Free Resources

Dream Diary

May 13, 2017
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Dream Diary This Dream Diary is a result of  a post in the ELSA Group. Lots of children do have nightmares and struggle to cope. They might have sleep problems and are worried and anxious. There are lots of ways to help and one very helpful way is to help the child change their dream […]

How are you feeling today? Watches

May 7, 2017
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How are you feeling today? Watches I made some phonic watches and thought they would work for emotions too. These only have the first 4 basic emotions on them but that makes them perfect for young children who might like having a ‘watch’ on. There is a girls version and a boys version. Great way […]

Pupil Feedback Form – ELSA Sessions

April 26, 2017
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Pupil Feedback Form This form can be used pre and post intervention and will give you a bit more evidence should you need it on pupil progress. Like many resources I have created in the past it was an ELSA who contacted me and asked if this was something I provided. Through discussion in the […]

Emotional Register interactive

April 25, 2017
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Emotional Register interactive This emotional register is interactive. It is a PowerPoint show and when the child chooses an emotion the little character does a little spin. There is a boy’s version, a girl’s version and a mixed version. You can download the PDF too if you just want to stick it up in your […]

FRIENDS posters

April 4, 2017
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These posters are available to download for free by clicking the link below: Download: Friends posters You can also purchase 7 weeks of planning to go with this resource. Friends Planning

A New Day

March 29, 2017
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A New Day This poster is a reminder for everyone including adults on how we should try and start a new day. Some nice deep breaths, a bit of stretching, set out a goal for the day, put a smile on your face, be thankful or grateful for something and forgive yourself for anything that […]

Rory Red – for children with angry feelings

March 13, 2017
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Rory Red – for children with angry feelings by Luke Baker. Rory Red – This delightful book uses CBT at its core to help children understand their angry feelings and make the necessary changes to regulate their emotions. The book was written by Luke Baker, a Trainee Teacher and a former ELSA. The book is […]

Roll a Story

March 8, 2017
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After successfully using the Christmas Roll a story someone has asked for a different one to use everyday. So here it is: Download: Roll a story Great for: Warming up during a circle time. Warming up during one to one sessions. Using imagination to tell a story. Working out how to solve a problem. Understanding emotions […]

International day of Happiness – 20th March 2017

March 1, 2017
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International day of Happiness – 20th march 2017 Here is a booklet which can be used as a booklet for one child or you could photocopy the individual sheets and use those with a group or class. Download: What makes me happy Happy Hannah tells you about all the things you need to do to increase […]

A Spoken Relaxation – On your little boat by Isabel Brooks

February 18, 2017
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Isabel Brooks Yoga teacher and ELSA A huge thank you to Isabel Brooks who is an ELSA and Yoga teacher. She has sent this lovely relaxation for you to try with children. Isabel has her own Facebook Page which I urge you to follow. Isabel has also written another blog post on the site and […]