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Wellbeing Resources

Children’s wellbeing is of paramount importance. We at St. Colman’s Bann provide an environment and opportunities that encourage and enable them to lead healthy lives and make choices that support their wellbeing, with this in mind it is therefore something that is incorporated throughout the curriculum and evident in our school ethos. We aim to equip children with the necessary tools to feel happy, healthy and well. Wellbeing is not a standalone lesson but a lifelong journey.

 

One of our actions this year has been to collaborate with Healthy Kidz. Healthy Kidz began its journey as a coaching organisation, delivering fun and engaging physical activity sessions. The programme has expanded and evolved to offer more holistic development opportunities, focusing on physical development, health and wellbeing.

 

Using the App children can now access a range of engaging activities that will help children understand the importance of building sustainable, healthy habits in all areas of wellbeing. The children will have the opportunity to exhibit their positive behaviours outside of school by recording Nutrition and Healthy Habits on the Healthy Kidz App.This technology encourages children to make positive lifestyle choices and remain active outside of the school environment.

Get Help!

We hope you can always talk to your parents, teachers or trusted adults if somethings worrying you, but if you need to ask for help or advice on your own, Childline can be a good place to start.

Did you know that you can talk to someone online or over the phone - it is quick, easy and confidential.

Useful Books

 

  • What to Do When You Worry Too Much: A Kid's Guide to Overcoming Anxiety (Paperback – 31 Oct 2005)
  • Have You Filled a Bucket Today? A Guide to Daily Happiness for Kids (Paperback – 5 Dec 2013)
  • What's Going On Inside My Head? Starting conversations with your child about positive mental health (Hardcover – 21 Feb 2019)

Health for Kids

Health for Kids is a fantastic resource for health-related subjects for children aged 4-11 years.  It includes exciting activities, games and advice on everything from staying healthy to managing feelings

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