We believe that education in PSHE and citizenship enables children to become healthier, more independent and more responsible members of society. We encourage our pupils to play a positive role in contributing to the life of the school and the wider community. In so doing, we help to develop their sense of self-worth. We teach them how society is organised and governed. We ensure that the children experience the process of democracy through participation in the school council. We teach children about their rights and about their responsibilities. They learn to appreciate what it means to be a positive member of a diverse and multi-cultural society.
Our PSHE curriculum will be underpinned by the drivers of heritage; initiative and possibility.
All children will develop an understanding of the ways in which they can play an active and full role in a democratic society as well as developing the skills to live a healthy (physically and mentally) lifestyle.
All children will:
Find below a simple overview of how the children's learning progresses throughout school. More detailed information can be found in our Progression documents at https://www.bickershaw.wigan.sch.uk/virtual-office/school-curriculum-information under SMSC.
Children are learning all the time about the world of emotional self-regulation, diversity and citizenship. These are the building blocks to becoming a responsible and active citizen in their adult life.
Easy ways to develop emotional well-being, resilience and citizenship in your child.