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Hornbeam Academy

Curriculum

Teaching on the ward is organised by subject.

Monday Art and Design Food Technology
Tuesday Computing Design Technology
Wednesday Maths Science
Thursday English or Maths Music or Humanities
Friday English Humanities

 

Lessons are planned around a central weekly theme.  The themes for the summer term are:High wire

  • Elements
  • Construction
  • Film Week
  • Diversity Week
  • Up in the Sky
  • Inventions and Discoveries
  • Treasure
  • Families
  • Under the Ground
  • Countries and Continents
  • Water
  • Summer
  • Endings

When home teaching, HHTS can offer a range of curriculum pathways, designed to best suit the needs of each learner.   HHTS staff liaise closely with staff at each child's school as well as with medical professionals to identify the correct pathway for each child.

  • Early Years Foundation Stage Balloon poem
  • National Curriculum
  • GCSE studies
  • SEN pathways including a sensory curriculum
  • Post-16 studies
  • End of life pathways

Assessment

As with all schools, staff focus is always on pupils making progress in their education.  With this in mind, staff set and evaluate individualised targets and evidence achievement in their record files.  Attainment is shared with pupils, families and schools and a full report is made at the end of teaching.