We love to hear what our pupils say about Our Curriculum and their learning, read some of the things our children say, right from age 4 to 11!
“Science is all about testing things you want to know the answer to. A scientist has to find out answers.” Year 5
“It’s magic” Year 1.
"Science is magical and exciting!" Year 3
“A scientist has to be clever it’s a hard job and humans rely on them. “ Year 4.
“I love Science it’s so much fun” Year 2.
“It’s amazing I want to be a scientist or inventor when I grow up.” Year 4.
“Science is really fun I do lots at home.” Year 2
"Science changes the future, we need it!" Year 6
"It's nice, as I don't get to sing at home but I can at school"
A musician is..."a magician" "someone who play an instrument" "a songwriter" "one who does it for fun and enjoys doing it"
"music feels like a diamond in your hand" "music makes me calm"
"you can roll and dance with music" "music makes me chilled and relaxed" "music is never wrong"
"I enjoy expressing myself in music" "I enjoy singing the most" "I like hearing other voices"
"I like learning new notes" "I like the new lyrics we learn"
Design & Technology:
"Its engineering/modelling and building" "DT is when you design and make something people need, it’s like 3d art"
"DT is helpful when your older it gives you skills for a job like a chef or architect"
"I need the skills for jobs when I’m older and for sewing my children’s clothes up when I have them I need cooking skills my whole life because I will have to cook when I’m older and feed my family."
"I like DT because we we get to design our own inventions, I can be creative and imaginative in that lesson"
"DT teaches me designing skills/ building skills/ joining skills and cooking skills. I need those skills for jobs when I am older"
"I love counting in maths" "I enjoy using all of the equipment to help me to understand" "It will help me to get a good job when I am older"
"I always use my growth mindset in lessons" " Maths is my favourite subject - I love the challenges!"
"I like challenging myself in lessons" "I always tell myself I can do it!" " I have improved this year by using my growth mindset"
"I try hard to understand all of the tricky vocabulary" " I like to find different ways to solve problems"
"I love history, it's my favourite part of topic."
"I like the knowledge it brings you."
"I enjoy compare people from the past to us and learning about hwat they gave us."
"History is one of my favourite subjects because it's interesting and theirs lots of things to figure out."
"I like learning about important things that have really happened."
"I have a memory book and that helps me remember things about my own past."
"I know I'm good at history because I can remember lots of facts that I've been taught."
"Geography is about hot and cold places, the north pole is cold everyday, the desert is hot."
"Geography is all about the Earth and the things that are part of it, like parts of nature."
"I like learning about the seasons and the weather."
"I love going outside when it's snowing."
" The geography topics we study are exciting, especially volcanoes and earthquakes."
"I like looking at maps and exploring them."
"Geography is one of my favourite subjects because I like learning about new coutries."
"I know to keep safe we use the green man and the red man to cross the road" "I know I don't talk to people I don't know and I would tell my mum"
"To be healthy you eat lots of apples, broccoli" "I know how to be healthy but find it hard to choose healthy things at home"
"Yes I know all the school values" "respect can be hard to follow but I try hard"
"We use growth mindset in Art" "I use Growth Mindset in Maths most"
My teacher says "keep trying" my teacher says "we need a coloured brain" my teacher says "you can't do it YET!"
PSHE is " feelings inside" "its about death and being alive" "its about growing up" "we talk about things together"
"behaviour is good, I love the owlets" "behaviour is about 8/10" "I can be bad but everyone else is good"
"I have my own feelings book, no one else can see it, but its stopping me feeling only 5/10"