PSHRE AND CITIZENSHIP

INTRODUCTION

PSHE/RSE/RE/CITIZENSHIP: Students have dedicated lessons across all years which are taught by specialist teachers. Students also receive lessons from outside agencies such as the Brook, College police officer, faith leaders/groups and Audacious Schools Topics are further explored in form time and during assemblies. The aim of PSHE/RE/RSE and Citizenship education is to provide pupils with: – accurate and relevant knowledge; · opportunities to turn that knowledge into personal understanding; · opportunities to explore, clarify and, if necessary, challenge their own and others’ values, attitudes, beliefs, rights and responsibilities and · the skills and strategies they need in order to live healthy, safe, fulfilling, responsible and balanced lives.

1. WHAT WILL I STUDY?

PSHE/RSE/RE/CITIZENSHIP: Students have dedicated lessons across all years which are taught by specialist teachers. Students also receive lessons from outside agencies such as the Brook, College police officer, faith leaders/groups and Audacious Schools Topics are further explored in form time and during assemblies. As well as the programmed lessons other topics may be included if and when needed, in response to local, national or international issues.

KS3 PSHE/RSE is taught alongside Citizenship and RE, the curriculum is spiral and topics are revisited in order to remind students and further develop the skills they need. Topics include: Living a healthy lifestyle, Drugs and Alcohol, Relationship and Sex Education, Personal safety and bullying.

KS 4 PSHE/RSE is taught alongside non-GCSE RE and Citizenship, it is delivered by specialist teachers. Topics include: Drugs and Alcohol, Relationship and Sex Education, Mental Health and Healthy Lifestyles. Students also receive lessons from outside agencies such as the Brook.

KS3 Citizenship is taught alongside PSHE/RSE and RE topics include: Democracy, Law, Finance and Volunteering

KS4 Citizenship is taught alongside PSHE/RSE and RE topics include: Rights and Responsibility, The Justice System, Law, Finance and Volunteering

KS3 Religious Education is taught alongside PSHE/RSE and Citizenship topics include: How religion impacts on community, Islam, Christianity, Sikhism and Buddhism.

KS4 Non GCSE Religious Education is taught alongside PSHE/RSE and Citizenship, topics include: Religion, rights and responsibility, Religious views on Crime and Punishment, Evil and Suffering, Matters of Life and Death, Wealth and Poverty

2. CURRICULUM IN YEAR 7

RE: The Island Buddhism

PSHE/SRE/Citizenship: Mental Health: Transition to secondary school, self esteem, online relationships, My Mind My Body week. Healthy Lifestyles : What is good health?, Oral Hygiene, Prsonal Hygiene Keeping safe: Knife crime awareness, basic first aid and CPR, Staying safe in the community including water and road safety.

Relationship and Sex Education: Puberty and reproduction (recap of content taught in science), Healthy relaitonships, stable and long term relationships, forced marriage and honour-based violence. Living in the Wider world (PSHE/Citizenship) Democracy, British Values, UK Parliament week, how to manage money, enterprise skills

3. CURRICULUM IN YEAR 8

RE: Christianity Sikhism

PSHE/SRE/Citizenship: Mental Health: Assertiveness, Sexting and the law, Change and loss. Healthy Lifestyles : Immunisations, Diet, Exercise, Sleep. Keeping safe: Knife crime awareness, Drugs and Alcohol awareness.

Relationship and Sex Eduation: FGM, Gender and sexuality, Exploitation Living in the Wider world (PSHE/Citizenship): Critical consumerism, Human Rights and responsibilities, Discrimination Parliament week

4. CURRICULUM IN YEAR 9

RE: Islam Crime and Punishment Rights and Responsibilities

PSHE/SRE/Citizenship: Mental Health: Emotional Health, Body image, FOMO Healthy Lifestyles : Cancer prevention, Organ donation Keeping safe: Knife crime awareness, Drugs and Alcohol awareness, Gambling awareness.

Relationship and Sex Eduation: Consent, Contraception, Pregnancy Living in the Wider world (PSHE/Citizenship): Financial risks, Options, Career aspiration. (Crime and Rights and Responsibilities including Human rights are included in RE curriculum) Parliament Week.

5. CURRICULUM IN YEAR 10

RE/Citizenship Wealth and Poverty – Volunteering Evil and Suffering

PSHRE/SRE Healthy Relationships including the impact of pornography Sexual Health including contraception Drugs and alcohol Staying safe including staying safe online and knife crime Pregnancy.

6. CURRICULUM IN YEAR 11

PSHE/RE/Citizenship Taught by form tutors Drugs and Alcohol Online safety and grooming Marriage and the Family Mental Health Democracy, Government and Law.

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