Lesson 5: Jobs

Children learn that different skills and interests help someone decide what job to do

Before the lesson

Learning objective

  • To understand that skills and interests will help someone decide what job to do

Statutory guidance

  • Nothing relevant for this lesson

Success criteria

Cross-curricular links

Attention grabber

Main event


Pupils needing extra support: Should focus on a job they know about, for example, jobs in school or that their parents do.


Pupils working at greater depth: Can work on less familiar jobs.

Wrapping up

Assessing pupils' progress and understanding


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Sarah Huggins,  
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Sarah has over 20 years’ experienceThe practical knowledge we gain after partaking in an event or occurrence…. in education. Starting as a Primary teacher, Sarah then moved into an advisory role that covered both PSHE education and Citizenship. She delivers…
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