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FREE Seedlings Workshops

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Join Seedlings as they deliver two FREE character building workshops on Monday January 9 outside Woolworths and help your kids prepare for a successful start to the school year!

Getting ready for my very first day of school

  • Time: 2pm – 2.30pm
  • Ages: 3 – 5 years

In this half hour session, children and parents will learn helpful strategies and skills to build confidence and social intelligence in young children aged between three and five years. Through a carefully designed an easy to understand concept kids will be introduced to the ‘The Magic Coat’, which uses magical characters to represent common emotions they might experience on their first day of school and shows them positive ways to overcome these issues.

Going back to school, dealing with friendships and anxiety

  • Time: 3pm – 4pm
  • Ages: 6 – 11 years

In this one hour workshop, children and parents will be taught strategies and skills including;

  • Knowing the difference between a healthy and unhealthy friend
  • Dealing with conflict in a friendship
  • Coping with being on your own
  • Recognising things that are making you worried and anxious
  • How to put worries into perspective
  • Strategies to manage anxiety at school

Children will have the opportunity to get involved in interactive activities, with Di Wilcox also facilitating positive conversations between parents and children.

Parents who attend the workshops will also have the opportunity to ask Di Wilcox, former teacher and parenting expert, any questions they may have during the session.

To stay updated about our Seedlings workshops, visit our Facebook event here.