Lesson 4: Influences on career choices

Learning that people’s decisions about their careers can be influenced by a variety of things

Before the lesson

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Learning objective

  • To understand that people’s decisions about their careers can be influenced by a variety of things

Statutory guidance

  • The National Curriculum states that ‘All schools should make provision for personal, social, health and economic education (PSHE)’

Success criteria

Cross-curricular links

Attention grabber

Main event

Differentiation

Pupils needing extra support: Should use card 1,7 or 12 for the giving advice activity.

 

Pupils working at greater depth: Should use card 5, 9 or 10 for the giving advice activity.

Wrapping up

Assessing pupils' progress and understanding

Vocabulary

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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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