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Restorative Practice poster set

January 22, 2016
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Someone in the ELSA Group asked for a more child friendly way of displaying the questions for Restorative Practice so this is the result. Hope you like! There is a poster with all the children on and then a poster for each child with their message. Download: Restorative practice     Download: Restorative practice worksheet person […]

Self image questionnaire for pupils

December 4, 2015
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Thank you Suzie for sending this questionnaire that she uses with secondary pupils. It is in word format so you can tweak the questions to suit younger children. The main thing with this is that it gives you a good indicator of what the child thinks of themselves and also what they aspire to. Using […]

Parent feedback form

December 4, 2015
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Thank you to Karen for sending this form that she sends to parents for feedback. Download the word version from here Parent feedback form  

Small targets to assist self efficacy

October 20, 2015
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Small targets to assist self efficacy Some children have brilliant self concept and self esteem but when it comes to actually persevering with a task they won’t try and fear failure. This little worksheet worked brilliantly with one of the children I tutor in reading. The task of reading the book was split into six […]

Lesson plans for groups and whole classes

April 26, 2015
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I often help out on different Facebook teaching groups and think up lessons on the spot. This post will consist of any lessons that I suggest. I can tell you about my strengths and talents Download: I can tell you about my strengths and talents                     I […]

Tweet me

April 18, 2015
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I saw this lovely idea on a teaching page on Facebook and thought it would be perfect for older students who use Twitter. I think evaluating what children have learnt is very important and one of these could be filled in at the end of each lesson and stuck in their books. Perfect for children […]

Personalised story template

March 19, 2015
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Here is a basic social story template for planning your social story. Download: personalised story plan     Here are some more social skills resources Social skills intervention listening skills Social skills posters My social skills workbook – how to be a friend Social skills non verbal communication game

Red nose display lettering for Comic relief

March 12, 2015
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I have just done my bit for Red nose day by creating this lettering and donating £10. I hope you like this lettering for all your Comic relief displays. Download by clicking the following link: Red nose day

Confidentiality agreement

January 4, 2015
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This form is a result of a discussion on the ELSA support group. We drafted this agreement together. It is really important when working with a child that you follow all safeguarding procedures and one of those is discussing confidentiality. It is so easy to end up in a tricky situation if you do not […]

ELSA powerpoint presentation

January 2, 2015
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This is a power point that I have used many times on the ELSA course and through many ELSAs being asked to deliver presentations to the rest of the staff I thought it would be useful to share. I have removed photos and replaced them with smiley faces so just right click and select change […]