Middle School Scope and Sequence

 

6th

7th

8th

1. Define Success.

*Success depends on meaningful and personal interest

*Success is individualistic

Success must remain meaningful and correlate to new interests

2. Define the goal.

*Goals must be specific, clear, and realistic

*Goals must be specific, clear, and realistic

*New goals should reflect increased responsibility

3. Identify one's support system for accomplishing the goal.

*Support system will change

*As personal interests develop, support system will expand

*Support system includes outside community resources

4. Develop action plan       a) Outline steps

*An Action plan specifies behaviors to be performed

*An Action plan specifies behaviors to be performed

*An Action plan specifies behaviors to be performed

b) Consider possible obstacles

*Obstacles will occur

*Obstacles will occur

*Obstacles will occur

c) Consider resources

*Various resources help

*Various resources help

*Various resources help

d) Establish a time

*Goals take time

*Short and Long-term goals involve different time blocks

*Short and Long-term goals involve different time blocks

5. Implement the plan

*Achievement depends on implementation

*Achievement depends on implementation

*Achievement depends on implementation

6. Monitor, pause, and reflect

*Individual is responsible for continually monitoring plan

*Individual is responsible for continually monitoring plan

*Individual is responsible for continually monitoring plan

7. Reenter process at any step if adjustment is necessary.

*Adjustments may be needed

*Adjustments may be needed

*Adjustments may be needed

8. Evaluate, access, and affirm.

*Evaluation of progress is an ongoing process

*Evaluation of progress is an ongoing process

*Evaluation of progress is an ongoing process

9. Celebrate Success.

*Celebration is the springboard to goal attainment

*Celebration is the springboard to goal attainment

*Celebration is the springboard to goal attainment

10. Decide what to take to the next goal.

*One goal builds upon another

*One goal builds upon another

*One goal builds upon another

Link to Goal Setting Page