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PHSE: Visibility

Peter Bradley, former teacher and member of The Gay Teachers Group (forerunner of Schools OUT UK) speaks candidly about growing up as gay, coming out and the consequences of being outed. Together with Peter Cookson, Liam Mason and Gilston this lesson gives a great cross-generational view of living as ‘OUT’ LGB and T people. This [...]

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Wikipedia Timeline of LGBT History

www.en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Timeline_of_LGBT_history This is a timeline of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) related history, starting from around the 10th millennium BC to present day.Contains dates many homophobic laws were made/repealed in various countries. From Key Stage 4 for students to navigate. Bits can be selected for use at lower key stages. Some use for all [...]

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KS5: Art – ‘Frida Kahlo Self-Portraits’

Frida Kahlo is regarded as one of the most significant artists of the twentieth century. Through the representation of her body she explored aspects of her autobiography, the construction of identity, female experience, gender boundaries and subverted stereotypical representations of women and their bodies in art. This lesson asks the learner to consider her body [...]

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Activity Ideas for Any Language

Brief ideas and suggestions for activities in MFL that use LGB experience as a topic to practice language skills in any modern foreign language. Originally listed as KS4, the activities would be appropriate for KS3 and KS5 also. These ideas were part of the Terrance Higgin’s Trust 2009 resource ‘Out in School’ which you can [...]

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Ideas and Suggestions: Urban/Migration Geographies

Brief ideas and suggestions for Geography under these headings: Urban geographies: City Case studies Migration geographies: Rural/Urban migration Tourism These ‘further ideas’ in Geography were part of the Terrance Higgin’s Trust 2009 resource ‘Out in School’ which you can download here. Be aware that the pack came with a CD ROM containing PowerPoints to go [...]

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