Spiritual, Moral, Social and Cultural education
SMSC is woven into to the curriculum, through the values and morals we teach at school, particularly in RE lessons. It is also covered more specifically through British Values lessons and P4C.
British values covers 4 main strands:
- The Rule of Law
- Individual Liberty
- Mutual respect for those of other faiths
P4C - Philosophy for Children
Is chocolate rain a good idea why?
Is it ever OK to shout?
Is it OK to lie?
Is it ever OK not to share?
Can any animal be a good pet?
Is it beautiful to be colourful?
Key Stage 1
Should you always do what someone tells you?
What does it feel like to be left behind?
What is friendship?
What would happen if we didn't have rules?
Why do we wear jewellery?
Who am I and where did I come from?
Key Stage 2
What does it mean to say sorry?
What do we want, what do we need?
Why do people get abandoned?
How can we reconcile with others?
Why is friendship complicated?
Is it always important to win?
Is power always good?
Is instinct always the right judgement?
How do you deal with temptation?
What happens when jealously and rivalry go too far?
Would you trust someone when you have only just met them?
Is love and marriage always a fairytale?