Many children in the UK are facing a crisis of low self-esteem, low confidence and poor resilience. For some children the pressures of the modern primary school are becoming a real problem and they are struggling to cope. This essential course helps Early Years settings to prepare young children to be resilient, confident and be truly ‘ready for school’. This is a thought provoking look at the issues facing modern children in their transition to school and a wide range of activities and strategies designed to build confidence and encourage selfreliance and resilience. Practical and imaginative but with a core of insightful ideas for helping children this course is an invaluable tool for anyone wishing to prepare their young children for school and life beyond.
• Have a greater understanding of the impact transitions can have on young children.
• Understand how to support children’s emotional well being making these first transitions a success.
Ben Kingston Hughes
£60 +VAT schools
£30 +VAT settings