Teach Mindfulness to Children

Cool Australia
Educating for a Sustainable future
Help children develop their emotional and physical wellbeing by using the five senses to teach mindfulness.
Target Audience
Early Childhood Teachers
4 reviews
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Learning Areas

General Description

This course will help you teach your children how to use mindfulness as a tool for learning and a way to care for wellbeing. You will read the latest research and participate in mindfulness activities that build your confidence and skills.

You’ll learn:
- How mindfulness benefits children and educators.
- How to teach mindfulness in nature using the five senses.
- How to use mindfulness as a learning tool.
- How mindfulness links to the EYLF and NQS.

Audience

Early Childhood Teachers

Available Delivery Formats

Format Description

24/7 lifetime course access


IMPORTANT INFORMATION:

- If you have a TTA subscription or membership please ignore the pricing when enrolling. Rest assured if your school has a subscription you will not be charged and for Memberships, your invoice will be adjusted accordingly to reflect your discount.

- If you have no subscription or membership but you are interested in placing a bulk discounted order for a team of teachers see the ONLINE TEAM tab above.

- For more details on our Unlimited Online Subscription packages Click here .

- Money-Back Guarantee – If you complete less than 25% of an online course and aren’t impressed, simply visit tta.edu/go/refund to let us know what happened, and we will cancel your enrolment and provide a full refund.

Teaching Standards

4.1.2 Proficient Level – Support student participation
4.3.2 Proficient Level – Manage challenging behaviour
4.4.2 Proficient Level – Maintain student safety

Are you in NSW? If so, this is relevant for you

Completing this course will contribute 2 hours of NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) Registered PD addressing 4.1.2, 4.3.2 & 4.4.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.

TTA (Teacher Training Australia) is endorsed to provide the NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) Registered Professional Development for teachers accredited at Proficient and Lead Level Teacher.


This course contributes to 2.0 professional development hours.

Occurrences

  Start Date Location Availability Price    
Enrol Now Now Online Places available $59 + GST Enrol Now

Sessions

Introduction

5 minutes

Get started with your online professional development

Benefits of Mindfulness

35 minutes

Read about the educational and health benefits of mindfulness

How to Teach Mindfulness

35 minutes

Experience activities and discover how to teach them.

Your Teaching

35 minutes

Download lesson plans and hear teaching tips.

Reflection

10 minutes

Reflect on your course learning and next steps.

User Rating

4.8

Latest Reviews

Please note the feedback listed here is unfiltered, and includes all comments and ratings collected.

Teach Mindfulness to Children - Cool Australia
05/12/2019

I think it was very illuminating.

Teach Mindfulness to Children - Cool Australia
02/09/2019

The content was good and helpful however I would have liked some more tips on activities to use with children. Sometimes it’s hard to search for these things and a list would be very helpful.

Teach Mindfulness to Children - Cool Australia
22/12/2018

I thought there were some very useful examples of techniques to incorporate into classroom sessions.

Teach Mindfulness to Children - Cool Australia
22/12/2018

Great


About the team


Cool Australia

Creator

Cool Australia is an award winning not-for-profit dedicated to supporting educators with tools to foster ‘learning for life’. We help integrate topics around sustainability, ethics, economics and wellbeing across the curriculum. This enables teachers of all age groups and disciplines to engage young Aussies in real-life learning whilst achieving Australian Curriculum and Early Years Learning Framework outcomes. Our accredited professional development is designed to build your confidence, understanding and expertise. You will learn through a mixture of practical and thinking activities as well as hearing the stories of others. Plus you will access a range of teaching tools that can you can use straight away in your teaching.