Extract from drama 'Dear Nobody'. Teenage couple Helen and Chris begin a sexual relationship. They face difficult decisions when Helen falls pregnant. Her parents are unaware of how far it has gone. Their focus is on her academic progress and future opportunities. Helen's emotional state changes as she struggles with her thoughts and whether or not she can share them with Chris.
Students could explore issues around the start of sexual relationships using this clip. When are you ready for sex? They could talk about the value of delaying this. Students could also talk about the importance of communication within a relationship and around contraceptive choices. This is the first of six clips from the series 'Dear Nobody'.