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PSHE Day October 2018

01 November 2018

We had the first of two PSHE Days yesterday and would like to share with you the wide range of activities and workshops our students took part in:

Year 7 started the day in the Sports Hall with a wake & shake session and a healthy breakfast which was followed by workshops on body image, healthy lifestyles and a Big Walk in the afternoon.

Year 8 focused on Personal Safety and how to navigate the dangers of social media (sexting and cyber bullying). They also took part in a self-defense workshop, ran by Shaolin Freestyle.

Year 9 had a mixture of careers information (CV writing and researching different career paths), relationships advice and fire/road safety, ran by the fire watch from Canley station.

Year 10 discussed wellbeing, sexual and mental health in a range of workshops and also looked ahead to planning for their work experience.

Year 11 took part in revision skills training run by Coventry University, a careers session and also a West Midlands Police workshop on Extremism and what young people can do to fight and prevent it.

Year 12 students heard from a Papyrus Speaker who spoke about the importance of  looking after your own mental health and looking out for others. They also completed a road safety and safe driving awareness  session and learnt about the importance of blood and stem cell donation. 

Year 13 received a mental health awareness update before spending time completing University and Apprenticeship applications.

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