PSHE GCSE: Growing Up Poor

This series follows teenagers dealing with the pressures of growing up with one similarity - they are all surviving on under £10 a day.

The four teenagers each tell their personal story and experience with poverty.

This series will be relevant for teaching PSHE/Modern Studies at GCSE Level. This topic appears in OCR, Edexcel, AQA, WJEC KS4/GCSE in England and Wales, CCEA GCSE in Northern Ireland and SQA National 4/5 in Scotland.

Teenage pregnancy and poverty - Amber's story
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Teenage poverty, education and finding a job in the UK - Frankie's story
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Teenage poverty in the UK - Shelby's story
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Teenage poverty in the UK and being an unemployed teenage dad - Wesley's story
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