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Our Curriculum

Queenswell Infant and Nursery School

Our Curriculum Intent

  • To develop independent and resilient learners with high levels of well-being and engagement
  • To develop a love of reading
  • To provide learning opportunities that interest and motivate children
  • To encourage and inspire children through positive outdoor experiences


Our Curriculum Implementation

  • Discovery and exploration is at the core of what we do
  • We have high quality continuous provision through our learning environment
  • We have a vocabulary rich learning environment
  • We are a Forest School
  • We are part of the Barnet Schools Resilience Programme
  • We plan around high quality texts and topic themes
  • We follow the Letters and Sounds phonics programme


The Impact of our curriculum intent and implementation

We measure this in a number of ways:

  • Child's voice - Children can talk about what they are learning and are excited by the experiences they have had in school.
  • Behaviour - Children are well behaved and show care and concern for others.
  • Working with parents as partners - we share children's progress with parents,we ask for parent view, we provide parent workshops and newsletters, we value parent involvement in their child's learning journey
  • Readiness for next transition point - Children are confident to move to the next stage of their learning.
  • Attainment  
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