Learning Materials

Below you'll find teaching materials such as lesson plans, student materials, teaching guides and club resources.

TEAM-ORIENTED MINDSET: DEVELOPING TEAMWORK

TEAM-ORIENTED MINDSET: DEVELOPING TEAMWORK

A collaboration between Riot Games and The Cybersmile Foundation, this lesson plan introduces students to the concept of teamwork, focusing on communication, cooperation and player relationships through structured discussion and group exercises.

30-45 minutes minutes
Pen/paper for students
RESPECT: TEAMMATES AND OPPOSITION

RESPECT: TEAMMATES AND OPPOSITION

A collaboration between Riot Games and The Cybersmile Foundation, this lesson plan highlights the importance of a healthy and positive team-spirit, with a focus on empathy/mutual respect for teammates and other players through structured group discussion and learning exercises.

30-45 minutes minutes
Pen/paper for students, tape/chalk/string/an existing straight line on the floor.
DISCIPLINE: PRACTICE, TRAINING AND DEVELOPMENT

DISCIPLINE: PRACTICE, TRAINING AND DEVELOPMENT

A collaboration between Riot Games and The Cybersmile Foundation, this lesson plan explores what it takes to improve in a way that produces continual development, as well as helping students recognise emotional triggers and create strategies on how to avoid unnecessary conflict.

30-45 minutes minutes
Pen/paper for students
RESILIENCE: CHARACTER AND SELF-CONTROL

RESILIENCE: CHARACTER AND SELF-CONTROL

A collaboration between Riot Games and The Cybersmile Foundation, this lesson plan dives into the pressure created in intense/competitive game environments and how players can manage in-game frustrations and emotional responses.

30-45 minutes minutes
Pen/paper for students
POSITIVE ATTITUDE: MAINTAINING PRODUCTIVE GAMEPLAY

POSITIVE ATTITUDE: MAINTAINING PRODUCTIVE GAMEPLAY

A collaboration between Riot Games and The Cybersmile Foundation, this lesson plan looks at how a consistent positive approach can help players support and motivate each other, regardless of the situation, creating a cohesive team approach to maintaining productive and positive gameplay.

30-45 minutes minutes
Pen/paper for students
TEACHING RESILIENCE AND A TEAM-ORIENTED MINDSET

TEACHING RESILIENCE AND A TEAM-ORIENTED MINDSET

A collaboration between Riot Games and Two Hat Security, this lesson plan asks students to reflect on their behaviour directly after a game of League of Legends, encouraging students to develop and articulate some concrete personal strategies for dealing with online situations, including the stress of competition.

60–70 minutes minutes
Computers with League of Legends installed, pens/paper for students
SPORTSMANSHIP DISCUSSION CARDS

SPORTSMANSHIP DISCUSSION CARDS

Colourful cards that cultivate student driven discussion around League of Legends and online behaviour. These cards are designed for double-sided printing, intended to be cut into quarters.

ASPECTS OF SPORTSMANSHIP

ASPECTS OF SPORTSMANSHIP

Classroom materials to help students understand and connect with the six aspects of sportsmanship. These materials encourage self reflection and analysis of a student’s own behaviour, asking them to identify with different levels of mastery within each aspect. Feel free to use our condensed, interactive version of these materials too!

STUDENT SELF-EVALUATION SHEETS

STUDENT SELF-EVALUATION SHEETS

After games of League of Legends, these sheets encourage students to think about their behaviour and self-identify which areas of sportsmanship they excel in and where they feel they could improve.

SPORTSMANSHIP WORKSHOP PACK

SPORTSMANSHIP WORKSHOP PACK

We’ve taken the League of Legends sportsmanship workshop to multiple education events across Australia. The following assets are free to use, being designed to encourage students to discuss and analyse the importance of sportsmanship and online etiquette in game.

The assets include: Learning outcomes, discovery cards, learning cards, Q&A cards, ‘design a champ’ worksheet, the online gamer’s oath.

SPORTSMANSHIP POSTER PACK

SPORTSMANSHIP POSTER PACK

Posters that provide simple, visually effective breakdowns of each aspect of sportsmanship. Display these in the classroom or wherever you choose to run your League of Legends club.

Flyer Pack

Flyer Pack

Spice up your school’s club events and announcements with this fully customisable flyer pack. The pack includes four different League of Legends themed flyers.

TEACHING THE VALUES OF SPORTSMANSHIP

TEACHING THE VALUES OF SPORTSMANSHIP

How we authentically and naturally connect to best guide and support a young person on their digital journey.

SUMMONERS RIFT MAP

SUMMONERS RIFT MAP

Summoner’s Rift is the map that League of Legends games take place on. This can be used for pre game planning and post game reflection.

SUMMONERS RIFT MAP - WIREFRAME

SUMMONERS RIFT MAP - WIREFRAME

Summoner’s Rift is the map that League of Legends games take place on. This can be used for pre game planning and post game reflection.

VIOLENCE, AGGRESSION AND VIDEO GAMES

VIOLENCE, AGGRESSION AND VIDEO GAMES

Made in consultation with the Alannah & Madeline Foundation, this document looks at the effects video games have on those who engage with the medium and how this applies specifically to League of Legends and a teenage audience. The document is based around research and studies done by experts in the fields of both psychology and video games.

TEACHING THE ASPECTS OF SPORTSMANSHIP

TEACHING THE ASPECTS OF SPORTSMANSHIP

Reference materials that break down the six aspects of sportsmanship, empowering teachers to accurately help their students during their self-evaluation.

AUSTRALIAN TEACHING GUIDE

AUSTRALIAN TEACHING GUIDE

This teaching guide gives an in-depth look at the benefits of teaching with League of Legends, why LoL clubs are important and how sportsmanship and online behaviour tie into the Australian curriculum.

NEW ZEALAND TEACHING GUIDE

NEW ZEALAND TEACHING GUIDE

This teaching guide gives an in-depth look at the benefits of teaching with League of Legends, why LoL clubs are important and how sportsmanship and online behaviour tie into the New Zealand curriculum.

GENERAL INFORMATION PACK

GENERAL INFORMATION PACK

This guide provides a general overview on LoL clubs, how to get started, running play sessions and technical help.

TOURNAMENT GUIDE

TOURNAMENT GUIDE

Information on how to organise, setup and run a League of Legends tournament for your students.

LEAGUE OF LEGENDS CLUBS

LEAGUE OF LEGENDS CLUBS

High school League of Legends clubs are having a profound impact on students across Australia and New Zealand.

HEALTHY ELECTRONIC GAMING

HEALTHY ELECTRONIC GAMING

Gaming can be a positive and enjoyable pastime. It can help us to connect with others, feel socially included and improve our self-esteem. Healthy gaming can help us to have structure and routine in our lives and provides some beneficial downtime, relaxation and fun.

SLEEP & GAMING

SLEEP & GAMING

Sleep is important for our physical and mental health. Although it varies from person to person, if you’re aged between 12–17 years, you should be aiming for 8 to 10 hours sleep per night and 18–25 year olds should try to get 7 to 9 hours.

SCREEN TIME

SCREEN TIME

The internet has changed the way we work, socialise and relax, with a lot of these activities now happening online. It has added a lot of value to our lives.

UNDERSTANDING GAMING

UNDERSTANDING GAMING

A guide for family and friends. The information in this fact sheet is designed to help you better understand your young person’s gaming and internet use and how you can support them to maintain a healthy balance in their lives.

RECALL AND RESTORE

RECALL AND RESTORE

Riot Games is collaborating with headspace and Le Va for ‘Recall and Restore’.

Players from the Oceanic Pro League (OPL) reflect on what helps them with their mental health and wellbeing.

RECALL AND RESTORE - HEALTHY AND BALANCED LIFESTYLE

RECALL AND RESTORE - HEALTHY AND BALANCED LIFESTYLE

Riot Games is collaborating with headspace and Le Va for ‘Recall and Restore’.

Players from the Oceanic Pro League (OPL) reflect on how a healthy, balanced lifestyle helps them with their mental health and wellbeing.

RECALL AND RESTORE - EXERCISE

RECALL AND RESTORE - EXERCISE

Riot Games is collaborating with headspace and Le Va for ‘Recall and Restore’.

Players from the Oceanic Pro League (OPL) reflect on why exercise helps them with their mental health and wellbeing.

RECALL AND RESTORE - HEALTHY HABITS

RECALL AND RESTORE - HEALTHY HABITS

Riot Games is collaborating with headspace and Le Va for ‘Recall and Restore’.

Players from the Oceanic Pro League (OPL) reflect on how healthy habits support them with their mental health and wellbeing.

MASTERY CLASS: SHOUTCASTING 101

MASTERY CLASS: SHOUTCASTING 101

Mastery class on esports commentary – also known as shoutcasting.

Featuring professional League of Legends casters: Froskurinn, Spawn and Rusty.

A BEGINNERS LESSON IN TEAMWORK

A BEGINNERS LESSON IN TEAMWORK

Keep a cool head, don’t flame… and you might be able to 5v1 a Teemo… maybe.

Created by PentaMagic