Statement of Intent:Our PSHE Curriculum enables children to develop the skills, attitudes and qualities needed to become healthy, independent and responsible members of society. It explores the concept of self and key elements of this, such a mindset and outlook, encouraging resilience and self-reflection with the aim of empowering children to take care of both their physical and mental well-being. The curriculum aims to help children understand how they are developing personally and socially, and tackles many of the moral, social and cultural issues that are part of growing up. Children learn about rights and responsibilities and learn to understand and appreciate what it means to be a member of a diverse society. Children are encouraged to develop their sense of self-worth by playing a positive role in contributing to school life and the wider community.
The ‘Big Ideas’:The ‘Big Ideas’ in our PSHE curriculum are: respect, resilience and social-responsibility. These form an integral part of the development of skills and the learning of key concepts in this area of the curriculum.