Our Curriculum

Our Curriculum Offer

At Co-op Academy Leeds we aim to provide a broad and balanced curriculum which: Promotes a love of learning, and a wide range of knowledge and interests. We want students…

English

Year 10 Content: Language: Narrative / Descriptive Writing Responding to texts / writing to argue Writing to inform and analyse Reading skills – inference, summarising and writer’s effects. Speaking and…

Maths

Click here to see our Maths Curriculum Key Themes/Topics Year 7:     Assessments (e.g. students will be assessed each half term with topic tests, and a final assessment at…

Science

KS3 Curriculum Key Themes/Topics Year 7: Cells, Organ systems, Reproduction Particles, Elements, Reactions, Acids and Alkalis Forces, Sound, Light, Space Assessments (e.g. students will be assessed each half term with…

Geography

KS3 Curriculum Key Themes/Topics Year 7: Half term 1 – Places Half term 2 – Volcanoes and earthquakes Half term 3 – Urbanisation Half term 4 – Environmental Issues Half…

History

KS3 Curriculum Key Themes/Topics Year 7: What is History?, Normal Conquest,  Medieval Kings and Control of England., The Tudors, The Stuarts, Civil War and Cromwell Assessments (e.g. students will be…

ICT

KS3 Curriculum Key Themes/Topics Year 7: ·         Esafety ·         Scratch ·         Binary ·         Digital Imaging ·         Microbits ·         Code.org Assessments Due to the nature of the course ICT/Computing has both…

Religious Education

KS3 Curriculum Key Themes/Topics Year 7: ·         Sikhism ·         Christianity ·         Islam ·         Judaism ·         Buddhism ·         Hinduism Assessments (e.g. students will be assessed each half term with topic tests,…

Modern Foreign Languages

French, Spanish, Italian and Urdu are currently offered at GCSE in Yrs 10 and 11. All languages will follow the new specification from September 2018. Areas of study are:  …

Computer Science

KS3 Curriculum Key Themes/Topics Year 7: See ICT topics Assessments (e.g. students will be assessed each half term with topic tests, and a final assessment at the end of each…

Art

KS3 Curriculum Topics Year 7: Baseline test Graffiti Insects and Bugs Native American Indians Assessments: Pupils will be assessed in accordance with the GCSE criteria at the end of each…

Business Studies

KS3 Curriculum Key Themes/Topics Year 9: What is Business, Aims and objectives, customer needs, business location factors, market research, price, product, place and promotion. This is a taster for those…

Physical Education

KS3 Curriculum Key Themes/Topics Year 7: Students will cover 2 activities each term from a variety of activities e.g. football, netball, basketball, rugby, rounders, cricket, softball, tennis, badminton, gymnastics, dance,…

PSHCE

We want our students to be independent learners, confident individuals and responsible citizens who feel safe and happy at school.  PSHCE is an important part of the curriculum which aims…

Drama

KS3 Curriculum Year 7 topics: Introduction to drama – Basic skills, terminology and baseline assessment. Charlie and The Chocolate Factory Students explore all aspects of the classic children’s story, using…

Music

KS3 Curriculum KS4 Curriculum Exam board and Qualifications (If you offer more than 1 qualification and exam board, please list all) Rock School Level 2 Certificate in Performance for Music…

Sociology

KS3 Curriculum Key Themes/Topics Year 7: Assessments (e.g. students will be assessed each half term with topic tests, and a final assessment at the end of each year) Key Themes/Topics…

Citizenship

KS3 Curriculum Key Themes/Topics Year 7:   Assessments (e.g. students will be assessed each half term with topic tests, and a final assessment at the end of each year) Key…

Design and Technology

KS3 Curriculum  Key Themes/Topics Year 7: Food- Safety and hygiene. The Eatwell Guide. Where food comes from. Healthy eating. Make a variety of dishes suitable for a packed lunch menu….

Motor Vehicle

Year 10 ABC Certificate in Motor Vehicle Studies L1 14 – 19 School Partnership at Leeds City College This qualification offers a broad overview of the Motor Vehicle sector The…

Health and Social Care

KS3 Curriculum Key Themes/Topics Year 7: Assessments (e.g. students will be assessed each half term with topic tests, and a final assessment at the end of each year) Key Themes/Topics…

Hair and Beauty

VTCT Level 1 Certificate in an Introduction to the Hair & Beauty Sector L1 (14 – 19 School Partnership at Leeds City College) Year 10 Course content This qualification offers…

Construction

Year 10 Construction BTEC Level 1 Certificate Year 11 Construction BTEC Level 1 Diploma Based at Leeds College of Building The BTEC Certificate course aims to provide an introduction to…