Topic one: my interests, skills and choices

This page has a series of activities and resources to support topic one of the 'Real life, your life' teaching resources. 

Topic one explores students' interests, skills and choices. The activities help develops a student's enquiry, communication and evaluation skills. The resources can be used in:

Learning outcome

To understand my interests, skills and some choices I will make in the future.

Delivery note

Pick and choose from the range of activities below to build your own lessons supporting this topic area. All delivery instructions are provided under each activity with clear references to resources. The slides contain all the information you need to deliver the lesson and the worksheets support all student tasks.

Activity 1: Me
Complete a quiz to explore interests and future choices.

Activity 2: What makes me...
Speed-dating style activity to explore interests and feelings.

Activity 3: Skills map
Identify and define different skills before creating a skills map.

Activity 4: Skills and careers match
Complete an online quiz matching skills to a career in the NHS.

Download the full set of resources for this topic area, including teacher notes, worksheets and slides.

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