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Secondary Schools

This content is in line with the National Curriculum for England programme of study for science and the RSE, Citizenship and PSHE Association programmes of study. Register for free sample packs containing Always pads, Tampax tampons, and educational leaflets for your students in Year 7 and Year 9.*

*Schools with people with periods aged 11 to 14 in the UK and ROI may order one set of free samples for each eligible year group per academic year. Free samples are issued on a first come, first served basis. Tampons are only advisable for use by people with periods aged 13+.

Teacher explaining something to a schoolgirl aged 11-12Teacher explaining something to a schoolgirl aged 11-12

Topic Map

This topic map gives an overview of all the resources for students aged 11-14, including the videos and activity sheets available.

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This lesson explores physical and emotional changes during puberty, the menstrual cycle, menstrual wellbeing and period protection.

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This lesson explores friendships and the features that make them healthy or unhealthy. It will teach students how to recognise abusive behaviour and learn strategies to deal with this appropriately. It also explores how to foster positive friendships and resolve conflict.

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This lesson supports students in being able to recognise and talk about a range of different emotions as well as how to manage them.