Here at Weddington Primary School, Personal, Social, Health and Emotional (PSHE) education is a planned developmental programme of learning through which our children acquire the knowledge, understanding and skills they need to manage their lives both now and in the future.
Through a whole school approach, PSHE education develops the qualities and attributes pupils need to thrive as individuals, family members and members of society.
Our aim is to equip our children with the knowledge, understanding, skills and strategies they require to live healthy, safe, capable and responsible lives. We encourage pupils to be enterprising and support them to make effective transitions throughout their lives from childhood to young adulthood.
Over the Academic Year, the whole school continually supports the ethos of making ourselves the best person we can be and is mindful of the impact our living world has on our social and emotional welbeing.
In November, we work on the Nationwide Anti-Bullying initiative, which helps the children to understand the consequences of bullying from all perspectives.
In February, the whole school take part in the 'Taking Care - protective behaviours' initiative during a whole school Health & Safety week, offering insights into how we can take care of ourselves both physically and emotionally.
In June, we work on keeping safe over the holidays whilst in different situations and environments.
To promote well-being during Children's Mental Health week, our children enjoyed sharing their experiences of being brave.
There were some fabulous stories told and photos shown - we saw children holding snakes, completing a zip wire, learning to ride a skateboard, swimming without putting their feet down, having an operation and so much more.
We loved hearing all of the bravery experiences which make our children proud - it has given me even more respect for their resilience.
Unfortunately not the ones with chocolate chips.
Our cookies ensure you get the best experience on our website.
Please make your choice!
Some cookies are necessary in order to make this website function correctly. These are set by default and whilst you can block or delete them by changing your browser settings, some functionality such as being able to log in to the website will not work if you do this. The necessary cookies set on this website are as follows:
A 'sessionid' token is required for logging in to the website and a 'crfstoken' token is used to prevent cross site request forgery. An 'alertDismissed' token is used to prevent certain alerts from re-appearing if they have been dismissed.
We use Matomo cookies to improve the website performance by capturing information such as browser and device types. The data from this cookie is anonymised.
Cookies are used to help distinguish between humans and bots on contact forms on this website.
A cookie is used to store your cookie preferences for this website.Cookies that are not necessary to make the website work, but which enable additional functionality, can also be set. By default these cookies are disabled, but you can choose to enable them below: