Welcome to the Arts
The arts provide a wealth of vital experience to excite children's imaginations and develop their creativity. This area of learning encourages them to participate actively, to try out different possibilities, and to make and communicate meaning to different audiences through a variety of media and contexts.
This area of learning includes Art and Design, Dance, Drama and Music and teaches children how to use the arts to express their thoughts and emotions and empathise with others.
This area of learning contributes to the achievement of the curriculum aims for all young people to become:
successful learners who enjoy learning, make progress and achieve
confident individuals who are able to live safe, healthy and fulfilling lives
responsible citizens who make a positive contribution to society.