Safeguarding Curriculum Map

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Term 1

Healthy Minds lesson 1
To identify what is meant by healthy minds and self-talk

Feelings and emotions
To examine links between thoughts and feelings

Different thinking styles
To understand the different types of mindset that people have and how Self-talk affects these.

Looking for evidence
To examine how to avoid jumping to conclusions

The file game
To find evidence to challenge negative thoughts

Term 2

To develop assertive behaviour in difficult situations

To practice the skills of negotiation

Coping Strategies
To practice coping strategies for when we feel extreme anger or sadness

Solving Dilemmas
To use problem solving skills to solve dilemmas

Visualised Relaxation
To try visualisation techniques as a method of supporting challenging emotions

Term 3

Online Bullying
To explore the impact of cyberbullying

Fake Accounts
To analyse the risks associated through ‘catfishing’ and fake accounts

Safer App Use
To identify the safest ways to use online apps

Appropriate Use of Technology
LO/ To identify the laws and consequences of recording violent events

Protecting Yourself Online
To summarise the best ways to stay safe online

Term 6: MYP Unit – Healthy Lifestyles

Healthy Lifestyle Choices
To introduce the healthy lifestyles unit

Healthy Lifestyle Choices (2)
To identify the physical and mental changes that occur during puberty

Healthy Eating and Exercise
To explore the importance of a healthy diet and exercise

The Sleep Factor
To analyse the importance of sleep

To create an informative resource to educate younger pupils on how to stay healthy

Module 2: Drugs and The Law

To examine the effects of alcohol

To examine the risks of tobacco, nicotine and e-cigarettes/vaping

Legal and Prescription Drugs
To examine the safe use of legal drugs
(Energy drinks included)

The effects of illegal drugs
To analyse the effects and dangers of illegal drugs

Drugs and The Law
To identify the laws surrounding illegal drugs

Module 3: MYP Unit – Human Rights

What are Human Rights?
To identify examples of human rights and how they impact people’s lives

To examine the different types of discrimination and the laws related to this

Hate Crime
To explore what is meant by hate crime and the laws surrounding this

Sexuality and Gender Identity
To identify types of sexual orientation and discrimination towards this

To examine cases of racism as discrimination

Module 4: Mental Health

What is Mental Health?
To examine different types of mental health disorder

Emotional Well-being
To explore ways of managing emotions and well-being

To challenge myths and stigma about mental ill health

Online Resilience
To develop online resilience skills

Healthy and Unhealthy Coping Strategies 1 – Self-harm
To examine the dangers and support available for self-harm

Healthy and Unhealthy Coping Strategies 2 – Eating Disorders
To examine the dangers and support available for eating disorders

Module 5: MYP Unit – Crime and Punishment

Introduction to Crime and Punishment
To introduce the unit and examine reasons for crime

Vindication and Protection
To evaluate vindication and protection as aims of punishment

Reformation and Reparation
To evaluate reformation and reparation as aims of punishment

Retribution and Deterrence
To evaluate retribution and deterrence as aims of punishment

Module 6: Risky Behaviours

Online Safety
To identify risks and challenges of online behaviour

Digital reliability/Fake news
To explore the reliability of the media and how to spot fake news

Positive Relationships
To examine what makes a healthy relationship and apply this to various scenarios

To examine the risks and consequences of sexting

Investigating Sexual Offences
To examine case studies of inappropriate behaviours and identify the related crimes

To identify what is meant by FGM and how to access support

Module 1 – Gangs (MYP Unit)

Peer Pressure
To identify what makes a good friend and the consequences of peer pressure

Gangs Project lesson 1
To analyse the risks and legal implications of being in a gang

Gangs Project lesson 2
To further analyse the risks and legal implications of being in a gang

Gangs Project lesson 3
To explore the process of getting out of a gang

Module 3 – Safer Sex

To identify different types of contraception and which is most suitable for specific users

Pregnancy and Miscarriage
To examine healthy pregnancy and miscarriages

To investigate the effects and treatment of STIs

To examine what is meant by consent and the laws surrounding this

First Time Sex
To examine when someone is ready for first time sex (potential outside agency)

Spotting the signs of abuse
To identify the different types of abuse and apply this to scenario examples

Module 4 – Relationships and Families

Types of families
To examine different types of family set up (civil partnership, adoption, fostering)

Divorce and Marriage
To identify reasons for and laws surrounding marriage and divorce (including menopause)

Honour Based Violence
To examine the dangers of honour based violence and forced marriage in The UK

Domestic Abuse
To examine different examples of Domestic Abuse

Relationships for Children
To explore the roles and responsibilities of parents

Healthy Pregnancy
To identify how someone can keep a healthy pregnancy

Module 5 – Risky Behaviours

To analyse the cost of living through budgeting activities (risk of payday loans HW)

Gambling and Addiction
To examine the dangers of gambling and the gambler’s fallacy

To exploring stereotypes and prejudice within society

Hate Crime
To explore what is meant by hate crime and the laws surrounding this

Extremism and Radicalisation
To analyse how to recognize and respond to extremism and radicalisation

Sun Safety
To examine the risks of too much unhealthy sun exposure

Module 6 – Exploitation and Abuse (MYP Unit)

What is exploitation?
To identify what is meant by exploitation and examine case studies from around the world

Sexual Exploitation
To know how to identify signs of exploitation and coercion

Human Trafficking
To explore the process and consequences of Human Trafficking

Modern Day Slavery
To examine examples of modern day slavery

County Lines and Drug Exploitation
To identify how criminal gangs exploit others to commit drug related crimes

Exploitation MYP Assessment

Term 1: Self-worth and Self-image

Body Image
To examine the impacts on body image and self-esteem

Digital Manipulation
To examine how and why photographs are manipulated in the media

To examine the risks and dangers around tattoos

Cosmetic Surgery
To examine the risks and dangers of cosmetic surgery

Term 2: Positive Sexual Behaviours

Healthy Romantic Relationships
To determine what behaviours are appropriate within relationships

To investigate the dangers of pornography

To investigate the joys and challenges of being a parent

Term 5: Knife Crime

#KnifeFree resources lesson 1
To challenge misconceptions around carrying a knife

#KnifeFree resources lesson 2
To explore the consequences of decision making

Fearless outside agency session

Term 6: Substance Abuse

To examine the risks of vaping

To examine the risks associated to balloons

Social Drugs
To explore the effects of social drug use

Unit 3: Values and Beliefs

  • L1. Communicating Personal Values
  • L2. Safely challenging prejudice and discrimination
  • L3. Extremism and Radicalisation

Unit 4: Relationships

  • L1. Consent (the factors which may limit ability to consent)
  • L2. Exit strategies for unhealthy relationships
  • L3. Spotting the signs of abuse
  • L4. Exploitation, assault and rape
  • L5. Right in relation to harassment and stalking

Unit 1: Bullying and Conflict Navigation

  • Consent and Honour Based Violence
  • De-escalating dangerous and confrontational situations
  • Manipulation and Exploitation

Unit 2: Choices that impact personal safety

  • The impacts of social drugs
  • Looking out for friends (drink spiking)
  • Drink driving and getting home safely

Unit 3: Mental Wellbeing

  • Pressures to conform and body image
  • Recognises mental health concerns in self and others
  • Maintaining positive mental health strategies and signposting help

Unit 5: Sexual Health

  • Contraception choices (making the best choice for personal circumstances)
  • Effective condom use and how to access emergency contraception
  • Recognising the difference between love and lust

Cyber security and data protection

Professional reputation and online presence