English and the Arts
Art and Design
Pupils explore and develop ideas using a variety of materials and by looking at famous pieces of art from across the years and cultures.
Children are taught how to sing and play musical instruments in a controlled way and to explore sound and create their own short compositions. They listen to many types of music, learning about how it was created and how it was used. From Key Stage 2 children are each given the opportunity to learn a musical instrument.
At St Andrew's we teach French from Year 3. The lessons cover a wide range of topics including all about me, games and songs, celebrations, money, stories, sport, animals, weather, healthy eating, music, planets and the world around us.