Clipston Endowed VC Primary School

Our Curriculum

English
Reading, Writing, Spelling, Grammar, Punctuation
Communication.
We supplement our teaching with other resources such as Reading Eggs, Literacy Shed, SPAG.com and Spellodrome.

Mathematics
We supplement our teaching with WhiteRose Maths, Busy Ants, Maths No Problem and Maths Hub resources.
Children have access to Mathletics which is an online resource to use at home. We have a Maths Specialist Teacher

Science
We are very fortunate to be a part of the Ogden Trust Science Hub and as such the children have access to science labs at a local secondary school, space camps, competitions and events such as The Science Conference. We also use an online resource called Developing Experts.

History
We teach History through Topics and Themes. The children have opportunities to experience trips and visits each year.

Art, Design and Technology
We teach Art, Design and Technology through Topics and Themes. The children have opportunities to experience trips and visits each year.

Religious Education
We adhere to the Northamptonshire Agreed Syllabus, supplemented with Discovery RE. We adopt a rolling programme so that all children are immersed in discovering one of the six main religions twice during their time in Year 1 to Year 6.

Geography
We teach Geography through Topics and Themes. The children have opportunities to experience trips and visits each year.

Computing
The children are taught skills in computing through the Rising Stars “Switched on Computing” scheme,

French
In Key Stage 2 the children are taught French using the Catherine Cheater Scheme of Work.

Music
In addition to performing in plays and celebrations, children in KS2 enjoy an annual 10 week professional music programme facilitated through the Northamptonshire Music and Performing Arts Trust. Children also have the opportunity to experience a “Big Event” such as Young Voices during KS2.

Personal Development Children’s Personal, Social, Health, Emotional & Economic development is linked to Social, Moral, Spiritual and Cultural development. We use a variety of resources to enrich the children’s experiences and promote their personal development. Our aim is to support their development into happy, fulfilled and contributory members of society.

P.E.
We are fortunate to have on our staff experienced Sports Coaches who deliver all aspects of P.E. during weekly lessons. In addition we are members of the local Sports Partnership and thus the children experience a variety of competitive and non-competitive sports.

 

On this page you can find the National Curriculum coverage for the year groups in Key Stage One and Key Stage Two.

You can find more detailed information about some curriculum areas, such as Spelling, under specific tabs on the Information Page.

In addition, termly detailed Topic Plans for each class can be found on the Meet Us page, where you can obtain an overview of the broad and balanced curriculum your child will experience at Great Creaton Primary School and the exciting opportunities and activities our teachers plan to facilitate your child’s learning and progress.

EYFS Curriculum

Year 1 and 2 - Robins

Year 3 to 6 - Owls