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Curriculum

Our curriculum covers the statutory requirements of the new 2014 National Curriculum.

Children in Little Pips and Reception follow the Statutory Framework for the Early Years Foundation Stage 2014 and Develoment Matters in the Early Years Foundation Stage.

National Curriculum Programmes of Study for Reading, Writing, Mathematics and Science.

We have a whole school Calculation Policy to ensure progression across the school. 

We use Letters and Sounds as the basis for teaching phonics. Phonics continues to underpin spelling across Key Stage 2.

Somerset Literacy Network word list for Year 3 and Year 4

Somerset Literacy Network word list for Year 5 and Year 6

Oxford Reading tree is the basis of our reading scheme, and runs alongside Read, Write Inc. in Key Stage 1. Bug Club Comprehension underpins the teaching of reading in Key Stage 2. All children have access to Rapid Reader to use at home online. Please see Mr Travitzky if your child has lost their logon.

We have developed a Creative Curriculum approach to planning. This is based on Chris Quigley's Essentials.

Curriculum Map Key Stage 1

Curriculum Map Key Stage 2

Lambrook Creative Curriculum Year A

Lambrook Creative Curriculum Year B

Camelot Creative Curriculum Year A

Camelot Creative Curriculum Year B

Russet Creative Curriculum Year A

Pearmain Creative Curriculum Year A

Pearmain Creative Curriculum Year B

 

Science Programmes of Study Linked to Creative Curriculum

Camelot

Russet

Pearmain

 We use the Somerset Awareness, mystery and Values curriculum as the basis for Religious Education. We have mapped the units to link with the Creative Curriculum.

Lambrook Religious Education Curriculum

Russet and Pearmain Religious Education Curriculum

 Information, Communication Technology is at the core of our curriculum and is used in a wide variety of ways. It is also taught as a discreet subject based on Study units developed by Somerset ELIM. To see the planning follow the link:

https://slp.somerset.gov.uk/cypd/elim/somersetict/Site%20Pages/Computing%20Curriculum%20Primary/Primary_Computing_home.aspx?PageView=Shared

French is taught across the school. The children in Key Stage 1 are learning to speak using french vocabulary and simple phrases. The children in Key Stage 2 are learning to speak, read and write in french, and about the culture of France.

French Curriculum Overview

 All of our curriculum materials are avaliable to view in school. For more information about the curriculum, please speak to Mrs Rees, Curriculum Co-ordinator.

April 2015 Curriculum Update