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What is my child learning?

Like to know more about what your child will be learning?  We thought it would be really useful to produce a simple chart for you so that you know what topics are when.  This way you can look for information, visit places and be prepared for home learning.

Early Years Phase

Development matters

Discoverers (Year R)

  Topic & Curriculum Content

Autumn Term 

Terms 1 and 2

All About Me

Exploration and investigation into the similarities and differences between how we look, live and spend our time in and out of school.

Spring Term

Terms 3 and 4

Amazing Animals

Discovery, observation and curiosity about animals from pets to farm and jungle creatures.

Summer Term

Terms 5 and 6

Ground Air and Water

Challenging and enquiring about the world around us, investigating how things grow and how things move over ground and underground. 

Explorers and Inventors (Year 1 and 2)

Cycle B 2018-19

  Topic & Curriculum Content
Autumn Term Terms 1 and 2

Eureka

Curiosity and research into living and non-living things – exploring big questions such as How? Who? Why? 

Spring Term

Terms 3 and 4

My Wonderful World

Discovery and enquiry into the world that we live in, exploring and comparing where we live to lands far and wide

Summer Term

Terms 5 and 6

Curious Creatures

Exploration and investigation into animals and living things on the land and in the sea - past and present.

Cycle A 2019-20

  Topic & Curriculum Content

Autumn Term

Terms 1 and 2

Me and My World

Investigations into who we are, where we come from and how our bodies work to keep healthy and play.

Spring Term

Terms 3 and 4

Once Upon a Time

Delving into the wonderful world of books to inspire investigations about the world both real and fantastical.

Summer Term

Terms 5 and 6

Horrible Histories

Exploration and investigation into the past, comparing and researching how the past has shaped the world we live in, today and in the future.

Lower School: Year 3 and 4 (2018-19)

  Topic & Curriculum Content
Term 1

What happens inside us?

Science focus - Exploring the human body

Term 2

Who were the greatest builders?

History focus 

Term 3

France

Geography focus - A European regional study

Term 4

Let's go on an adventure

Would we like to visit Guatemala? 

Term 5

Let's go on an adventure

Would we like to visit Guatemala? 

Term 6

How do we see? How do we hear?

Science focus - An audio and visual unit

Upper School: Year 5 and 6 (2018-19)

  Topic & Curriculum Content
Term 1

Is there anything out there?

Science focus - Earth and Space

Term 2

Behind Enemy Lines

History focus - War poetry

Term 3

Lady of Shalott

Arts focus -Poetry, art and dance

Term 4

Why do some creatures no longer exist?

Science focus - Evolution and inheritance

Term 5

Who are you? Why do we live here?

Geography focus - Comparative regional study

Term 6

Mini Enterprise

D&T focus -Transition unit

Full curriculum content is available in our Curriculum Maps