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Oakley Vale Primary school

Curriculum

Learning at Oakley Vale

“Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.”

~Benjamin Franklin

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Learning at Oakley Vale

Our curriculum at Oakley Vale provides children with everything they need to become educated, thoughtful and responsible citizens.  It incorporates the essential knowledge and skills of the National Curriculum alongside providing enquiry, cultural capital and practical, purposeful first-hand experiences so that children develop an emotional connection to, and an understanding of, their place in the world.  It introduces children to the best that has been thought and said and helps engender an appreciation of human creativity and achievement, powerfully addressing disadvantage.

The curriculum and teaching is designed to ensure children are able to engage and understand concepts in philosophical, emotional, practical and intellectual ways. Children are offered a wide range of creative learning experiences ensuring every child has the opportunity to shine.

 

Click on the tabs on the left for details of what children are learning in each year group.