2 Q1. memories… * * * * * …you’ll miss most about primary school? Can you think of three things……you’ll miss most about primary school?*…you’ll miss least about primary school?
3 Q2. worries… * * * getting lost new teachers What worries do you have about starting secondary school?homeworkmaking new friendsbullyinglunchtime routinethe journeygetting into troubleexamsOr something else?*
4 changes…Q3.*What do you think will be different or new about secondary school?*Maybe…different teachers/classrooms for each subjectnew friendsnew subjects*following a timetableDid you think of any others?the uniformschool start or finish timehow lunchtime works
5 similarities…Q4.**What do you think will be similar about secondary school?Maybe…assemblysome subjectsgetting homework*wearing a uniformfollowing rulesschool clubs to joinregistrationDid you think of any others?
6 Q5. journey… * Where is the bus stop? How will you travel to your new school?carWill you be travelling alone?How much will it cost?footHow will you store it safely at school?bikeDoes the driver know the way?busHow will you stay safe?
7 words…Q6.*On your timetable you might see the following but what do you think they mean?***Home EconomicsP.S.H.EP.B.LTutor PeriodRefectoryBio/Chem/PhyFormHumanitiesHOYMFL
8 Q7. ready… * * * * * What might you need to pack in your bag for… …a P.E. lesson?*…a Maths lesson?…a Science lesson?…lunchtime?…every day?How will you know when to pack what?**
9 Q8. friends… * * * * join a school club give a compliment smile What can you do that will help you make new friends?ask someone a questionjoin in with group workinvite someone to sit with you at lunchtimeMaybe…**How can you tell that someone is a good friend?
10 Q9. help… * * * * * * What can you do if… …you get lost? …you get bullied?…you can’t do your homework?…you want to join a school club?…you forget your lunch money/card?…you need the toilet during a lesson?…you lose something?*…you are too ill to go to school?**
11 thoughts…Q10.*How are you feeling about leaving primary school?*How are you feeling about starting secondary school?What questions would you like to ask about your new school?What do you still need to find out, do or check before the first day?*What do you hope you will do when you leave secondary school?**
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