A workshop was organised for girls of classes III to VIon the 16th of July, and for the boys of classes III to V on the 19th of July,2013 to make them aware about good and bad touch and to teach them what steps to take if they are in a risky situation. It was conducted by our school Health and Wellness Teacher Ms. SurbhiNandan.
Session started with activity on feelings and emotions. Children mentioned different emotions and their meaning. Word “Touch” was introduced with the help of role play. Children were asked to name different types of touch. List of different type of touch was shown after discussion with the children.Relation of touch and feel was discussed. Children enumerated various examples of good touch and bad touch.
First round was concluded with presentation on good touch and bad touch.
Second round started with the situation, in which, they were asked questions. What they should do if they are in a risky situation of bad touch? Children learnt the three steps which they have to take when they are in a risky situation.
Session concluded with an activity, in which they were given a worksheet on “NO GO TELL”. They were asked to write the name or person whom they trusted the most.
Conclusion message was-
1) It is not your fault.
2) There is no room for secret.