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Djanogly Sherwood Academy

Where Everyone Belongs


Our curriculum inspires and engages our learners, expands their vocabulary and captures their imagination.


Aspects include:

  • Dual coding, signs and symbols
  • Book of the week / wide range of quality books provided across school reflecting cultural backgrounds and diversity with rich vocabulary
  • Aspirational vocabulary in texts for each year groups story time
  • Working walls
  • Word mats in lessons
  • Pre-teach/ post-teach eg vocab slides in maths
  • Stems sentences
  • Handwriting menus
  • Reading and vipers
  • Key words and questions on display
  • New vocabulary that builds on each lesson with definitions shared
  • Opportunities for discussion – elements of discussion
  • Age appropriate vocabulary modelled to the children
  • BUSC - Boxing up success criteria
  • Spag lessons
  • Subject displays