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Commencing in Term 3 2021
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Year Six Flourish is a High School Preparation and Resilience Program designed to prepare and equip Year Six girls in their transition from primary to secondary school.
At Flourish, we recognise that the transition into High School can be a stressful and daunting one. The Flourish program delves into helpful topics such as organisation and planning, goal setting, managing homework and getting along with teachers.
The material is presented in creative and engaging ways each week, through the use of videos, creative projects, skits, games, and team building activities.
Discussions offer practical advice and helpful strategies for making new friends, managing bullying, safe use of social media as well as many other pertinent issues. The program focuses on empowering and encouraging girls, helping them to develop and maintain positive self-image and strong self-esteem, and equipping them to make positive and informed choices.
Our focus on resilience building includes critically and openly discussing influences and peer pressure. The unique small group discussion focus allows for close mentoring relationships between girls and their mentor leaders to be formed, creating opportunities for girls to hear secret tips, stories, advice and strategies from older girls.
Flourish provides a warm and welcoming space for girls to share concerns and stories, ask questions, receive advice and support, form new friendships and have fun whilst preparing for high school together.
Sessions includes team building, active, get-to-know-you and creative games, opportunities to chat, small group discussions, whole group discussions and Q&A panels, stories, videos, and opportunities to ask questions and share experiences.
Our drafted dates for 2020 are.....
S1 - 24th July
S2 - 7th August
S3 - 21st August
S4 - 4th September
S5 - 18th September (Last day of gov. school term)
S6 – 2nd October (School Holiday Extended Session 2pm – 9pm)
S7 – 9th October
S8 – 23rd October
S9 – 6th November
S10 - 20th November
S11 - EPIC Celebration Event – Saturday November 28th - 7pm - 9.30pm
**IMPORTANT** Attendance: You are expected to attend at least 7 of 9 Friday evening sessions. Failure to attend these may result in losing your place in the program regardless of reason. Mentoring Programs will not be as effective with lower attendance. There will be a waiting list of girls ready to commence if a place becomes available!