Our well-being teaching guides will take you through everything you need to teach the mental health and wellbeing skills that Professor Pinwheel shares with the children in week 1 of the Wellbeing Wednesday Mental Health Heroes scheme.
Professor Pinwheel is here to teach children all about the power of breathing exercises and show children how they can use breathing as a way to self-regulate their feelings and emotions.
Our teaching guide includes:
What the children will learn
Our recommended Teaching and Learning Sequence
Questions to use with the children
A list of resources needed as well as a heads up on what the children will need for next week
And a brief overview of what will be covered in the task card
We have created 4 teaching guides to support teachers and support staff throughout the school. Simply download the teaching guide that is suitable for the children in your classroom.
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