Avril McDonald made a patron of Westminster Children's University
23 January 2017
‹Avril McDonald, author of the Feel Brave series of ˜little stories about big feelings™, has been made a patron of the recently launched Westminster Children's University in London “ a project that aims to offer a programme of enriched extracurricular activities that children can complete and gain hours which later transfer as credits towards a graduation ceremony.
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The five beautifully illustrated Feel Brave story books are all designed to help children explore emotional intelligence, positive psychology and some of the real-life issues which they might face “ such as bullying, anxiety, bereavement, friendships and worries “ in an engaging, creative and non-threatening way, whilst the Feel Brave Teaching Guide serves as the perfect companion in providing activities and guidance on how to explore these issues in the classroom.
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