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Nettlefield Primary School, Radnor Street, Belfast
Nettlefield Primary School and Nursery Unit Open Afternoons 2.00pm - 3.30pm on Monday 11th December 2023 and Tuesday 16th January 2024.
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The Arts

The Arts is an Area of Learning within the curriculum.  It has three strands: Art and Design, Drama, and Music.  The Arts develops children's creativity and encourages them to express their feelings.


In the primary curriculum, The Arts provide children with the opportunity to develop:

  • their curiosity, imagination and creativity
  • their self-confidence and self-esteem
  • their artistic, musical and kinaesthetic abilities, including gross and fine motor skills
  • verbal and non-verbal modes of expression
  • an appreciation of the beauty and wonder of the world around them
  • their ability to make informed choices and decision
  • an awareness of other cultures

The Arts

30th Nov 2023
We sang Happy birthday to our friends and we gave them 4 claps. We had some lovely...
25th Nov 2023
This week we learned about different types of transport.We looked at their features,...
19th Nov 2023
We learned about what a pet needs to stay healthy and what to do if they are sick.We...