Your Life Student by John Foster, Simon Foster, Kim Richardson

Your Life Student

Written by John Foster, Simon Foster, Kim Richardson
Illustrated by
Part of the Your Life Series

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Your Life Student by John Foster, Simon Foster, Kim Richardson

Your Life provides the only whole school solution for combining Citizenship and PSHE at Key Stage 3 and 4. The third editions of this bestselling series contains extensive materials on Economic Wellbeing and Financial Capability. Building on the huge success of the second editions, each full-colour Student's book has been completely updated to provide a range of age-appropriate stimulus material and engaging activities designed to develop student's skills, knowledge and understanding in line with the revised Programme of Study and the National Framework for PSHE. Your Life: o offers a progressive, coherent programme for the Citizenship and PSHE throughout secondary school o reduces preparation time with well-researched, balanced coverage of a huge range of topics o is ideal for use on a year by year or selective basis with a clear flexible structure and self-contained units o offers masses of support for teachers including photocopiable activities and assessment material Contents Section 1 - Developing as a citizen 1. The UK's role in the world 2. Human rights 3. Media Matters 4. Global challenges - wars, weapons and terrorism 5. Global challenges - environmental issues 6. Global challenges - poverty, education and health 7. Campaigning for change 8. Co-operating on a community project Section 2 - Personal wellbeing - Understanding yourself and handling relationships 9. Developing your own values 10. Managing your time and studies 11. Marriage and commitment 12. Parenthood and parenting 13. Challenging offensive behaviour Section 3 - Personal wellbeing - Keeping healthy 14. Managing stress and dealing with depression 15. Safer sex 16. Drugs and drugtaking 17. Emergency first aid Section 4 - Economic wellbeing and financial capability 18. Thinking ahead - planning your future 19. Managing your money 20. The UK economy 21. The global economy Section 5 - Reviewing 22. Reviewing and recording your learning

About the Author

John Foster is a well-known anthologist and poet and has compiled several wonderful collections - WHAM BANG ORANGUTANG being one of the best known (OUP), and he wrote the poem of the title. He travels extensively to help promote his books. Simon Foster is a teacher of Government, Politics and General Studies at an FE College in the West Midlands. A former Councillor and political campaigner, he has worked on elections in the UK, Croatia and the USA. He is currently based in Birmingham where he lives with his partner, Sarah and 3 lively cats.

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112 pages


John Foster, Simon Foster, Kim Richardson
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Collins Educational an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers

Publication date

20th March 2010



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