Key Stage 3 curriculum lessons and activities 

Subject
Type
Title
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Content
Art and Design
Lesson
LGBT+ identity in art
■ consider the concept of identity in relation to being LGBT+
Art and Design
Activity
Matching LGBT+ artists
■ learn about different LGBT+ artists and their work
Computing / IT
Activity
How has technology supported a diverse society?
■ think about how technology has helped progress LGBT+ diversity
Computing / IT
Lesson
Diversity in the world of computing
■ learn about key LGBT+ individuals in the computing world ■ understand what LGBT+ diversity looks like in the workplace
Drama
Lesson
Performing LGBT+ poetry
■ gain insight to a range of LGBT+ identities and how these are expressed through poetry ■ develop performance skills
Drama
Activity
LGBT+ identity through poetry
■ consider different LGBT+ poems
English
Lesson
‘Hour’ by Carol Ann Duffy
■ explore the theme of love in Carol Ann Duffy’s poem ‘Hour’ ■ explore the idea of gender in the poem ‘Hour’
English
Activity
The power of words
■ think about the power and impact of language
English
Activity
Short film - In a heartbeat
■ understand how it feels to conceal a part of your identity
English
Lesson
The power of words
■ consider what makes language more or less powerful in context ■ make considered vocabulary choices in creating a poem
Food Technology
Activity
Food and drink brands who celebrate diversity
■ consider how brands use diversity in marketing
Food Technology
Lesson
Preparing for a diversity bake sale
■ learn how to bake a cupcake/fairy cake ■ learn basic cake decoration techniques
French
Lesson
Ma famille
■ Revise and develop understanding of family vocabulary in French ■ Consider different family structures in French
Geography
Activity
LGBT+ diversity in the UK
■ learn about the demographics of LGBT+ people in the UK
Geography
Lesson
Migration and being LGBT+
■ understand the different types of migration, why people move countries and the experiences of LGBT+ migrants
German
Lesson
Meine Familie
■ Revise and develop understanding of family vocabulary in German ■ Consider different family structures in German
History
Activity
The story of Jack Bee Garland
■ learn the story of Jack Bee Garland
History
Lesson
How have attitudes changed in the UK?
w ■ understand hoattitudes in the UK have changed towards LGBT+ people over time, and which factors have driven this change
Maths
Activity
Quick LGBT+ mental arithmetic
■ complete LGBT+ inclusive mental maths
Maths
Lesson
Visualising and interpreting data
■ discover relevant and up to date information about the LGBT+ community ■ develop skills in researching and representing data
Modern Foreign Languages
Activity
Diversity coinages in the modern world
■ understand how language changes to reflect diversity
Music
Lesson
Write the next diversity anthem
■ understand how a four-chord pop song is composed ■ celebrate diversity in your school community
Music
Activity
Your thoughts on an LGBT+ pop song
■ discover how people present their LGBT+ identity through music
PE
Activity
Diversity and inclusion in sport
■ consider how can we make sport welcoming of diversity
PE
Lesson
Trust building and being a good ally
■ encourage pupils to think about trust and cooperation in PE, and in the context of supporting their LGBT+ peers
PSHE
Activity
LGBT+ stories from young people
■ hear from LGBT+ young people
PSHE
Lesson
Growing up LGBT+ today
■ gain insight into the experience of growing up LGBT+ today ■ think about how to demonstrate acceptance
PSHE
Lesson
LGBT+ 101
■ understand why LGBT+ equality matters and learn basic LGBT+ terminology
Product Design
Activity
The progress flag
■ introduce the progress flag, what it is and what it stands for
Product Design
Lesson
Design challenge - diversity at our school
■ understand the design principles which go into making a great logo ■ make a collaborative contribution to School Diversity Week
Religious Studies
Lesson
Growing up as an LGBT+ person of faith
■ gain insight into the experience of growing up as an LGBT+ person of faith
Religious Studies
Activity
Being an LGBT+ person of faith
■ hear from young LGBT+ people of faith
Science
Activity
20th and 21st century LGBT+ Brits in STEM
■ learn about LGBT+ people in STEM
Science
Lesson
Diversity in science
■ learn about key LGBT+ individuals in the world of STEM, LGBT+ diversity and science as a social good
Spanish
Lesson
Mi familia
■ Revise and develop understanding of family vocabulary in Spanish ■ Consider different family structures in Spanish