Curriculum for Senior Preparatory

Curriculum Curriculum for Senior Preparatory Reddam House Bedfordview private school in Johannesburg, South Africa

Senior Preparatory
Grade 4 to Grade 7

The Curriculum for Senior Preparatory phase from Grade 4 to Grade 7 operates from Reddam Main Campus. In line with Reddam’s nurturing child-centered philosophy, a number of option subjects are offered above the core curriculum. Specialist teachers are hand-picked for all subjects.

Grade 4 to Grade 6 curriculum

The following learning areas and subjects are compulsory.
It is designed to offer an exposure to a wide range of subjects, developing the full variety of skills vital for a holistic approach to education.
In addition to these compulsory subjects, students are required to do Community Service and participate in the Academies programme (see table below, or click here to download form).

GRADE 4 TO GRADE 6
SUBJECT CHOICE 2017

COMPULSORY SUBJECTS
Language, Literacy & Communication Mathematical Literacy & Mathematics
  • English
  • Afrikaans (2nd Language) OR
  • Zulu (2nd Language)
  • Mathematics
Natural Sciences Technology
  • Science
  • Technology
  • Computer Literacy
Human and Social Sciences Life Orientation
  • History
  • Geography
  • Life Skills
  • Media
Arts and Culture
  • Drama
  • Art
  • Music
OPTION SUBJECTS
Grade 4 – 6 Students are required to select one additional subject  from each  of the following groups.
 OPTION 1  OPTION 2
  • Bible Studies
  • Jewish Studies
  • Moral Studies
  • Catechism
  • French
  • Portuguese
  • Italian
  • Ecology
  • Music (Please note an additional cost applies)
  • Dance
  • Sports Science

Important:
A student’s subject choice may only be changed once an official Student Change Form has been signed by all parties.

 Curriculum for Senior Preparatory at Reddam House Bedfordview
GRADE 7
SUBJECT CHOICE 2017

The following learning Areas and Subjects are COMPULSORY.
(click here to download form).

COMPULSORY SUBJECTS
Language, Literacy & Communication Mathematical Literacy & Mathematics
  • English
  • Afrikaans (2nd Language) OR
  • Zulu (2nd Language)
  • Mathematics
Natural Sciences Technology
  • Science
  • Biology
  • Technology
  • Computer Literacy
Human and Social Sciences Life Orientation
  • History
  • Geography
  • Life Skills
Arts and Culture
  • Drama
  • Art
  • Music
OPTION SUBJECTS
Grade 7 Students are required to select one additional subject from each  of the following groups.
 OPTION 1  OPTION 2
  • Bible Studies
  • Jewish Studies
  • Moral Studies
  • Catechism
  • French
  • Portuguese
  • Italian
  • Ecology
  • Music (Please note an additional cost applies)
  • Dance
  • Sports Science
  • Sound Engineering

Important:
A student’s subject choice may only be changed once an official Student Change Form has been signed by all parties.