Saturn 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

Phonics

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

Living things and their habitats

History/

Geography

Christopher Columbus

 Countries, Continents and Oceans

Castles

Alternative Country Study – European Country (France)

Art

 

Colour

Texture

Pattern

Music

 

Pulse

Pitch

Rhythm

Structure

Mood

Musical Elements

P.E

 

Gymnastics

Multi-Skills

Dance

Multi-Skills/Games

Dance

Gymnastics

Athletics

Games – Football and Tennis

Design Technology

 

Food

Mechanisms – winding

Wheels and axles

Religious Education

 

Creation

How do we show we care?

Christmas

Islam – A Muslim family

 Why do Christians celebrate Easter?

What can we learn from Jesus?

What did Jesus teach his followers?

 The church and worship. How do Christians belong to a Christian family?

Personal, Social and Health Education

 

Growing up and changes

Working together

Being part of a community

Staying safe

The environment