CWL

What will I be studying?

Year 7:

You will study six different units throughout the year:

  1. CWL – Personal Identities – SEAL (Social Emotional Attitudes to Learning)
  2. CWL – Healthy Lifestyles – Tobacco & Alcohol Awareness
  3. CWL – Career & Capability – Managing Money
  4. Citizenship – Diversity in the UK
  5. Citizenship – Community & Charity
  6. Citizenship – Enterprise

Year 8:

You will study six different units throughout the year:

  1. CWL – Relationships & Risk – Bullying
  2. CWL – Healthy Lifestyles – Body Changes: Puberty
  3. CWL – Career & Capability – Economic Understanding
  4. Citizenship – Rights & Responsibilities
  5. Citizenship – The Global Environment
  6. Drama

Year 9:

You will study six different units throughout the year:

  1. CWL – Healthy Lifestyles – Emotional Health & Drug Awareness
  2. CWL – Healthy Lifestyles – Sexual Health
  3. CWL – Career & Capability – Enterprise
  4. Citizenship – The Media
  5. Citizenship – Law, Justice & Crime
  6. Drama

How will I be assessed?

You will be required to carry out peer and self assessment activities and you may complete a written task, presentation or performance where feedback and grades are provided for each of the six units. Your attitude to learning will also be recorded for each of the units.

How are teaching groups organised?

There will be seven CWL classes for each year group and they will be mixed ability groups.

Provision for Gifted and Talented students

  • Differentiated materials in class
  • Additional/extension tasks
  • Independent activities & research

What extra and curricular opportunities are available to extend learning?

  • Immersion day activities
  • Guest speakers
  • Fund raising activities
  • Eco & gardening activities
  • Performances

Useful resources and websites to support learning

http://kidshealth.org/teen/drug_alcohol/tobacco/smoking.html

http://kidshealth.org/teen/drug_alcohol/

http://www.balancetrack.org/teensandmoney/index.html

http://www.young-enterprise.org.uk/

http://www.bullying.co.uk/

http://kidshealth.org/kid/grow/body_stuff/puberty.html

http://www.energysavingsecrets.co.uk/ecoschoolsandgreenschemes.html

http://www.childrenoftheearth.org/Navy%20Pages/earth_issues.htm

www.talktofrank.com/

http://kidshealth.org/teen/sexual_health/

http://www.young-enterprise.org.uk/

Newspapers and magazines for examining the media.

Find out more about our CWL programme

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