Friendship and Social Skills KS1 Intervention – Item 101


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 what it means to be caring and can think of some ways to be caring towards others
  • Lesson 3
  • I can talk to my friends and find out some things that we have in common
  • Lesson 4
  • I can understand what personal space is
  • Lesson 5
  • I can understand what it means to hurt someone’s feelings and how to make them feel better
  • Lesson 6
  • I can tell you what being a good friend means to me

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)
  • Good choice/Bad choice flash cards
  • Personal space cards (18 cards with scenarios around personal space)
  • Sophie gets upset story
  • Red heart
  • Friendship scenario cards (18 cards with friendship scenarios)

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, Lower KS2 and Upper 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.