ReachOut Orb

A truly unique learning experience for a year 9 and 10 classrooms. ReachOut Orb is a game that teaches students skills to live a positive life.

What is ReachOut Orb?


ReachOut Orb is a serious game built for both iPad and desktop. It is designed to engage Year 9 and 10 students in the tools and strategies that can improve their wellbeing. Students enter a virtual world where a negative force known as The Glitch has drained colour from the world, causing people and machines to behave oddly. Students interact with a range of characters in an attempt to return colour and positivity to the world.

Click here to watch the How-to videos for more on what ReachOut Orb is, who created it and how to use it in your classroom.


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This game helps students to:

  • Improve their mental fitness and wellbeing
  • Understand a positivity mindset
  • Identify and use their strengths
  • Develop and sustain positive relationships
  • Build resilience

Supporting resources

ReachOut Orb program comes with a comprehensive classroom package for teachers. You will find all you need to get you and your class started. The package contains the following content:

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The Teacher Resource

ReachOut Orb is supported by a comprehensive teacher resource written by award-winning positive education experts Dr Toni Noble and Dr Helen McGrath

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Quick Guide

This Quick Guide provides an express introduction to ReachOut Orb, and will help you to quickly navigate the comprehensive resource.

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How-to Guide and Video

The how-to-guide and video is designed to help teachers install ReachOut Orb and utilise it within their classroom. They include explanations of key features and step-by-step instructions on technical aspects of the game.

How to get Orb for your school

Step 1


Sign up to ReachOut Schools to download the ReachOut Orb classroom package.

Step 2

Download Package

Get all the tools you need with Teacher Resource, the Teacher Resource Quick Guide and the How-to Guide.

Step 3

Get the app

Download ReachOut Orb today on the following devices;

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Device compatibility

Built for both iPad (Requires iOS 8.0 or later. Compatible with iPad and iPad air) and desktop (Requires Microsoft® Windows® 10+, XP/Vista or later or Mac OS X 10.7 +).

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For parents

Let parents know about ReachOut Orb by downloading the parent information sheet.