Wharfedale Lodge, 11 Ben Rhydding Road,
Ilkley, West Yorkshire LS29 8RL

Call: 01943 607285

Subjects

Subjects

Curriculum

Curriculum

Meeting the needs of every child Moorfield children are taught in mixed ability classes with a maximum of 20 pupils per class. Within each class, individuals are taught...

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English

English

The ability to communicate effectively for a range of purposes and in a variety of ways is essential and at the heart of everything we do at Moorfield. We aim to foster in...

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Maths

Maths

At Moorfield, we are constantly reviewing the teaching and learning of mathematics in order to address the needs of our children and the changes in the national primary...

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Science

Science

Why do giraffes have such long necks? Why do I weigh less in water than on land? Why do we need to recycle our rubbish? Science is understanding the world around us and...

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Modern Foreign Languages

Modern Foreign Languages

At Moorfield, we believe that learning another language not only provides our pupils with essential language skills to communicate with the wider world, but also helps them to...

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Geography

Geography

In Geography, we aim to develop in chilren a curiosity, compassion and wonder for the world around them. We seek to make them look critically at the issues facing the world...

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History

History

In order to develop children's understanding of, and enthusiasm for, the past, the history curriculum at Moorfield is taught through a variety of exciting cross-curricular...

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Computing

Computing

Computing is a fast moving and ever changing subject. Keeping up to date with today's modern technology, Moorfield ensures that children are fully equipped with the skills...

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Religious Education

Religious Education

In the RE curriculum, our aim is to enable all pupils to learn from religions in addition to gaining knowledge and understanding about religions. Learning from religion...

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PSHEE

PSHEE

Much of the work related to Personal, Social, Health and Economic Education (PSHEE) will be presented in the general context of normal teaching and the everyday life of the...

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Design Technology

Design Technology

In our rapidly changing world, it is increasingly important that we furnish children with the critical thinking and practical skills necessary for solving problems and...

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Art

Art

Weekly art lessons in our designated art room enable our pupils to explore their creativity and encourage them to represent the world in a visual way. We develop their...

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Music

Music

Moorfield has always enjoyed a notable reputation for music and now it is stronger than ever. The music department is full of fun, exciting learning experiences and a desire...

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Drama

Drama

Drama is a powerful tool for pupils to develop self-confidence and their acting skills. Starting in Form 2, Moorfield pupils have weekly drama lessons with RSC actor Chris...

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Sport

Sport

We believe in the old adage: healthy body, healthy mind. Developing and enjoying the exercise habit at an early age is achieved through timetabled lessons and extra-curricular...

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Bushcraft

Bushcraft

Our world changes rapidly and presents new and complex dangers to which children must adapt. However, the basic concerns of life remain the same: how will we find solutions to...

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Cookery

Cookery

Led by the former head of Betty's Cookery School, cookery is a highlight of the timetable at Moorfield! Taught in small groups, pupils develop vital skills such as weighing...

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Learning Support

Learning Support

We pride ourselves at Moorfield that we are able to provide an environment where pupils can achieve to the very best of their ability whatever their strengths and weaknesses...

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