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31st March 2022.

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Content: What's the Buzz? for
Early Learners (revised edition, 2023)

Whats the Buzz? Early Learners revised book coverThis is a revised, second edition (2023) and each of the 16 lessons can only be found in the book, What's the Buzz? For Early Learners. A social skills foundation course.

A summary of each lesson, its key social principles (the learning intention and success criteria) is presented below. A vital component of successfully teaching social skills is clearly communicating the underlying social principles to all involved. Click on the lesson titles below to see these details. You can click on the title a second time to hide the details and reduce the clutter.

Lesson 1: Meeting Archie and celebrating diversity

Lesson 2: Gently and smoothly joining in to play together

Lesson 3: The how and why of sharing and taking turns

Lesson 4: Cooperation: the art of working together

Lesson 5: Keeping calm and friendly while you wait your turn

Lesson 6: Making things better - how to repair friendships when you've been upset with each other

Lesson 7: Winning and losing – 'gracefully'

Lesson 8: Fact or opinion? Staying kind and friendly over different ideas

Lesson 9: Working with feelings

Lesson 10: Angry feelings

Lesson 11: Wellbeing - Building healthy bodies, happy minds and steady feelings

Lesson 12: Honesty – telling the truth

Lesson 13: Speaking up (learning to be assertive)

Lesson 14: Empathy

Lesson 15: A worrying moment – knowing how to deal with it

Lesson 16: Time to say goodbye