Lesson 1: Our Social Media Selves

Children consider why people may present their life in a different way on social media and the impact this can have on other people.

Learning Objectives

  • Knowing that information on social media doesn’t always reflect reality
  • Knowing that social media can affect how people feel about themselves
  • Knowing what is social media
  • Knowing that sometimes people mask their real feelings

Lesson Plan

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Wonderful Me

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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 online counselling and therapy service. It is also an online community…
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