Northbridge Public School

Responsible, Respectful, Successful

Telephone02 9958 7122

Learning across the curriculum

Cross curriculum content enriches and supports the learning areas and adds depth to student learning. In NSW students study a range of learning across the curriculum content.

Cross curriculum priorities

  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander histories and cultures 
  • Asia and Australia’s engagement with Asia 
  • sustainability

General capabilities

  • critical and creative thinking 
  • ethical understanding 
  • information and communication technology capability 
  • intercultural understanding 
  • literacy 
  • numeracy 
  • personal and social capability

Other learning across the curriculum areas

  • civics and citizenship
  • difference and diversity
  • work and enterprise.

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Scripture and ethics 

At Northbridge we conduct scripture on a Tuesday morning at:

9:10am - 9:40am Kindergarten to Year 2 

9:40am - 10:10am Year 3 to Year 6

The Scripture offered is: 

  • Catholic
  • Protestant (This caters for all other Christian denominations)
  • Greek Orthodox
  • Baha'i
  • Jewish
  • Ethics

The ethics group look at building the children's moral principals and positive personal relationships.