Activities

Our own firsts: Personal achievements

Year 2
Communication skills
Students explore the feelings associated with being able to do something by themselves for the first time and reflect on how personal achievements can influence a person’s identity.

We are all different

Year 2
Communication skills
Values, rights, culture
Students explore the concepts of males and females by looking at the physical, emotional and social similarities and differences.

Good playing skills

Year 2
Relationships

Students discuss and practise strategies for making new friends and including others in activities and games through practising good playing skills. Feelings such as anxiety and nervousness, and strategies such as resilience and persistence, are discussed.

Reading emotions in others

Year 2
Relationships
Students identify external body cues and verbal cues that people demonstrate when they are feeling a range of emotions. They identify how to ‘look’ and ‘listen’ to read these emotions in others and practise reading emotions in others in role-play situations.

Managing family change

Year 2
Relationships
Sexual health

Students discuss the changes that take place in families and identify independent activities that they can do to help and cope with these changes.