Stranton Primary School

Stranton Primary School
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Spiritual, Moral, Social & Cultural Curriculum

At Stranton Primary School we recognise that the spiritual, moral, social and cultural development of students plays a significant part in their ability to learn and achieve. Spiritual, Moral, Social and Cultural Education (SMSC) is delivered in all curriculum areas and in every aspect of school life. 

SMSC Education is broadly split into four areas: 

Spiritual: exploring beliefs and experiences; respecting values; discovering oneself and the surrounding world; using imagination and creativity; reflection. This is developed by:

Moral: recognising right and wrong; understanding consequences; investigating moral and ethical issues; offering reasoned views. This is developed by:

Social: using social skills in different contexts; working well with others; resolving conflicts; understanding how communities work. This is supported by:

Cultural: appreciating cultural influences; participating in cultural opportunities; understanding, accepting, respecting and celebrating diversity. This is supported by:

In addition to the above, we promote the SMSC development of our students through: