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Friendship activities KS2 – Positive friendships PSHE lesson

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Key Stage



Years 3-6

If you’re looking for friendship activities for KS2, this positive friendship PSHE lesson might be just what you need.

This detailed, one hour-long, fully resourced PSHE lesson explains the qualities that people often look for in a good friend.

The resource is no-prep, meaning you can get started straight away. The download includes case studies, a match-up task, a video clip with questions, and clear, measurable learning outcomes.

Friendship activities KS2

You’ll discuss what a ‘toxic’ friendship is and talk about whether it’s OK to end a friendship. Students will also examine the importance of trust, honesty and respect in building positive relationships.

Children will then use their new knowledge to create a magic spell for the perfect friendship.

This lesson fits the new DfE and PSHE Association statutory 2020 /21 guidelines. It includes detailed, editable PowerPoints plus accompanying tasks and worksheets. The KS2 friendship activities are engaging and well-differentiated.

EC Publishing creates high-quality PSHE teaching packages and lessons. This resource is part of the Complete Primary PSHE Pack, containing editable, scaffolded lessons for EYFS to Year 6 that follow the DfE Statutory Guidance. Browse more friendship activities and advice.

Friendship activities KS2
Friendship activities KS2 – Positive friendships PSHE lesson
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