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Being Me (and Loving It): Stories and activities to help build self-esteem, confidence, positive body image and resilience in children

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With 29 real life and relatable stories at its heart, this practical resource is designed to help build self-esteem and body confidence in children aged 5-11. Each story is the focus of a ready-to-use lesson plan, covering common issues that affect children such as a lack of body confidence, feeling pressured by peers and worries about puberty. The stories are preceded by ...more
Paperback, 240 pages
Published April 21st 2016 by Jessica Kingsley Publishers
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Jo
Sep 13, 2016 rated it it was amazing
I love finding these little gems; books that make tackling some of those tricky little moments of a child's life so much simpler and easier.
Having been a Primary School teacher, as a mother of two - and of course as a human being myself who has grown up with all the self-consciousness, fears and worries as the next person - this books goes a long way to addressing these issues in a way that is fun, non-judgemental and positive.
Each story is structured around a theme with an introduction, an
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Tanya
May 05, 2016 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I feel that this is an excellent book - a wonderful tool for teaching staff, which could also be used in Brownies/Cubs groups and by other competent adults working with children. I do not see is so much as a book for parents, but can see it as useful to them.
Each of the stories is carefully devised to cover a key topic and the writers have made it clear what ages it can best be used with.. As a PCHE tool for schools, each story is presented as a standalone lesson plan, with an introduction,
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