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What does your child learn at school each day? Find information about our curriculum subjects here.

 

If you don't find the information you are looking for then please come in to meet with either your child's class teacher or the subject leader for the subject you wish to find out more information about. Just speak to Mrs Melvin in the school office and she will make an appointment for you. 

 

If you wish to find out more about the subjects that your child will be learning about then please make sure you attend the Parent Workshops that are held throughout the year.

Our Curriculum

Intent:

At Northern Primary School our curriculum is designed to inspire enthusiasm for learning, to ensure achievement and to support pupil well-being and happiness.

We provide first hand learning experiences that allow children to develop interpersonal skills and build resilience through strong values for learning. Our cross-curricular approach enables our children to make meaningful links within their learning.

Friendship

Forgiveness

Collaboration

Self-belief

Perseverance

Responsibility

Respect

Honesty

Compassion

Fairness

Implementation:

We celebrate our own special school identity through the unique experiences that our curriculum provides. We have developed a rich and varied menu of enhancement opportunities to engage learning and recognise individuality.  Our curriculum enables us to build strong relationships, celebrate diversity, encourage respect and build a sense of community. It provides and acknowledges success for all children, in all aspects of their development and it recognises, encourages and celebrates all types of talent.

As a Rights Respecting school, lessons and assemblies promote positive attitudes which reflect the values and skills needed for future learning and success.  We are proud of the awards we have achieved and these are a reflection of our quality and varied curriculum.

Bronze award for Eco Schools

Bronze Green Tree Schools

Silver School Games Award

Unicef Rights Respecting School

Bronze Mark Science Quality Mark

Music Mark

Teamwork and responsibility are an essential part of our curriculum and we enable children to take on key roles, becoming involved in the community, through celebration of local traditions, by learning new skills and enabling them to take an active part in events throughout the year.

Impact:

Children leave Northern Primary School with a sense of belonging and are proud that they have developed the confidence and skills needed to be learners for life.  Our rich and varied curriculum ensures that all children have a broad and balanced understanding of the world around them.

For more detailed information on each curriculum area, please read individual subject’s statement of intents.

Smile ~ Nurture ~ Believe ~ Discover ~ Aspire ~ Shine

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