Quick summary: This lesson is based on Bluey, Season 2, Handstand. It uses intentional teaching strategies to focus on the capabilities of perseverance. Children will explore perseverance with learning a new skill. They focus on trusting themselves to give new experiences a try and use simple statements like ‘I believe I can do it’ to help them succeed with a new perseverance challenge. It is a fun way to set a challenge and find out what it takes to be persistent and persevere to achieve a new skill.
This is an official Bluey lesson that celebrates the joy and curiosity of Bluey and allows children to build social and emotional intelligence and develop oral language skills. Most of all it has been designed to inspire creativity and imagination in your children!
Lesson Values: This lesson has been designed to provide opportunities for children to explore social and emotional learning through imaginative play. All lessons in the Bluey series are underpinned by a philosophy of play and imagination. In addition, this lesson specifically focuses on…
Click here for a full list of values, and the explanations and learning philosophy that underpins these lessons.
EYLF Learning Outcome
Children have a strong sense of wellbeing
1. Children become strong in their social and emotional wellbeing
2. Children take increasing responsibility for their own health and physical wellbeing
Unit of work: Bluey – Early Learning.
Age group: 2 – 5 years.
Time required: 40 minutes.
- A variety of equipment (i.e. skipping ropes, balls, balance beams, stilt walking cups, tennis balls and buckets, small hand bean bags etc) to provide a new experience for the children to try
- Device capable of presenting a video to children.
This activity has been developed in partnership with Ludo Studio. We would like to acknowledge the support of ABC Kids, BBC Studios, Screen Australia and Screen Queensland.