Activities

Body image

Year 9
Diversity
Emotional Wellbeing
Students analyse how beauty is represented in the media through magazines and the impact this and the perceptions of others have on personal identities.

Gender expectations

Year 9
Diversity
Students examine how diversity and gender is often represented in the media and the impact this has on personal identities.

Ready vs not ready (for sexual activity)

Year 9
Respectful Relationships
Staying Safe
Students discuss, illustrate and compare their views and perspectives on being ready for sexual activity.

Respectful relationships online

Year 9
Staying Safe
Students develop an understanding of cyberbullying and the implications of sharing information online.

Sexting

Year 9
Staying Safe
Students explore the influence technology has on their ability to make healthy and safe choices in relation to sexuality and risk taking.

Sexual consent and the law

Year 9
Staying Safe
Students analyse sexual consent and the law through practical scenarios and further develop an understanding of sexual diversity.

Assessment task: Safer sex quiz questions

Year 10
Year 9
Health Literacy
Staying Safe

Students research and develop quiz questions about safer sex (websites provided). Teacher combines student's quiz questions to create a class quiz assessment.

Blood-borne virus safety

Year 10
Year 9
Health Literacy
Staying Safe

Students complete a T/F pre-quiz on BBVs and research how BBVs can be transmitted and prevented (websites provided). Findings reported via a choice of radio advert/instagram post/whole class display. 

Keeping safe in sexual situations

Year 10
Year 9
Respectful Relationships
Staying Safe

Students explore legal, physical & social safety & respectful relationships using placemat strategy and the 'Laugh and Learn' video as a stimulus.

Safer sex - condoms

Year 10
Year 9
Respectful Relationships
Staying Safe

Students brainstorm safer sex, look at stats of condom use, discuss values & list reasons people may/may not use condoms and the life skills required for condom negotiation & use.