Throughout year 7, all students will engage in a valuable and informative PSHE programme during form time sessions with their tutors. The programme will cover the following topics and issues;
|Topic Outline||Detail covered|
|Settling into Ryedale School||How can I settle into secondary school?|
|Relationship and sex education (RSE)- Facts||How does the body change with puberty?|
|Relationship and sex education (RSE)- Feelings||How do feelings change with puberty?|
|Alcohol, smoking and drugs||What are the risks?|
|Emotional wellbeing||What am I good at?
How can I be assertive?
How can I be resilient?
|Personal Health/Healthy lifestyles||What routines could I adopt?
What is a balanced diet?
What is my personal health profile?
|Risk and safety/Bullying||How can I manage risky situations?
How can I practice refusal skills?
How can I tackle bullying?
|Identity and Values||Who am I?
Who do I aspire to be?
|Communities and Diversity||Who is in our communities?
How do I feel about difference?
|Planning for the future||How do I work best with others?
How can I improve communication skills?
What do I want and how do I get it?
How do I plan for my future?
|Personal finance, money and consumerism||How do I save?
How do I budget?
In addition, a range of PSHE workshops are delivered throughout the academic year to compliment the issues covered within the tutor time programme.