Develop emotional intelligence (EQ) with sequenced lessons focused on critical EQ concepts. These easy-to-use and flexible hands-on lessons utilize instructional strategies designed to fit the developmental needs and strengths of adolescents.The lessons are divided into three modules based on the Collaborative for Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning’s (CASEL) core competencies. Each module targets five specific social and emotional skills which are taught by the lessons.Module 1: Self-Awareness and Self-Management Skills Knowing Your EQ Strengths and Challenges Understanding Your Values and Being Your Best Self Thinking and Talking About Feelings Recognizing Negative Self-Talk and Practicing Positive Self-Talk Achieving and Maintaining Self-ControlModule 2: Social Awareness and Relationship Skills Anticipating and Defusing Trigger Situations Assertive Communication Reading the Social and Emotional Cues of Others Playing Our Many Social Roles EmpathyModule 3: Responsible Decision-Making and Problem-Solving Skills Using the ESP Problem-Solving Process Goal Setting Brainstorming Anticipating Outcomes Planning for Success and Overcoming ObstaclesCopyright 2018. Middle school, high school. 8 x 11 inches. Softcover, 160 pages.