Curriculum Overview

Dear parents,

This section of the website provides you with details of the school’s curriculum, content and approach by subject and key stage. Please click on the links below for further information.

Further information is available in the termly newsletter issued by each class ( see Class pages) and also by following the attached link to the National Curriculum.

The Dfe have recently reinforced the need to "to create and reinforce a clear and rigorous expectation on all schools to promote the fundamental British values of democracy; the rule of law; individual liberty and mutual respect and tolerance of those with different faiths and beliefs"....

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From September 2014 English will be planned and delivered according to the requirements of the new National Curriculum....

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There is no one best way to teach mathematics. Children in our school come to learn. Therefore....

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At Newton Westpark we aim to engage our children in science and develop scientists of the future....

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Through teaching Computing we facilitate children’s participation in a world of rapidly - changing technology....

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PSHE underpins all learning and experiences that the children meet in school. The ethos and atmosphere of Newton Westpark stems....

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At Newton Westpark we endeavour to teach a high quality History curriculum that will help pupils gain a good knowledge and understanding of Britain’s past and....

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At Newton Westpark teachers plan to teach and deliver a Geography curriculum which inspires curiosity and fascination about the world and its people that will....

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At Newton Westpark we aim to encourage children to enjoy musical activities and provide them with the skills and confidence to participate in such activities....

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AAt Newton Westpark Art and Design Technology (DT) is taught as discrete lessons and also through a variety of cross - curricular learning challenges, throughout the year....

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RE within Newton Westpark Primary School is taught according to the Agreed Syllabus laid out by Wigan Council....

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At Newton Westpark we aim to inspire our children and develop their ability, desire and confidence to communicate in French....

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The aim of this guide is to hopefully give you some clear information about all the changes that are happening in Education across the country....

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By the end of each key stage, pupils are expected to know, apply and understand the matters, skills and processes as follows under each Key Stage heading....

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