Free Resources

Cut out People

August 15, 2017
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Cut out People I love these little people and they are so versatile. I asked the members of the ELSA Group to come up with ideas on how to use them with children. Here are their suggestions and some of mine too. Decorate them with different facial expressions. A fantastic prompt for discussing feelings. Use […]

Anger poem for children with questions

July 15, 2017
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Anger poem and questions I love writing poems for children and I recently wrote this one which explains anger. You can download the anger poem below and if you scroll down there are some questions you could ask which will help you get the most out of this poem. Hope you and the children enjoy […]

Last week of school – ideas

July 15, 2017
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Last week of school – ideas So we are getting to the end of term and things definitely get less structured. I will be posting a simple resources each day from now until the end of term. These are all free to download. NUMBER 1 – Memory wheel Download: last week of school Ask children to […]

My Holiday Diary

July 10, 2017
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My Holiday Diary A free diary to give your children as they break up for the summer. So much nicer than homework and you may find out quite a bit about them. Will be great for discussion in the new year. I have done a full colour version and a semi black and white version. […]

New ELSA Assessments 2017

July 10, 2017
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ELSA Assessments A few people were asking about having a section for anxiety so I decided to revamp the whole ELSA assessments and split it into sections. You can use all of it but also you could only use the bits that you deem to be relevant. I haven’t posted images of all of them […]

Message for my new teacher

June 27, 2017
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Message for my new teacher Someone messaged me today asking for a template for writing to a new teacher. This ties in with the KS1/KS2 Transition intervention. Of course I always like to help if I can so I came up with this. Download: Message for a new teacher

FREE Transition ideas

June 26, 2017
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Free transition ideas Here are some ideas from the website with links to each resource. You can download the PDF here with all the links; Transition ideas

Summer Challenge 2017

June 23, 2017
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Summer Challenge 2017 Someone asked me if I was doing another Summer challenge because last years was so useful and the children really enjoyed it. Here is this years. Download: Summer challenge 2017 and for those children who complete the challenge here is a little certificate to give them. Download: SUMMER CHALLENGE 2017 CERTIFICATES

What do I love about school? – Transition activity

June 19, 2017
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What do I love about school? The possibilities are endless with this little activity using a heart template where both sides fold in. It could be used in the following way: What do I love about school? What do I love about my class? What do I love about my friends? What do I love […]

Mindfulness colouring book

June 12, 2017
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Mindfulness pattern book. I have made this mindfulness booklet for children and you can download it for free. I have used the heart shape throughout the booklet with lots of different things to colour. Colouring is relaxing and children talk when colouring. Use these if the child is feeling stressed, angry, anxious and give them […]