Curriculum

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LITERACY.

The school implements the National Literacy Strategy. The children are involved in a daily Literacy Lesson lasting for one hour. For the first 30 minutes of the lesson the whole class study texts to develop their reading or writing skills and focus on word or sentence work. During the next 20 minutes, the children work with the teacher on guided reading or writing. The final 10 minutes of the lesson involves reviewing learning and / or discussing homework.

NUMERACY.

The school implements the National Numeracy Strategy. The children are involved in a daily Numeracy Lesson, which lasts for one hour.During the first 10 minutes of the lesson the class are involved in mental maths activities. During the next 40 minutes, the lesson is introduced. Children study different topics including: number, shape, measures, data handling and problem solving. The children work individually or in groups. The final 10 minutes involves reviewing and / or discussing homework.

SCIENCE, GEOGRAPHY, HISTORY, DESIGN TECHNOLOGY, ART, ICT, P.E., M.F.L, Music and P.S.H.E.

The school follows the QCA schemes of work for Science, Geography, History, Design Technology, Art, I.C.T., P.E., MFL, Music and PSHE.

SPANISH.

The school follows the Spanish Ministry of Educacion and Science schemes of work.