Peer Mediators work in pairs to support children at Attleborough Primary School who have had a falling out, are feeling sad or who need some support with finding children to play with.
Peer Mediators learn the skills to help them to support children by:
The Peer Mediation Process:
All year 6 pupils are offered the chance to apply to become a Peer Mediator. In their application, they are given two friendship scenarios and are asked to write about how they would deal with them. Miss Skinner (PSHE leader) then selects who she feels would make a good peer mediator.
The children receive training on how to be a good peer mediator by learning about:
Peer mediators have to be prepared to give up some of their playtimes every week and attend a meeting every 2 weeks.