"Strive to achieve; Take care of our world; Look after each other"
Our department spent time learning about what a curriculum is and looking at why Wales is changing the current curriculum.
We prepared an assembly for KS2 pupils explaining the 4 PURPOSES of the new curriculum and about the 6 new Areas of Learning (AOLEs).
We designed posters which explain the 4 purposes of the new of the curriculum in simple terms, for children to understand. These are now displayed in our classrooms.
We talked about the importance of ‘pupil voice’ and how the children themselves will help construct the learning in their own classrooms.
Our next job is to over-see the design of our school ‘Purpose Pals’; to help all of us embed the 4 Purposes in our lessons. We are hoping this will be a competition for all pupils to join in with.
Our group worked so well together with such enthusiasm; with difficult concepts and subject matter. I’m really looking forward to what the next phase brings...