A handy resource list for Year 10 PSHE teachers to help deliver empowering and inclusive careers education lessons. Resources include lesson plans, worksheets and PowerPoints and focus on topics including Personal Action Plans, roles in business and managing your online identity.Read More
Youth Employment UK has developed a useful set of teaching resources for use in PSHE lessons around careers education. The resources include lesson plans on careers in STEM and information about the free membership programme available to young people aged between 14 and 25 which contains links to information, advice and guidance about professional skills to be developed.Read More
A new free pack from Google and Parent Zone which can be ordered from the website to help Key Stage 2 students to learn about Online Safety in an empowering and evidence-based way. The pack includes PSHE Association-accredited lesson plans and activities.Read More
A set of lesson plans and resources created by the Geographical Association for use in Key Stage 3 and 4 Geography lessons exploring the key topics of Population and Housing. The lesson plans cover a number of topics, including:
Tate Kids have a great set of resources for use in Key Stage 2 Arts lessons to encourage creativity and understanding of different artists and artistic techniques. These include exploring the stories of 5 Women Artists and learning about Keith Haring.Read More
A poster designed by the team at Success in Schools Ltd providing key information that frontline professionals need to aware of from the Keeping Children Safe in Education Guidance. The poster can be printed off and displayed in staff rooms and used as part of internal CPD training sessions.Read More
A resource list compiled by Teachwire which provide a variety of free resources that primary school teachers can use to teach their students about the importance of D-Day and VE Day. Resources include a link to a factsheet designed by the Royal British Legion on D-Day.Read More
A comprehensive and interactive toolkit resource developed by the SELMA partners to empower secondary school students to find out more about what constitutes hate speech, how reading and absorbing hate speech affects our mental health and emotional wellbeing and what young people themselves can do to tackle hate speech online. The toolkit can be used in PSHE, RSE, Citizenship, ICT lessons or used outside of school by youth clubs and other organisations.
The toolkit aims to develop 3 skill areas:
Social and emotional learning (SEL) which helps young people develop self-awareness, self-management, social awareness, relationship skills and responsible decision-making
Media literacy (ML) which gives young people the ability to analyse, evaluate and create online media messages across a variety of contexts
Citizenship education (CE) which empowers teenagers to make constructive and ethical choices about personal behaviour and social interactions.
A useful toolkit compiled by Teach First to provide tips and suggestions for teachers and schools who wish to work together to improve the experience of transition from Early Years into Primary School, Primary School to Secondary School. It is intended to inspire and enable to initiate and maintain collaborative cross-phase work that is going to have a positive impact on the children or young people that schools work with.
The toolkit contains two sections:
Research - Looking at the need for cross-phase collaboration and exploring what effective cross-phase collaboration looks like
Stories of cross-phase collaboration in practice, with accompanying resources that teachers can use.
A booklist of recommended Maths-themed picture books for primary school students, including books that introduce students to the concepts of addition, subtraction, multiplication and division, weights and measures and the importance of developing a good grasp of basic skills. The books can be used for 1-2-1 tuition, group sessions and assemblies.Read More
A useful activity from Young Minds for primary and secondary school teachers to discuss with students the key actions they should take when they are feeling angry. The activity can be differentiated to suit different abilities.Read More
A guide produced by Young Minds for use in Key Stage 3 and 4 PSHE, RSE and Citizenship lessons to help young people to talk about the feelings of anger they are experiencing and find self-care techniques to relax and destress and reduce those feelings of anger.Read More
A handy poster for the classroom and common room noticeboards which advises students of what they can do to reduce their feelings of anger whilst at school.Read More
A guide produced by Equaliteach for frontline professionals in primary schools designed to help them to address bullying and harassment based on prejudice towards students who have a disability or are perceived to have a disability in an effective manner. The guide includes ideas on activities that can be used to discuss disability and to discuss the importance of tackling bullying on the basis of disability with students.Read More
A comprehensive pack designed by the International Slavery Museum for use by teachers in Key Stage 2 and 3 PSHE, RSE, Citizenship, RE or History lessons to teach students about the slave trade in an open and frank way. The resources draw on documents and art that is displayed in the museum.
Sections covered in the resources include learning about Africa, the Atlantic Passage, Plantation Life and the story behind Abolition.Read More
A comprehensive pack designed by Disability Action Alliance to help frontline professionals working with children in schools to develop their awareness of disability, including how they can take action to tackle Disability Hate Crime. The pack includes links to a variety of resources that have been designed, by different organisations, including resources designed by Altogether Better which focus on developing students’ ability to question the stories that they read in mainstream media articles about disabled people, particularly the negative language.Read More
The Mental Health Foundation’s booklet designed to raise awareness of dementia amongst students in Key Stages and 3. The booklet includes information on describing memory loss, what happens when a loved one is experiencing memory loss as a result of developing dementia and what young people can to do help loved ones experiencing dementia.Read More
A resource from The Institute of Engineering and Technology for Key Stage 3 Maths, Science or PSHE lessons focussing on the use of maths to solve practical issues. The resource includes activities looking at recycling of wellington boots and mobile phones and includes handouts and a presentation.Read More
A set of factsheets on Dyscalculia that have been compiled for Neurodiversity Celebration Week which can be shared with education professionals to raise awareness of how to support students who have dyscalculia.Read More
A number of factsheets on Dyspraxia and Developmental Coordination Disorder (DCD) which have been compiled for Neurodiversity Celebration Week. The factsheets can be printed off and shared with education professionals to raise awareness of Dyspraxia and DCD and information can be used to create lesson plans focussing on Neurodiversity.Read More