Finders Keepers

KS2

This unit gives a range of opportunities for children to explore their values in relation to found money, the rights and wrongs of keeping such items and the law. The storyline centres on Dale and Kyle who find a bundle of money in the street. On completion of this unit children will have explored a range of issues in relation to behaviour and its impact on others.

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Lesson plans

Lesson 1: Dale and Kyle's dilemma KS2

Children explore the law in relation to found money or property. Pupils consider what the boys should do and explore reasoning skills to help make moral decisions.

Lesson 2: You decide KS2

Using familiar scenarios involving found money or property, children determine their own moral stance, what is acceptable and what is unacceptable and why.

Lesson 3: Good neighbours KS2

Children explore the value of relationships, considering what makes a good neighbour and how this might impact on their behaviour toward others.

Lesson 4: Bert's Shopping challenge KS2

Children use the online activity to consider how to spend money within a budget.

Curriculum links for PSHE are set out as a curriculum assessment schedule for this unit and links to statutory frameworks are included.

To preview, print or download click on one of the lesson outlines.

Resources

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Finders Keepers KS1/2 Offline Storybook

Download book to print

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Finders Keepers KS2 Bert's Shopping Challenge

Bert's Shopping Challenge Download

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Finders Keepers KS2 Finding Valuables

Factsheet: Finding Valuables

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Finders Keepers KS2 Lesson Plans

Detailed outline of all units with overview of lessons

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Finders Keepers KS2 Working Together

Letter for parents/carers outlining activities that can be done at home

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