Exceptional Education at the Heart of the Community

Curriculum

All our activities are play centred. They are based around children's interests. We have 6 key areas of learning.

 

Personal, Social and Emotional Development...

focuses on children learning how to work, play and cooperate with others and function in a group beyond the family. It also focuses on helping the children to become more independent.

 

Communication, Language and Literacy...

is the develoment of communication skills, including speaking and listening, fostering a love of books and encouraging writing skills

 

Mathematics...

covers exploring size and shape, patterns, matching and sorting. It is also counting and developing an understanding of numbers

 

 

Understanding the world...

focuses on exploring and questioning the world around him. It also incorporates using technology
 

Expressive and Art & Design...

covers expressing ideas and feelings through art, music, dance, and role play to develop the imagination

 

Physical Development...

is the development of control and coordination of the body. It is also the encouragement of fine and large movements

 

The provision for children's development and learning is guided by The Early Years Foundation Stage. This brings together Birth to Three Matters and the Curriculum Guidance for the Foundation Stage. The framework is based on 4 themes and principles and sis supported by 17 areas. It recognises children as individuals and competent learners. 

Please click on the diagram below to see full version of what the curriculum involves.