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…and comes with eyelets and cable ties.  If able to help, please email Martin at, with details of what you’re suggesting.

School resources

Here are three suggested school assembles to coincide with the Permission to Smile campaign, two for primary schools, kindly created by Mike Down and Jill Stolberg of the Diocese of Birmingham education team, and one for secondary schools, kindly created by Emma Butler of Nishkam High School. Please feel free to download and use!

Pass On The Smile

Aims: To help children to think about how important it is to smile (Permission to Smile 2018) .

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Being A Good Neighbour

Aims - To help pupils to think about what makes a good neighbour, and to encourage them to think about how they could be good neighbours.

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Being A Good Neighbour (powerpoint)

A powerpoint presentation on how to be a good neighbour. (KS1)

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Why Community?

A powerpoint about the Permission to Smile campaign. (Secondary school)

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