At Walsall Wood School, we aim to inspire our children to develop a life-long love of learning through a highly imaginative and child led cross-curricular approach. Our Creative Curriculum aims to provide children with the essential skills to be independent learners.
We aim to deliver this by:
Children are encouraged to continue their learning outside the classroom and will receive a list of suggested activities they could complete at home with each topic covered. We use trips and guest visitors to help bring learning alive and give children opportunities to learn in different ways.
Each Cornerstones unit includes 4 main elements. These are:
This is a stage of learning that provides children with an inspiring and thought provoking starting point that stirs curiosity and initiates interest. Children:
This is a stage of learning that provides children with an opportunity to develop and master key skills and independence. Children:
This is a stage of learning that challenges children’s ability to work creatively, exploring possibilities and finding solutions. Children:
This is a stage of learning that empowers children to share, celebrate and reflect with a range of partners and audiences. Children: