Hellesdon High School

Year 10


  Topic(s) Key content to be learned Assessment

Autumn Term

Mental Health and Wellbeing

Reintroduction to Christianity

Mental health and ill health, stigma, safeguarding health, including during periods of transition or change


The influence and impact of drugs, gangs, role models and the media

Consolidation of the KS3 RE Curriculum


Knowledge Sheet Recall (Each Lesson)


In class assessments

Spring Term


Living in the wider world 



Financial decision making The impact of financial decisions, debt, gambling and the impact of advertising on financial choices

Healthy relationships Relationships and sex expectations, myths, pleasure and challenges, including the impact of the media and pornography

Addressing extremism and radicalisation Communities, belonging and challenging extremism

Knowledge Sheet Recall (Each Lesson)


In class assessments

Summer Term


RE: Relationships and the family


Students study religious teachings, and religious, philosophical and ethical arguments, relating to the issues of contraception, sexual relationships before marriage, homosexual relationships and their impact and influence in the modern world. They should be aware of contrasting perspectives in contemporary British society on all of these issues.

Work experience Preparation for and evaluation of work experience and readiness for work

Knowledge Sheet Recall (Each Lesson)


In class assessments