Our class curriculums can be downloaded below or use the tables to see our current teaching program.

 

KEY STAGE EYFS/KS1 CLASS 1 YEAR GROUPS Reception/Year 1

Autumn Term Spring Term Summer Term
Autumn 1 Autumn 2 Spring 1 Spring 2 Summer 1 Summer 2
Topic Julia Donaldson Space The Lego Movie Farming Pirates Fairytales and revolting rhymes!
Literacy Stories by Julia Donaldson: including the Gruffalo, Tiddler, and The Smartest Giant in Town Oliver Jeffers: The way back home

Jill Murphy: Whatever next

Visual literacy: La Lunar

Visual literacy:

The Lego Movie

Instruction writing

Information texts

Farmer Duck

Pig in the Pond

Poems and sea shanties

Pirate stories

Descriptive writing

Traditional tales
Numeracy Place Value

Addition and Subtraction

Shape

Place Value

Addition and Subtraction

Time

Place value

Addition/Subtraction

Measures: length/height

Multiplication and Division

Number: Fractions

Place Value

Four operations

Measures: money

Measures: weight and volume

Science Animals and their habitats (woodlands and the ocean) Seasonal changes

Night and day

Everyday materials Animals and their habitats (farms and the local environment) Seasonal changes Plants
Art and Design Intergalactic galaxies –

Exploring paint and colour

The work of LS Lowry The work of Gordon Bruce
Design and Technology Cooking Gruffalo crumble, Roasted fox and

Scrambled snake!

We have lift off….

Making things fly!

Rockets and pulleys

Lego constructions Bobbing along…

Simple cam mechanisms

Making puppets for a puppet show
Computing Learning to log on Using simple programmes Movie Maker Coding Coding Storing and retrieving work – simple powerpoints
Geography Geographical fieldwork:

Creating maps with symbols

Use simple compass directions

Human and Physical geography:

Building Lego cities

Geographical fieldwork:

Around our school and the surrounding environment

Locational knowledge:

The continents and oceans of the world

History Famous people: Neil Armstrong and other astronauts Famous people: LS Lowry Discoverers: Christopher Columbus Queen Elizabeth I
Music Music and movement

Exploring sounds

Nativity songs

Charanga: Space

Charanga: Glockenspiel stage 1 Charanga: Zoo time Sea shanties

Charanga: Ship on the Ocean

Charanga: your imagination
Physical Education Multi-skills Multi-skills Gymnastics Gymnastics Athletics Dance
Religious Education Special people

Harvest Festival

Story of Jesus birth.

Special People to Hindus and Sheki’s.

Guru Nanak

Rama and Sita

Bible Stories (New Testament)

Special symbols and objects:

To me, To Christians- bible, cross

Special symbols to Buddhists – images, festival of vesak

 

Our Church School:

Assembly time

Bible Stories

(Old Testament)

Special things in nature

Special things to me, you, Jesus

St Francis of Assisi

PSHE&C SEAL: Good to be me SEAL: Getting on and falling out SEAL: Going for goals Responsible citizens:

Looking after our environment

Staying safe: Road safety Healthy eating

SEAL: Changes

 

CLASS 2 YEAR GROUPS Year 2/3

Autumn 1st Half Term

(7 weeks)

Autumn 2nd Half Term

(7 weeks)

Spring 1st Half Term

(6 weeks)

Spring 2nd Half Term

(6 weeks)

Summer 1st Half Term

(6 weeks)

Summer 2nd Half Term

(7 weeks)

THEME: Where the Wild Things Are Night time

(OAOD / Wolves in walls / The Dark)

Outer Space Out of this World Tolleshunt through Time
Literacy Narrative (1st or 3rd person)

Recount

Narrative (animal story)

Fact File

Poetry

Fact File

Explanation Text

Recount (science)

Poetry

Narrative

Persuasive

Persuasive

Recount

Fact file

Brochure

Narrative

Numeracy Number

Calculating

Measurement

Using and applying – problem solving

Number

Calculating

Measurement

Geometry – shape, space, position and direction

Using and applying – problem solving

Number

Calculating

Measurement

Geometry – shape, space, position and direction

Using and applying – problem solving

Number

Calculating

Measurement

Geometry – shape, space, position and direction

Using and applying – problem solving

Number

Calculating

Measurement

Statistics/ Data handling

Geometry – shape, space, position and direction

Using and applying – problem solving

Number

Calculating

Measurement

Statistics/ Data handling

Geometry – shape, space, position and direction

Using and applying – problem solving

Science Living Things Animals

Habitats

Light

The human body (living things)

Materials – Rocks

Forces / Magnets

Plants
ICT Create Media Research Email Programming
E-safety, Word processing, using ICT devices
History Personal timeline Iron Age / Stone Age

(live as IA / SA)

Local History

Significant Events

Geography Maps

Finding UK places

Climate / Continents

Armstrong-Tim Peake / Scott / Female explorer tbc

Comparison between another country (Egypt / pyramids)
Art Craft Makers Sculpture Printing Ancient Art European Art
DT Cooking Eco Product Sewing Pneumatics
PE Invasion games Gym / Dance Ball games / Gym Athletics / Tennis
Music Voice / beat Animal sounds

Prokofiev

Timpani

The Planet suite

World music Tuned instruments
Composing, evaluate and perform
MFL French

Greetings / Colours / Directions Body parts / Sentences / Places Conversation

RE Special Places

Special words (Om – Buddhism / Yahweh / Call to prayer)

What I believe

Faith stories (Jesus teaching / Mohammed)

Easter Worship (Puja / Church – visit / Festival) Other gods and goddesses
PSHE and

CIRCLE TIME

Core skills-independent learners

Getting on and falling out

Staying Safe

Say no to bullying

Good to be me relationships

Healthy Living

Solving Problems New beginnings
YEAR TEAM EVENTS:

Residential visits

Induction/transition

Productions

Twilight Castle Trip

 

CLASS 3 YEAR GROUPS Year 4/5/6

Autumn Term Spring Term Summer Term
Autumn 1 Autumn 2 Spring 1 Spring 2 Summer 1 Summer 2
Topic Vikings The Hero’s Journey Walk Like and Egyptian Magic and Mystery Tropical Living Famous Brits
Literacy Narrative – Viking Sagas

Descriptive Poems

Information Texts

Newspaper Recounts

Building character and atmosphere

Narrative Poetry

Information leaflets

Calligram

Performance Poems

Play-scripts

Instructions

Descriptive writing

Persuasive texts

Imagery

Biography
Numeracy * Place value

* Written Methods for Four Rules

* Decimals and fractions

* Mental multiplication

* 2D and 3D shape.

* Place value

* Written Methods for Four Rules

* Decimals and fractions

* Mental multiplication

* 2D and 3D shape.

* Statistics

* Place value

* Written Methods for Four Rules

* Decimals and fractions

* Mental multiplication

* 2D and 3D shape.

* Statistics

* Area & Measures.

* Geometry.

Science Animals, Including Humans (Food chains and digestion) Properties of and changes in materials. Earth and Space Living things and their Habitats Forces Light
Art and Design Collage of a Viking Battle Proportion and Perspective in drawing Sculpture & Clay Work – Rosetta Stone Dungeons and Dragons – Painting a Fantasy World – Watercolours Bali Batik Landscapes – JMW Turner
Design and Technology Development of Practical Skills Cooking During War Time – Rationing. Understanding Mechanical Systems
Computing Algorithms Digital literacy – Creating a Newspaper E-Safety – Acceptable behaviour online Game Design Collecting, Analysing and Presenting Data Finding and Correcting mistakes in programs
Geography Locational and World Knowledge Rivers – Fieldwork Tropical Climates and Rainforests Britain since the Stone Age
History Viking Invasion – Battle of Maldon Egyptians – Pharaohs and Farming
Languages French
Music Recorders Musical notation. Improvisation and composition. Playing Instruments with Increasing Accuracy. Music from Different Cultures.
Physical Education Tag Rugby, Multi-Skills, Dance Invasion Games, Gymnastics Athletics, Cricket Rounders, Tennis
Religious Education Covenant Journeying The Journey of Life Changing Moods and Situations The Best Ways to Live Belonging
PSHE&C Responsibility Friendliness Perseverance Truthfulness Courageousness Creativity