Friendship and Social Skills intervention Upper KS2 – Item 103


A six week intervention suitable for any member of support staff to deliver. The lessons have been written in detail for ease of delivery. This is a general intervention which addresses emotions, social skills, relaxation and self-esteem.

Learning objectives:

  • Lesson 1
  • I can co-operate and be part of a group
  • Lesson 2
  • I can tell you how I can make a difference with my friends
  • Lesson 3
  • I understand that I can hurt people’s feelings
  • Lesson 4
  • I know that I am unique and different and I am proud of who I am
  • Lesson 5
  • I can understand how worries can build up
  • Lesson 6
  • I can take part in a group discussion on bullying

Included in the pack:

  • Planning booklet (6 lessons)
  • Warm-up games for circle-time booklet (57 circle-time games)
  • Relaxation and calming down strategies booklet (20 relaxation exercises)
  • Emotion wheels (7 emotions plus ‘something else’ for the child to think of some other emotion not included in the wheel)
  • Assessment wheels
  • Circle-time rules
  • Certificates
  • Teacher assessment
  • Emotions vocabulary (emotion words in alphabetical order)
  • Speech bubbles
  • Starfish story
  • Starfish worksheets
  • Make a difference cards (27 scenarios about making a difference)
  • Max and his hurt feelings story
  • What is bullying (reduce the word)

This pack is a downloadable resource and will be delivered to your email address on purchase ready for you to print. The price for this downloadable pack is £4.

Please also see Friendship and Social Skills EYFS, KS1 and Lower KS2 interventions.

There is also a bundle where you can save money by buying all the interventions together. Please go to Whole school Social and Emotional interventions bundle.