Basic Needs a home families healthcare clean water food, warmth and clothes education protection Environmental Issues local environment world-wide environment ecology - local and global preservation of species water - sanitation and fun recycling - re-use; recycle; donate litter and rubbish food miles Fairness gender issues inclusion persecution racism - children from different cultures respect rules valuing and respecting difference Exploring Various Cultures who has come from other countries? food games children play toys stories clothes festivals music Democracy what is democracy? free speech moral issues media impact currency and resources fair trade voting political issues security Global Issues peace at home and abroad quarrels peace in this country wars world peace poverty; national and worldwide disasters
Margaret Collins is a former headteacher of infant and first schools. She is now Senior Visiting Fellow in the School of Education at the University of Southampton. She researches children's perceptions of health education topics, writes teaching materials for children, books and articles on PSHE.