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School Closure Support

Below is a list of resources you can use in order to support your child's wellbeing and mental health during the school closure:


Free resources to use at home:

Below is a list of resources you can use at home to support your child's wellbeing and mental health:

Supporting Children and Young People During the COVID-19 Pandemic - Advice for Parents / Carers


I am hosting LIVE workouts at 9am Monday to Friday on my YouTube channel for children of all ages. For 30 minutes a day I can take over and inspire and energise the kids to get active, bounce around and have fun. You can even join in with the kids. Please share away. This is going to help millions of children and parents feel happier for 30 minutes and beyond everyday ☺️❤️ #PEwithJoe

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Emotional Health and Wellbeing at Bare Trees


Our Mission Statement


Bare Trees Primary School actively values and supports pupils and staff on their journey to positive mental health. We aim to make a positive difference to pupils and staff mental health and wellbeing.


Over the course of their education, children spend over 7,800 hours at school. With such a huge amount of time spent in the classroom, schools provide an ideal environments for promoting good emotional wellbeing and identifying early behaviour changes and signs of mental distress. Evidence shows that health and wellbeing programmes in schools, can lead to significant improvements in children's mental health, and social and emotional skills.


Oldham Council Support and Resources


The Oldham whole school and college approach to emotional health and mental wellbeing aims to promote social, emotional and mental wellbeing.


The framework offers practical guidance to schools and colleges to develop knowledge and skills to promote mental health and wellbeing and prevent minor problems from escalating into more serious long-term issues.


The document contains key actions that head teachers and college principles can take to embed the whole school approach to emotional health and mental wellbeing.


The actions are based on the eight principles.


These are:

  • The school ethos and environment

  • Curriculum, teaching and learning

  • Student voice

  • Staff development, health and wellbeing

  • Identifying need and monitoring impact

  • Working with parents / carers

  • Targeted support

Talking Mental Health

Talking Mental Health is an animation designed to help begin conversations about mental health in the classroom and beyond. The animation and accompanying resources have been created by a team of animators, children, teachers and clinicians, and is being taught to year 5 and 6 children around the UK.

Wellbeing Resources


Food Bank Information

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