PSHE

All students follow a Personal, Social, Health Education programme. Topics are covered through lessons that are taught by teaching staff. Some topics are covered on our off timetable health days by external specialists and teaching staff. PSHE and health days are regularly reviewed to reflect current legislation and community awareness.

Year 7

British Values Equality

Diversity

Careers Introduction to careers

Skills

Legalities

Current Affairs Certificates/ratings in  media

Impact of violent video games

Watershed

Illegal activity online

FGM Learning about the law
Health Healthy lifestyle

Food groups

Balanced diet

Exercise

Hygiene

Drugs and alcohol

Puberty

Sex Education

Health Relationships Friendship

characteristics

starting friendships

manners

Internet Safety Use of the internet

Dangers of the internet

Grooming

Chat rooms

Rights and Responsibilities School responsibility

R&R as individual

Safety Water

Roads

Mental Health and Wellbeing Emotional wellbeing

Emotions and puberty

Work Related Learning Stereotyping

Equality in work

Year 8

British Values Respect

Tolerance of faith and beliefs

Careers U explore

Skills and careers

How subjects related to careers

Banking

Budgeting

What work is

Current Affairs Stereotypes

Representation of women

Health Immunisations

Risks

Body image

Healthy Relationships Friendship

Community

Relationships

Sex Education

Internet Grooming

Cyber bullying

E safety – friendship

Rights and Responsibilities Environment

Food wastage

Global warming and climate change

Safety Fireworks

Dangers around the home

Mental Health and Wellbeing Bereavement and grief

Death

Resilience

Work Related Learning Saving money

Borrowing money

Year 9

British Values Britishness

Extremism

Radicalisation

Honour based violence

Amnesty International

Human rights

Careers Higher education

Pay scales

Deductions to salaries

FGM Where it happens

Health risks

Health Eating disorders
Healthy Relationships CSE

Respect

Law and sex

Internet Grooming

Cyber bulling and law

Safety Sun
Mental Health and Wellbeing Dealing with difficult emotions

Mindfulness

Mental Health

Work Related Learning Why we work

Financial risk (e.g. gambling)

Year 10

British Values Diversity

Multicultural society

Extremism

Terrorism

Equality

Prejudice

Stereotype

Discrimination

Inequality (e.g. of racism)

Careers Skills needed in workplace

Important phone calls

Letter writing for work experience

Current Affairs Media and radicalisation/extremism

Feminism (role of celeb)

Women in media

Sexualisation of images

Pornography

FGM Myths

Where it happens

Case studies

Health Body image

Self esteem

Health checks (breast / smear)

Smoking

Alcohol

Healthy Relationships CSE

Parenting

-Role of parent

-Ways of becoming a parent

-Financial

Safety Gangs

Bullying

Mental Health and Wellbeing Emotional wellbeing

Stress

Self esteem

Relaxation techniques

Work Related Learning Saving money

Bank statements

Identity theft

LGBT Homophobic bullying

Year 11

Careers Unifrog

CV’s

Interviews

Pathways

Exams How the brain works

Exam techniques

Revision techniques

Health Alcohol

Drugs (law and effects)

Healthy Relationships Being female and equality
Rights and Responsibilities Ideology

Political parties

Democracy

Pressure groups

House of commons and lords

Parliament and government

Laws

Mental Health and Wellbeing Stress

Relaxation techniques

Mindfulness

Work Related Learning Pay slips

Managing money

Renting and buying a house

Health Day Topics Include

Year 7 Year 8 Year 9 Year 10 Year 11
Bleeding and bandaging Sex and relationships (including contraception) Recovery position Parenting Sex and relationships
Friendship and peer pressure Equality Safety in relationships FGM Exploitation
Puberty and periods Grooming and Child sexual exploitation Forced marriage Relaxation techniques Forced marriage / honour based violence
Fire safety Sexual health and relationships Eating disorders Domestic violence Relaxation techniques
Healthy living Alcohol and the dangers of underage drinking Sex and relationships (including consent)