Lesson 4: Contributing

Exploring what contribution groups make to a community.

Before the lesson

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Learning objective

  • To understand the contribution groups make to a community

Statutory guidance

  • Nothing relevant for this lesson

Success criteria

Cross-curricular links

Attention grabber

Main event


Pupils needing extra support:May find it easier to focus on a group they could set up at school.


Pupils working at greater depth: Can be challenged to explore and explain the benefits of community groups for people living within the community.

Wrapping up

Assessing pupils' progress and understanding


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Sarah Huggins,  
RSE & PSHE specialist
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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