This is a complete KS3 scheme of work. It eases the transition from primary to secondary school, creates more bonded tutor groups and builds greater understanding and tolerance. The programme takes students through a complete process, from understanding themselves and others, to goal-setting and choosing positive future directions.
Included in this download:
- Over 80 units with full teaching notes and a wide variety of student activities
- Full teacher’s guide for facilitating groups
- Unlimited licence for use of the material in your school
- Image bank
- Appendix with photocopiable handouts.
We highly recommend:
- Yearly induction training for tutors/teachers
- Full evaluation and reporting with students and teachers.
Student will learn:
- To empathise
- To make a positive contribution
- To consider social and moral dilemmas and resist pressure to do wrong
- To deal positively with the strength of their feelings in different situations
- To enjoy positive and constructive relationships
- To participate in teams
- To take responsibility for themselves and their learning
- To recognise when others need help and how to support them
- To communicate confidently with their peers and adults
- To be able to give and receive constructive feedback and praise.
Schools will benefit by:
- Creating more cohesive, considerate and caring year groups
- Providing CPD for teachers in emotional health and wellbeing
- Providing valuable evidence for pupil wellbeing for OFSTED.
“Our recent Ofsted report graded us Outstanding and we believe that the VisionWorks programme has made a significant contribution to the emotional and social well-being of the students.”
Martin Williams, Head teacher
“This has the potential to bring significant benefits for your pupils and your school community, and to fit conveniently and constructively into existing spaces in your school day.”
Graham Paton, Wiltshire PSHE Co-ordinator
“VisionWorks is a teacher’s dream – easy to use, improves results, improves behaviour, what more can you ask for? This kind of material is what makes me stay in teaching.”
Francis Gilbert, author of I’m a Teacher, Get Me Out of Here and The New School Rules
“VisionWorks makes me feel that I’m normal compared with everyone else because I usually think I’m an outsider but I feel like I’ve got more friends now.”
Alice, Year 7