Jigsaw, the mindful approach to PSHE bring together Personal. Social, Health Education, emotional literacy, social skills and spiritual development n a comprehensive scheme of learning.. Each week teachers focus on tailoring the Jigsaw lessons to their children's needs and to enjoy building the relationship with their class, getting to know them better as unique human beings.
Teaching strategies are varied and are mindful of preferred learning styles ad the need for differentiation. Jigsaw is designed as a whole school approach, with all year groups working on the same theme (Puzzle), at the same time. This enable each Puzzle to stat with an introductory assembly, generating a whole school focus for adults and children alike.
The Six Puzzles
There are six Puzzles in Jigsaw designed to progress in sequence from the beginning of each academic year.
Term 1: Being Me in My World
Term 2: Celebrating Difference (including anti-bullying)
Term 3: Dreams and Goals
Term 4: Healthy Me
Term 5: Relationships
Term 6: Changing Me (including Sex Education)
Information for Parents
Jigsaw information leaflet for parents