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Personal, Social, Health and Citizenship Education (PSHCE) KS3

Personal, Social, Health and Citizenship Education (PSHCE) Curriculum at Key Stage 3

Autumn Term

Introduction to the 5 ways to Well-Being

School Structure

Settling in to a new school

Railway Safety

Road safety as a pedestrian and passenger

What makes a good friend

Anti Bullying Week

Relationships and Sex Education: Puberty, Changes in Boys/Girls, The Underwear Rule and Personal Hygiene

 

Spring Term

Diversity in our community

Drugs Education: Smoking, Volatile substances and Alcohol

Safer Internet Day

Economic Education

National Careers Week

National Apprenticeship Week

 

Summer Term

How to prepare for exams

The Sleep Factor

Stress from Social Media and Fear Of Missing Out (FOMO)

Mental Health Awareness Week

Oral Hygiene

First Aid – Basic First Aid, Recovery Position, CPR

Autumn Term

Diversity in the UK –and Ethnic Stereotyping

The United Nations (UN)

The European Union (EU) & Brexit

The United Nations Convention the Rights of the Child (UNCRC)

Anti Bullying Week

Understanding feelings

Reacting to emotional situations

Family

 

Spring Term

Drugs Education: Legal and Illegal drugs, Social and Emotional effects, Cannabis, Managing situations

National Careers Week

National Apprenticeship Week

Economic Education

Relationships and Sex Education: Healthy Relationships, The Underwear Rule, Menstrual Cycle

 

Summer Term

Conception

Contraception

Pregnancy Myths

Mental Health Awareness Week

The Sleep Factor

Stress from Social Media and Fear Of Missing Out (FOMO)

Homelessness

In Year 9 and upward, the PSHCE and Religious Studies lessons are combined to form PR lessons.

These lessons are delivered by the PSHCE/PR team. Each student will have one 50 minute curriculum lesson per week (outlined below), delivered by the PSHCE teaching team and two registration sessions per week, delivered by Form Tutors.

 

Autumn Term

Belief about Deity:

– The 4 Os

– Reasons for belief in God

– The Cosmos Argument

– The Design Argument

– What is a Miracle?

Good and Evil:

– Natural and Moral Evil

– The Problem of Evil

Equality:

– Gender Discrimination

– Prejudice and discrimination

– Martin Luther King

– The Civil Rights Movement

– Racism and Forgiveness

– Identity – LGBTQ+

 

Spring Term

Racism:

– Key Events in Race Relations in the UK

– Race Relations

– Respecting Rights – FGM

– The State of Race Relations in the UK Today

Safer Internet Day

Politics:

– What is Democracy?

– Political Parties in the UK

– How does Parliament work?

– Electoral Systems

– Manifesto

– Party Political Broadcasts

 

Summer Term

Relationships and Sex Education:

– Introduction to relationships

– Marriage/Civil Partnerships

– Abusive Relationships

– Consent

– Delay – Are you ready?

– Sexually Transmitted infections

– Contraception

– Pregnancy

Child Sexual Exploitation:

– Exploitation

– Grooming

– Sexting

– Sexualisation

In Year 9 and upward, the PSHCE and Religious Studies lessons are combined to form PR lessons.

These lessons are delivered by the PSHCE/PR team. Each student will have one 50 minute curriculum lesson per week, delivered by the PSHCE teaching team and two registration sessions per week (outlined below), delivered by Form Tutors.

 

Autumn Term

5 ways to Well-being

Law and Society:

– Life on a dessert island

– The need for rules in communities

– Anti-social behaviour

– Anti Bullying week

 

Spring Term

Careers research

Safer Internet Day

National Careers Week

National Apprenticeship Week

The message of Easter

 

Summer Term

The Sleep Factor

Stress from Social Media and Fear of Missing Out (FOMO)

Mental Health Awareness Week

Economic Education

PSHCE Department

Teaching team, support, facilities and extra-curricular opportunities.

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