Mental Health Awareness Week at Minster...
Minster-in-Sheppey Primary School have recently held a special Mental Health Awareness week, to support their ongoing commitment to promoting the importance of positive mental health and wellbeing across their community.
This year the school community explored the theme of loneliness, with pupils learning that we can all find ourselves experiencing loneliness at points in our lives and that loneliness is very different to being alone.
Pupils also considered strategies which they could use to support themselves if they experienced loneliness.
The week started with a special assembly to introduce the theme with daily curriculum activities following. Many of the activities highlighted the importance of connecting with ourselves and others. Activities across the week including appreciation circles where pupils voiced what they appreciated about others in their class.