Middle School Topics
Myself and My Relationships: making the classroom a safe place to learn; building relationships; coping with new situations; sources of support; and anti bullying.
Living in the Wider World: children’s rights; conflicting rights and responsibilities; rules and laws in society; the role of Parliament; local and national democracy; and school and class councils.
Diversity in Communities: challenging stereotypes.
Health and Wellbeing: keeping safe near railways; cycle safety; preventing accidents; and basic first aid.
Myself and My Relationships: family and friends; understanding and valuing difference; coping with relationship issues; problem solving and perseverance; and anti bullying.
Health and Wellbeing: Legal and illegal drugs; essential use of medicines; misuse of substances; staying safe; the influence of friends and media; and reliable information. Sex and Relationship Education- the human life cycle; physical change; developing a positive body image; and changing emotions.
Living in the Wider World: economic wellbeing- wants and needs; budgeting; making choices; and the role of charities.