Burpham Foundation Primary School

Burpham Lane, Guildford, Surrey, GU4 7LZ


01483 572510

Emotional Literacy Support Assistant 


Melinda Weare


Working hours: Monday - Wednesday 8.30 am - 1.00 pm

Please scroll down the page for details regarding ELSA


**New Information February 2021**

I hope you find the following information useful.  Please click on the links below for helpful tips and book recommendations:


Back to School Story - Updated for March


Helping your child if they are missing their friends due to COVID 19


Surrey County Council Resource Pack for COVID 19 including home learning, wellbeing activities, worry and anxiety, bereavement and loss, coping with change etc


First Aid for Feelings - an interactive workbook to help children cope


The Whole Brain Child by Dan Siegl and Tina Bryson


Everybody Worries - A story and draw-along with Jon Burgerman (particular reference to COVID 19)


Romesh Ranganathan's tips for home-learning - (it will make you smile!)



Please click on the link below for 5 ways to wellbeing:

 5 Ways to wellbeing


jPlease click on the pdf below for help when your child is returning to school:

 A Story about returning to School


Please click on the link below for help talking to your child about the vaccine:

A story about the vaccine


Please click on the link below for information regarding your children using the internet safely including a "pledge" for the whole family to agree on: 

Keeping Safe Online


 Please click on the link below for information and help on supporting your child's mental health and wellbeing:

A Parent's Toolkit for Wellbeing