Archive | SCARF
Posted on October 12, 2023 | By skersey | Leave a response
Helen from the SCARF team, came into school and spent time with each class. She discussed what people need to survive: sleep, oxygen, water, exercise and food. Can you remember what Helen said for each bit?
Posted on March 17, 2023 | By sappletonwoolsery
Toady in Alminstone we were looking at how we take photos, who we share them with and whether a picture was safe or unsafe to post on social media. The children we very good at deciding if the pictures were safe or unsafe.
Posted on February 26, 2023 | By sappletonwoolsery
This week Alminstone discussed what the word ‘dare meant.’ “It can mean that you dare someone to do something or if you are having an argument you may say how dare you.” We looked at different scenarios and discussed whether they were a dare or not and how if you were the person being dared […]
Posted on January 27, 2023 | By sappletonwoolsery
For this week’s scarf in Alminstone we talked about personal body space.We started the session with a game called ‘Islands’ (musical chairs but with bits of paper for islands). The class thoroughly enjoyed this game despite it becoming harder for the children to gather on one island. They got very creative and even gave other […]
Posted on January 20, 2023 | By sappletonwoolsery
Today in scarf we considered different types of relationships we can have other people and whether someone is a friend or acquaintance. The class listened to a story sheet “Umar helps Henry.” We had lots of discussions about how Umar is being a good friend to Henry and how he helps him overcome his fears/anxieties. […]
Posted on January 13, 2023 | By sappletonwoolsery
In Alminstone we talked about stereotypes in scarf. The children closed their eyes and were given a description eg a child climbing a tree. They had to say whether they thought the child was male or female. We watched a short video with an experiment of two children and how people may stereotype by colour […]
Posted on January 6, 2023 | By sappletonwoolsery
Today in Alminstone we talked about how people are different to each other (including ethnicity, gender, religious beliefs, customs and festivals.) We also talked about the word respect, what it means and how we show respect to others’ differences.We had lots of great discussions about how people can be similar or different.
Posted on October 31, 2022 | By dmarksvsp
Goldworthy Class had a visit today from Helen, who delivers PSHE lessons for Life Education (as part of our SCARF programme in school)… We learnt about what contributes to our physical and mental health and what we can do to improve our wellbeing. We were told a story about Chris and Tyler and learnt about […]
Posted on October 18, 2022 | By skersey
Alminstone understood and gave examples of who or where pressure to behave in an unhealthy, unacceptable or risky ways might come from. We discussed the differences between being unkind, teasing and bullying. What did they say?
Posted on October 11, 2022 | By skersey
Alminstone were exploring how feelings can be linked to a physical state. Can you guess our feelings?
Posted on October 5, 2022 | By skersey
Again the focus is feelings. Harold the giraffe sent an email and we discussed how his words made us feel. We looked at the definitions of the words and how some words are stronger than others.
Posted on September 13, 2022 | By skersey
We looked at strategies for working on a collaborative task. We role played as human machines. Can you guess some of the things we did? (Make a cup of tea, with milk, wash and smooth some bed sheets, toast some bread, spread it with butter and cut into pieces, to name a few)
Posted on September 13, 2022 | By skersey
Helen discussed SCARF (Safety, Caring, Achievement, Resilience and Friendship) friendship issues today. She gave lots of practical advice and scenarios. Which one will you follow?
Posted on September 12, 2022 | By soyarzabal
Cranford Class explored forest school today before the lady from our SCARF programme visited us. We had fun making things, building, mark making, measuring and discovering worms. We measured lots of worms against different sized sticks. Great fun. Can’t wait for the next session!
Posted on July 20, 2022 | By hmorrisonwoolsery
On Monday we discussed some of the different talents and skills that people have and how skills are developed. We then made a medal to show someone how wonderful they are.
Posted on July 8, 2022 | By hmorrisonwoolsery
This morning we discussed ‘Children should not be allowed computers, tablets or phones before bed?’
Posted on July 1, 2022 | By kdobsonwoolsery
Last half term we looked at our differences and how we can value each other and our differences. I our last lesson, we wrote something about each member of the class that we valued or saw as a positive thing about them. When we came back, each child received a golden envelope. Inside, typed on […]
Posted on July 1, 2022 | By skersey
Ashmansworthy class looked at ‘Changing bodies and feelings.’ We discussed how male and female bodies develop, periods, and what we might need during puberty. A very lively discussion…..
Posted on June 24, 2022 | By hmorrisonwoolsery
Posted on June 17, 2022 | By sappletonwoolsery
Today the children looked at different scenarios and discussed how some people would feel, how people could react in a negative way and how people could react in a psotive way. The children had very in depth converstaions about the different scenarios. ◊