Our Curriculum

We are passionate about our curriculum and work hard to ensure that our themes are inspiring and stimulate learning for all our children.

 

Our Curriculum Aims

We aim to:

• Provide a set of exciting learning experiences, underpinned by our learning and six ethos values:

o Friendship
o Forgiveness
o Thankfulness
o Trust
o Peace
o Hope

• Have engaged learners who take more ownership of their learning.

• Provide regular opportunities for learning in the natural environment (LINE), including a commitment to Forest Schools

• Ensure strong teaching and learning of cookery and growing skills linked to our Food for Life Partnership

• Use time to the best effect; this means that some subjects/areas of learning will be taught on a daily basis, with teachers and learners having more ownership for other time

• Have children managing their own learning, learning from each other as well as from the teacher.

• ICT will be used effectively to enhance learning

• Enable the children to relate their learning to life.

• Ensure high confidence, and as a result of our efforts, standards will be even higher.

• Create learners who are passionate about learning

• Ensure that learners can articulate their thinking and be able to explain how they use school values to learn

• Include thinking and questioning in every lesson and in any learning experience