Introductory lesson: Setting rules and signposting

Reviewing previous learning in PSHE education, making positive suggestions for future learning and setting ground rules to help everyone to learn effectively in these lessons

Before the lesson

Learning objective

To recap learning in PSHE education from previous years and how we can help everyone to learn effectively in these lessons.

Statutory guidance

Success criteria

Cross-curricular links

Attention grabber

Main event


Pupils needing extra support: May need help articulating what they felt worked well about their PSHE learning in previous years. Provide them with a list of things that they have learnt about ready to support them. 

Pupils working at greater depth: Should be challenged to give sensible alternative solutions to any areas of PSHE learning that they feel hasn’t been effective.

Wrapping up

Assessing pupils' progress and understanding


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Sarah Huggins,  
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Sarah has over 20 years’ experience in education. Starting as a Primary teacher, Sarah then moved into an advisory roleA particular job you do as part of a larger task that covered both PSHE education and Citizenship. She delivers courses…
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