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FLEX Life Ready Essential Life Skills for Young Learners Pt 1 8W1

Explosive Learning Jo Reynolds Life Skill Teachers
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Part 1 of 2. Life-Ready is a two part 8 week online class designed to equip young learners with essential life skills that they need before leaving the family home.

Class experience

US Grade 4 - 6
Beginner - Intermediate Level
8 lessons//8 Weeks
 Week 1
Lesson 1
Goal Setting and Time Management
Learn how to set SMART goals and develop time management strategies to balance priorities.
 Week 2
Lesson 2
Financial Literacy
Understand the essentials of budgeting, saving, and investing for financial stability.
 Week 3
Lesson 3
Critical Thinking and Problem Solving
Develop the skills to analyze situations, identify problems, and find effective solutions.
 Week 4
Lesson 4
Effective Communication
Master techniques for clear and confident communication in various settings.
 Week 5
Lesson 5
Digital Citizenship
Learn responsible online behavior, digital privacy, and internet safety.
 Week 6
Lesson 6
Conflict Resolution
Gain skills to navigate disagreements and maintain healthy relationships.
 Week 7
Lesson 7
Self-Care and Wellbeing
Explore strategies for stress management, mindfulness, and emotional health.
 Week 8
Lesson 8
Leadership and Teamwork
Learn how to inspire and collaborate with others to achieve common goals.
This class is taught in English.
  • Throughout the class, students will learn important life skills, including goal setting and time management, financial literacy, critical thinking and problem solving, effective communication, digital citizenship, conflict resolution, self-care and well-being, leadership and teamwork, entrepreneurship and innovation, health and nutrition, career readiness, community engagement, creativity and innovation, resilience and adaptability, ethics and morality, and home management.
Our instructor, Jo, brings a unique set of skills and experience to the table, making him the ideal teacher for this course on essential life skills for teens. With over 20 years of teaching experience, Jo has a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science and a passion for teaching various subjects to learners of all ages. Additionally, he has worked as a martial arts expert and has performed around the world with various circus teams, showcasing his many talents, including bubbleology, staff spinning, juggling, and stilt walking.

As a successful serial entrepreneur, Jo has a wealth of knowledge in financial management and investment portfolio management, making him an expert in identifying and seizing opportunities.  Throughout his university education, Jo took various classes related to the topics covered in this 16-week course, further enhancing his expertise in essential life skills. Jo's diverse background and extensive experience make him the ideal instructor for this course, designed to equip students with the necessary skills and knowledge to successfully navigate the challenges of adulthood.
Homework Offered
After watching each pre-recorded video and completing the homework assignments, students will receive feedback and the specific next steps on how to improve or adapt. Homework assignments will include individual and group projects that should take about 30 mins per week.
0 - 1 hours per week outside of class
Assessments Offered
Learner progress will be assessed through homework assignments, class projects, and teacher feedback.
Grades Offered
Learners will not need any special supplies for this class.
This class does not require any specific content warnings or safety precautions. However, parents should be aware that some topics covered in the class, such as ethics and morality, may prompt discussions and questions that require careful handling.
"7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens" by Sean Covey
"Rich Dad Poor Dad" by Robert Kiyosaki
"The 4-Hour Work Week" by Timothy Ferriss
"The Lean Startup" by Eric Ries
"The Power of Positive Thinking" by Norman Vincent Peale
"How to Win Friends and Influence People" by Dale Carnegie
"The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People" by Stephen Covey
"Essentialism" by Greg McKeown
"Getting Things Done" by David Allen
"Mindset" by Carol Dweck
Joined May, 2020
Teacher expertise and credentials
Bachelor's Degree in Science
Jo Reynolds BSc Money Business Video Games YouTube
Explosive Learning specialises in Life Skills classes that:

* Develop essential life skills rarely taught in schools
* Improve wellbeing by helping make kids happy and active
* Increase confidence through performance skills
* Are great fun to... 
Self-Paced Class


weekly or $99 for all content
8 pre-recorded lessons
8 weeks of teacher support
Choose your start date
1 year of access to the content

Ages: 7-10

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