During the last year the staff and pupils have been involved in considering how we can make our curriculum even better.
We have decided with great input from the pupils to have a WGE carousel on Friday afternoon as an addition to our other curriculum sessions.
All pupils will learn some new knowledge and develop key skills, much of which can be applied to different contexts. The pupils will be grouped across each phase to further develop their collaboration and communication skills. Pupils will rotate around 6 key areas during the year spending approximately 6 weeks on each area.
The carousel of curriculum areas are:
Cookery(to learn about eating healthily and in a balanced way, to help develop a sense of health and safety, life long skills, teamwork, social and emotional development)
Global studies (to learn about the issues affecting our world, the environment and humans. To further develop presentation, research, problem solving, critical thinking and communication skills)
Karate(to learn a new sport ad physical activity, to develop self-control, confidence, awareness, self-defence, concentration, focus, respect,
discipline, and humility.)
Art(to learn about different artists and genres, to develop creativity, collaboration, observation, self-expression, perseverance and risk-taking)
Film Making( to develop computing knowledge, flexible creativity, visual storytelling, problem-solving and communication)
First Aid and Emergency procedures(to learn about some of the most common health issues, to develop teamwork, attention to detail,
life-saving and life-long skills)
A copy of the whole years rota has been uploaded to the school website so that you can when and your child is involved in each of the six areas.