A variety of teaching approaches are employed within the school including Assertive Mentoring, Growth Mindset and Learning Powers.
We aim to provide an education, so that the vast majority of children will have achieved age related expectations, as outlined in the National Curriculum programmes of study, by the end of each age related stage.
 
Schemes of work in use within the school for the National Curriculum core subjects are:

Maths

  • Abacus Evolve Maths
  • Focus Maths
  • Assertive Mentoring Maths systems
  • Individual Teacher enrichment materials
  • Appropriate computer programs

English

  • Oxford Reading Tree (Oxford University Press)
  • Project X reading scheme
  • Ruth Miskin Synthetic Phonics
  • Ginn
  • Storychest
  • Penpals Handwriting
  • Individual Teacher enrichment materials
  • Appropriate computer programs including 'First News' materials

Science

  • Rising Star Science
  • Individual Teacher enrichment materials
  • Appropriate computing programs

Computing

  • Rising Stars
Staff continually evaluate other published materials and are committed to a policy of frequent review of their teaching resources.
 
Details of the programmes of study required are available in the National Curriculum.