Apple's Friends - Programme content

Apple’s Friends is divided into six modules:

  • Feelings
  • Communication
  • Friendship
  • Solving Problems
  • Changes
  • Moving Forward

Each module has four sessions and a story about Apple the hamster and his friends, a group of young children. 

Module_1MODULE 1: FEELINGS
Session 1: Introductions and Agreement 
Session 2: Our feelings
Session 3: How to feel better
Session 4: Complete the story: ‘Waking up’


 

Module_2MODULE 2: COMMUNICATION
Session 1: Listening skills
Session 2: Saying what you want to say
Session 3: Speaking in difficult situations
Session 4: Complete the story: ‘Weekend plans’



Module 3

MODULE 3: FRIENDSHIP

Session 1: What makes a good friend
Session 2: Coping with loneliness and rejection
Session 3: Problems between friends
Session 4: Complete the story: ‘New neighbours’


 

Module 4

MODULE 4: SOLVING PROBLEMS
Session 1: Who can help me?
Session 2: Steps to a good solution
Session 3: Contract against bullying/Our wishes for our class
Session 4: Complete the story: ‘Big boys’ football’


 

Module 5

MODULE 5: CHANGES
Session 1: Change is part of life
Session 2: Different types of change
Session 3: Coping with loss
Session 4: Complete the story: ‘Tommy’s holiday’


 

Module 6

MODULE 6: MOVING FORWARD
Session 1: Dealing with disappointment
Session 2: Ways to cope with worries
Session 3: Complete the story: ‘End of the holidays’
Session 4: Celebrating together

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