A warm welcome to our Hotspur Thrive page
This page will be updated weekly with ways you can stay connected and embrace the Thrive Approach at home.
Weekly Thrive Activities
Here are some activities for families to stay connected. There are ideas for Key Stage 2 children and for Early Years/Key Stage 1. If you download the documents you can access links to online videos and web pages to support some of the activities.
In this fun video short ROBert explains Coronavirus. This may be useful for parents and carers who would like guidance on how to talk about the virus in a child friendly way. You may even be inspired to make your own lego or playmobil video after watching it - this can be a great way of expressing any fears, worries or anger at how everyday life has changed.
The Stay Home Superheroes
A useful therapeutic story to share with children to explore school closures and staying inside.
A few little reminders for our Parents and Carers
- Thrive have created a Facebook page ' The Thrive Approach - supporting the community to weather the storm' Take a look as people from all over the world are posting useful activities each day.
A free 'Stay Calm' pack is available to download from Relax Kids.
There are lots of way to feel calmer. It's about finding what works for you. Try some of the breathing exercises, activities, games and videos to help let go of worries.
How mindfulness can help support children and families.
- Ideas for self care - aimed at children but would help to calm and regulate their grown-ups too.