Primary to secondary transition


Giving Year 6 pupils a lesson in what to expect when they start secondary school, a group of sixth-formers from Powys in Mid Wales are hoping to settle any first day nerves, reassuring younger students who are about to change schools and lessening any fears they may have.


A simple, effective video with animated elements exploring some of the myths and fears about the move to secondary school.

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