Life Skills Programme
Life Skills is a planned programme of learning opportunities and experiences that help young people grow and develop as individuals and as members of families and communities. It equips them with knowledge and practical skills to live healthy, safe, fulfilled and responsible lives.
Life Skills also enables young people to reflect on and clarify their own values and attitudes, and explore the complex and sometimes conflicting range of values and attitudes they encounter now and in the future.
A number of subjects fall under the umbrella of Life Skills; PSHE education, Careers Education Guidance and Work Related Learning.
Year 7 Life Skills
Year 8 Life Skills
Year 9 Life Skills
Year 10 Life Skills
Year 11 Life Skills
Websites for Teenage Wellbeing
Hector Stringer took his own life at the age of 18. His family set up Hector’s House in his memory as a signposting charity, with the aim to stop suicide and the stigma around mental health issues. Hector's House is a local charity - Hector was a student at Tring School.
Childline Calm Zone
There are lots of way to feel calmer. It's about finding what works for you. Try some of the childline calm zone breathing exercises, activities, games and videos to help let go of stress.
Child Safety Online
Please click here to see a guide produced by Internet Matters
NHS - Sleep & tiredness
If you have difficulty falling asleep, a regular bedtime routine will help you wind down and prepare for bed. Click here for healthy sleep tips.
For friendly, confidential drugs advice Talk to Frank
Bullying & Substance Abuse
Drugrehab.com offer a free online resource that provides information about adolescent bullying, addiction, and mental health issues.
Sexual Health & Wellbeing
Go to Brook for advice
The under 18s guide to quitting smoking Livewell & Quit Smoking
Childline is yours – a free, private and confidential service where you can be you. Whatever your worry, whenever you need help, however you want to get in touch. We're here for you online, on the phone, anytime.
Learn to meditate and live mindfully. Headspace
Action for Happiness
Action for Happiness helps people take action for a happier and more caring world
Our patron is The Dalai Lama and our members take action to increase wellbeing in their homes, workplaces, schools and local communities. Our vision is a happier world, with fewer people suffering with mental health problems and more people feeling good, functioning well and helping others.
Anna Freud - Transforming Children's Mental Health
Our vision is a world where children and families are supported effectively to build on their strengths and to achieve their goals in life. We will continue to promote resilience and wellbeing in children, young people and families, as we have for over 60 years.