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English and Phonics

‘Teachers are the guardians of beautifully used language. Through reading, performing, writing and speaking with clarity and power, through introducing children to literature, we are passing on the truth and power of words.’  – Pie Corbett At Broom Barns Primary School, we are passionate about making every pupil a fluent reader and writer. We understand that if …

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At Broom Barns, we recognise the importance of drama being implemented throughout our curriculum. Drama is a great way for children to collaboratively express and widen their vocabulary, whilst building self-confidence within a supportive environment. Drama can be used a tool to challenge all children, whilst helping to secure learning. Aspects of drama such as …

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Design and Technology (D.T.)

At Broom Barns Primary School we believe that a high-quality Design and Technology curriculum is important because it encourages pupils to learn to think and intervene creatively to solve problems both as individuals and as members of a team.  Children develop technical understanding and making skills, learn about design methods and investigate their environment and …

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Our Curriculum

What is the Primary National Curriculum? 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. Please click on the subjects below for more details.


At Broom Barns Primary School we recognise that Computing is an essential tool for learning and the key for raising standards in all areas of the curriculum, with a major focus on English and Mathematics.  The use of computers and technology motivates pupils with their learning and enables them to make good progress across subject …

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Personal, Social, Health, Relationship Education / Personal Development

We believe that personal development is a key building block for success and a fundamental part in a child’s development. The intent of our Personal Development curriculum is for it to be accessible to all and for it to maximise the outcomes for every child so that they know more, remember more and understand more. We want …

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Art and Design

At Broom Barns Primary School, we value Art because of its contribution to the development of the whole child emotionally, intellectually and socially.  It creates in children a sense of purpose and enjoyment, allowing children to be creative and imaginative.  

Online Resources

Broom Barns Primary School uses a variety of online learning resources.  The programs below can be used from home with your child’s individual logins and passwords – please keep them safe.

Remote Learning

This page was created to support parents/carers with learning from home during the Covid-19 lockdown 2020.  For more parent/carer information, including well-being and mental health, during this period please see our Covid-19 Updates page   If you need help with signing in, uploading work or submitting learning please see our guides on our  Online-resources page.

Covid-19 Information and Updates

Thank you for working with us in our efforts to delay the spread of coronavirus- COVID-19.  We understand and share your concerns and urge everyone to read through this page and keep up-to-date with all new government advice and restrictions.  In order to ensure you have easy access to the information you need in relation …

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