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Health Unit: Responding to Emotions

Health Unit: Responding to Emotions
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This activity pack, and its matching presentation aims to get students to understand where their emotions come from and how they can implement strategies to help them manage those emotions and the actions they take a result of them.

It is a part of a larger unit designed using the national Health and Physical Education curriculum for Years 3 and 4.

Suitable for
  • Relief Teachers
Lesson Structure
  • Individual Activity
Curriculum Codes

AC9HP4P06 9

Explain how and why emotional responses can vary and practise strategies to manage their emotions

ACPPS038 8.4

Investigate how emotional responses vary in depth and strength


Investigate how emotional responses vary in family situations and in friendship groups

PD2-1 old

Explores strategies to manage physical, social and emotional change

PD2-2 old

Explains and uses strategies to develop resilience and to make them feel comfortable and safe

PD2-3 old

Explains how empathy, inclusion and respect can positively influence relationships

PD2-9 old

Demonstrates self- management skills to respond to their own and others’ actions

PD2-10 old

Demonstrates a range of interpersonal skills that build and enhance relationships and promote inclusion in various situations