Daily basic skills
Our curriculum has been designed to meet the needs of our pupils. We see that basic skills are an essential element to children’s progress. Without the foundations of basic skills it is difficult to build upon and make progress. As a result, all children have a daily basic skills lesson. We have designed medium term plans with bench marks for the children to reach at the end of each year. Basic skills lessons consist of the four operations in maths, phonics, grammar and spelling in literacy, and handwriting.
Here is our whole school long term plan for basic skills literacy: