Welcome to Butterflies Class.
In our class, we follow a thematic approach to the National Curriculum. We will be following an Extended IMPACTS curriculum that is tailored to suit the needs of each individual in the class. Each day we will also have a series of sensory circuit activities to help our pupils integrate and engage in their learning. Our topics for the year are:
Term 1: The World Around Me- Occupations/ Autumn
Term 2: The World Around Me- Games and Toys/ Winter
Term 3: The Imaginary World- Colour/ Winter
Term 4: The Imaginary World- Colour/ Shape and pattern
Term 5: The Natural World- Weather/ Spring
Term 6: The Natural World- Dinosaurs/ Summer
There are 8 pupils and 3 support staff. Our team consists of:
We provide pupils with a purposeful, fun and engaging learning environment where we encourage pupils to develop their independence and collaborative skills. Butterflies class uses total communication where we combine speech, symbols and signing. Pupils have opportunities to work independently and in groups through differentiated learning activities.