Sun 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

 

Properties of materials

Light

Plants

Living things

Evolution and Inheritance

History/

Geography

Ancient Greece

Contrasting localities

Polar lands

Rainforests/South America

Mayan Culture

Art

 

Ancient Greece masks and pottery

Mythical creatures

Painting techniques – Colour focus

River landscapes, painting and sculptures

Still life

Music

 

Pulse

Pitch

Rhythm

Structure

Mood

Musical Elements

P.E

 

Games – Tag Rugby, Netball, Hockey

Gymnastics

Dance

Gymnastics

Orienteering

Athletics/Rounders

Tennis

Cricket

Design Technology

 

Projects – design, make, evaluate.

Child led projects linked to History/Geography/Science learning.

Mechanical structures, electrical systems, cooking and nutrition

Religious Education

 

Expressions of worship

Can Christian Aid and Islamic Relief change the world?

Christmas and Christian belief about Jesus

Islam – places of worship and sacred writings,

Pilgrimage

Pilgrimage continued

Jesus as an inspiration

What will make our community more tolerant and respectful?

Personal, Social and Health Education

 

Discrimination and Stereotypes

Living in the wider community

Healthy living, changes and staying safe

Topical issues in the wider world

Setting goals

Working together

Enterprising