Children's Mental Health Week 2021 1st February.

Children’s Mental Health Week.

Week of the 1st February to 8th February is Children’s Mental Health week, the theme this year is Express Yourself.

This is an event happening all across the United Kingdom. 

There are some activities on the school’s Emotional well-being page to help your child learn about:

  • Keeping calm
  • What to do when you feel scared, sad or angry.
  • Learning how to journal (how to plan and reflect)
  • Ways you can express yourself.

There are lots of resources on the Children’s Mental Health Week website (  that you can use with your child at home; including activity ideas, tips for parents and carers, and an online assembly which will be available from Monday 1st February.

In the file to download you will find:

  • An introductory PowerPoint about Children's Mental Health week.
  • An overview of activities that could be completed over the week.
  • Introduction to journalling to express yourself. 

The Government have also released information on Mental Health resources for children, parents/carers and school/college staff:




Files to Download

Contact the School

Wistaston Academy

Moreton Road

Company registration number: 08882544
Place of Registration: England

Main Contact: Principal - Dominique Griffiths

Tel: 01270 685666

SEN Contact: Stephanie Tew

SEN Email: