Room 10 have just finished 3 lessons in the Life Ed' Caravan with Liz and Harold. They've taken part in the Making Choices programme.
The key messages in this programme were:
The best decision is an Informed decision.
The choices we make have consequences, positive and negative.
There are different influences on our choices.
What we learnt in the Life Ed’ Caravan: Every decision (Choice) comes with a consequence. Brodie Every decision you make can make a pathway, but sometimes it can be a bad pathway. Maddi One choice can affect a lot of people. Anton
Consequences and decisions can either lead you to a good
life or a bad one – depending on what choice you make. Faith
Learning about making choices is good because when you get
older you have to make big choices.
I learnt what choices are what the consequences are, and
that making a choice can lead to another choice and another … Lucas
Choices can be big or small and if you choose wrong there’s
a consequence. Kiana
You could get cancer when you smoke. / cigarettes cause
cancer Pita, Jackira
That every day you make heaps of choices. Pita
Drinking can make people relax ( and sometimes not make good
Using drugs can have long term effects. Carmen
Every choice you make can have a good or bad
Your brain smells like blue vein cheese (and is as soft as a
ripe avocado) Thomas, Brodan, Anton,
Alcohol can kill germs.
Your brain has a left hemisphere and a right hemisphere/
there are two brain sides. Saige /
Drinking too much alcohol can cause you to go into a
Don’t smoke because it’s bad for you and don’t get
About making choices – the positive and negative sides, and
that alcohol can make you fall asleep!
Making choices is very important and you make choices every day without