Social skills

20 Faces

March 7, 2019
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20 Faces 20 faces all individual, all different, all with different facial expressions. This exercise is great for thinking skills as well as the following… Potential Learning objectives: I can understand how everyone feels different emotions. I can understand that we are all different I can identify the emotions I have drawn I can tell […]

Unicorn emotion fans

March 1, 2019
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Unicorn emotion fans Grab yourself a lovely little set of emotion fans. These will appeal to young children especially if they like unicorns! Learning about emotions should start as soon as children begin to speak and  even before. As an adult or parent this should be modeled to children constantly because they do learn from […]

First Aid for Feelings

February 28, 2019
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First Aid for Feelings This FREE First Aid for Feelings resource pack is to compliment our ‘Coping skills workbook and cards’  Included in the FREE first aid pack: Coloured first aid case Coloured first aid case with clipart Black and white first aid case Black and white first aid case with clipart Pocket in colour […]

My Friend Flipbook

February 21, 2019
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My Friend Flipbook Another free resource for #elsafreefriday. My friend flipbook is a great resource for working on friendship. Useful for full class work, group work or one to one work. Also useful for pupils of all ages. This is a flipbook and follows the lettering from my FRIENDS intervention. DOWNLOAD: My friend flipbook For […]

Power of Emotion

February 18, 2019
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Power of Emotion Another free resource for you. I saw this wonderful quote and just had to make my own version for children. Awareness of emotion does bring great power and something everyone needs to work on. Download: Power of emotion For more resources you will LOVE!

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). […]

Children’s Mental Health Week 2019

February 1, 2019
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Children’s Mental Health Week 2019 Children’s Mental Health Week is from 4th to the 10th February 2019 and the topic is Healthy: inside and out. To support this week I am offering a free resource for #elsafreefriday There are 104 question cards entitled ‘Looking after YOU’  covering physical, social, mental and emotional wellbeing. These cards […]

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 […]

Roll and Respond warm up tasks

January 10, 2019
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Roll and Respond warm up tasks #elsafreefriday This week I took inspiration from the ELSA Secret group. I asked for suggestions for resources. A couple of people wanted more warm up/ice breaker games. One person wanted a resource for a selective mute. I hope the differentiated sheet included will be helpful for that person. There […]