Be School Ready Program

Ages: 4-5 years (please note: a parent must attend each session with their child)

Day: To be advised

Time: To be advised

School Terms: 2 & 3 (2019), 3 & 4 (2019), 4 & 1 (2019/2020)

Session Duration: 40 minutes

Number of Sessions: 16

Group Size: 2-4 children

Cost: $1,300.00 per child

(Please register your interest with The Balmain Practice and further details will be sent to you)

Information Sessions:

Emily regularly presents What’s the Buzz? Information Sessions for parents, caregivers, teachers and allied health professionals, please contact The Balmain Practice for further information.

Curriculum A (First Term):

  • Lesson 1: Meeting people and discovering differences!
  • Lesson 2: Joining in
  • Lesson 3: Sharing and taking turns
  • Lesson 4: Cooperation
  • Lesson 5: Waiting
  • Lesson 6: Making it better
  • Lesson 7: Winning and losing – ‘gracefully’

Curriculum B (Second Term):

  • Lesson 8: Fact or opinion: staying friendly over different ideas
  • Lesson 9: Working with feelings
  • Lesson 10: Angry feelings
  • Lesson 11: Building healthy bodies, happy minds and steady feelings
  • Lesson 12: Honesty – ‘telling the truth’
  • Lesson 13: Saying, “No”
  • Lesson 14: Empathy
  • Lesson 15: Worry – knowing about it, and dealing with it
  • Lesson 16: Time to say goodbye