More Able – Super Curriculum

Welcome to the curriculum pages of our school, for more information please click on the subject titles.

As part of stretching and challenging our more able students we have set up a super curriculum that allows these students to work beyond our curriculum taught in school  


Mr Peter Fletcher

Associate Assistant Headteacher - More Able Lead

The Market Weighton School
Super Curriculum

A super-curriculum is important because it can represent all those opportunities to develop depth and breadth of learning which extend beyond what the curriculum requires. It finds many forms: clubs and societies, national and international competitions, visiting speakers and festivals, study tours, independent research projects, and blogs. It enables pupils to develop specialist knowledge in areas that already seize their interest, but it can also inspire curiosity about areas previously unknown and unventured. 

Universities and employers are showing increasing interest in students super-curricular profiles. They recognise the need for specialism with breadth, and the flexibility that this implies.   In an age in which information can be instantaneously available, other aspects of lifelong learning are becoming key: young people’s sense of curiosity and their readiness to make intellectual connections; their ability to think creatively and critically; their confidence to collaborate and communicate. 

For each department and running alongside your curriculum we have created a parallel super curriculum to promote the interest and curiosity of our more able students. An extension activity for each half term that our more able students can be directed to.  

The activities are broad and  take many forms: reading, watching, listening, attending, participating, researching, discovering, creating, following or entering. This is an opportunity to signpost students to some of the many resources we get sent that they can access themselves in their own time.  

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Learn all about our super curriculum for English by reading these documents – COMING SOON


Open the file to find out all about Super Curriculum for Geography

Click on the document to read all about Super Curriculum for History

Read all about our Super Curriculum for Maths

Open the document to read about Super Curriculum activities for languages

Read the information on Super Curriculum for Music

Read all about our Super Curriculum for Creative Design

Here is our Super Curriculum for Society & Ethics

Read all about our Super Curriculum for Health & Social Care – COMING SOON

Here you will find out all about our Super Curriculum for Child Development – COMING SOON

Find some extra activities here for Super Curriculum for PE

Here you can follow our Super Curriculum for Business Studies

Open the documents to read all about Super Curriculum for Computing and ICT

Here is our Super Curriculum for Religious Studies

Click on the documents to find out all about our Super Curriculum for Art

Read all about what you can do for the Super Curriculum for Food

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