This content is currently under review - meantime please click on the link below to find out more about the National Curriculum.


All teachers plan their unit themes which are skills based and must address the elements of our curriculum recipe:

Curriculum Recipe

We will try to provide a curriculum which includes:

  • Units of work 6/7 weeks long
  • An engaging unit title
  • Focus texts that are linked to the unit
  • 1st hand visitor or visit experience
  • Use of the outdoors  
  • Discrete/thematic teaching
  • Creative starters to lessons
  • Enterprise projects
  • Life skill lessons
  • Engage and interest
  • A link with a contrasting locality
  • Emphasis on skills
  • A focus on well-being
  • Inclusion of learnability  
  • Retain a focus of accountability
  • High standards and achievement
  • Clear link to writing genres
  • Inclusion of modern foreign languages