Success into Secondary
Supporting Transition with Circle Time
- Cherrie Demain - Assistant Headteacher
- Lorraine Hurst
The 6 sessions are based on a Circle Time approach and supplemented by follow-up activities. Each session has comprehensive teacher instructions with the necessary worksheets. A memory map technique provides a unifying element to the programme.
Issues covered include:
" meeting new people
" organisation and induction day
Teacher comments include: The vulnerable children seem less worried.
The programme was a success and made the children more confident and less anxious.
Childrens comments include: Many of the worries I had are now gone and I cant wait for secondary school. Eleanor
Helped me with confidence and facing my fears such as bullying. Daniel.
An interactive and fun approach using Circle Time techniques to assist all teachers who want to help Year 6 pupils make a successful transition.