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Personal, Social, Health and Economic Education (PSHE)

At Panshanger Primary School we follow the Programme of Study developed by the PSHE Association. (October 2014). It is our aim that through a cross-curricular approach as well as discrete teaching of PSHE, our pupils will develop their personal and interpersonal skills and learn about:

Healthy lifestyles and well being

  • what is meant by a healthy lifestyle
  • how to maintain physical, mental and emotional health and wellbeing
  • how to manage risks to physical and emotional health and wellbeing
  • ways of keeping physically and emotionally safe
  • about managing change, including puberty, transition and loss
  • how to make informed choices about health and wellbeing and to recognise sources of help with this
  • how to respond in an emergency
  • how to identify different influences on health and wellbeing.

Relationships

  • how to develop and maintain a variety of healthy relationships within a range of social/cultural contexts
  • how to recognise and manage emotions within a range of relationships
  • how to recognise risky or negative relationships including all forms of bullying and abuse
  • how to respond to risky or negative relationships and ask for help
  • how to respect equality and diversity in relationships.

Living in the Wider World

  • about respect for the self and others and the importance of responsible behaviours and actions
  • about rights and responsibilities as members of families, other groups and ultimately as citizens
  • about different groups and communities
  • to respect equality and to be a productive member of a diverse community
  • about the importance of respecting and protecting the environment
  • about where money comes from, keeping it safe and the importance of managing it effectively
  • how money plays an important part in people’s lives
  • a basic understanding of enterprise

For information about what the pupils will be covering in each Key Stage, please click on the relevant documents.

download PSHE ks1 (186KB)
download PSHE ks2 (115KB)