Curriculum Allocation

Curriculum: Time Allocation

 

Explorers and Seekers Curriculum

 

Time allocation to different curriculum areas.

Physical Development

 

5 hours

PE/ Swim or Forest School / Horse Riding

Communication

 

8 hours

Phonics/ Story/ Vocab/ Circle Time/ Rhymes/FMS/ Joint attention time.

PSED

 

3 hours

Across all subjects.

Expressive Arts

 

3/4 hours

CiL – across all areas.

Understanding the World

 

3 hours

Community Visits / cooking

Math Concepts 

 

2 hours

Taught through the other areas

Summary:

 

Times are approximate, the learning of the discrete subjects happens throughout all areas of the curriculum.  Learning of the different EYFS framework strands happens through Adult or Child initiated Learning.  Snack time and changing time are also used as purposeful learning opportunities to develop all strands of the Early Learning Goals.

 

Discoverers Curriculum

Time Allocation to curriculum areas

My Communication

5 hours

Reading, FMS, Phonics, Speaking and Listening

My Thinking and Problem Solving

4 hours

Maths Concepts /Practical maths number

My Physical and Sensory Needs

3 - 4 hours

PE and Swimming every week

My Creativity

2 hours

Art / Music / Drama

My World Around Me

4 hours

PSHE/ Life Skills (inc. cooking)

Forest Schools/Woodland learning

2 hours a week

Outdoor Education

Play/ Social Skills

2 hour a week

Optional opportunities to learn

Community Visit

2 hours a week

Linked to thematic learning and life skills

Assemblies

2 hours a week

Collective reflection/ target time

Early Enquirers and Enquirers Curriculum

Percentage of time allocation to subject areas

English

5 hours a week

20 minutes a day phonics or SPAG

3 hours reading/ writing/ FMS

1 hour S and L

Math

4 hours a week

Coverage: Number/ Geometry (Statistics where relevant)

ICT

1hr a week

As well as integrated where relevant across all subject areas

PSHE

3 hours a week

Includes: RSE/ Mental health and Well-being

RE

1 hour a week

Studying the four areas of Religion

PE

2 hours  a week

Plus 1 term of swimming

Creative Arts

2 hours a week

Art / Music / Drama – Arts Award

My World

2 hours a week

History/ Geography/ Science

Careers

1 hour a week

 Enquirers only

Forest Schools/Woodland learning

1/ 2 hours a week

All year

Home Cooking

1 hour a week

Cooking skills

Play/ Social Skills

1 hour a week

Early Enquirers Only

Skills for Learning

1 hour a week

Option choices:  extending the curriculum.

Assembly

2 hours  a week

Collective reflection/ target time

Enquirers KS 4: ORCA

Percentage of Time Allocated to subject Areas

Asdan: Pupil Progress Award

English

4 hours a week

 Phonics/ Reading and Writing

1 hour S and L

Maths

4 hours a week

Number and Geometry

ICT

2 hours a week

Computer Skills and E-safety

Employment Skills

2 hours a week

Work Experience/ Careers

The World Around ME

1 hour a week

Life Skills

 

PSHE/ RSE/ Mental health and Well-being

2 hours a week

Non-accredited

RE

1 hour a week

Non- accredited: studying the four areas of Religion

PE

2 hours  a week

OCR: Entry Levels, plus 1 term of swimming

Creative Arts

2 hours a week

Arts Award: Explore/ Bronze 

Duke of Edinburgh’s Award

1 hour a week

 Bronze

Forest Schools

1 hour a week

OCR Accreditation

Home Cooking

2 hours a week

OCR Accreditation

Skills for Learning

1 hour a week

Option choices:  extending the curriculum.

Assembly

2 hours a week

Assembly/ Target time

Enquirers KS4: MANTA  

Percentage of Time Allocated to subject Areas

English

3 hours a week

 Reading and Writing

1 hour S and L

Additional English or

Literacy Skills

2 hours a week

WJEC Pathways - Entry 2/ 3

Non-accredited. 

Maths

4 hours a week

Functional Skills

ICT

2 hours a week

Functional Skills / E-safety

PSHE/ RSE/ Mental health and Well-being

2 hours a week

Non-accredited

RE

1 hour a week

Non- accredited: studying the four areas of Religion

Forest Schools

1 hour a week

 

OCR Accreditation

Home Cooking

2 hours a week

 

OCR Accreditation

World of work

1 hour a week

 

OCR Accreditation

PE

2 hours  a week

OCR: Entry Levels, plus 1 term of swimming

Creative Arts

2 hours a week

Arts Award: Explore/ Bronze 

Duke of Edinburgh’s Award

1 hour a week

 Bronze

Skills for Learning

1 hour a week

Option choices for learning – extending the curriculum.

Assembly

2 hours a week

Assembly/ Target time

 

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