Alongside the integration of learning, we recognise the importance of basic skills – the building blocks of learning: reading, writing, spelling, grammar, punctuation and mathematical processes and skills. Children need constant repetition, practice and over-learning to secure these skills. We will always teach these skills discretely, giving them prominence of place and allocating the necessary time for learners to become proficient, competent and confident.
Subjects which have skills that are usually taught discretely at our school are:
RE and PSHE are taught through integration, where possible