Year 6 Identity

Three lessons on the theme of personal identity, gender identity and body image

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Lesson 1: What is identity?

Children discuss 'what makes us who we are’ and create their own identity mind map

Lesson 2: Gender identity

Learning about gender identity and sexual orientation, children are learn that people don’t always fit into particular categories and that instead there is what is known as a continuum

Lesson 3: Identity and body image

Learning that images in both the professional and social media can be manipulated and that it can be harmful to make comparisons to these