These classes are for kids, 1st through 5th grades, AND their parents/adults. Students will practice the skills with their adults in real time through structured, developmentally appropriate games, stories, and role-plays.
Fees: FREE to Sunrise Elementary families thanks to grant funding.
To Register: Please complete the enrollment form below in order to reserve a place in the desired workshop(s).
Spaces are reserved on a first-come, first-served basis.
Since 1994, Kidpower of Colorado has been teaching children and the adults who care for them the skills and self-confidence that they need to stay safe and respond constructively to threatening circumstances. Kidpower provides experiential, developmentally appropriate, evidence-based programs that teach children skills that help them stay safe from abuse and harassment, including bullying. Learn more at www.kidpowercs.org or call (719) 520.1311.
What skills do children learn?
Be aware and confident
Keep a safe distance from strangers
Use voice and body to stay safe
Get help from busy adults
Set boundaries on unwanted touch or behavior
Effectively address situations with bullies
How do we teach these skills?
We use upbeat language that is skill-based, not fear based
Kids have opportunities to “learn by doing” in a fun and empowering way
We focus on positive, practical solutions children can use to leave or stop problems as quickly as possible
Class size is limited to 25 students. Sign up is on a first come, first served basis.