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Brimble Hill School

Brimble Hill School

Curriculum Provision at Brimble

The Brimble Hill curriculum is based on the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) Framework, the Development Matters document, Intensive Interaction and Routes for Learning.  There is a focus on learning through play and active, ‘hands on’ learning.  The curriculum is delivered through a topic-based approach. 

Please follow the link to view the ethos and values underpinning the Brimble Hill curriculum.

There is a three-year rolling programme of broad topics, which are taught through smaller more focused topics.

Please click on the relevant highlighted links to see the topic cycles:     

Group 1 topics

Group 2 topics

Group 3 topics

The whole of the EYFS framework is delivered through each topic, through continuous provision and focused activities.

EYFS Prime Areas

  • Communication and Language
  • Personal, Social and Emotional Development
  • Physical Development

EYFS Specific Areas

  • Literacy
  • Mathematics
  • Understanding the world
  • Expressive arts and design

Alongside topic-based learning, all classes in the school will have specific focused sessions during the week teaching Communication, Language and Literacy skills and Maths skills. 

Please follow the link to view the Literacy Policy and the Phonics and Reading Schemes used at Brimble Hill school.

Classes will also have focused P.E sessions, music sessions, sensory sessions and ‘circle time’ sessions.  All sessions are delivered according to the needs and developmental stage of the children within the class.

All class groups deliver elements of the Creative Curriculum (art, music and drama).  In addition the school follows a planned Creative Curriculum Programme.

Please follow the links below  to view the:

Creative Curriculum Protocol

Creative Curriculum Plan 2021/2022

A range of different strategies and approaches are used to support children’s learning at Brimble Hill. 

Click follow the link to view the main strategies and approaches used.

Please follow the link to view the Brimble Hill School Curriculum Policy or for more information about the curriculum that the school is following, please contact the Headteacher, Alison Paul via the School Office.