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03/06/20

Retweetd From Assal Ruse

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03/06/20

Support for families : https://t.co/d52ZiiVSB2

03/06/20

This week we are promoting Child Safety Week. PDC lessons will concentrate on activities to keep students safe during lockdown. https://t.co/DaQ0NsDCUK

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01/06/20

Retweetd From Twickenham School PE

A from GCSE PE student Ben H (yr 10) who has been spending time in his home gym keeping strong and healthy during lockdown...well done Ben! https://t.co/JUZYtFiThR

01/06/20

Proud of our students: ‘We can not thank you enough for the wonderful generosity that has been shown to Milton Public School, Australia. Your donation is hugely appreciated and so touching. ’

24/05/20

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Wishing all Twickenham School community a lovely half term. Stay safe.

20/05/20

Mental Health Week 18-24 May. This years theme is kindness. This is at the heart of the Twickenham School values.

19/05/20

Twickenham students , look after yourselves, we’re here if you need us.

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15/05/20

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So proud of Hannah McCallum-Benson- playing beautifully for the NHS. https://t.co/WCxYLg1SF3

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15/05/20

Sami’s Harb (Year 7) sent us a lovely poem questioning her fascination for those furry little creatures. https://t.co/Ld6paN9SQQ

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15/05/20

Maisie Lynne Gibbons (Year 7) has 3 new butterflies that hatched this week. https://t.co/PtctlxSJRd

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15/05/20

A poem by Maya Lall Year 7 https://t.co/WSVNc45BCd

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13/05/20

Eloise Coe Brenchley (yr7) has been busy in lockdown. The below picture is her submission for the PE departments challenge. https://t.co/aE1Ika6sIv

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12/05/20

Skye Ridler (Yr 7) organised and held a VE Day street party for her neighbours, then extended the celebrations to the elderly residents at Alms House. The party included 1940s music, singing and dancing. Skye has also been knitting for the NHS. Well done ! https://t.co/NHN5Zd9c4H

11/05/20

Shakespeare’s Globe is now showcasing their Macbeth performance from 7pm tonight for 2 weeks. For our KS3 especially it would be great to sit down and enjoy this performance. https://t.co/XkWUSPmaf6

07/05/20

Please enter our school to win National Book Token for our library https://t.co/8rUlfXQ2MN

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05/05/20

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If you have a query regarding the Free School Meals scheme, please email the below address and we will get back to you as soon as possible. Thank you for your patience. https://t.co/7M5BeBM56C

Personal Development and Citizenship

 

What we will do:

The Twickenham School PDC curriculum has been created with regard to Government and PSHE Association guidelines, and with the consultation of stakeholders including pupils, health professionals and community groups to ensure a high quality curriculum. The curriculum will equip pupils with knowledge across three broad areas:

            Health and Wellbeing

           To give students a sound understanding of risk and to teach them the knowledge and skills necessary to                 make safe and informed decisions, as well as where to seek help and guidance in order to keep themselves             mentally and physically safe and healthy. Students are also equipped with knowledge of alcohol, drugs and             other addictions, to enable them to make healthy decisions around these. Safeguarding topics which are                 taught explicitly have been chosen to reflect the specific needs of the cohort and the context in which it is               situated.  

Relationships and Sex Education (RSE)

To equip students with the knowledge required to develop and maintain healthy relationships based on trust and mutual respect. The curriculum also enables an age-appropriate understanding of issues surrounding sexual relationships, including medical, emotional, legal and moral issues, in compliance with statutory guidance.    

Living in the Wider World

          To prepare students for life and work in modern Britain through dedicated curriculum time used to develop            pupils’ aspirations and career planning, as well as their readiness for financial wellbeing. In the context of                fundamental British values and citizenship education, students are taught how a democracy works and how           this affects them, as well as how to participate in the local, national and international community.   

Specialist teaching

To ensure an excellent quality of education, the teaching of sex and relationships education is taught by specialist external providers. Throughout the topics covered in the PDC curriculum, we take advantage of the opportunities for experts in their fields to visit the school to teach lessons and to conduct further work with students outside of their timetabled PDC lessons.    

What is being taught

 

Year

Autumn 1

Autumn 2

Spring 1

Spring 2

Summer 1

Summer 2

 

7

Health and Wellbeing

Safeguarding & Be Safe Online

Transitions

Healthy Lifestyles

Self-Esteem

 

 

Relationships

 

Identity, Family and Friends, Respectful Relationships

Peer Pressure

Living in the Wider World

British Values

Aspirations Project

Careers Education

Careers Research and Action Planning

Citizenship

 

What is Citizenship?

Why Have Rules?

Shared Values in School and Society

 

 

 

Health and Wellbeing

Growing Up

Safe When I Go Out

Strangers

Knife Crime

 

Living in the Wider World

Leader in Me Project

 

8

Health and Wellbeing

Safeguarding & Be Safe Online

Mental Health Awareness

Bullying (including Cyber Bullying)

 

 

Relationships

 

What is Consent?

My Body, My Choices

Sexting and the Law

Peer Pressure

Living in the Wider World

British Values

Aspirations Project.

Careers Education

Careers Research and Action Planning

Citizenship

 

Rights and Responsibilities

Young People and Crime

Power of the Community

Health and Wellbeing

Knife Crime

Drugs, Alcohol and Tobacco

 

 

 

Economic Wellbeing

Budgeting

Fraud

Gambling

Teen Employment and the Law

9

Health and Wellbeing

Safeguarding

Mental Health Awareness

Self-Harm

 

 

Relationships

 

Sex and Relationships Education – Specialist Provider Content.

Peer Pressure

Living in the Wider World

British Values

GCSE Options

Aspirations Project

Careers Education

Careers Research and Action Planning

Citizenship

 

Introduction to Democracy

Young People and Democracy

Radicalisation & Extremism

 

Health and Wellbeing

Self-Esteem

Drugs and Mental Health

Healthy Lifestyle

 

Emotional Wellbeing

 

School and Exam Stress

Self-Care