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Spiritual, Moral, Social and Cultural (SMSC)

Spiritual Development

  • Children explore beliefs and experience
  • Respect faiths, feeling and values
  • Enjoy developing their understanding of themselves, others and the surrounding world
  • Use imagination and creativity
  • Reflect

Moral Development

  • Children learn to recognise right and wrong
  • Respect the law
  • Understand consequences
  • Investigate moral and ethical issues
  • Offer reasoned views

Social Development

  • Children investigate moral issues
  • Appreciate diverse viewpoints
  • Participate, volunteer and cooperate
  • Resolve conflict
  • Engage with the 'British Values' of democracy, the rule of law, liberty, respect and tolerance 

Cultural Development

  • Children learn to appreciate cultural influences
  • Appreciate the role of Britain's parlaimentary system
  • Participate in culture opportunities
  • Understand, accept, respect and celebrate diversity