Category «Curriculum»

Physical Education

PE Curriculum Map The Salesian PE Department is committed to providing a balanced and effective PE curriculum, coupled with a full range of extra-curricular clubs. Students are encouraged and expected to participate in a wide range of sports activities, taught and coached by our expert staff. You can keep track of all of our activities …

Music

Music Curriculum Map Music is really important to us at Salesian. It is studied by all of Year 7, 8 and 9, with the option to take it as a GCSE and A Level subject. In addition, we have a thriving extra-curricular timetable, and peripatetic instrumental lessons offered at the school. Key Stage 3 Music …

History

History Curriculum Map Studying History ensures we all have an idea of where we have come from – and where we might be going! In History, students are able to develop their understanding of historical terms and concepts while also exploring the significance of events, individuals and societies of the past. They also learn how …

Geography

Geography Curriculum Map The study of Geography is essential if we are to understand our place in the world. Geographers learn about societies, economies and cultures, and the environmental factors that shape their lives – and ours. @SalesianGeo Key Stage 3 Geography Students are timetabled 3 lessons of Geography per fortnight during Key Stage 3. …

Modern Foreign Languages

French Curriculum Map Italian Curriculum Map – Year 10 – Year 11 Spanish Curriculum Map People with language skills are highly thought of in the modern world. They stand out as talented, interesting and successful people who are in a stronger position to get a job abroad or within companies with international links.                 Key Stage …

Drama

Drama Curriculum Map From the start of Year 7, Drama lessons examine key life skills such as negotiation, leadership, group work and empathy. We aim to provide all students in the school with the skills to speak confidently, think quickly and assess a situation from another’s point of view. The ethos of our Drama lessons directly link …

Design & Technology

Design and Technology Introduction The Design and Technology department at Salesian benefits from its own purpose-built centre, containing specialised facilities for working with resistant materials, electronics, food, textiles, and graphic design.  Design and technology is an inspiring, rigorous and practical subject. Using creativity and imagination, pupils design and make products that solve real and relevant …

Computing

Computing and Creative iMedia The department is made up of three teachers who cover all of the key stages. Mr Barker and Mr Bathgate teach Key Stage 3, 4 and 5. Mr Hamshar teaches Key Stage 3 and 4. Classes are supported by our dedicated HLTA, Mrs Rose. The department makes use of three IT …

PSHE

At Salesian we ensure that student get a rounded education in personal, social, health and economic education during Key Stage 3. Students study PSHE once every fortnight during Key Stage 3. Throughout KS3 students will be taught six lessons a year on the concept of ‘Learn to Learn’. This is the idea that learning is …

Business Studies

BTEC Enterprise – Year 10 – Year 13 Business – Year 10 – Year 13 Economics Year 12 – Year 13  In the Business, Enterprise and Economics Department, we aim to tailor to individuals learning needs. With a varied number of courses and styles of learning, we aim to match the student’s skills, abilities academic …