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Key Stage 1 & 2 Curriculum

Our new Glebelands curriculum is starting to take shape. Below is the overview of the first year of a two year rolling programme. Then there is a link to each half terms topics broken down into more detail.

 

  Glebelands Primary School – 2 Year Curriculum Map

Cycle 1 – 2018-19

Years 1 – 6 English, Maths, Science, History, Geography, French, Art, Design Technology, Music, PE, Computing, Religious Education, Personal Social &Health Education (Whole School Circle Time)

 

Autumn 1

Autumn 2

Spring 1

Spring 2

Summer 1

Summer 2

Year 1 & 2

Once Upon a Time

Animals Including Humans

Whatever the weather

Local Area

Topic based art

Music -pitch and exploring sounds using tuned and untuned instruments

New beginnings

Anti-bullying week

Games

E-safety and keyboard skills

Where do I belong& what do I believe?

 

 

Colour Magic

Investigations

Explorers

Topic based art

Music - performance and pitch using voices and instruments expressively .

Using technoloy - programming toys

 

Getting on and falling out

Who celebrates what and why?

Dance

The Great Fire of London

Light & Dark

Topic based art

Music - beat - using tuned and untuned instruments

Gymnastics

Computer Art

Christianity - Inspiring Leaders

 

The Mighty Jungle

Seasons

Weather

Music exploring sounds and pitch using tuned and untuned instruments

Topic based art

Good to be me

Preparing for Turtle

Games

Christianity - Easter

Victorian Homes and Schools

Everyday Materials

Victorian toys

Topic based art

Music - beat and listen with concentration to a range of muisc

Relationships

OAA

Programming with scratch

What can stories tell us about life?

 

Green Fingers

Plants (Y2 -  bulbs) – what do they need to grow?

Exploring Mexico

Topic based art

Going for Goals

Music-experiment, create and combine sounds

Using and Applying

Athletics

Questions

 

Year 3 & 4

India

'Dindy and The Elephant'

Eletricity

 

History of the spice trade

Local Area Study

 

 

Indian textiles

Philharmonic Project

Places in France – travel verbs En y va?

Dance / swimming

E safety

Word processing

How is new life welcomed into the world?

New beginnings

Anti-bullying week

Iron Age

'Topic Writing'

 

Materials

The 3 ages - Stone, Bronze, Iron

 

Art/DT - Class Topic

 

Philharmonic Project

Different houses - Architecture  sculpture

 

Pere Noel – On fait la fete

Games / swimming

Creating Presentations

What are the deeper meanings of our celebrations?

Getting on and falling out

Roman Britain

Novel Study

Forces and Magnets

Roman Britain

Types of settlement

Cave painting

Polar animals

Art/DT - Class Topic

 

Philharmonic Project

Quel temps fait t’il?

 

Gymnastics / swimming

Programming

How does a Christian follow Jesus?

Going for Goals

Roman Britain 2

Shakespeare

 

 

Healthy Eating - Teeth

Roman Britain

Local history

Types of settlements - Roman Infrastructure

Mosaics – local landmarks

Art/DT - Class Topic

 

Philharmonic Project

Food – French

 

Gymnastics / swimming

Programming

Who is my neighbour?

Good to be me

 

Rainforest and Mayans

Traditional Tales/Charlie & The Chocolate factory

Plants & growing / Habitats

Mayans / Chocolate project

Climates of the World

Henry Rousseau – jungle

Georgia O’Keife

TopicArt/DT - Class Topic

Songs for the KS2 play

C’appouse

Dance / athletics / swimming

Programming - Simulations

What does it mean to be a Sikh?

Vaisakhi  assembly

Relationships / changes

 

Year 5 & 6

Asia (Mongolia, terracotta warriors, wall of china)

Traditional tales from Asia (narrative)

Poetry (Japan)

Plants & Animals

E safety

Variety of cultural music

Outdoor and Adventurous 

Justice & Poverty

Asian cooking

Samurai, Ink painting art

New beginnings

Anti-bullying week

 

Endangered Animals

- Non chronological report (story telling)
- Debate on zoos vs freedom for endangered *

Animals, & Micro-organisms

Publisher poster making

Tag rugby *

How to cook healthily

Navigating the moral maze.

Art: 3D animal cuddly toy—sewing

Getting on and falling out

Richard III (university and visit?)

Newspaper (when he was found / his history) (story telling)
Classic poetry

Materials and their properties

Gymnastics *

Internet search for information on Richard 3rd using search engines

Spreadsheets

What does it mean to be a Hindu?

British Artist studies.

Going for Goals

Lights, camera, action.

Script *
Flashbacks? *

Light 

Stop animation or film making (editing software)

Notation (staff) of music linked to films.

Tennis / Badminton *

Cinema foods (popcorn, hot dogs, nachos, sweets, chocolates—make cinema food healthier)

What can we learn from religious temptations?

Hollywood pictures and film posters art

DT: gears / pulleys / cams

Good to be me

Ancient Greece *

Letter *
Poetry for Greece

Forces

Programming

Variety of cultural music

Athletics *

Ancient Greek Art—pottery

DT—reinforce structures and arches

Expression through Arts

Relationships

 

 

 

The Wild West (Cowboys and Indians)

Diary of a cowboy (story telling)
Chronological report of cowboys and Indians

ISound

ICT design using power point / continue programming

Variety of cultural music

Netball*

What is so specia about marriage?

American cooking

American artists.

Changes

 

 

 

 

 

 Glebelands Primary School – 2 Year Curriculum Map

Cycle 2 – 2019-20

Years 1 – 6 English, Maths, Science, History, Geography, French, Art, Design Technology, Music, PE, Computing, Religious Education, Personal Social &Health Education (Whole School Circle Time)

 

 

Autumn 1

Autumn 2

Spring 1

Spring 2

Summer 1

Summer 2

Year 1 & 2

Fantasy Worlds

Animals, inc humans (Y2) - healthy humans

Map skills and co-ordinates

Creating settings

New beginnings

Anti-bullying week

 

People who Help

Doctors, nurses, fire brigade

Animals, inc humans (Y2) healthy humans cont

Florence Nightingale

Christmas art

Christmas play – using voices expressively

Getting on and falling out

Farms

Lifecycles (Animals inc humans Y2)

Making a house for the three pigs

Human & physical features

Going for Goals

Stories about Plants

Jack & the beanstalk

Plants (Y1) naming and parts of a plant

Making fruit salad

Family history

Good to be me

Construction

Everyday materials (Y1)

Playgrounds

Can buildings speak?

The four countries of the UK

Relationships

 

Under the Sea / Seaside

Lighthouse Keeper’s lunch

Living things and their habitats

Grace Darling

Making a lighthouse

Weaving

Changes

Year 3 & 4

Africa

Sound

Nelson Mandela

The African continent – contrasting location

African masks

Creating African instruments

Carnival of the Animals

Listening to African instruments and music / chants

E safety

Games / swimming

Who inspires me?

Getting on and falling out

Skeletons

Moving & growing

Egypt – archaeology

Settlements

Compass grids

Printing

Parts of the body

Body songs / mood music

Data handling

Gymnastics / swimming

New life

Going for Goals

Anti-bullying week

Space

Light & shadow

Moon landings

The Earth

Atlas work

Shade & shadows

Moon buggy & space vehicles

All about me (Moi)

Composing a space journey

Programming

Planet fact files

Dance / swimming

Creation

Green issues

New beginnings

Splash

The water cycle – states of matter

Rivers & coasts

Monet

Bridges

Tell me a story

Handel’s Water Music – creating water music

Programming

Gymnastics / swimming

How does a Christian follow Jesus?

Good to be me

 

Knights & Castles

Rocks & soils

Normans & crusaders

Map work

Dragons, shields – clay modelling

Structures – trebuchet

Vive las sport

Regal pageantry music

Songs for KS2 play

Animation / Programming

Athletics / swimming / dance

Religious signs and symbols

Relationships / changes

 

Year 5 & 6

British Myths and Legends

Myths and Legends (story telling) *

Character and setting description *

Properties and changes of materials

E Safety

Hockey *

Design own legend, 3D modelling

New beginnings

Anti-bullying week

 

 

WW2 (Battle of Britain) *

Goodnight Mr Tom*
Poetry (war and remembrance)

Properties and changes of materials (cont)

Searching the internet effectively —> powerpoint

History of British Music

Football *

Rationing cooking (trade and how all home grown etc)
Battle of Britain, Goodnight Mr Tom, Bicuits.

DT: Strengthen and reinforce structures

 Getting on and falling out

 

Heroes and Villains
Fantasy  *
Persuasion (join the good or bad side) - debate

Earth and space

Programming hero vs villain game

Gymnastics *

Comic and graphic design art

Going for Goals

Bollywood vs Hollywood

Bollywood vs Hollywood argument text (debate)
Instructions (food)

Electricity

Bollywood vs Hollywood party planning using spreadsheets

Basketball *

Indian cooking, Indian mendhi and Indian art (gold)

DT: electrical systems

Good to be me

 

 

Victorians (Queen Victoria)*

- Queen Victoria biography (story telling)
- Darwin diary entry *

Evolution and inheritance

Factual leaflet on  Queen Victoria / Victorians

History of British music

Rounders*

Sewing their name in different stitches—art

Relationships

 

 

 

Mystery narrative *
Sci-Fi *

Investigations & revision

Newsroom film / reporter

Athletics *

DT: Robots (programming models)

Specific artist study—Mondrian

Changes

 

 

Subject by subject plan - cycle 1

 

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