Lesson 5: Charity

Learning that charities are organisations that care for others, and the different ways to support a charity, including donating, fundraising and volunteering.

Before the lesson

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Learning objective

  • To understand that charities care for others and how people can support them

Statutory guidance

  • Nothing relevant to this lesson

Success criteria

Cross-curricular links

Attention grabber

Main event

Differentiation

Pupils needing extra support: Could be given printed information about a charity whose aim is clear and simple.

Pupils working at greater depth: Could look at charity websites to give the opportunity to consider a wider range of information.

Wrapping up

Assessing pupils' progress and understanding

Vocabulary

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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 role that covered both PSHE education and Citizenship. She delivers courses for teachers, as well as sessions for children and young…
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