The National Curriculum

Curriculum describes the core knowledge, understanding, skills and capabilities students should learn and develop as they progress through their schooling.

Teachers use curriculum to:

  • plan student learning
  • monitor and assess student progress
  • report student progress to parents
  • support student wellbeing.

Macclesfield Primary's teacher design their learning to cover all curriculum areas including: English, Mathematics, Science, LOTE, Health and Physical Education, Technology, The Arts and Humanities and Social Sciences. 

Learning at Macclesfield Primary also integrates the Australian Curriculum's General Capabilities:

  • Critical And Creative Thinking
  • Personal and Social Capability
  • Intercultural Understanding
  • Literacy
  • Numeracy
  • Information and Communication Technology
  • Ethical Understanding.