HeadStart Resources

Friendly electronic resources produced by HeadStart Newham to provide information on what we offer.

Transition Leaflet

this leaflet was designed by the HeadStart Youth Panel. They felt it would be a nice resource for young people to have as they begin secondary school. They also hoped it could be a tool to help start conversations with parents and school staff around how young people are feeling about transition

All About Me Journal

The team have created a well-being journal full of fun activities and ideas to keep you occupied and curious during unsettling times.  The aim of the booklet it to help young people to get to know themselves, check in with their feelings and emotions, know where to go for extra help and have some fun. You can download it here.

Third Party Helplines and Resources

All helplines and resources within this document were collated on the 1.04.2020 in light of COVID-19.

Transition Booklet

This booklet is aimed at year 6 pupils getting ready to move on to secondary school. Activities can be done in school, with family, with friends or on your own. It can also be used for children getting ready to start a new school or setting.

A free to download activity worksheet where a child can create their own kindess monster and think about what kindess means to them and others.

Create your own Kindness Monster