I know some Worries are really big right now and, as no one can come to me, I thought I could come to you! Here’s a fun and gentle activity you can enjoy with children to help them with their Worries. I’d love to see what you do. Please feel free to share far and wide. We need those Worries to be kept firmly in their place.
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Doubt can be a tricky companion. Many of the children and young people I work with struggle to shrug it off. I think sometimes we spend so long (sooooo loooong) teaching children good manners that we can forget to tell them there are key times when good manners are absolutely not appropriate. Difficult thoughts, for example, they never deserve good manners. Instead, they require a firm tone, strict boundaries and a Paddington style hard stare; difficult thoughts need to be
We launched our brand new Wellbeing programme for primary schools with Bigfoot Arts Education - HQ this week at St John’s Highbury Vale Primary School!
It was extremely well received by staff and students. Our Bigfooter, Roxanne, had so many fun things ready to share with all the students and was delighted with the day too!
Teachers had this to say:
'Wonderful! It is something children need to know about and for adults to learn and observe how to help children.'