A pink bathtub, with running tap water. Used in maintaining personal hygiene.

Maintaining personal hygiene is necessary for many reasons; personal, social, health, psychological or simply as a way of life.

Keeping a good standard of hygiene helps to prevent the development and spread of infections, illnesses and bad odours.

A good body image also influences self-esteem, confidence and motivation.

This session aims to teach children the importance of hygiene and how to achieve good hygiene to keep themselves and others healthy and to reduce the risk of being isolated/bullied.

Pupils Will:

  • Have an understanding of why it is important to have good personal hygiene.

  • Be aware of the effects bad hygiene can have on our health.

  • Be aware of how bad hygiene can affect our friendships.

  • Have an understanding on how good personal hygiene can improve our mental health.

  • Be aware of how to achieve a good level of personal hygiene.

  • Be aware of the different products which are available to help achieve good personal hygiene and how to use them.

  • Be empowered to take responsibility for their own personal hygiene to encourage good habits and ultimately a healthier lifestyle.

Duration:1 hour
Number of delegates:Maximum of 30
Target Group:KS 2

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