Our Broad and Balanced Curriculum
"Pupils are excited about the topics that they cover and develop effective skills, knowledge and understanding across a range different subjects." Ofsted October 2017
The curriculum at Longlands is planned to excite and engage our learners. Our curriculum is full of opportunities for pupils to be involved in
Visits and visitors have been carefully planned into our curriculum programme to enrich our pupils’ learning experience and provide an extra level of expertise to further engage them in their learning. Introducing pupils to a wide range of experts also opens up pupils’ minds to the possibilities for further study and employment in the adult world
The curriculum is taught through a combination of discrete subjects and topic work. English, Spelling, Grammar and
Geography, History, Design Technology and Art are taught within topic work. Topics are planned on a
Topic work activities are planned to exploit opportunities to further practice key skills in English and Maths across the curriculum.
We welcome parental contributions to our curriculum programme. If you have skills that relate to the topics we are teaching don’t hide your light under a bushel, come and join us in making our curriculum fun and relevant for the children.