Coverage Autumn 2

Curriculum coverage

Autumn 2

Writing

Year 1- Write stories set in places pupils have been. Write nonsense and humorous poems and limericks

Year 2- Write lists and labels

Year 3- Write explanations

Year 4- Write formally

Year 5- Write lists

Year 6- Write instructions

Reading

Year 1- Listen to a range of texts

Year 2- Use the class and school library

Year 3- Look at classification systems

Year 4- Read Myths

Year 5- Look at writing that is different to English alphabet

Year 6- Increase familiarity with a wide range of books

Maths

Number and place value

Number, Addition and subtraction

Measurement

Calculating

Science

Year 1- Observe and describe the growth of plants and conditions for growth

Year 2- Look at the practical use of everyday materials. Describe the basic movements of forces

Year 3- Look at adaptations to environments

Year 4- Look at nutrition, transportation of water and nutrients in the body, the muscle and skeleton system of humans and animals

Year 5- Look at the life cycle of animals and plants

Year 6- Look at solids, liquids and gases, changes of state, evaporation, condensation and the water cycle

Art and Design

Year 1- Explore a variety of painting techniques

Year 2- Explore a variety of printing techniques

Year 3- Use experiences, other subjects across the curriculum and ideas as inspiration for art work

Year 4- Develop and share ideas in a sketchbook and in finished products

Year 5- improves mastery of techniques

Year 6- Learn about the great artists, architects and designers in history

Computing

Year 1 & 2- Understand programmes by following sequential instructions

Year 3, 4, 5, 6- Describe how internet search engines find and store data, use search engines effectively. Use technology safe and responsibly

Design and Technology

Year 1- Design purposeful, functional and appealing products for themselves and others

Year 2- Select from and use a range of tools and equipment to perform practical tasks such as cutting, shaping, joining

Year 3- Use, research and develop design criteria

Year 4- Select from and use a wider range of tools and equipment to perform practical tasks

Year 5- Investigate and analyse a range of existing products

Year 6- Understand and apply the principles of a healthy, varied diet

Geography

Year 1- Investigate the world’s continents

Year 2- Investigate the countries and capitals of the UK

Year 3- Locate the world’s countries, with a focus on north and south America and countries of particular interest to pupil’s

Year 4- Locate the world’s countries, with a focus on north and south America and countries of particular interest to pupil’s

Year 5- Understand the significance of the geographic zones of the world

Year 6- Understand the significance of the geographic zones of the world

History

Year 1- Look at key events in the past that are significant both nationally and globally

Year 2- Look at a significant historical event

Year 3- Changes in Britain from the Stone Age  to the Iron Age

Year 4- Changes in Britain from the Stone Age  to the Iron Age

Year 5- A Non European society that contrasts with British history- Early Islamic Civilisation

Year 6- A Non European society that contrasts with British history- Early Islamic Civilisation

Music

Year 1- Use their voice expressively by singing songs

Year 2- Use their voice expressively through speaking chants and rhymes

Year 3- Appreciate and understand a wide variety of high quality live and recorded music from different traditions

Year 4- Appreciate and understand a wide variety of high quality live and recorded music from different traditions

Year 5- Develop an understanding of the history of music

Year 6- Develop an understanding of the history of music

PSHE - Whole School

Seal Theme- Good to be me

Keeping Healthy: healthy foods, exercise, importance of personal hygiene: washing hair, bodies and private parts. Healthy relationships.  

PE

Swimming and Water Safety is offered in Years 1 - 4 through PE and Sport Premium Funding.

PE and Sport Premium Funding also funds a Sports Coach to work with Years 5 and 6.

Year 1- Dance -  simple movements and patterns. Swimming and water safety

Year 2- Dance -  simple movements and patterns. Swimming and water safety

Year 3-  Gymnastics. Swimming and water safety

Year 4- Hockey. Swimming and water safety

Year 5- Basketball. Swimming and water safety

Year 6- Apply basic principles for attacking and defending. Swimming and water safety.

Religious Education

All pupils will learn about Remembrance Day and Christmas

Study the beliefs, festivals and celebrations of Judaism

Languages

KS2 pupils will learn about specific Spanish words that relate to the topic/text book