15 October 2021

Friday 15 October 2021

This week’s Talk Time has a Living and Learning focus.

I can describe and use self-care techniques.           

Everybody experiences a wide range of emotions (feelings). While many emotions are positive, some are not. There’ll be times when you feel sad, angry, anxious or low in some way.

No matter how old you are, feeling any one of these is completely normal. It’s important to know how you can manage these feelings. A strategy that works well for one person may not have a positive impact on you. That’s why this week’s Talk Time is all about finding strategies that will benefit you specifically.

When discussing self-care techniques, remember that this involves both mental and physical health. The following ideas can be used as a starting point for your conversations:

This is not an exhaustive list. The link below has lots of great ideas that you may also wish to use.


The oracy focus for this half term is voice projection, fluency and pace. As we’re nearing the end of this half term, this week’s Remember 2s are an opportunity for your child to showcase what they’ve been working on at school: