The aims of Highcliffe’s PSHE curriculum are to support pupils’ mental health and wellbeing by teaching them about:
We follow the Cambridgeshire Scheme of Work, which covers all of the above themes in an age-appropriate way and it is recommended by the PSHE Association.
In addition to the Cambridgeshire Scheme, we also teach the following themes:
R time is a structured programme that builds and enhances relationships for children from Early Years to the end of Primary School.
During these discussions we will aim to teach our pupils the following important safety skills without giving explicit information or telling scary stories. We will be teaching our pupils how to stay safe by learning the PANTS rules, which the NSPCC have developed to be like a Green Cross Code for staying safe from sexual abuse. PANTS stands for:
The lessons will introduce a range of ideas, all delivered in a way that’s fully age-appropriate, empowering pupils without using any frightening words.
For more information, (including how to talk with your child about this at home and the lesson plans and resources that will be used in school) please visit the NSPCC website: https://www.nspcc.org.uk/preventing-abuse/keeping-children-safe/underwear-rule/
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