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SMSC

Overview

At Whitefield we believe that every student has the right to outstanding SMSC and fundamental British values provision. We strongly believe that students should be given opportunities across the school to develop their social, moral, spiritual and cultural understanding. The promotion of fundamental British values is at the heart of the work the school does.

At Whitefield SMSC and British Values is promoted through the following pathways;

 

  • The Curriculum

  • PSHE

  • Form and registration time

  • Assemblies

  • Displays

  • Trips and enrichment activities

  • Special events and drop down days

Examples of the special events and drop down days we have run in order to promote SMSC and Fundamental British Values are listed below;

  • Regular yoga and meditation for year 11 students

  • A programme of equine therapy for students in year 7 and 8

  • Exam Magic programme

  • Mixed it up day  

  • Anti-Bullying week special cyber bullying assembly

  • Men and Women’s Day

  • Black History Month activities

  • Straight Talking event- tackling teenage pregnancy event

  • Shisha Awareness Campaign

  • Year 7 Crime Day

  • Diversity awareness month

  • Family festival music dance food

  • International day

  • Inter-faith conference

  • Primary liaison work

  • The ‘Stand Up To Racism Day’ activities.  

 

Assembly Rota

Week Beginning

Title

Theme

National events/themes

Lead

Mon

Tues

Wed

Thurs

Fri

04/09/17

Welcome Back

Welcome back

02/09/17: Eid

08/09/17: International Day of Literacy

YTL

 

All year groups

   

 

11/09/17

School Values

School motto: Live, Learn, Aspire, Achieve

(expectations, BfL and attendance)

15/09/17: International Day of Democracy

16/09/17: National Teaching Assistants Day

YTL

Year7

KS5

Year 8

Year 9

Year 10

Year 11

18/09/17

Harvest Festival

SMSC – giving, caring, global community

(student voice)

20/09/17: Rosh Hashanah begins

21/09/17: International Day of Peace

22/09/17: Jeans for Genes

CJo

Year 7

KS5

Year 8

Year 9

Year 10

Year 11

25/09/17

Languages Week – European Day of Languages

British Values, Respect, Tolerance

26/09/17: European Day of Languages

28/09/17: National Poetry Day

29/09/17: World Heart Day

 

MFL

Year 7

KS5

Year 8

Year 9

Year 10

Year 11

02/10/17

Black History Month

SMSC, values, anti bullying, modern day slavery

International Walk to School Month

ADHD Awareness Month

06/10/17: World Smile Day

CYo

Year 7

KS5

Year 8

Year 9

Year 10

Year 11

09/10/17

Mindfulness – Building Resilience

Teaching and learning

10/10/17: World Mental Health Day

11/10/17: International Day of the Girl

YTL

Year 7

KS5

Year 8

Year 9

Year 10

Year 11

 

16/10/17

Celebration of Achievement

Rewards assembly

16/10/17: World Food Day

18/10/17: Anti-Slavery Day

YTL

Year 7

KS5

Year 8

Year 9

Year 10

Year 11

Half Term

   

 

           

30/10/17

Expectations

Behaviour, attendance, achievement

Movember: Men’s Health Awareness Month

31/10/17: Mix It Up Day!

01/10/17: National Stress Awareness Day

YTL

Year 7

KS5

Year 8

Year 9

Year 10

Year 11

06/11/17

Remembrance Week

British Values

11/11 Remembrance events 

ERy

Year 7

KS5

KOOH

Year 8

Year 9

Year 10

Year 11

13/11/17

Anti Bullying Week

Anti-bullying Week, safeguarding, keeping safe online

13/10/17: World Kindness Day

19/10/17: International Men’s Day

 

 

YTL

Year 7

KS5

Year 8

Year 9

Year 10

Year 11

20/11/17

Keeping Safe

E safety

Road Safety

25/10/17: International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women

YTL

Year 7

KS5

Year 8

Year 9

Year 10

Year 11

27/11/17

Student Voice

Making your voice heard!

Student Voice  - Student Leadership

CJo/

MTh

Year 10

KS5

Year 8

Year 9

Year 7

Year 11

04/12/17

Christmas Values

British values, SMSC

 

ERy/

YTL

Year 7

KS5

Year 8

Year 9

Year 10

Year 11

11/12/17

People who make a difference

Values, role models, Nobel Prize Winners

 Youth Travel Ambassadors

EWa

Year 7

KS5

Year 8

Year 9

Year 10

Year 11

18/12/17

Reflection on the term, Rewards

Rewards assembly

 

YTL

Year 7

Year 8

Year 9

Year 10

Year 11

KS5

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