Jupiter Class Curriculum

2017/18

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

 

Forces and Magnetism

Electricity

Rocks

Evolution and Inheritance

Sound

Materials

History/

Geography

Ancient Egypt

Environmental Issues

Water Cycle

Vikings

Anglo Saxons

Art

 

Colour

Clay Work

Pattern

Texture

Music

 

Pulse

Pitch

Rhythm

Structure

Mood

Musical Elements

P.E

 

 Athletics

Hockey/Quicksticks

Netball

Dance

Gymnastics

Athletics

Creative game making

Design Technology

 

Electrical control

Light sources

Textiles and recycled textiles

Mechanisms

Using a simple pneumatic system to create movement

Religious Education

 

Creation

The Bible – Key figures

Christmas Journeys

Living in a Jewish Family (Beliefs and Practices)

 Easter – Forgiveness and Sacrifice

Exploring Christian Values and Gospel Teaching

Sacred Places – What can we learn from sacred buildings

Personal, Social and Health Education

Stereotypes

E-Safety

Managing Money

Living in the local and wider community