Jupiter Class Curriculum

2016/17

Autumn

Spring

Summer

English

 

Use of a range of genres – fiction, non-fiction, poetry. Writing focus – composition and transcription

Guided Reading

Spelling, punctuation and grammar

Handwriting

Maths

 

Number and place value, addition, subtraction, multiplication and division, fractions and decimals, measurements, properties of shape, position, direction and statistics.

 

Science

 

Light

Earth and Space

Plants

Living things and habitats

Animals including humans

History/

Geography

European country study – Italy

Romans

 

Coasts and Rivers

Art

 

Colour

Pattern

Texture

Music

 

Pulse

Pitch

Rhythm

Structure

Mood

Musical Elements

P.E

 

Games – Hockey, Football and Tag Rugby

Gymnastics

Athletics

Dance

Gymnastics

Orienteering

Athletics

Football

Tennis

Design Technology

 

Food

Combining fresh, pre-cooked foods according to their sensory characteristics

Mechanisms

Design and make a puppet theatre

Focus – plays

Structures

Knowing that the working characteristics of materials affects the way they are used

Using different combinations of materials to create functional products.

Religious Education

 

Does a beautiful world mean a wonderful world?

What makes Jesus an inspiration to people?

 Christmas

Living in a Muslim Family

(Beliefs and Practices)

 Easter – Forgiveness and Sacrifice

How and why do Muslims and Christians see life as a journey?

 Sacred Places – What can we learn from sacred buildings

Personal, Social and Health Education

 

Healthy living and staying safe

Relationships

Topical issues in the wider world

Developing Independence

Working Together