Kōrero Māi, Kōrero Atu, Mauri Ora – Speak Up, Stand Together, Stop Bullying
“What qualities do you give to others through your connections? Soften your heart, and strengthen the relationship….” – heartschool.nz. When we role model, promote and encourage our tamariki mā to have positive interactions, they learn to communicate with kindness now and into the future.
Active listening “when someone receives us with open-hearted, non-judging, intensely interested listening, our spirits expand” – Sue Patton.
If I am frustrated or angry, I can…. ‘move away… talk quietly, keep my hands/feet down, try again…’ Children are supported to engage in complex thinking that meets their level of thinking and understanding.