Talking Mental Health: Animation & Teacher Toolkit

The Talking Mental Health animation aims to give children: - An understanding of what mental health is and the difference between every day small feelings and a big feeling - Consistent and accessible language to talk about mental health - An understanding of how to be a good listener. This "Talking Mental Health" animation aimed at primary school pupils, was developed in collaboration with children. The teacher toolkit includes a lesson plan, an assembly powerpoint, an accompanying assembly plan, tips for talking for parents and carers and various resources and classroom exercises.