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Primary KS1/KS2 Health & Wellbeing, Emotional Literacy & Character Development Schemes of Work, Planning & Resources

Although many of the PSHE schemes of work we list will also contain wellbeing modules, this page lists separate wellbeing schemes of work and interventions. Many encompass aspects of emotional literacy and character development. You can also stay up to date with the latest wellbeing curriculum news, offers and CPD by joining our monthly newsletter. 


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Also see: Wellbeing Assessment Tools, PSHE Schemes

Emotional Literacy: A Scheme of Work for Primary School

Emotional Literacy: A Scheme of Work for Primary School

Routledge

Years 1 - 6

One-off Purchase


This is an exciting, hands-on resource comprising over 200 whole-class lesson plans. These can be used with a class in their very first week at school in Year 1 right through to their last week in Year 6. Each lesson plan focuses on a text, provides prompts for discussion and gives clearly explained, engaging activities to suit all learning styles. The lesson plans are based on 152 popular children's books [read more].


Wellbeing in the Primary Classroom

Wellbeing in the Primary Classroom

Bloomsbury Educatiion

Years 1 - 6

One-off Purchase


In this must-read book, experienced teacher and advisor on children's wellbeing, Adrian Bethune, takes the latest evidence and research from the science of happiness and positive psychology and brings them to life. Wellbeing in the Primary Classroom is packed full of tried-and-tested activities and techniques, including mindfulness, positive reflection, physical activity and acts of kindness [read more]. 


The Wellbeing Curriculum

The Wellbeing Curriculum

Bloomsbury Educatiion

Years 1 - 6

One-off Purchase


The Wellbeing Curriculum covers a range of issues from self-awareness, looking after others and building trust, to exercise, healthy eating, cyberbullying, leadership, diversity and empowerment. It offers practical ideas for embedding a wellbeing curriculum into lessons, assemblies, PSHE and RSE sessions and as part of the school ethos [read more]. 


Amazing People Schools

Amazing People Schools

Amazing People Worldwide

Years EYFS - 6 +

Annual Subscription


Inspire the amazing people of tomorrow. Achieve a diverse, character-led curriculum with our award-winning digital learning platform.


Be Happy Resources

Be Happy Resources

Be Happy Resources

Years 1 - 6

Monthly/Annual Subscription


Be Happy Resources is the go-to tool for downloadable mental health, PHSE and emotional literacy resources. From just £2.49 a month, you can access over 1000 printable resources to educate, support and inspire children in your care. Loved and recommended by thousands of teachers, parents and mental health professionals.


Cloud9UK

Cloud9UK

Cloud9World UK

Years EYFS - 6 +

Annual/3 Year Subscription


Cloud9UK provides your pupils' with opportunities to develop their emotional intelligence and life skills. Easily implemented in your school to support reading, writing, listening, and speaking through cross-curricular activities.


Hamilton Trust Wellbeing Blocks

Hamilton Trust Wellbeing Blocks

Hamilton Trust

Years 1 - 6

Free


Categorised under maths and English, these materials provide a rehearsal of key skills in each subject but within the context of a wide variety of creative arts, drama and music activities.


Hamish & Milo Wellbeing Resources

Hamish & Milo Wellbeing Resources

Hamish & Milo

Years 1 - 6

One-off Purchase


We provide the framework, language and content for courageous conversations about mental health and emotions – helping primary-aged children to develop emotional literacy skills to feel heard and thrive in life and learning.


Primary Wellbeing

Primary Wellbeing

iMoves Active Education

Years EYFS - 6

Monthly/Annual Subscription


imoves is an award-winning digital platform designed for busy teachers who want to keep their pupils active - our expertise lies in PE, Dance, Gymnastics and more all wrapped within an holistic PE programme that teachers can confidently deliver themselves. imoves is also the leading resource to support Active 30 and Mental Wellbeing to ensure children remain happy and healthy learners.



Introducing Wellbeing

Introducing Wellbeing

The Worry Wizzard

Years 1 - 6

Annual Subscription


Introducing Wellbeing is a low input, high impact entry level programme that’s packed with everything schools need to offer their pupils a gentle, fun, and imaginative exploration of Wellbeing.


Kapow Wellbeing

Kapow Wellbeing

Kapow Primary

Years 1 - 6

Free


Videos for teachers to develop awareness of common mental health issues affecting children. Six lessons for each year group focusing on developing positive wellbeing. 


Mental Health and Emotional Wellbeing

Mental Health and Emotional Wellbeing

PSHE Association

Years 1 - 6

Annual Subscription


Feel confident planning and teaching lessons on how to talk about emotions, strategies to help manage feelings and how to deal with the transition to secondary school. As of 2022, the lessons also cover dealing with change, loss and grief.


Mindfuel Pro-active Mental Health and Well-being

Mindfuel Pro-active Mental Health and Well-being

Mindfuel

Years 1 - 6

Annual Subscription


Improve children's well-being through engaging, story-based lessons.


RISE: Resilience In Schools and Education

RISE: Resilience In Schools and Education

EdPsychEd

Years Reception - 6 +

Annual Subscription


All the online training and resources you need to build children's resilience and wellbeing in school.


School Sport Psychology

School Sport Psychology

School Sport Psychology

Years 3 - 6

Annual Subscription


School Sport Psychology is a purchasable 20-video series for Key Stage 2 pupils promoting life skills and techniques from the world of sport psychology.


School Wellbeing Cards

School Wellbeing Cards

School Wellbeing

Years 3 - 6 +

Annual Subscription/One-off Purchase


The School Wellbeing Cards have been designed to provide a platform for discussion, in which invaluable insight into how the young person views and makes sense of their experience of school can be sought and places the child’s voice at the centre of any planning.


Striver

Striver

2Simple

Years 1 - 6

Annual Subscription


Striver has been created with a sole purpose: to improve primary aged pupils' long-term physical and mental wellbeing. We do that by ensuring children of all abilities feel motivated and engaged, and teachers of all experience levels feel confident and in control.


Student and Teacher Wellbeing Packs

Student and Teacher Wellbeing Packs

Collins

Years EYFS - 6 +

Free


Tools and resources to help teachers develop and boost pupils' understanding of their own mental and physical wellbeing. Designed with flexibility in mind, you can choose which activities work best for your students: they can be used as complete PSHE lessons or integrated with your everyday curriculum.


Team Up Kids

Team Up Kids

Go Well

Years 1 - 6

One-off Purchase


An early intervention for children which gives them the tools for life long wellbeing. The programme blends the positive powers of physical activity and mental wellbeing techniques to support children to be ready to learn and succeed in life.


The Cool Chameleon Project

The Cool Chameleon Project

Dimensions Curriculum

Years 3 - 6

One-off Purchase


An innovative nurture-based programme which focuses on transforming pupils who find participating, communicating, showing resilience, and demonstrating compassion challenging.

The Happy Confident Schools Programme

The Happy Confident Schools Programme

The Happy Confident Company

Years 1 - 6

Annual Subscription


The Happy Confident Company believes that emotional intelligence and life skills such as self-belief, resilience, self-confidence and compassion are essential to help children thrive. Our tools, strategies and programmes are centred around teaching children the character skills they need to navigate this world. They include an emotional literacy programme, journals and educational games.


The Wellbeing Hub

The Wellbeing Hub

Teen Tips

Years 6 +

Annual Subscription


If you’re looking for a trusted source of support for your parents, pupils and staff, The Wellbeing Hub is designed by experts to meet the social, emotional and educational needs of young people.


Twinkl Life

Twinkl Life

Twinkl

Years 1 - 6

Monthly/Annual Subscription


Make your school's mental health your priority with our Twinkl Life collection, featuring everything you need to focus for your school's mental health and wellbeing.


Waves of Wellbeing

Waves of Wellbeing

Teacher's Pet

Years 1 - 6

Annual Subscription


Wellbeing and mental health are as important as ever in the current climate. We have created a wellbeing scheme that covers the statutory DfE guidance in a comprehensive and engaging manner.


Weaving Wellbeing

Weaving Wellbeing

Pearson

Years 2 - 6

One-off Purchase


Weaving Well-Being is a positive mental health programme that aims to enhance wellbeing in primary school children, within the frameworks of the UK personal and health education curricula.


Well Ed

Well Ed

Class Yoga

Years 1 - 6

Annual Subscription


Enabling schools worldwide to provide excellent children’s yoga and mindfulness – to raise attainment and success through a culture of wellbeing.


Wellbeing Units

Wellbeing Units

The Literacy Company

Years EYFS - 6

One-off Purchase


Our well-being themed collection of units have been designed to address themes linked to the development of pupils’ social and emotional learning from EYFS-Y6 through a range of engaging, high-quality texts.


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