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British Values

How do we celebrate British Values within Mab Lane? 


· Pupil voice - Have elections for School Council representatives which are undertaken in each class.

· Pupil voices are heard by voting within Class Council meetings and the School Council.

· Each class draws up their own Class rules

· Encourage children to voice their views in various different questionnaires ranging from lesson feedback to opinions on playground games and school clubs.


The Rules of Law

· Have visits from authorities – Police, Firefighters etc. to reinforce the importance of Laws.

· Promote positive behaviour throughout the school.


Individual Liberty:

· Provide our children with a safe and supportive environment in which to make choices safely.

· Endorse E-Safety throughout our curriculum and take part within e-safety week.

· Have a tailored PSHE Curriculum

· Offer a variety of extra-curricular activities and opportunities

· stereotypes


Mutual Respect:

· Present positivity cards to children weekly

· Themed assemblies

· Have visits from various Religious leaders



· Assemblies

· RE Curriculum

· PSHE Curriculum


How do we celebrate British Values through the Early Years curriculum? 


  • Making decisions together
  • Show and tell Circle time Input in to CIL – Children’s choice Opportunities through play and activities to develop self-awareness
  • Making choices
  • Negotiating with friends
  • Trusting friends
  • Turn-taking
  • Sharing

Rule of Law

  • Understanding rules matter as cited in PSED
  • Class charter School rules
  • Tidy Up song/routine

Individual liberty

  • freedom for all
  • Positivity postcards
  • Stickers
  • Developing independence
  • Sharing ideas and opinions
  • Learning journals and 2simple observations
  • Stay and plays
  • Open evenings

Mutual respect and tolerance

  • treat others as you want to be treated
  • half termly assemblies
  • Trips Themed/visitors into class
  • Multicultural puppets and dolls
  • Multicultural and multi-faith books in books area
  • Christmas Show
  • Sharing stories: diversity, gender, culture, race
  • Diverse range of instruments
  • Register in different languages
  • Makaton signing
  • Easter, Christmas, Divali, Chinese New Year, Mother’s Day, Remembrance Day, Guy Fawkes, Birthdays

SMSC Guidance from DfE