Learning how members of a family are related to each other and that families are all different. Exploring the characteristics of positive friendships, including that issues can be overcome and how to work successfully with different people. Recognising how other people show their feelings and how to help and care for others.

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Lesson 1: What is family?

Understanding the different people that can be in a family and that families look after us

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Lesson 2: What are friendships?

Developing understanding of the characteristics and the importance of good, positive friendships

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Lesson 3: Recognising other people’s emotions

Children learn how others can show their feelings, that feel people can feel differently to them and how to show others that they care

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Lesson 4: Working with others

Beginning to understand how friendships can make us feel and the skills needed to work with other people

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Lesson 5: Friendship problems

Pupils develop their understanding that friendships can have problems but that these can be overcome

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Lesson 6: Healthy friendships

Learning that being friendly to others makes them feel welcome and included and understanding what friendly behaviour is

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