The Children’s Society
My Life 4 Schools is a FREE KS2 online resource for PSHE/Citizenship and SEAL from The Children’s Society. It covers nine curriculum-linked topics with engaging stories, downloadable activities and detailed lesson plans.
Learning and Teaching Resources
My Life 4 Schools - Free classroom activities and lesson plans linked to KS2 PSHE/Citizenship and SEAL.
Leading children’s charity The Children’s Society has developed this online resource, in consultation with primary school teachers, to help children aged 7 – 11years old develop the skills they need for a healthy, happy childhood.
My Life features interactive, child-friendly stories and activities and caters for all learning styles and abilities. Covering nine curriculum-linked subjects, tasks include creating a timeline and building a story using drag and drop pictures. There are downloadable activity sheets for each subject and detailed teachers’ notes covering learning objectives, curriculum links, assembly ideas and guidance on how to handle sensitive subjects.
What My Life 4 Schools has to offer
The nine units cover these subjects:
My friends – developing good relationships and managing feelings
My family – understanding the different kinds of families and how communication affects relationships
How I learn- celebrating achievements and developing empathy with others who learn in a different way
What I like doing – being inspired to achieve ambitions
Keeping healthy – discovering what creates a healthy lifestyle and emotional wellbeing
What I believe in- Promoting multi-cultural understanding and recognising the impact of racial bullying
My school and my money – exploring what makes a happy school, and the effects of poverty and inequality
Young runaways – learning about the risks of running away, and finding help with problems instead
When it hurts at home – managing feelings when there re arguments and anger at home
My Life 4 Schools is tailored to help teachers deliver:
Citizenship and PSHE:
- Confidence and responsibility
- Good relationships
- Healthy, safer lifestyle
- Managing feelings
- Social skills
Try out Unit 1 first or register for the whole resource