‘Shake it Off’ video. We miss you all!
Resources to support children
Look on the bright side resource- Ask an adult to read the instructions to you and create your own positive goals.
School of thought-
Make time for quality time. Explore the world together at home.
We believe that all children benefit from spending quality time with their parents – connecting and having conversations about the things that really matter.
This focus is on the importance of relationships.
Mindfulness Challenge cards- Being aware of our body and mind and the word around us. Can you try a card daily?
Let’s focus on our own happiness. Take 5 minutes and look at these useful ideas.
Happiness tree for the month – Understand how your feeling today, use your colours to mark your emotion, maybe add a reason why.- Click here
The Happy meter- How can you make your day just a little brighter? Find out by read these tips. – Click here
Create your own happiness colouring sheet or use this example – Click here
Happiness diary – Helps you to focus and reflect on your day ahead and perhaps the day you’ve just had. – Click here
Design your own T shirt- What makes you happy? Can you draw it ? What colours will you add? – Click here
Can you create your own happiness bookmark? Here are a few examples. Click here
Compliment cards- A compliment is a small act of kindness to brighten somebody’s day. It will make you feel better. Here are a few examples. Have you used a compliment today? How do you feel? Click Here
Social Stories to support children’s understanding.
A free information book explaining the coronavirus to children, illustrated by Gruffalo illustrator Axel Scheffler- Click here
Social Stories about Coronavirus
Social Stories are great for helping children deal with things that they may find difficult to understand. Reading and sharing these stories regularly with your child should help to develop their understanding of a situation.
School is Closing
What is Coronavirus?
We are at home
What is going on?
Children’s Commissioner Guide to Coronavirus
Children’s Commissioner Guide
The guide aims to answer children’s questions about coronavirus, tell children how to stay safe and protect other people and how to help them make the best of their time at home.