Curriculum Information

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Curriculum Information

Our school is an exciting place to learn.  Our vision is to give every child coming into our school an education they enjoy which prepares them for academic and personal success now and in the future.

The aim of our curriculum is to provide a broad and balanced subject range which challenges, engages and children enjoy learning.

Curriculum at Corringham Primary School

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At Corringham, we strive to provide our pupils with an exciting, engaging and creative curriculum with “fun” at its heart. Our curriculum enables our children to move confidently onto the next stage in their educational journey providing both breadth and depth into stimulating and memorable learning experiences.  We seek to provide our children with inspirational opportunities in academic, sporting and arts areas, promoting excellence through enrichment.


Our curriculum is inclusive and enables learners to achieve their potential by giving every learner what they need to succeed, including giving priority to the social and emotional aspects of learning.
We seek to inspire our children to be lifelong learners; engaging and exploring the world around them - both within and beyond our school gates. We encourage our learners to develop new skills through a variety of interesting, meaningful and purposeful contexts which are relevant to the local, national and international contexts in which they live. We ensure that core skills are woven into and applied across other subjects and that our curriculum is progressive and built on prior learning.


We aim for our children to be passionate about their learning which is underpinned by the school values of Respect, Responsibility, Compassion, Courage and Honesty.

 

Our Curriculum

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Cornerstones Curriculum
This is an exciting topic based curriculum, with pupil engagement and creativity at its heart.  Each unit lasts for a complete half term and across the course of time all aspects of the National Curriculum are covered. This programme embraces most curriculum subjects giving pupils a rounded learning experience where all of the subjects of the curriculum are interlinked.

Please click on the subject headings below to find out a bit more about each subject, Intent, Implementation, Impact.

English

Mathmatics

Phonics

Science

EYFS

Computing

Geograhy (Under construction)

History

Art & Design

Music

Physical Education (PE)

Relationship and Health Education (RHE)

Design Technology

Modern Foreign Languages

RE

Thurrock RE Syllabus

Design & Technology (DT) (Under construction)

Curriculum by Year Group

Please use the overview links below to access your childs current area of learning, if you have any further questions please contact the school. Your class teacher at the end of the day will be happy to find time to answer any questions. 
 

 

Autumn 1

Autumn 2

Spring 1

Spring 2

Summer 1

Summer 2

Year 6

Overview

A Child’s War

Revolution

Frozen Kingdom

ID

Blood Heart

Hola Mexico

Year 5

Overview

Pharaohs 

Earth and Space

Princes and Pestilence

Off With Her Head

Allotment

Alchemy island 

Year 4

Overview

Blue Abyss

Road Trip USA

I am Warrior

Traders and Raiders

Misty Mountain,Winding River

Playlists

Year 3

Overview

Rocks ,Relics and Rumbles

Through the Ages

Mighty Metals 

Flow

Gods and Mortals 

Predator

Year 2

Overview

Wriggle and Crawl

Muck,Mess and Mixtures

Street Detectives

Scented Garden

Towers , turrets and tunnels 

Land Ahoy

Year 1

Overview

Paws,Claws and Whiskers 

Memory Box

Moon Zoom

Enchanted Woodlands

Dinosaur Planet

Splendid Skies

Reception

Overview

Me and my Community

Exploring Autumn Sparkle and Shine

Build it up

Big Wide World 

Once Upon a Time

Splash

Moving on

Preschool

Overview

How many colours in a rainbow?

Is it Shiny?Sparkle and Shine

Starry Night 

Dangerous dinosaurs 

Sunshine and Flowers 

Let’s explore.Moving on.

 

Phonics & KS1 Reading Guidance

On entry in to Ortu Corringham Primary, we teach synthetic phonics as our primary reading strategy. The children receive discrete phonics lessons each day to learn the sounds (phonemes) they need and the letters that make them (graphemes). We follow the Letters and Sounds Scheme in order to do this effectively. The children have access to home reading books and library books.

Handout-Hanwriting-phrase.pdf

Phonics-Workshop-for-Parents.pdf

KS2 Reading Guidance

Please use the links below to access guidance on reading in Key Stage 2:

KS2 Powerpoint Workshop

LS2 Reading Prompts

Parents Guide - Key Questions

Oxford Owl Parent Information

Maths Information

Please use the link below to access the PowerPoint presentation from the Parent Maths Workshop.

Maths Workshop Information

CPS-Model-Calculation.pdf

Britishness

At Ortu Corringham Primary School, we promote British Values through our core values of Courage, Compassion, Respect, Responsibility and Honesty.

British Values are taught via our PHSE lessons and intertwined throughout the curriculum.

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E-Safety

Our children get very excited about their electronic devices. In order to ensure we work together to keep your children safe while online, The Parents' Guide to Technology from the UK Safer Internet Centre explains how to ensure the safe use of gaming devices, smartphones, tablets and more for children. I hope you find this very useful as we continue to work to keep our children safe in an online world

For some further information please use the links below:-

https://www.internetmatters.org/resources/what-age-can-my-child-start-social-networking/

https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/parents

https://www.saferinternet.org.uk/

 

Are you worried about online sexual abuse or the way someone has been communicating with you online?

Make a report to one of CEOP's Child Protection Advisors

https://www.ceop.police.uk/safety-centre/

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