Year 11 – Life

Lesson breakdown

Session 1: Careers – School and Beyond

Theme: explores the various options available to students after their GCSEs, gives them the opportunity to investigate courses of interests here and elsewhere, apply and prepare for CV/personal statement writing.

  1. Options Post 16
  2. Courses – Here
  3. Courses - Elsewhere
  4. Career Routes and Skills
  5. The Application Process
  6. Destinations
  7. CV Writing/Personal Statement

Session 2: EWFC – Money and My Future

Theme: Making choices in the future about money, understanding the benefit society and looking at how to set up your own business.

  1. What Financial Costs will I Face in the Future?
  2. Social Security Benefits
  3. How to Make Money Choices?
  4. Setting Up Your Own Business

Session 2 Continued: Citizenship: Politics

Theme: looks at the basics of the political system in Britain.

  1. Britain’s Parliament
  2. The Role of an MP
  3. Party Politics
  4. Britain’s Voting System

Session 4: PSHE: Healthy Bodies, Healthy Minds

Theme: explores the importance of having a healthy body and mind.

  1. Eating Disorders
  2. Healthy Lifestyle
  3. Mental Health and Stress
  4. Depression
  5. Healthy and Unhealthy Relationships

Session 5: Revision Skills

Theme: provides hints, tips and strategies to ease the load of revision

Lesson 1 Revision strategies

Lesson 2 Exam stress and managing it

Lesson 3 English revision

Lesson 4 Maths revision

Lesson 5 RS revision