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Current Affairs


Task 1: Let’s begin by looking at today’s current affairs. 


Watch today's bulletin by using the link below; 

Task 2: Discuss 

Discuss with your pod, or family at home what you have seen. 

You might discuss: 

Do any of the reports surprise you? 

Do you agree/disagree with any of the reports? 

Which one was the most interesting? 

Did the bulletin give you all the information you wanted? If not what questions do you have? 


Task 3: Our Mental Health

What is mental health? 

Write down or discuss with your pod or family at home what mental health means to you. 


Watch the following clip using the link below:  

Talking Mental Health

Pause at the questions and discuss with your pod or family at home.  

Write your ideas down if you want. 

Does everyone in your pod/family agree?  

What are the different opinions? 


What can we do when small feelings are bothering us? (1:24) 

How are big feelings affecting Jay? (2:31) 

If someone wants to tell you something, how could you be a good listener? (3:33)