Our Broad and Balanced Curriculum; Intent
In this school every child matters. The curriculum will be the means of providing all children with creative opportunities for enjoyment and achievement.
To provide all pupils with equal access to a rich, broad, balanced and differentiated curriculum matched well to their ages, abilities, interests, attitudes and special needs.
To increase pupil’s knowledge, skills and understanding as they grow and develop and strengthen their connections with the world around them by providing a wealth of opportunities to immerse children in the world around them, gaining first hand learning experiences.
To execute a curriculum that is creative, carefully planned and structured to ensure that learning is continuous and that pupils make good progress in the development of their learning with language and vocabulary at the core.
To engage the children’s interest by offering excellent opportunities to extend creative learning, challenge their imagination, value originality and to encourage and motivate them to want to learn, which will be enhanced by the role of creative practitioners.
To be exciting and to offer pupils lots of first-hand experiences to reinforce their learning and to underpin their growing knowledge, skills and understanding of the world.
To open their eyes to awe and wonder and cause them to marvel at the incredible and fantastic world in which they live.
To provide children with a curriculum which enables them to develop their talents, skills and a love of learning.