Mars Class Curriculum

Mars Class 

2019/20

Autumn

Spring

Summer

English

 

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

Phonics – Read Write Inc

Handwriting

Grammar and Punctuation

Maths

 

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

Science

 

Animals, including humans

Uses of everyday materials

Plants

Seasons

History/

Geography

Guy Fawkes and the Gunpowder plot

Important people

China

Geographical Skills (village walk)

Continents and Oceans

Beside the Seaside

Art

 

Colour

Sculpture

Olympic Art

Music

 

Pulse

Pitch

Rhythm

Structure

Mood

Musical Elements

P.E

 

Multi-Skills

Gymnastics

Dance

Athletics

Games and Football

Design Technology

Design and Make

Food

Textiles

Religious Education

 

EYFS: Creation – why is the word God so important to Christians?

Incarnation: Why do Christians perform nativity plays at Christmas?

Year 1: How should we care for the world and others and why does it matter?

Incarnation- why does Christmas matter?

EYFS: Which stories are special and why?

Salvation: Why do Christians put a cross in an Easter garden?

Year 1: who is Muslim and what do they believe?

Salvation: Why does Easter matter?

 

 

EYFS – Which places are special and why?

Being special: Where do we belong?

Year 1 – God: What do Christians believe God is like?

What makes some places sacred to believers?

Personal, Social and Health Education

Working together – relationships

Emotions

(Health and well-being)

Managing money – living in the wider world