Learning

Our Curriculum Intent

Our aim is to provide our children with an engaging, exciting and empowering curriculum that equips them for today and tomorrow. We believe that childhood should be a happy, investigative and enquiring time in our lives, where there are no limits to curiosity and there is a thirst for new experiences and knowledge. We view the …

Our Curriculum Drivers

Taking account of all stakeholders voice, we have developed our Curriculum Drivers that underpin all we do. These drivers are devised to communicate the key skills, knowledge and understanding that we want to instil in our children, leading to them become confident, successful and ambitious citizens who know their place in the world and are …

Our Learning Superpowers

Along with our Curriculum Drivers, we have worked closely with our children to create and develop our learning superheroes who display key learning superpowers. These superpowers help us with learning to learn and we work hard to use them in all we do. Lets introduce them: Really Reflective – Really Reflective thinks about his learning. …

Maths

At London Colney we believe in a fun and interactive approach to Maths. We have a range of resources, including Numicon and Base Ten, which we encourage pupils to use to support their learning in every lesson. Lessons are planned to address the National Curriculum’s aims of fluency, reasoning and problem solving. All classes have …

English

At London Colney, we provide an appropriate, inclusive, engaging English curriculum. The development of children’s language is crucial to their success across the curriculum. We want all children to be excellent communicators, to listen actively and to speak with confidence. At London Colney, children are helped to develop a love of reading and to become …

Expressive Arts and Design

Here at London Colney, we strongly believe in fostering creativity and expression within our pupils. We strive to ensure that our children have ample opportunities to express themselves in a range of ways across a broad and balanced curriculum. Although we know creativity and expression can be nurtured and displayed in many ways, throughout our …

Understanding of the World

Understanding the world around us is one of the key components of the curriculum we offer here at London Colney and is thread through all of our curriculum drivers. We strongly believe in our children having the opportunities and experiences to not only understand the immediate community they are a part of but also the …

Personal Development

At London Colney, we don’t only place an emphasis on our children’s academic progress and achievement but we also strive to ensure that our pupils develop personally into confident, well-rounded and successful citizens. We aim to instil virtues and traits into our children so that they recognise and appreciate the variety of cultures, beliefs and …

British Values

At London Colney Primary & Nursery School, we promote ‘British Values’ through our spiritual, moral, social and cultural education which permeates through the schools’ curriculum and supports the development of the ‘whole child’. We recognise that such development is most successful when those values and attitudes are promoted by all the staff and provide a …

SMSC

At London Colney  Primary and Nursery School we recognise that the personal development of our children, spiritually, morally, socially and culturally, plays a significant part in their ability to learn and achieve. We aim to provide an education that provides pupils with opportunities to explore and develop their own values and beliefs, spiritual awareness, high standards …

SEND

This page currently contains information and resources to support children with special educational needs at home during school closure. General Resources:   Social Stories and Symbols to Support with Understanding Covid-19:   SEND Resources to Support with Reading and Phonics:   SEND Resources to Support with Writing:   SEND Resources to Support with Maths:  

Wellbeing

This page currently contains information and resources to support with children’s mental health and wellbeing during school closure. Stories to Support with Understanding Coronavirus:   Resources to Support with Mental Health and Wellbeing at Home: