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Valley Primary School

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Mental Health

At Valley we aim to promote positive mental health for every member of our school community from children to teachers and within families. We pursue this aim using both universal, whole school approaches and specialised, targeted approaches aimed at vulnerable students.

Mindfulness Strategies… Watch the clips and try some new ideas! 

Mindfulness activity - Breathing exercise

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Mindfulness activity - Grumpy colouring

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Books to support children’s emotional wellbeing

Additional Mental Health Resources and Acitivities

The Therapeutic Garden.
This calm garden space is used for interventions such as Mindfulness and is a quiet space for individuals to sit and talk to the Pastoral team. The children also plant seeds and grow vegetables here sometimes and staff use it during the summer months as an alternative to the staff room.

The Nest and Mindfulness corner

Display boards in School to prompt the children to think about Mental Health

5 Tips to promote positive well-being...