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Getting on with the family (easy read)

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What does it mean?




  Sometimes you are happy in your family

loss and grief


Sometimes you are sad in your family 





Sometimes you may feel upset




Sometimes you may feel angry




Sometimes you may want to be alone




Sometimes you may feel left out

In a family you learn to live with other people.

You learn about:

Communication (Com-you-nik-ay-shun)  
Ways to talk and listen to others.

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Respect (Ree-spekt)
Treating others in the way that you want to be treated.
Negotiation   (ne-go-see-ay-shun)
Working out your problems without fighting

You can change your friends but your family will always be your family .

Look after each other.


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We've provided this information to help you to understand important things about staying healthy and happy. However, if you feel sick or unhappy, it is important to tell your mum or dad, a teacher or another grown-up.


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