Category Archives: Gold Standard Teaching and Learning


We all want our children to use necessary critical thinking skills. Thanks to Bloom’s Taxonomy, we can all help to develop and strengthen our children’s thinking skills. Benjamin Bloom was an education psychologist who researched the types of questions that teachers asked and classified them into 6 levels. This is known as Bloom’s Taxonomy. He found […]

Gold Standard Teaching & Learning

At Clayton Hall Academy, we believe that… All students should have access to a Gold standard curriculum that is broad, balanced and offers students the opportunity to follow their aspirations and achieve their dreams. Learners with Special Educational Needs and Pupil Premium students are our most vulnerable learners; we need to know about and adapt […]