The national curriculum is a set of subjects and standards used by primary and secondary schools so children learn the same things. It covers what subjects are taught and the standards children should reach in each subject. For more information please follow the link below: Department for Education – National Curriculum


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Curriculum Overviews

Spring 2021

Autumn 2020





Teaching and Learning of Literacy and English At Oak View Primary and Nursery School, we aim to create, inspire and empower children through fostering their love of language and literature. We aim to create a generation of articulate, highly literate, confident and imaginative children. We aim to develop pupils’ abilities within an integrated programme of …


Geography Geography teaches an understanding of placesand environments. Through their work in geography, children learn about their local area and compare their life in this area with that in other regions in the United Kingdom and in the rest of the world. They learn how to draw and interpret maps and they develop the skills …


For more information on what is covered by each class in their numeracy lessons please take a look at the relevant year group.

Relationships and Sex Education (RSE)

Today’s children and young people are growing up in an increasingly complex world and living their lives seamlessly on and offline. This presents many positive and exciting opportunities, but also challenges and risks. In this environment, children and young people need to know how to be safe and healthy, and how to manage their academic, …


The Importance of Science “Science stimulates and excites pupils’ curiosity about phenomena and events in the world around them.  It also satisfies this curiosity with knowledge.  Because Science links direct practical experience with ideas, it can engage learners at many levels.  Scientific method is about developing and evaluating explanations through experimental evidence and modelling.  This …

Useful Links

Letters & Sounds (EYFS) Spelling of three letter words (cvcs) Learn the sounds that letters make Sorting game Match the Sounds Listen and Match Match the picture with each CVC Stories & Rhymes (EYFS) Listen to the story of Mr Small Nursery rhyme about Humpty Dumpty Animated story of Hairy Henry’s birthday The Cat and …