Class teacher: Hannah Goldsmith
Senior Support Assistant: Stacey Hudson
Buttercup class is a lower Key Stage 2 class following the Early Years philosophy of a cross-curricular learning through play approach to teach and extend foundation skills to prepare these children for adulthood.
Children in this class are supported to learn their key skills in 1:1 or 1:2 focused activities. Opportunities are provided to enable children to experience small group working tasks and circle time. Work station activities are interwoven within the school day. These provide opportunity for children to develop their independent learning skills.
Sensory and practical activities are used to engage pupils in their learning within the classroom. Music and songs are used to support learning and transitions within the classroom. Children are supported to develop their life skills and independence in this area. This includes hair brushing, washing hands and cleaning teeth. Music and songs are used to support learning and transitions within the classroom.