Body image on film 5-11

Still from Kirikou and the Sorceress
Still from Kirikou and the Sorceress




Medium (5-11 activities)


England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, Wales

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Having young people talk about issues surrounding body image helps develop their sense of personal and social well-being. As students explore the films in this resource they will gain greater understanding of some of the different social and emotional issues that surround body image, how to be comfortable in the skin you are in, and why to never judge a book by its cover.

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  • Citizenship
  • PSHE Education
  • Science

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