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Our Curriculum

All children at Forest Academy are valued, inspired and respected within our happy, welcoming school community.

We set high expectations for all our pupils. Teachers give every pupil the opportunity to experience success in their learning, by providing a relevant and challenging curriculum with individual learning targets. We employ a range of teaching styles to motivate, support and develop the skills of all pupils.

All children have unique experiences to share. At Forest Academy we celebrate this diversity by valuing the contribution of all youngsters and providing an environment that encourages independence and autonomy in their learning.

At Forest Academy, we aim to foster a lifelong love of learning, through adopting a practical and cross-curricular approach to our learning. Our Creative Curriculum aims to deliver a twenty first century education that will equip our children with the skills required to be an independent and responsible citizen.

We aim to deliver this through:

Phonics is taught across the school using the "Read, Write, Inc" scheme developed by Ruth Miskin. For more information please visit her website.

Performance Tables

Please click here to see performance tables


Overviews for Core Subjects

Year 1 Overview

Year 2 Overview

Year 3 Overview

Year 4 Overview

Year 5 Overview

Year 6 Overview


Writing Texts and Genres Overviews

Spag Overview Whole School

Science Curriculum Overview
Whole School Curriculum Map


Foundation Subject Planning
Religious Education Whole School Planning
History Whole School Planning
Geography Whole School Planning
Art Whole School Planning
Music Whole School Planning
Computing Whole School Planning
Modern Foreign Languages Whole School Planning



Subject Portfolios

What do foundation subjects look like at Forest Academy? Click the links below to see our subject portfolios!

History Subject Portfolio

Geography Subject Portfolio

Art Subject Portfolio

Music  Subject Portfolio

Computing Subject Portfolio

R.E.  Subject Portfolio



Latest Curriculum Downloads