Professional development / teacher guidance

Going For Goals - Staff Activities - Wales: English Medium

The following activities are designed to be carried out in the staff room to help adults to tune in to the strands of the theme at an adult level, and to experience at first hand some off the activities that the children will be engaging with at different stages. These activities are designed to help you as a staff group to think about the issues involved in working with children on how we motivate ourselves, how to reach goals and how to be an effective learner.

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Say No To Bullying - Staff Activities - Wales: English Medium

The Saying no to bullying theme is structured differently from the other themes. It is intended that the work takes place over the period of a week or so, and that work in each subject area is focused on the aims of the theme as well as on subject-related objectives. Many schools have chosen to use the theme-related work to coincide with the national antibullying week in November. For Wales, English medium. Note that there are Welsh medium versions of this booklet. Please search under 'Wales: Welsh medium'.

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Getting On and Falling Out - Staff Activities - Wales: English Medium

These activities are designed to help you as a staff group to think about the issues involved in working with children on the feelings and behaviours associated with getting on and falling out. The theme offers opportunities for children and staff to continue the work started in Theme 1 New beginnings on creating a positive ethos within the classroom. For Wales, English medium. Note that there are Welsh medium versions of this booklet. Please search under 'Wales: Welsh medium'.

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New Beginnings - Staff Activities - Wales: English Medium

The Purple sets provide ideas for use by staff (for example, in staff meetings or on in-service training days). They are designed to be fun, to encourage learning and reflection, and to support the building of an adult community that is based on trust, support and fairness. For Wales, English medium.Note that there are Welsh medium versions of this booklet. Please search under Wales: Welsh Medium.

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Social and emotional aspects of development: SEAD

This national document offers guidance and professional development for implementing SEAL in early years' settings, including nurseries, primary provisions with nursery classes, childminders, playgroups etc.

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Secondary SEAL Staff Training Manual

Secondary SEAL manual for professional development.

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Primary SEAL Guidance English

This booklet offers an overview of Primary SEAL and how to implement it.

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Theme 7 Changes Purple set

The following activities are designed to be carried out in the staff room to help adults to tune in to the strands of the theme at an adult level, and to experience at first hand some of the activities that the children will be engaging with at different levels. These activities are designed to help you as a staff group to think about the issues involved in working with children on the feelings and behaviours associated with change.

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Theme 6: Relationships - Purple Set - England

The following activities are designed to be carried out in the staff room to help adults to tune in to the strands of the theme at an adult level, and to experience at first hand some off the activities that the children will be engaging with at different levels.

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Theme 5: Good To Be Me - Purple Set - England

The following activities are designed to be carried out in the staff room to help adults to tune in to the strands of the theme at an adult level, and to experience at first hand some off the activities that the children will be engaging with at different stages. These activities are designed to help you as a staff group to think about the issues involved in working with children on developing self awareness – understanding and managing feelings, understanding their own particular strengths, learning how to be assertive when they need to.

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