Reaside Academy PHSE and SRE Coverage – Year 5

Y5 Autumn 1 Autumn 2 Spring 1 Spring 2 Summer 1 Summer 2
Week 1 Friendship

New beginnings

What makes a good friendship/relationship

What is bullying?

Different types of bullying

What is risk?

Calculated & uncalculated risk,

What is the difference?

Keeping healthy

What do we need to keep us healthy


Changing relationships

Recap on basic puberty

Using correct vocabulary for body parts

Week 2 New beginnings

Keeping a friendship going

Dealing with difficult situations


What is the victim?

What is the perpetrator?

Families – how they behave and what members expect of each other Making decisions – recognising risk/assertive behaviour

Knowing where to get help

Exploring body parts

names – introducing correct vocabulary

Emotional changes as we reach puberty
Week 3 What do I expect from a friend?

Valuing others

How do I support a friend? Different types of relationships


Staying Healthy

Knowing what things help and harm my body

Transition – different roles and responsibilities as we grow What is puberty?

Why it happens

External changes – Female

Week 4 Making choices/consequences

How my behaviour affects others?

Where do I get help?

Support services

Our changing needs – Changing friendships and relationships Health Week Support Services

Where can I get help (signposting service, NSPCC)

What is puberty?

Why it happens

External changes – Male

Week 5 Recovering from setbacks

Dealing with your emotions

Staying safe


Body changes and rates of development