In this lesson, we will learn about what a healthy friendship looks like and typical behaviours to expect in a respectful relationship. We will also be able to understand what to do if a friendship or relationship causes unhappiness.
Unit Overview: Respectful relationships: Respect and friendship
In this lesson we will understand the importance of freedom of speech as well as the harms of 'Cancel Culture'. We will also discuss the harms associated with censorship and 'no platforming'.
In this lesson, we will learn about respecting the privacy of others as well as boundaries (physical and otherwise). We will also discuss giving and withdrawing consent.
In this lesson, we will learn about how conflict and disagreement within friendships/relationships can be resolved and the benefits of successfully resolving conflict.
In this lesson, we will learn about why and how a friendship might end and how to maturely respond to these situations. We will also look at the damaging nature of trying to maintain an unwanted friendship/relationship.
Units in RSHE (PSHE)
- Families: Relationships and human happiness
- Respectful relationships: Respect and friendship
- Online and media: Rights, responsibilities and keeping safe
- Mental wellbeing: Talking about emotions
- Internet safety and harms: Reality vs the online world
- Healthy lifestyles: Physical fitness and healthy eating
- Health and prevention: Basic health
- Changing adolescent body: Puberty and menstrual wellbeing
- Families: Stable relationships and marriage
- Respectful relationships: Stereotypes and bullying
- Online and media: Harmful contact
- Mental wellbeing: Recognising concerns
- Internet safety and harms: Body Image
- Drugs and alcohol: Smoking and Alcohol
- Health and prevention: Sleep and routines
- First aid
- Families: Being safe and reporting concerns
- Respectful relationships: Recognising and reporting criminal behaviour within relationships
- Online and media: Indecent image sharing
- Being safe: The law (consent, exploitation, and harassment)
- Intimate relationships: Positivity and health
- Mental wellbeing: Common types of ill health
- Internet safety and harms: Relationships and social media
- Drugs and alcohol: Prescription and illegal drugs
- Health and prevention: Immunisation and vaccination