Lesson 1: Understanding my feelings

How would you feel if you lost a beloved toy? Children follow a well-known story to help them to understand and describe the different emotions they may experience.

Learning Objectives

  • Describing how I feel

  • Recognising what might cause these feelings

  • Different ways to respond to emotions

  • Planning appropriate action to manage my feelings

Teacher Video: Wonderful me

This Teacher Video explains to teachers the key points behind our Wonderful me topic across KS1 and KS2


List of Emotions
Emojis Images
Created by:
Elaine Bousfield,  
Wellbeing specialist
Elaine worked for many years as a therapist with young people. She is the founder and chair of XenZone and its children and young people’s counselling service, kooth.com. Kooth delivers an onlineAnother term for ‘the internet’. counselling and therapy service. It is…
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