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My Transition Book

My Transition Book

A social story with spaces to add your own photos. We make one for the class and also make individual ones for children with SEN or Social and Emotional needs who we feel will need more support with the transition to next year. Use to prepare children for their new teacher, new classroom etc.
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Mental Health Awareness Week 2018 Worry Box Cover

Mental Health Awareness Week 2018 Worry Box Cover

Raise awareness and understanding of mental health issues with this worry box cover. Encourage your pupils to share their small problems so that they don’t develop into larger issues. Develop your pupil’s emotional wellbeing, language for discussing their emotions and provide them with coping strategies. 3 children in an average classroom are facing mental health problems and 75% of mental health issues arise before the age of 18. So we need to do all that we can to provide children with the tools to cope with these challenges and an understanding to support those around them as they grow. Designed with a focus on Eeyore so children can understand how they might feel like Eeyore at the moment but if they share their worries they could feel like Tigger. Purchase this resource, leave a review and choose a resource of mine for free! Just email your username and your chosen resource to teachallenjoy@gmail.com You might also be interested in my other Mental Health Awareness Week Resources: Circle Time Sessions Yrs 5-6 Circle Time Sessions Yrs 3-4 KS2 Assembly KS1 Assembly Emotion Word Searches
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Develop mastery in maths and build self-esteem | Discussing & Reasoning Resource

Develop mastery in maths and build self-esteem | Discussing & Reasoning Resource

10 PIECE DOWNLOAD ✔️ Improve mastery skills, develop self-esteem and encourage positive thinking. ✔️ Create engaging and thought-provoking discussions. ✔️ Provide opportunities for all learners to develop reasoning skills and build self-esteem. ✔️ Perfect for small group interventions and whole class lessons. Life By Shape resources can help improve mastery skills in two ways: showing how images can be used to represent problems or ideas giving an opportunity for children to discuss and reason Each Life By Shape resource included in this package shows words of inspiration and motivation represented by an image of shape. Using images to represent Each image has been designed to represent (or show) a motivational message. The key here is for children to try and imagine that each shape within an image represents an individual person. Once children understand this concept, the discussions really start flowing. Discussing & Reasoning Here are some possible questions that children could be asked to generate some discussions. How does the image relate to the words? Why do you think the bottom left square is different? And what could this represent? Why is the bottom left square a different colour to the rest? Why are all of the other shapes in a perfect pattern? If you were one of these squares, which one would you be? It’s important to remember that there does not have to be a right answer. The point of this is to give children an opportunity to express their thoughts through discussions and reasoning by ‘agreeing’ or ‘disagreeing’ with other children. How can Life By Shape resources help to build self-esteem and develop positive thinking? Each Life By Shape resource has a message of inspiration or motivation for children. Combined with discussions, all types of learners can access and understand important messages to build self-esteem and develop positive thinking.
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Mental Health Awareness Week 2018 KS1 BUNDLE

Mental Health Awareness Week 2018 KS1 BUNDLE

Raise awareness and understanding of mental health issues with this bundle of 30 emotion cards, 14 posters, and a 36 slide assembly. Develop your pupil’s emotional wellbeing, language for discussing their emotions and provide them with coping strategies. 3 children in an average classroom are facing mental health problems and 75% of mental health issues arise before the age of 18. So we need to do all that we can to provide children with the tools to cope with these challenges and an understanding to support those around them as they grow. A large bundle of resources for KS1. Purchase this resource, leave a review and choose a resource of mine for free! Just email your username and your chosen resource to teachallenjoy@gmail.com
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Positive Postcards

Positive Postcards

The two images can be printed back to back in colour on white card. The front of the positive postcard shows a superhero holding up a rainbow with the words ‘Power of Positivity’. The writing side of the postcard includes a positive poem to encourage children to believe in themselves and boost their confidence. There is space to write a short message as well as an address which can be sent home or it could be the class name and school address. I used these for several purposes: Improve mental health and well-being. Engage children with behaviour problems catching them doing something postive. As a reward system. Given to children who have low self-esteem and confidence. If used in the class room rather than sent home, I would leave it in the child’s place at the end of the day so it was a surprise for them in the morning. Please note: The cover image only shows part of the postive postcard logo.
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Mental Health Awareness Week 2018 Word Searches

Mental Health Awareness Week 2018 Word Searches

Mental Health Awareness Week 14th-20th May 2018 Celebrate this week in your school and heighten your pupil’s awareness of mental health. Use these high quality emotion word searches for an opener, plenary or extension activity. Enhance your pupil’s understanding of their emotions and how to deal with them. Engage your pupil’s in this important and relevant dialogue. Enable your students to have a positive mental health. 10 word searches each focusing on one emotion and the linked synonyms. Purchase this resource, leave a review and choose a resource of mine for free! Just email your username and your chosen resource to teachallenjoy@gmail.com Why not check out my circle time activities for years 3 and 4? Or download a complete lesson on Dreams and Aspirations here. You can find more high quality KS2 resources at my shop.
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Mental Health Awareness Week 2018 KS1 Assembly

Mental Health Awareness Week 2018 KS1 Assembly

Mental Health Awareness Week 14th-20th May 2018 This is a detailed 36 slide PowerPoint ideal for an assembly or lesson or both for this special week on raising awareness and understanding of mental health . Could also be a useful PSHE lesson on discussing and coping with feelings. Takes the children through these key question: What is mental health? A child friendly definition. Why is mental health important? Explains how anyone can have mental health problems so it is important to understand. What do people think about mental health now? Explains the stigma associated with mental health and the importance of seeing a doctor for body and mind illnesses. What should we do when things get tough? Strategies for coping with intense feelings, inspirational quotes from well known fairy tales and reasons for keeping active. How do I keep my mind healthy? Easy everyday activities that can keep your mind healthy. What about other people? Supporting others with mental illness, medication and public perceptions. Who has mental health problems? 4 inspirational stories of famous people sharing their experiences. What have we learnt today? It is important to talk about our emotions, ask for help when we need support and to look after our minds and bodies. Who can we ask for help? 4 sources of support supplied. Lots of opportunities for discussion and higher level thinking. All concepts explained clearly. All child friendly terms used. Relevant for KS1. Purchase this resource, leave a review and choose a resource of mine for free! Just email your username and your chosen resource to** teachallenjoy@gmail.com** You can find more high quality KS2 resources at my shop. You might also be interested in my other new resources for mental health awareness week: Emotion Cards Mental Health Awareness Posters SElf Esteem PSHE Lesson
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Mental Health Awareness Week 2018 BIG KS2 Bundle

Mental Health Awareness Week 2018 BIG KS2 Bundle

Raise awareness and understanding of mental health issues with this bundle of 10 lessons, 14 posters, 10 word searches and a 32 slide assembly. Develop your pupil’s emotional wellbeing, language for discussing their emotions and provide them with coping strategies. 3 children in an average classroom are facing mental health problems and 75% of mental health issues arise before the age of 18. So we need to do all that we can to provide children with the tools to cope with these challenges and an understanding to support those around them as they grow. A large bundle of resources for KS2. Purchase this resource, leave a review and choose a resource of mine for free! Just email your username and your chosen resource to teachallenjoy@gmail.com
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Like or Dislike - Social and emotional resources

Like or Dislike - Social and emotional resources

This resource consists of: 104 cards 1 game board 5 worksheets Children will learn that it is ok to say what they like or what they dislike. They will also understand that everyone has different likes and dislikes. Teach diversity.
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Mental Health Awareness Week 2018 Posters

Mental Health Awareness Week 2018 Posters

Mental Health Awareness Week 14th-20th May 2018 Celebrate this week in your school and heighten your pupil’s awareness of mental health. Use these 14 colourful and thought provoking posters to promote discussion and awareness. Use as a circle time focus or as a calming plenary. Enhance your pupil’s understanding of their emotions and how to deal with them. Engage your pupil’s in this important and relevant dialogue. Enable your students to have a positive mental health. Posters cover these main topics: Trying new activities Balanced diet of life When to ask for help Sharing worries Understanding feelings Coping strategies E-safety guidance Explaining your feelings Knowing your feelings Goals Support options available Purchase this resource, leave a review and choose a resource of mine for free! Just email your username and your chosen resource to teachallenjoy@gmail.com Why not use my Emotion Cards to further develop your pupils EQ. Or check out my circle time activities for years 3 and 4. Or download a complete lesson on Dreams and Aspirations here. You can find more high quality KS2 resources at my shop.
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Good day/bad day - thinking tool

Good day/bad day - thinking tool

Good day/Bad day - great thinking tool to find out information from a child on what they consider is a good day and what they consider is a bad day. How can a bad day be turned into a good day?
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Pupil Well being group full planning and resources

Pupil Well being group full planning and resources

This is a plan of 8 sessions for pupil well being. I have planned it for KS2 but could easily be adapted for KS1 or more vulnerable KS3 pupils. I have written them using some ideas from Thrive and Nurture group training and some other, wider reading (some of the happiness resources are from Relax Kids and can be downloaded for free. Everything else I have made myself). Sessions address: helpful and unhelpful thoughts, happiness, being in nature and how this helps us, having a healthy body (exercise), superheroes - celebrating being us, how our friends help us, healthy bodies (diet - cooking, including recipes) and developing imagination and increasing independence.
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Match it! - emotional literacy, emotional intelligence, mental health, emotions

Match it! - emotional literacy, emotional intelligence, mental health, emotions

This is a matching game using emotions from different nationalities. Of course it has the underlying message that we all feel emotions no matter who you are, where you live or whatever your skin colour is. Included in the pack: A game board A feelings mat in colour and black and white worksheets covering all the emotions shown in boy version and girl version Each child throws a die and moves that number of places. If they land on a ‘child’ they must match that emotion to their mat. They can circle it on their mat with a dry wipe pen. Encourage them to name the emotion. This could be extended to ‘Tell me a time when you felt like that’. If they land on an instruction then they must move that number of places either forwards or backwards. The winner is the person who has circled the most emotions on their mat when everyone has reached the end of the game board. The feelings mat could also be used as an emotional register or a prompt for including emotions in their writing. There is a set of worksheets for each emotion (boy and girl version) to explore the child’s emotion in more detail. It is simply drawing a picture and writing a sentence or two.
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Emotions Intervention - Mental Health, emotional intelligence, emotional literacy

Emotions Intervention - Mental Health, emotional intelligence, emotional literacy

This intervention is written for a group of six children and is led by an ELSA or teaching assistant. It covers recognising, labelling and expressing the six basic emotions. It is written for children from 4-7 but could also be useful for children with autism or special needs. The sessions last for approximately 40 to 60 minutes. The intervention covers the six basic emotions of happy, sad, angry, scared, surprised and disgusted. A pre and post assessment is filled in by the class teacher at the beginning and end of the intervention. The assessments we use are enclosed with this pack. These assessments cover other areas of emotional literacy and social skills but are a good indicator of any other problems that the child may have. Please choose which ones you want to use. You may have other generic assessments that you use but it is important to try and track progress however you choose to do it. Often when a child takes part in this type of intervention other skills are developed too. For example social skills, sharing, co-operating, teamwork and self-esteem to name a few. It is a good idea to keep a book, like a learning journey to stick the children’s work in. This is a brilliant way of sharing with parents and teachers things that the children are doing with you. All the paper resources are included in this pack. You will need a large sheet of paper for week 6 and a cuddly teddy and hoops for week 2. Learning objectives are as follows: I can recognise and name the six basic emotions I can understand the reasons why I might feel different emotions I can give examples of when I felt happy and sad I can give examples of when I felt angry and scared I can give examples of when I felt surprised and disgusted I can tell you about some of the physical sensations I get when I feel an emotion
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Mental Health Awareness Week 2018 Emotion Cards

Mental Health Awareness Week 2018 Emotion Cards

Mental Health Awareness Week 14th-20th May 2018 Celebrate this week in your school and heighten your classes awareness of mental health. Use these high quality emotion cards for a discussion, display, assembly, circle time or English writing lesson and for many more opportunities. Enhance your pupil’s understanding of their emotions and how to deal with them. Engage your pupil’s in this important and relevant dialogue. Enable your students to have a positive mental health. Each card contains an emotion with a bank of synonyms to help the students understand this emotion deeply and how other emotions link to it. They also contain a real photo of a child showing this emotion, to further explain each one. Purchase this resource, leave a review and choose a resource of mine for free! Just email your username and your chosen resource to teachallenjoy@gmail.com Why not check out my circle time activities for years 3 and 4? Or download a complete lesson on Dreams and Aspirations here. You can find more high quality KS2 resources at my shop.
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Personalised Story pack 2 - Social skills

Personalised Story pack 2 - Social skills

The pack includes: 10 different stories – which can be personalised with a photo and a name. These are available in a girl version and boy version where needed. Prompt cards – these take the key points from the story which can be put on a keyring and used often to remind children of what they are trying to achieve Target sheet – Children colour a star and number each time they hit their target. Certificate – Children get to take a certificate home when they have filled in the 5 stars on the target sheet.
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Symbols for Lessons and School Activities for Timetables and Structure - SEN - ASD - Behaviour

Symbols for Lessons and School Activities for Timetables and Structure - SEN - ASD - Behaviour

Symbols for lessons to create specific timetables. Symbols can be cut up, laminated, velcroed etc. This ensures that pupils know what to expect during the day and this can particularly support pupils with SEN, behavioural difficulties or anxiety. Symbolised timetables can be tailoured for the individual pupil or can be displayed for the whole class to see. Simple attached to a strip of velcro.
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Now and Next Board - Complete with Timetable Lesson Symbols - SEN - Behaviour

Now and Next Board - Complete with Timetable Lesson Symbols - SEN - Behaviour

Now and next boards helps pupils with SEN and behavioural difficulties to focus on what they should be doing in the instant, and what will be happening next. This is a very supportive strategy as it breaks the day down into simple stages and helps to alleviate anxiety. Simply attach a piece of velcro to the now and next areas. Symbols for lessons and transitions can be laminated and used to velcro to the board.
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LEGO Therapy Resource Pack SEN/PSHE

LEGO Therapy Resource Pack SEN/PSHE

Teacher made (not official LEGO or LEGO Therapy made) LEGO Therapy Resource Pack to use for LEGO Therapy sessions in school, following LEGO therapy training. -Session rules -Session note/observation sheet -Role badges -Feeling card -How I’m Feeling poster. Useful alongside formative assessment from local authority SEN team, lots of useful youtube videos can be found to support teachers/HLTAs/TAs on how to conduct LEGO therapy.
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Roll and Calm - Social and Emotional activity

Roll and Calm - Social and Emotional activity

These need practising when the child is calm so they know what to do when those angry feelings hit them. Throw a die and practice that calm down skill. Continue until all the calming down strategies have been learnt.
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Capture those moment - social and emotional learning

Capture those moment - social and emotional learning

I love resources that are adaptable and can be used in many ways. This resource does just that. It can be used in so many ways, it is fun, children can draw or write. This could be used very easily for Mother’s day. Children could draw or write special memories with their mum. It would be a great display or stick it to the front of a card for the children to take home. Just print it smaller or use it as this size but use A3 card folded.
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Growth Mindset Colouring Inspirational Sheets, Pages, Posters: GROWING BUNDLE

Growth Mindset Colouring Inspirational Sheets, Pages, Posters: GROWING BUNDLE

Explore more of growth mindset mentality with ALL of my motivational, inspirational and relaxing zen doodle colouring pages in this GROWING bundle! In this bundle you will get ALL the growth mindset colouring packs at 20% off, as well as any future sets for FREE! The price will increase with each addition though, so hurry! Most teachers have used these to create a calming and inspirational atmosphere in their classrooms by displaying the finished sheets on the walls, which students love. So take some time out of a hectic day to give your students the opportunity to just focus, motivate and enjoy themselves today – they deserve it!
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