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Curriculum subjects

Please take a look at the separate pages to get more information about the curriculums in the different subjects we teach at Central Primary.

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Geography

Geography at Central Primary School Vision As a school, we believe it is important that children develop an understanding of different places and environments. Our geography teaching focuses on enabling children to think as geographers. Through their work in Geography, children learn about their local area, other countries and they will compare their life in …

History

History at Central Primary School Vision At Central Primary school we believe it is culturally important that children develop an understanding of the past and how things have changed over time. Our History teaching focuses on enabling children to think as historians and in order to do this, we place an emphasis on examining historical …

Languages

Languages at Central Primary School Vision We are a school that represents the whole World; one that is culturally and linguistically diverse and where pupils from all across the globe are educated. As a result we are passionate about Languages and International Understanding. We believe that pupils can and should learn to communicate in multiple …

Music

Music at Central Primary Vision Music is a universal, unique language that engages pupils to develop a love of music, increases their self-confidence, creativity and technical musical skills through high quality music education. The vision for Music at Central Primary is to inspire and motivate children through practical and theoretical lessons. Our music curriculum reflects …

PE

PE at Central Primary School Physical education (PE) is the study of different sports, exercise and physical skills including dance, gymnastics, games, swimming and athletics. PE at Central Primary is a core part of our pupils’ learning experience.  The objectives of teaching PE in our school are: to enable children to develop and explore physical …

Science

Science at Central Primary School The vision for science at Central is to encourage and develop the curiosity, research, thinking and questioning skills that enable children to become life-long learners and make sense of the world around them. Our Science curriculum is rooted in the National Curriculum and enriched by links to The Big Ideas …

English

English at Central Primary School The vision for English at Central Primary is to equip every student with the necessary knowledge and skills to read and write, which they will need to succeed in life. We aim to provide a curriculum that is exciting, inspiring, challenging and diverse, and which represents every member of our …

Mathematics

Mathematics at Central Primary School Vision Mathematics provides pupils with a uniquely powerful set of tools to understand the world around them. These tools include logical reasoning, problem solving skills and the ability to think in abstract ways. Mathematics is important in everyday life. It is integral to all aspects of life and with this …

Art

Art at Central Primary Vision The vision for Art and design at Central is to stimulate creativity and imagination. Our curriculum provides visual, tactile and sensory experiences, and a special way of understanding and responding to the world. It enables children to communicate what they see, feel and think, through the use of colour, texture, …

PSHCE

PSHCE at Central Vision We aim for our children to remain safe, happy and healthy in all their interactions within school and beyond, and to participate actively, respectfully and safely in the life of their family, school, community and wider society. Pupils who know their rights, responsibilities and boundaries during individual and social interactions and …

Computing

Computing at Central Primary School Vision The vision for Computing at Central Primary is that by the end of their time in primary school, each child will be able to use technologies in a safe and purposeful way: using a wide range of softwares and skills confidently preparing them for the 21st Century. Technology is …

Design and Technology

Design and Technology at Central Primary School Vision The vision at Central for Design and Technology is to prepare children to take part in the development of tomorrow’s rapidly changing world. It encourages children to think creatively and work as part of a team. It enables them to identify needs and opportunities and to respond …

RE

RE at Central Primary School The vision for RE at Central Primary School is to encourage and develop understanding of a range of religious and non-religious views within the world we live in and how this can have an impact on how people lead their life. Our curriculum is derived from the Herts for Learning …