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A bit about Sparklers

Sparklers helps our tamariki to be their best and embrace the things that make them unique.

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Why wellbeing matters

Wellbeing affects students’ engagement with learning, their social and emotional behaviour and their overall satisfaction with life at school.

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How to use Sparklers

We’ve designed Sparklers to be modular and flexible.

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Cool things you can share... for free!

Free tools for letting parents & whānau know about wellbeing, Sparklers and how they can support the (wonderful!) work you're doing in class.

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Happy classroom tips!

Having a calming space in your classroom promotes wellbeing and can play a key role in improving learning outcomes.

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Extra for experts

Check out these awesome wellbeing initiatives and organisations.

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Supporting tamariki with diagnoses

We’ve been asked to collate some tips for teachers so they can best support tamariki who have a “diagnosis”.

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The best-est books & vids for kids!

Looking for resources that teach kids how to manage worries, be kind and feel good about who they are? Here are our top picks!

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Tiny Adventures

Our Tiny Adventures activities were developed to help parents to enjoy quick, fun affordable activities with their children.

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Sparklers in action

Sparklers has sparked a revolution in one rural Canterbury school.

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Free courses for parents & whānau

Parents keen for some free advice and support? Canterbury has some fantastic courses, for every age and stage.

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Looking after you

Check out our top tips for surviving, thriving and bringing your A-game!

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