Hidden Hurt

KS3

Lesson Description

This lesson with the use of a DVD entitled Hidden Hurt focuses on a young couple called Carys and Rhys and their relationship. The lesson helps young people to understand the different forms of domestic abuse and through the use of interactive activities pupils are empowered to identify the warning signs of an abusive relationship. Scenarios are used to help the pupils identify how to access help and support.

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Think U Know / Look Who's Talking

KS3

Lesson Description

In this lesson through a variety of activities, including an interactive quiz and group work, pupils learn how to stay safe on the Internet. Pupils begin to understand the many positive uses of the Internet, the importance of personal safety issues whilst using the internet and to recognise that strangers can use the Internet to approach children, often for the wrong reasons.

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Dangerous Deception (S)

KS3

Lesson Description

Based on a real life event, a DVD describes the story of Lucy who is groomed by a man, who contacted her on the Internet, posing as a model agency. Lucy soon becomes a victim of CSE. Using discussion and interactive activities, the lesson focuses on identifying early warning signs and encourages pupils to make positive choices and keep safe.

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Caught in Traffick is a resource designed to raise awareness of human trafficking. The film focuses on the sub-strand of Modern Slavery known as internal trafficking and illustrates how young people are easily exploited. The resource was created by the young people of Merthyr Tydfil for young people and steered by community partners according to their understanding and professional experiences of this subject.

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Risky Pics (S)

KS3

Lesson Description

An international award winning film provides the focal point of this lesson where Erin, a school girl makes the decision to send an indecent image of herself to her boyfriend. The film presents the consequences for Erin when she presses 'send' and shows the different course of events when she choses to 'delete'. Pupils discuss the social and emotional consequences of sexting and discover what the Law says. Pupils are then signposted to help available.

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1a. Risky Pics film clip
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Personal Safety (S)

KS3

Lesson Description

Pupils have an opportunity to discuss the very many ways that the internet can be used safely. They are also warned about the dangers and given information on how to protect themselves from risk, using DVDs and interactive activities.

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Just the Ticket (S)

KS3

Lesson Description

This lesson reinforces the need to travel safely on school transport, explores what constitutes irresponsible behaviour and considers the serious consequences of behaving in a dangerous manner. A variety of activities, including self reflection and group work also emphasises that abiding by rules is essential for the safety of themselves and others.

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Why Weapons? (S)

KS3

Lesson Description

Using a variety of activities and stimuli, including DVD footage, pupils learn to understand the risks and consequences of carrying weapons. The lesson also seeks to raise awareness of risk situations and potential dangers that young people may face in their everyday lives whenever they are around weapons, to understand the law regarding weapons (especially knives and guns) in public places, on school premises and the police response and to consider what constitutes a legal and illegal weapon and the consequences of carrying such weapons.

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No Means No

KS4

Lesson Description

This lesson introduces the concept of consent and develops strategies to empower young people to understand sexual consent. Pupils watch a DVD clip to trigger group discussion around sexual consent, the law and its consequences and explore scenarios to enable them to make informed decisions. The lesson also highlights local and national support agencies.

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