The Trust's aims for a top class curriculum will deliver our vision and enable our mission. St Mary's has designed its curriculum based on the Trust's agreed principles of teaching and learning.
has Catholic life, RE and Gospel values at its centre;
is fully inclusive;
is built on the theory and practice of learning
allows for learning to be more explicit, permeable, progressive and linked between subjects;
ensures continuous provision in and beyond the classroom;
has clear progression of content, knowledge, skills and understanding in all year groups and across the school;
has blocked teaching sequences for each subject;
has quality outcomes;
ensures constant practise and use of equipment;
ensures meaningful home learning;
is taught by teachers with expert subject knowledge;
ensures learning which children can retain, recall, apply and explain.
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