Teachers and parents all over the world know that friendship issues in the primary school years can become problematic and very focal for children. Children in the upper primary school years are often also playing in the Online Playground – often with limited supervision or support.
In 5 easy to follow lessons, fully supported with goals, a theoretical overview and coloured teaching resources, this small group or whole class teaching resource targets: friendliness skills; the realities and complexities of friends and friendships and strategies for putting Friendship Flare Ups out.
Included is a practical and proven methodology for the development of TOOLS unwrapping friendliness skills, decatastrophising friendship issues, and managing friendship flare ups. (Year 4-6 includes activities targeting cyber-friendships and TOOLS to promote better ‘Nettiquette’ in this space.)