PSHE Overview - Autumn Term

Term Autumn 1 Autumn 2
Unit Being me in my world Celebrating difference
Year 7 Unique me, differences and conflict, my influences, dealing with emotions, belonging to a group and peer pressure, peer on peer abuse, online safety, online legislation Bullying, prejudice and discrimination, Equality Act, stereotyping, challenging influences, negative behaviour and attitudes, assertiveness
Year 8 Self-identity, influences, family and identity, stereotypes, personal beliefs and judgements, managing expectations, first impressions, respect for the beliefs of others, protected characteristics Positive change made by others, how positive behaviour affects feelings of wellbeing, social injustice, inequality, community cohesion, multi-culturalism, diversity, race and religion, stereotypes, prejudice, LGBT+ bullying, hate crime
Year 9 Perceptions about intimate relationships, consent, sexual exploitation, peer approval, peer on peer abuse, grooming, radicalisation, county lines, positive and negative self- identity, groups, influences, social media, abuse and coercion Protected characteristics, Equality Act, phobic and racist language, legal consequences of bullying and hate crime, sexism, ageism, positive and negative language, banter, peer on peer abuse, bullying in the workplace. Prejudice, discrimination, and stereotyping
Year 10 Human rights, societal freedom, understanding safety in UK and beyond, ending relationships safely, stages of grief, loss and bereavement, peer on peer abuse, social media and culture, use of online data, threats to online safety, online identity, assessing and managing risk, the law and social media Equality including in the workplace, in society, in relationships Equality Act 2010 Vulnerable groups including disability and hidden disability Workplace expectations Rights and responsibilities Power and control in relationships, coercive control Benefits of multi-cultural societies Equity, equality and inequality
Year 11

Finance, money, budgeting, saving, credit and debit, tax and national insurance contributions, payslips, employee rights and responsibilities, employer rights and responsibilities, unions, money and mental health, money and wellbeing.

University and apprenticeships course outline, university and apprenticeships entry qualifications, university and apprenticeships personable characteristics, personal statement writing, college application planning.