Would you like to support your students in building up their attention muscles, ability to self-regulate, social skills and overall self-esteem? Would you like to cut down on emotional outbursts and student anxiety, while increasing the level of calm in your classroom? Read on to hear why ‘Mind Masters’ might be just what your students need!
Teaching and Learning
Lesson plans, ideas, activities and resources related to teaching in general, along with the occasional rant in response to the latest government initiative.
With so many resources now available on the subject of anxiety and mindfulness, sometimes it’s hard to ‘see the wood for the trees.’ Here are 5 recommendations from me, including some beautifully made and genuinely effective resources to support children’s mental health both at home or at school.
Introducing our brand new wellness workshop, ‘Wellbeing Warriors,’ aimed at giving children the tools needed to live happy, fulfilling lives.
When teaching students whose imagination is locked within the confines of their games console, learn how a ‘can’t beat ’em, join ’em’ approach can actually produce some brilliant creative writing.
Think that a supply teacher has no means of making a difference? Think again. Read my top tips to find just out how supply teachers can ensure that their students learn and enjoy, just as they do themselves.
As the new year approaches, consider this alternative approach to goal setting.
One of my favourite lesson ideas for primary teachers/parents/anyone wanting to encourage creative thought and awesome winter poetry.
A quick flashback to a beautiful, thoughtful and easy to put-together Christmas gift.
As a former socially-anxious student, now in the position of a teacher, I’ve gathered some good strategies to support these students in becoming confident as well as academic. Here are my top 5!
The role of educators when it comes to students battling poor mental health.