Subjects taught in school
The curriculum we teach is in line with the Primary National Curriculum 2019. Through this there is a strong focus on not only teaching subject content but encouraging our children to develop the skills and desire to be lifelong learners.
English Statement of Intent: To appreciate and apply rich vocabulary and develop a strong understanding of grammar whilst applying creativity using a range of linguistic conventions for reading, writing and spoken language.
Early reading/ phonics Statement of Intent: To develop and apply phonetic knowledge through decoding , segmenting and blending while encouraging curiosity through different genres to build fluent and ambitious readers.
Maths Statement of Intent: To provide a foundation for understanding the world, the ability to reason mathematically, an appreciation of the beauty and power of mathematics, and a sense of enjoyment and curiosity about the subject.
Science Statement of Intent: To lead and deliver a science curriculum that encourages the understanding of the nature, processes and methods of science.
Geography Statement of Intent: To creatively explore and reflect the human and physical aspects within our location and beyond by using a variety of geographical skills, creating a curiosity about our World and the people within it.
History Statement of Intent: To develop an understanding of chronology through historical knowledge and enquiry, comparing different historical eras whilst being curious and reflective about primary and secondary sources of historical information.
PSHE/ SMSC Statement of Intent: To use a range of social skills whilst volunteering and developing cooperation as well as curiosity in our local community. Learning to appreciate diverse viewpoints from a range of cultural backgrounds, then reflecting on our own experiences.
Religious Diversity Statement of Intent: Learning to appreciate although we belong to different religions; we share a common thread of love, concern, equality, support and respect.
Modern Foreign Languages Statement of Intent: To develop creative and confident communication within another language, understanding and responding verbally and in written form, with increasing fluency and ambition.
Computing Statement of Intent: To lead and deliver a high-quality computing education that equips pupils to use computational thinking and creativity to understand and change the world.
P.E Statement of Intent: To provide pupils with a high-quality physical education which inspires all pupils to succeed and excel in competitive sport and other physically demanding activities and provide opportunities for pupils to become physically confident in a way which supports their health and fitness. Through their physical education lessons, pupils will build character and embed values such as fairness and respect.
Music Statement of Intent: To provide pupils with an engaging and inspiring music education which develops their love of music and their talent as musicians.
Design & Technology Statement of Intent: To design, make and evaluate creative, purposeful products through selecting appropriate materials and developing technical expertise to solve real problems.
Art and Design Statement of Intent: To produce creative work to become proficient in a variety of techniques, whilst encouraging children to reflect using the language of art.