Lesson collection: learning about rules outside school; caring for the school and local environment; exploring the roles people have within the local community; learning how school council works; giving an opinion.

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Lesson 1: Rules beyond school

Learning about the importance of rules and the consequences of breaking or not following rules.

Lesson 2: Our school environment

The class learns how they can look after and improve their school environment

Lesson 3: Our local environment

Children learn about the different roles people play in looking after the local environment, including volunteers, cleaners, caretakers and lunchtime staff.

Lesson 4: Job roles in our local community

Learning about the roles people have in the community, and the impact of these roles not being fulfilled.

Lesson 5: Similar yet different - my local community

The children learn to recognise the similarities and differences between people in the local community

Lesson 6: School council

Developing an understanding of how school council works and why it is important to have a democratic election system

Lesson 7: Giving my opinion

Children learn that we can share our opinions on things which matter to us and that our ideas and opinions can help to change something

Assess your pupils

Assessment quiz and Knowledge catcher. These can be used at the start of the unit to access where pupils are in their learning as well as the end of the unit to assess progress. Go to assessment resources