Curriculum

Our curriculum plan provides a brief overview of the topics covered in each subject. For more information, please speak to Mr Lee.    

Autumn 1 Autumn 2 Spring 1 Spring 2 Summer 1 Summer 2
7 weeks 7 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 5 weeks 7 weeks
Topic Alchemy Island Fallen Fields Pharaohs Allotment Time Traveller Scream Machines
Key Text Danny the Champion of the World (Roald Dahl) Private Peaceful (Michael Morpurgo) Tales of Ancient Egypt (Roger Lancelyn Green) The Secret Garden (Frances Hodgson Burnett) Tom’s Midnight Garden (Philippa Pearce) Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (JK Rowling)
English Non-Chronological Reports (3 weeks) Fantasy Narrative (3 weeks) War Poetry (3 weeks) Persuasion (3 weeks) Chronological Reports (3 weeks) Mystery Narrative (3 weeks) Non-Chronological Reports (3 weeks) Instructions (1 week) Narrative (3 weeks) Chronological Report (2 weeks) Narrative (3 weeks) Persuasion (3 weeks) Poetry (3 weeks)
Mathematics Place Value Addition/Subtraction Multiplication/Division Fractions, Decimals, Percentages Place Value (negative) Addition/Subtraction Multiplication/Division Measurement Fractions, Decimals, Percentages

Place Value (Roman numerals) Addition/Subtraction

Multiplication/Division

Properties of Shape

Place Value Multiplication/Division Fractions, Decimals, Percentages Position and Direction Statistics Place Value Multiplication/Division Fractions, Decimals, Percentages Consolidate all topics
Science Properties and changes of materials Working scientifically Animals (including humans) Living things and their habitats Earth and Space Forces
RE What is a Gurdwara and why is it important? Why do Christians think about others at Christmas? What food, drink and leisure are important in Islam and why? How do betrayal and loyalty feature in the Easter Story? How do people express their faith in everyday life?
Computing Digital Photography Debugging Programs Gaming Online Source Material Using the web Word processing Digital portraits Data logging Online research Digital photography Creating digital maps Logical reasoning and algorithms Safe and respectful use of technology Digital posters
Geography Map reading Using coordinates Human and physical features Maps of Europe Human and physical features of Egypt The River Nile Tourism Land use Food origin Climate Changes in the local community Theme parks (UK and overseas)
History First World War Ancient Egypt Changes over the last century
Music Composing Recording and editing software Atmospheric music Graphic scores Wartime songs Contemporary songs about war
Art Poppy art Drawing artefacts Headwear Hieroglyphic Amulets Botanical drawing and painting Wire sculpture Photography Andy Warhol/Salvador Dali Photography and image editing
DT Electrical Circuits Designing a board game Clay water carriers Egyptian food Model tombs and pyramids Cooking and nutrition Making planters Making structures for growing plants Selecting materials Ride design Programming models Mechanical systems Working models Evaluation Food
PE Dance Games Athletics and Gymnastics
SEAL New beginnings Getting on and falling out Going for goals Good to be me Relationships Changes