Respectful and Intimate Relationships
Free RSE teaching resources for secondary
Two outstanding series designed for senior secondary students and their teachers explores challenging and important issues surrounding respectful relationships, including sexual harassment, domestic violence, misogyny in pornography, pornography versus reality, and the sharing of intimate images.
Starting the conversation about respectful relationships
As an educator, you’re in the unique position of being able to facilitate important, and sometimes challenging conversations with your senior students. ClickView’s two original series, Respectful Relationships and Respectful Intimate Relationships series have been specifically designed to give you the tools and resources you need to teach these topics with confidence.
ClickView is committed to providing you with the resources you need to deliver age-appropriate and evidence-based respectful relationships education. These two series have been developed with subject experts to raise awareness of problematic behaviours among young people and create healthy attitudes towards sex and relationships.
Series 1 synopsis, Respectful Relationships:
During filming of a light-hearted production set in Victorian times, the dialogue and ‘real life’ conversations between actors and crew explore important topics including:
- How social constructs around gender can contribute to sexist and homophobic attitudes, unreasonable expectations, and gender inequality.
- The importance of enthusiastic consent and to respect others’ autonomy at all times.
- Different levels of sexual harassment, from ‘just a joke’ banter that constitutes harassment, through to more overt examples of catcalling and physically invading personal space.
- Domestic violence, including how abusive relationships often occur over time, and the important role of the bystander.
Series 2 synopsis, Respectful Intimate Relationships:
A cast and crew film a pirate-themed series about respectful intimate relationships. Through four episodes, they discuss and explore topics including:
- How pornography is made for the ‘male gaze’.
- Recognising and seeking help for pornography addiction.
- The impact of non-consensual sharing of intimate images.
- Privacy, sex shaming, revenge porn and victim blaming.
- Misogyny and stereotypes in pornography.
- The importance of consent and open conversations about sexual needs.
Equipping young people with media literacy and body safety skills
The two series designed for senior students (Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4) are supported by an excellent nine-part professional development series for educators. Discover both series free to share with your students. Each episode comes with printable resources to support the teaching and learning of respectful relationships in your classroom.
Free resources: Respectful Relationships and Respectful Intimate Relationships
With the growing need to teach these sensitive but important topics to young people, in line with the new RSE curriculum, we want to support all UK teachers.
Both series are freely available below for you to share with your students. Each episode comes with printable resources to support the teaching and learning of respectful relationships in your classroom.
Note: Both series discuss mature themes and are suitable only for senior students under supervision.
Respectful Intimate Relationships
4 videos | Secondary
A cast and crew film a pirate-themed series about respectful intimate relationships.
in-depth conversation between the director and cast about if the sex acts depicted in pornographic films are real, how people learn about sex and issues to do with consent. This video is an ideal way to open discussions about the pornography industry with secondary students.Download lesson resources
about the impact of non-consensual sharing of intimate images, privacy, sex shaming, revenge porn and victim blaming. The comedic style of this video enables senior secondary students to easily engage with the topics.Download lesson resources
with him about acknowledging his problem and realising how much it controls his behaviour, then encourages him to talk to people he trusts to get help. The pirate-themed comic elements of the video help senior secondary students to fully explore the nature of addiction.Download lesson resources
for the ‘male gaze’. They explore ideas about misogyny and stereotypes in pornography and the importance of having open conversations with partners about sexual interests and needs. This video will help teachers introduce senior secondary students to important respectful relationships topics in an engaging manner.Download lesson resources
Teacher Guides for Respectful Intimate Relationships Series
Browse the teacher guides below
9 videos | Secondary
issues about pornography. This includes teachers and students developing a Working Together Agreement and talking to students about what they would like to learn.
consider before delivering content to students about pornography. Topics include informing parents about lesson content and teachers understanding their role as a facilitator.
pornography online, whether they seek it out or not. They are also interested in finding content about intimacy, so it important that they understand that pornography can provide unhelpful and stereotyped information about sex and relationships.
Supporting schools with the new RSE curriculum
Writer and author, Rebecca Jennings has been working with children and young people in educational settings teaching sex and relationships education and sexual health initiatives for 17 years.
Rebecca explains why teaching respectful relationships is essential to a well-rounded education, and an important part of social and emotional development.Read the full article
Your guide to the new PSHE Relationships and Sex Education (RSE) curriculum
We’ve put together a guide to help you transition to the new curriculum. It includes just a taste of the collection of world-class teaching and learning video titles available on ClickView. When it comes to relationships and sex education, ClickView produces the highest quality teaching and learning resources. These are ideal for supporting schools and educators in the delivery of new mandatory RSE curriculum. With the understanding that there are challenges when it comes to teaching RSE content, we want you to know we’re here to support you.Download brochures
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