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Jigsaw, the mindful approach to PSHE
Designed as a whole-school approach, Jigsaw PSHE / Health and Well-being provides a detailed and comprehensive scheme of learning for ages 3-16. Jigsaw makes teachers’ lives easier by providing well-structured, progressive lesson plans with all teaching resources included.
Jigsaw is a unique, spiral, progressive and effective scheme of work, aiming to prepare children/young people for life, helping them really know and value who they are and understand how they relate to other people in this ever-changing world.
With strong emphasis on emotional literacy, building resilience and nurturing mental and physical health, Jigsaw properly equips schools to deliver engaging and relevant PSHE within a whole-school approach. Jigsaw lessons also include mindfulness allowing children to advance their emotional awareness, concentration and focus.
Discovery RE® is an enquiry approach to Religious Education for Primary Schools
Discovery RE is a comprehensive set of detailed medium-term planning for Religious Education from Nursery to Year 6 (for 3-11 year-olds).
64 Enquiry modules covering Baha’i, Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Humanism, Islam, Judaism and Sikhism support the teacher to deliver engaging and challenging RE lessons with confidence.
Christianity is taught in every year group, with Christmas and Easter given fresh treatment each year, developing children’s learning in a progressive way.
Building Resilience in Children
Resilience equips children for life and underpins their capacity to learn and succeed. Jigsaw Resilience recognises that emotional resilience can be taught, practised and developed to nurture self-sufficiency and self-awareness in children and young people.
This has now been built into the Jigsaw 3-11 PSHE. It is a short programme which allows schools to measure pupils’ resilience levels and to act on that information as necessary using the current Jigsaw 3-11 material.
The Jigsaw Families Programme
The Jigsaw Families Programme is an innovative programme supporting children and their care-givers with the knowledge, skills and confidence to develop healthy, strong, lasting and loving relationships.
Jigsaw Families sessions provide an informal, friendly and safe environment to explore the challenges of being a parent and offers strategies to help meet families’ needs and build a richer engagement with the facilitating school/setting.
Success Story from Parkgate House School – London
Significant success with building emotional resilience, a growth mindset, developing respectful communication, and pupils’ ability to respond to pastoral situations.
Jigsaw PSHE at Eynsham Community Primary School
At Eynsham Community Primary School, the Jigsaw scheme was implemented in September 2018 as part of an overhaul of the curriculum and leadership team.
Success Story from Windsor Clive Primary School – Cardiff
Our school as a whole felt the need to inject some life into our Health & Well-being / PSHE curriculum and so, after a lot of research and an introduction meeting from Carol at Jigsaw, we were extremely excited to launch Jigsaw at our school at the start of last year.
Success Story from International School – Breda, Netherlands
Significant success with PSHE Curriculum Development, Calm Me, Being Me in My World, Celebrating Difference & Relationships