Social and Emotional

ELSA Support Mindfulness Challenge

February 14, 2019
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ELSA Support Mindfulness Challenge #ELSAFREEFRIDAY Someone mentioned in one of my Facebook groups that her children absolutely love doing challenges. I have done a Self esteem one on the website and so I thought I would do a Mindfulness one. It takes 5 days – perfect for half term homework (not really work as such). […]

Valentine’s Mindfulness colouring

February 10, 2019
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Valentine’s Mindfulness colouring An extra free sheet for half term. See if the children can colour in one each day. Download:¬†Valentines mindful colouring For more resources you will LOVE!

ELSA Support – Reasons why I love me, self-esteem activity

February 8, 2019
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Reasons why I love me This activity asks children to create an envelope and to write or draw ‘reasons why I love me’ to pop into the envelope. #ELSAFREEFRIDAY Download: Love me envelope For more resources you will LOVE!  

ELSA Resources for your SEN Toolkit

February 8, 2019
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ELSA Resources for your SEN Toolkit There are so many resources on the website that are useful for SENDCOs, Teachers and other professionals working with children. Put them in your SEN Toolkit. Check out just a small fraction of the resources offered for free on the website. A set of emotion fans is an absolute […]

Anger scenarios

January 24, 2019
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Anger scenarios One of our ELSA Group members was looking for some scenarios. The main purpose was for the child to identify different levels of anger. So for example, some things might annoy you, some things make you mad and some things make you furious. I chose just those three to make it as simple […]

Building Foundations Word or Picture wall

January 18, 2019
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Building Foundations Word or Picture wall. This is an #ELSAFREEFRIDAY Resource. This is a very versatile resource that can be used for many different topics. I have given an example of one for friendship but consider trying: happiness relaxation coping skills self-esteem respect my emotions bullying good behaviour anger anxiety jealousy fear worries manners grief […]

Emotion Fans with Synonyms

August 23, 2018
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Emotions Fans with Synonyms These 20 emotions fans with synonyms for #elsafreefriday. Make sure to download them and use them in your setting. Emotions are just so important to mental health. The more children learn about them the better. These can be used as a way of discussing different emotions, looking at vocabulary and gauging […]

Pupil Observation Record

June 22, 2018
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Pupil Observation Record This sheet was created for a Facebook group member. She wanted something to help observe many areas for a child she worked with. I came up with this. Download:¬†observation record Some more resources you will LOVE! Click the pictures to take you there  

Emotion Commotion – song

January 2, 2018
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Emotion Commotion song Here is a little song I made up to help young children learn emotions. Download:¬†EMOTION COMMOTION For more resources you will LOVE! Please click the picture to take you there  

#ELSACHAT – Separation Anxiety

October 10, 2017
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#ELSACHAT   The Facebook group held an event on separation anxiety. There was lots of learning going on and the following is a summary of that event. If you want to join in any future chats then please email me info@elsa-support.co.uk to be added to the ELSA Group. The group is secret on FACEBOOK so […]