Teaching and Learning

Teaching&learning

At Lessness Heath we provide a broad and balanced range of subjects which enables your child to develop a lifelong love of learning; promotes the willingness to question and explore, and allows all children to achieve the highest possible outcomes.

Our curriculum uses the Revised National Curriculum as the starting point for a wide and varied learning experience which is enriched through creative contexts and our values based learning community. We are committed to developing the whole child.

Our Aims

Lessness Heath Curriculum enables your child to become:

  • a successful learner who enjoys learning, make progress and achieve
  • a confident individual who is able to live safe, healthy and fulfilling lives
  • a responsible citizen who makes a positive contribution to society

our values

Our Values

Lessness Heath Curriculum is developed around a values based learning community which:

  • promotes personal development
  • supports equality of opportunity,
  • develops spiritual, moral, social, intellectual and physical growth
  • celebrates the contributions of a diverse range of people, cultures and heritages

Purposes

Purposes

The curriculum at Lessness Heath will:

  • promote high standards, particularly in English, maths and ICT
  • provide continued entitlement from early years to a coherent, broad and balanced curriculum
  • instil in children a positive disposition to learning and a commitment to learn
  • promote and pass on essential knowledge, skills and understanding valued by society to the next generation
  • be relevant to children and prepare them for the here and now, for the next phase of their education, and for their future
  • widen horizons and raise aspirations about the world of work and further and higher education
  • make children more aware of, and engaged with, their local, national and international communities
  • help children recognise that personal development is essential to wellbeing and success