©2018 Great Bowden Academy

Gunnsbrooke Close, Great Bowden,             

Market Harborough, Leicestershire, LE16 7HZ

Tel:01858 463216                           

Email: office@gba.learnat.uk

Great Bowden Academy is part of Learn Academies Trust

Company Registration Number:08095439

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Term Dates


GBA EYFS and KS1 Curriculum Map (Class 2 is following route A and Class 3 is following route B for the                                                      2018/19 academic year)

GBA KS2 Curriculum Map (We are following route B for the 2018/2019 academic year)

GBA Curriculum Big Picture

The National Curriculum

GBA Curriculum Policy

End of Year Expectations in Reading, Writing and Maths

Schemes and approaches used by Great Bowden Academy

Our teachers work together to design bespoke and research-informed schemes of work that meet the learning needs of our pupils. In addition, we use the following schemes and approaches:



Help Your Child to Read and Wrte: New Online Phonics Course - Click Here to View Details


In Reception and Key Stage 1 our reading books are grouped into “Sounds-Write” categories which relate to our reading scheme.


Read, Write, Inc (OUP)


We use a mastery approach to maths teaching using White Rose as a basis.

Reading and Writing

Reading and Writing Workshop; Talk for Writing

Religious Education

Leicestershire Agreed Syllabus and Understanding Christianity


Assertive Mentoring

To find out more about the curriculum our school is following please contact your child’s class teacher.


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