Fights with friends: When getting mad is not so bad
Teacher Tom gives kids some good advice about arguing with friends and how it can be a path to somewhere better in your friendship.
It is normal to feel nervous or worried especially if you’re in a new or stressful situation, like when you take a test. But if you’re so worried you can’t…
Why it’s a good idea to share with your friends
Sometimes sharing can be a really difficult thing to do. In this video Teacher Tom talks about why it's a really good idea to share with the people around you.
When you get into a fight with one of your friends
We all get into fights with our friends from time to time. Tom shares so good ideas of what you can do when you are in a fight with your…
How to be a good friend?
There are a few things you can do which make a big difference to being a good friend and Maggie shares what they are in this video.
Help kids learn about gender
Children receive messages about gender from the time they are born, often based on rigid expectations about the proper roles for girls and boys and men and women, and reinforced…
Help kids learn how babies are made
“How are babies made?” is a question that many adults, sadly, dread having to answer. But, if we can remember to think about the question from the child’s perspective, answering…
Help kids learn where babies come from
It’s quite common for children between the ages of three and five to ask questions about where they came from, or more generally, where babies come from. Some parents and…
Help kids learn how bodies are mostly alike
As children are growing up, it’s important for them to learn the proper names for all of their body parts. Parents and other adult caregivers almost always correctly label the parts that…
What Is Bullying?
Bullying is when one person hurts, harms or is mean to another person over and over again. Some bullies may be mean by repeatedly tripping, hitting or pushing someone, while…
Help kids learn that bodies are private
As young children grow, they spend a lot of time wondering about and exploring their own bodies. They’ll likely have a lot of questions, and adults can help them best…
Making mistakes is ok!
Teacher Tom helps kids understand that everybody makes mistakes and nobody's perfect.
What is a learning disability and why are they exceptional?
Dr Vanessa Lepointe unpacks some of the myths about learning disabilities and explains that, instead of the negative connotations given by the word disability, young people should see them as…
What does growth mindset mean?
Growth mindset is something being spoken about a lot at the moment. In this video Dr Vanessa explains exactly what it means in everyday life.
Don’t want to go to school – School Refusal
If you're feeling like you really don't want to go to school Maggie helps you understand why you might be feeling this way.