YEAR 7: Self esteem

A multimedia interactive lesson on self-esteem from a Christian perspective

The session will cover:

  • The exploration of the meaning of self-esteem and the variety of types
  • Discussions on the influence of surroundings, family, friends and the media on our self-esteem
  • An in-depth analysis of airbrushing and its effect on body image
  • Statistics, facts and personal stories on eating disorders
  • What the Bible teaches us about self-esteem
  • Reflection upon students own achievements and ambitions
  • Examination of the uniqueness of the human body
  • Exploration of the change of the ideal body image in the media over time
  • Evaluation on how Christians find their sense of value and self-esteem through what the Bible teaches

Ideal for Year 7 and above.

6 in 10 girls stop doing what they love because they feel bad about their looks. 75% of girls with low self-esteem reported engaging in negative activities like cutting, bullying, smoking, drinking, or disordered eating. www.dosomething.org

6 in 10 girls stop doing what they love because they feel bad about their looks. 75% of girls with low self-esteem reported engaging in negative activities like cutting, bullying, smoking, drinking, or disordered eating. www.dosomething.org