Colin is a robot. Colin lives on a spaceship with lots of other robots. Colin is really good at cleaning and it makes him really happy when he is asked to clean something.
How can we tell that Colin is happy?
One day, Colin was cleaning. The floor was clean and sparkly.
Another robot walked into the room and stamped mud all over the floor.
This made Colin very angry.
How can we tell that Colin is angry?
What could he say? What could he do?
The other robot told Colin that he was rubbish at cleaning. This hurt Colin’s feelings.
How can we tell that Colin’s feelings are hurt?
Colin didn’t want the other robot to get in trouble. Colin didn’t want the other robot to say mean things to him again. Colin didn’t know what to do.
What could Colin do?
Colin decided he wanted someone to talk to about his feelings.
Who could Colin talk to?
Colin was a little bit scared to talk about his feelings. He was worried that someone might laugh at him or tell him that he was being silly.
What else could Colin be worried about?
Colin felt better after he spoke to someone. They understood why he was angry and hurt. They spoke about how Colin could always talk to someone about his feeling, no matter how small or scary.
Colin went back to his cleaning. Colin was happy when he was cleaning and no one could make him feel bad about himself.