headteacher@leebrigg.wakefield.sch.uk
Lee Brigg, Altofts,
Wakefield, WF6 2LN
01924 893829

Curriculum

English

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Subject Leader: Miss Kilkenny At Lee Brigg Infant & Nursery School we aim to develop children’s literacy skills through a topic based approach which, wherever possible is book led. We aim to provide opportunities for children to develop their literacy skills through other subjects such as History, R.E. and Science as we want children to see how literacy can be used effectively in other areas of the curriculum. English is taught daily in all classes as a designated lesson and also as a cross curricular medium. As the English Curriculum aims to ensure that all pupils become fluent in the fundamentals…

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Mathematics

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Subject Leader: Miss Gordon At Lee Brigg Infant & Nursery School we believe that the teaching of mathematics should equip children with the strategies, knowledge and mathematical language to help them to understand and make sense of the world around them. Mathematics is integral in everyday life and with this in mind we endeavour to ensure that our children develop a healthy and enthusiastic attitude towards mathematics, that will stay with them and make them confident lifelong learners. Mathematics is a whole network of concepts and relationships, which children learn to use to and communicate to tackle a range of practical tasks…

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Science

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Subject Leader : Miss Liversidge Science at Lee Brigg Infant & Nursery School is about developing children's independence, ideas, and ways of working to enable them to make sense of the world in which they live through investigation, as well as using…

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Physical Education (P.E.), Health & Well-being

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Subject Leader : Mrs Tutt Physical Education is a central part of the curriculum at Lee Brigg Infant & Nursery School. We encourage all of our children to be physically active at and to develop positive habits, which support their health, fitness and mental…

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Geography

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Subject Leader : Miss Calvert In our diverse society children need, more than ever before, to understand other people and cultures. Geography makes a major contribution to children's physical, intellectual, social and emotional development. In short, geography matters! Geography teaches an understanding…

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Religious Education (R.E.)

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Subject Leader : Mrs Windsor At Lee Brigg Infant & Nursery School our Religious Education (R.E.) Curriculum is taught in line with the Wakefield Agreed Syllabus 2018. The curriculum for R.E. aims to ensure that all pupils: >Know about and understand a range of…

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British Values and SMSC

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Central to our school’s ethos is the idea that each child should be prepared for living life in modern Britain. This is achieved through embedding British Values (BV) and Spiritual, Moral, Social and Cultural Development (SMSC) throughout the curriculum. The spiritual, moral, social and cultural development of each child is recognised as being of fundamental importance for the education of all children by Governors, staff and parents of our school. It is taught not only through all subjects, in particular Religious Education (R.E.) and Personal, Social, Health and Economic education (PHSE), but also through the school ethos and collective worship.…

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Art and Design

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"There is no must in art because art is free." Wassily Kandinsky Subject Leader: Mrs Taylor At Lee Brigg Infant & Nursery School we aim to provide a high-quality art education, which will engage, inspire and challenge pupils, equipping them with…

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Music

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"Music gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and life to everything." (Plato) Subject Leader : Mrs Taylor / Specialist Teacher At Lee Brigg Infant & Nursery School we believe that music will enrich the lives…

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Computing

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Subject Leader : Mrs Guppy We aim to provide a high-quality computing education, which equips pupils to use computational language and thinking, as well as their own creativity, to understand and change the world! The core of computing is computer science, in…

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