Sexting Bundle Wales

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Empower your classes with these lesson plans which allow pupils to consider different types of sexting and why the adolescent brain is so tempted by it.

Introduction to Sexting

What is sexting? What are the risks and rewards of sexting? How does pornography use influence sexting? What app will help me deflect requests?

Pornography & the Adolescent Brain

Pupils learn about the key drivers of the brain, its strengths and vulnerabilities, during adolescent development. They discover how best to build their own brain to be a more successful person.

Sexting, the Law & You, Wales

Sexting, the Law & You is a lesson that explores the legal language of common sexting activities and introduces pupils to real life scenarios and how they are viewed by the legal authorities.

The Great Porn Experiment

In this lesson pupils will learn about the wide-ranging effects of internet pornography on the brain. It updates a popular TEDx talk The Great Porn Experiment by former science teacher Gary Wilson with the latest research that supports the assertions made in the original talk.

Description

Our lesson plans in the Sexting Bundle, Wales are suitable for ages 11-18 years. We introduce pupils to the fantastic, plastic adolescent brain with all its strengths and vulnerabilities around sex. Sexting can be abusive and lead to mental health problems as well as relationship difficulties. Knowing how their brain works helps pupils take better control of their behavior. It would be easy to treat sexting as technology-assisted flirting. But, it is clearly more than that because of the widespread use of sexting in cyberbullying and sexual harassment.

Coercive sexting can cause chronic distress and long-term harm to some pupils, especially young women. It has serious implications for the perpetrator in terms of jobs if reported to the police. This 3-lesson bundle allows pupils to consider the impact of different types of sexting. They will look at why sexting attracts the adolescent brain. The lessons state the fact that it is illegal for them to engage in sexting even if they consent, and what they can do about it.

The Sexting Bundle, Wales lessons have been developed with the assistance of a range of experts including more than 20 teachers, youth leaders, psychiatrists, doctors, psychologists, lawyers, including those from the prosecution services, police, including campus cops and many parents. Our lesson plans do not constitute legal advice. They provide an overview of the some of the key legal issues around sexting. These lessons have been piloted across the UK. The lesson plans in Sexting Bundle Wales conform to the laws of England and Wales.

Deep dive into sexting

This sexting bundle allows you develop the discussion over three lessons. It lets pupils slowly unpack one of today’s most controversial cultural influences in a safe space. We give you practical, evidence-based materials as the basis for informed enquiry.

Introduction to Sexting and Pornography and the Adolescent Brain are suitable for ages 11-18. In Sexting, the Law & You we provide two lesson plans, one tailored to the needs of younger pupils and one for older pupils. We also include an extra bonus lesson The Great Porn Experiment.

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