This lesson requires pupils to think about the prison system. It allows them to explore prison life and the impact it can have on prisoners, as well as a number of issues that can affect life behind bars.
This lesson relates to young offenders and how they can be encouraged to stop any reoffences after they have served their time behind bars. It also introduces the role of the Youth Justice Agency in Northern Ireland and looks at the similarities and differences between youth and adult experiences of incarceration. The lesson primarily gets pupils to consider how offenders can integrate themselves into society and respect the justice system.