Sutton V.A. Lower School

Sutton Lower School

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Sutton School in the words of Nolwenn in Year Two

 

Click here to read the Sutton VA Lower School Curriculum Intent, Implementation and Impact Statement

 

The Early Years and National Curriculum, RE, PSHE and PE requirements are planned and delivered through the following programmes:

EYFS Lime Class KS1 Larch Class Lower KS2 Hawthorn Class Upper KS2

EYFS Rolling Programme

 

EYFS PSHE programme

 

PE Programme EYFS, KS1, KS2

 

RE Programme of Study EYFS, KS1 KS2

KS1 Rolling Programme for DT, Music, Computing, PSHE

 

KS1 Rolling Programme for Art, History, Geography and Science

 

RE Programme of Study EYFS, KS1, KS2

 

PSHE, Relationships and Health Education Rolling Programme KS1, KS2

 

PE Programme EYFS, KS1, KS2

Lower KS2  Rolling Programme for DT, Music, Computing, PSHE and French

 

Lower KS2  Rolling Programme for Art, History, Geography and Science

 

RE Programme of Study EYFS, KS1, KS2

 

PSHE, Relationships and Health Education Rolling Programme KS1, KS2

 

PE Programme EYFS, KS1, KS2

Upper KS2 Rolling Programme for DT, Music, Computing, PSHE and French

 

Upper KS2 Rolling Programme for Art, History, Geography and Science

 

RE Programme of Study EYFS, KS1, KS2

 

PSHE, Relationships and Health Education Rolling Programme KS1, KS2

 

PE Programme EYFS, KS1, KS2

 

Progression of skills and knowledge across the curriculum:

English skills and knowledge progression KS1 and KS2 Maths skills and progression KS1 and KS2  RE skills and knowledge progression EYFS KS1 KS2 DT skills and knowledge progression EYFS KS1 KS2 Music skills and knowledge progression EYFS KS1 KS2 MFL Progression of skills KS2

Geography Primary Knowledge Curriculum Overview

 

Geography Rationale and National Curriculum Coverage

History Primary Knowledge Curriculum Overview

 

 

History Rationale and National Curriculum Coverage

Art Primary Knowledge Curriculum Overview

 

 

Art Rationale and National Curriculum Coverage

Science Primary Knowledge Curriculum Overview

 

 

Science Rationale and National Curriculum Coverage

PSHE, Relationships and Health Education are taught following the: PSHE Association Programme of Study

 

Information for parents regarding PSHE including Relationships and Sex Education

PE skills and progression EYFS, KS1 KS2

The school's Intent, Implementation and Impact for specific subjects

Please click to see our Curriculum Policies for further information about each subject including a statement of intent and a description of how each subject is implemented and the impact measured. 

National Curriculum Phonics and Reading

Units of work and lessons are planned including; learning objectives, success criteria and Spiritual, Moral, Social, Cultural provision to enable pupils to engage in a varied and challenging programme of study, ensuring coverage of the National Curriculum attainment targets. The National Curriculum Programmes of study can be found here

Twinkl Phonics (DfE Appoved), Jolly Phonics, Phonics Play and the Oxford Reading Tree are the schemes used to deliver our synthetic phonics teaching programme and ensure that this reflects the English National Curriculum requirements.

Our reading scheme, The Oxford Reading Tree and Floppy's Phonics reading books which are linked to our phonics programme, ensuring fidelity between both phonics and reading teaching.

Early Years Foundation Stage Framework for Reception can be found here

Extra-curricular learning opportunities:

At Sutton VA Lower School, we strive to offer a rich and varied range of extra-curricular opportunities for pupils. These include our before school and Football clubs, musical instrument tuition, Values and Global Learning events as well as themed days. A range of suggested Learning Log tasks which parents and carers can engage with to extend and consolidate learning outside of school, are sent home each term. To assist you in this, see termly curriculum overviews, monthly newsletters and Class news on our website, which is updated weekly with photographs.

Sustainability:

The following monitoring will be used to sustain the quality of teaching and learning:

Autumn Term

Spring Term

Summer Term

Pupil survey

 

Staff survey

Parent survey

 

Pupil survey

Subject Leaders to review the quality provision in their subject and create an action plan for the academic year.

Subject Leaders to review the quality provision in their subject through a range of monitoring and evaluation.

Subject Leaders to evaluate the quality provision in their subject and consider next steps.

x2 Subject Deep Dives (on a rolling programme), to monitor and evaluate the quality of provision in each subject and the impact this has on pupils' learning and engagement.

x2 Subject Deep Dives (on a rolling programme), to monitor and evaluate the quality of provision in each subject and the impact this has on pupils' learning and engagement.

x2 Subject Deep Dives (on a rolling programme), to monitor and evaluate the quality of provision in each subject and the impact this has on pupils' learning and engagement.

 

Budget allocation for resources

 

Report pupils' progress to parents through parent-teacher interviews

Report pupils' progress to parents through parent-teacher interviews

Report pupils' progress to parents through written report

Assess attainment and track progress using Classroom Monitor and 2build a profile

Assess attainment and track progress using Classroom Monitor and 2build a profile

Assess attainment and track progress using Classroom Monitor and 2build a profile

 

 Review the impact of Pupil Premium.

Review the impact of Sports Premium.

Analyse outcomes for pupils and consider priorities for School Improvement

Progress meeting against targets, Provision Map review including measuring the impact of interventions

Progress meeting, Provision Map review including measuring the impact of interventions

Progress meeting, Provision Map review including measuring the impact of interventions