Mental Health and Well-being
The emotional wellbeing of children is just as important as their physical health. Good mental health allows children and young people to develop the resilience to cope with whatever life throws at them and grow into well-rounded, healthy adults. (mentalhealth.org.uk).
Staff at Busill Jones Primary work hard to promote the well-being of it pupils, staff and wider community.
Our Mental Health trained First Aiders are:
This week is Children's Mental Health week; 1st-7th February.
This year's theme is Express Yourself.
Click the image to watch a video broadcast at 9.00am on Monday 1st.
You can also follow this link to watch a message by HRH, The Duchess of Cambridge, which makes the start of Mental Health Week, and encourages children and parents to find ways to share their thoughts and feelings, particularly during such a challenging time.
At Busill Jones, we have put together a range of activities for you and your child to do this week to support your Mental Health and Well-being.
For each task you complete, take a photo and send it into us via the school's firstname.lastname@example.org marked for your child's teacher's attention.
Click on the image to download a full resolution PDF of the challenges set.
Download and print these activities to help you and support others with their mental health and well-being.
Activities for if you're worried
Activities for distraction
Activities for your self esteem
Activities to help with feelngs
Activities for your future
Activities for mindfulness