Head-ED Lessons: Resources

You are welcome to use these resources for free.  However, we would really appreciate it if you would assist us in our research by asking your students to complete a short, anonymous, online questionnaire both before they start and after they complete the lessons.  Please contact us by emailing mhis-project@york.ac.uk.

Learning Objectives student poster (A3) (summary sheet used in all lessons)

Lesson Plan   Teacher’s Guidance   Resources
Lesson 1 plan    Guidance for lesson 1 Head-ED lesson 1 powerpoint
‘Stand up kid’ video
Wellbeing Scale – blank graph
Alfie and Amelia
The brain game
The brain game: foundation version
Lesson 2 plan    Guidance for lesson 2 Head-ED lesson 2 powerpoint 
Mental health – facts, stats and myths
‘Ordinary people, extraordinary challenges’ video
OPEC student notes
OPEC discussion points
Lesson 3 plan    Guidance for lesson 3 Head-ED lesson 3 powerpoint
‘Managing Stress’ video
Wall posters
Lesson 4 plan    Guidance for lesson 4 Head-ED lesson 4 powerpoint
‘The Stress Response: Fight or Flight’ video
Lesson 5 plan    Guidance for lesson 5 Head-ED lesson 5 powerpoint
Asking me
Unhelpful things to say to people with depression
Samaritans helpline cards
Lesson 6 plan    Guidance for lesson 6 Head-ED lesson 6 powerpoint
Types of eating disorder
Signs of a healthy relationship with food
Anorexia podcast script
Anorexia podcast keyword spotter
Anorexia keyword spotter foundation version
Self harm cardsort
Self harm support cards 
Listen to the podcast
Lesson 7 plan    Guidance for lesson 7 Head-ED lesson 7
Hannah’s story
Foundation assessment 
Challenging assessment 
Assessment answers

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