PSHE KS2 / KS3: Ask Lara

Animated drama series for 9-13 year-olds following the journey of Lara and her friends as they try to negotiate the physical and emotional changes of puberty such as acne, first dates, periods, friendships and wet dreams.

These short films are from the BBC series, Ask Lara.

Suitable for teaching KS2 and KS3 pupils in England, Wales and Northern Ireland and 2nd and 3rd Level pupils in Scotland.

Due to the sensitive nature of the subject matter, we strongly advise teacher viewing before watching with your pupils.

Stereotypes and prejudice
video
Are we more than just friends?
video
Gabriel's first date
video
A spot of bother
video
Oh no! BO!
video
Just friends
video
Lara's first period
video
Mission brassiere
video
Moods and hormones
video
Growing pains
video
Sticky situation
video
Mood swings
video
Embarrassed about body hair
video
Being a supportive friend
video
Expressing feelings and emotions
video
Feeling homesick
video
Lara's little lie
video
Confidence and overcoming nerves
video
Addictive behaviour
video
Gabriel's ups and downs
video
Too cool for school
video
Respecting boundaries
video
Fame and friendship
video
Responsibilities and personal safety
video
Friends and rivals
video
Dealing with your parents divorce
video