The Fundamental Values are:
  • Democracy
  • The rule of law
  • Individual liberty
  • Mutual respect and tolerance of those with different faiths and beliefs
What do these mean at Manor?  

Democracy
  • We listen to everyone's views. 
  • We debate arguments for and against. 
  • We all get involved.
  • We express our views in a positive and supportive way.
  • We vote and respect the majority.
Examples 

LEARNING EVALUATION GROUP (LEGS) - listen to children's view of the curriculum.
School Council - weekly views gathered from classes.
Debating Club - Debates integrated into our curriculum e.g.  persuasion 
Talk / Learning partners 
Children involved in our decision making, e.g. which charities do we support, how do we plan our curriculum? 

Rule of Law

  • We make sure that our rules and expectations are clear to all children and adults. 
  • We teach the difference between right and wrong.  We focus on good choices and bad choices.
  • We know that the rules keep us safe.
  • We respect the rules. 
  • We understand that there will be consequences when bad choices are made. 

 Individual Liberty

  • We take responsibility for our own behaviour including our learning behaviour.
  • We challenge inequalities and labelling others.
  • We have zero tolerance of bullying. 
  • We promote self-esteem and self-confidence.  

 Respect and Tolerance 

  • We promote all values including respect.  
  • We have respect for our own and others' cultures.
  • We discuss differences in faith, ethnicity, disability, gender and families.