Lesson 3: What can I be?

By pondering different meanings of the question ‘What do I want to be when I grow up?’, children focus on what is important to them.

Learning Objectives

  • Describing qualities I want to have

  • Planning how to get better at something

  • Creating achievable goals

Teacher Video: Meaning and purpose

This video is the same for our other Meaning and purpose lessons


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Elaine Bousfield,  
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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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