2020 - 2021 Curriculum Topics:
Ongoing throughout the year: Reading both Personal and Guided Reading. Comprehension. Spellings to learn for a weekly test Grammar skills. Investigating genres of text. Writing using a range of genres. Daily homework.
Autumn Term: Myths and Legends - King Arthur; The Railway Children.
Spring Term: Other Cultures and traditions; Modern Fiction.
Summer Term: Rivers; North Pole.
Covering: Place value. Ratio and proportion. Number skills, positive and negative numbers. Fractions, decimals and percentages. Calculations including long division and multiplication. Problem solving. Investigative activities. Shape and space work. Data handling, conversion graphs. Basic algebra. Calculator skills. Weekly Mental Maths test. Daily Homework. Measures, conversion of measures, metric and imperial.
Autumn Term: Earth and Space; Forces.
Spring Term: Materials.
Summer Term: Animals and Humans/Life Cycles and Reproduction
Religious Education: Come and See scheme
Family (Ourselves); Baptism (Life Choices); Advent/Christmas (Hope)
Local Church (Mission); Eucharist (Memorial Sacrifice); Lent/Easter (Sacrifice)
Pentecost (Transformation); Reconciliation (Freedom and Responsibility); Universal Church (Stewardship).
Humanities (Geography and History):
Autumn Term: Anglo Saxons
Spring Term: Kingdom of Benin
Summer Term: Water Cycle/Pollution. Compare and contrast countries.
Autumn Term: Weaving; William Morris.
Spring Term: Art from other cultures. Blossoming Out..
Summer Term: Mapping it out. Kandinsky 3D and Inuit art.
Computing, Music and Speech and Drama are taught by specialist teachers.