Year 8 — PSHCE

Term 1: Money

Pupils will begin to understand the value of money and to make sure they know to be strong with money rather than get into financial difficulty. They will also learn about financial risk and how to keep themselves safe.

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  • Moral
  • Social
  • Cultural

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Term 2: Employment

Pupils will understand the different types of employment and the skills needed to be successful in the working world. This includes Project development.

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  • Spiritual
  • Moral
  • Social
  • Cultural

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Term 3: Addictions and Influences

Pupils will understand the different types of addictions and how to recognise signs and symptoms of addiction. They will also work to understand what help is provided for those who become addicted and their friends and families.

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  • Spiritual
  • Moral
  • Social
  • Cultural

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Term 4: SRE and Relationships

Pupils will learn and discuss about sexual health and when sexual relations should occur. They should respect each other in lessons and develop the confidence to talk about such a difficult topic. E.g. consent, sexting, Safe sex & contraception, STI’s and STD’s, when is it appropriate to have relationships and to get pregnant.

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  • Spiritual
  • Moral
  • Social
  • Cultural

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Term 5: Keeping Yourself Safe

Pupils will look at dangers they may face within their lifetimes and how to recognise if they are putting themselves at risk. Pupils will also be informed of methods that can be used to keep themselves safe.

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  • Spiritual
  • Moral
  • Social
  • Cultural

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Term 6: Politics

Pupils will learn about the setup of our political system and consider how our government works. They will learn skills needed to be a successful politician and about the right to vote.

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  • Spiritual
  • Moral
  • Social
  • Cultural

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