Year 1

 

Autumn 1

Autumn 2

Spring 1

Spring 2

Summer 1

Summer 2

Writing

Beegu

By Alexis Deacon

Instructions

Narrative

 

The Gruffalo

By Julia Donaldson

Recount

Description

The Magic Bed

By John Burningham

Letter

Narrative

The Very Hungry Caterpillar

By Eric Carle

Story with patterned language

Jack and the Beanstalk

Traditional Tales

Something Fishy

(film clip)

Adventure Story

Mathematics

 

Place value within 10

Addition and subtraction within 10

Geometry: shape

Place value within 20

 

Addition and subtraction within 20

Place value within 50

Multiples of 2,5 and 10

Measurement: length, height, weight and volume

 

Multiplication and division

Fractions

Position and direction

Place value within 100

Money

Time

 

Science

Body parts and senses

Seasonal change

Animals including humans linked to local environment

Seasonal change

Everyday materials

Seasonal change

Animals including humans linked to local study

Seasonal change

 

Plants – linked to geography local study and seasonal change

Geography

 

Locational

Knowledge/ local area; map work

Development of locational knowledge; map work; local area

 

History

Neil Armstrong

Moon landing

 

 

 

Toys in living memory

Music

Y1 music scheme

Computing

Y1 computing scheme

Physical Education

Y1 PE scheme

PSHE

Y1 PSHE scheme

Religious Education

Who is a Christian and what do they believe?

What makes some places sacred?

What does it mean to belong to a faith community?

Art and Design

 

Sculpture

Drawing and painting linked to geography

Drawing and painting linked to science

Design and Technology

Model making linked to History

 

 

 

 

 

Year 2

 

Autumn 1

Autumn 2

Spring 1

Spring 2

Summer 1

Summer 2

Writing

 

Farmer Duck

By martin Waddell

Instructions

 

Stay!

By Alex Latimer

Letters

 

Gorilla

by Anthony Brown

Recount

 

Lizzie and the Birds

By Dawn Robertson

Instructions

Little red Riding Hood

The Wolf’s Story

(film clip)

Eye witness account

 

Traction Man

By Mini Grey

Comic Strips

 

Mathematics

 

Place value

Addition and Subtraction

Money

Multiplication and division

 

 

Multiplication and Division

Statistics

Properties of Shape

Fractions

Length and height

 

Mass Capacity and Temperature

Time

Position and Direction

Problem Solving

Investigations

 

Science

 

Human health, food and exercise and life cycles

 

 

 

 

Everyday materials

 

Habitat study linked to geography location

 

What do plants need to grow?

Geography

 

 

Study of Longsight

Study of Serrekunda (Gambia)

History

 

Important Women

 

Great Fire of London

 

 

 

 

Music

Y2 Music Scheme

Computing

Y2 Computing Scheme

PSHE

Y2 PSHE Scheme

Physical Education

Y2 PE Scheme

Religious Education

Who is Jewish and what do they believe?

How and why do we celebrate special and sacred times?

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

Art and Design

 

 

 

 

 

Drawing and painting linked to plants

Design and Technology

 

 

Model making linked to history

 

 

 

 

 

               

 

 

 

Year 3

 

Autumn 1

Autumn 2

Spring 1

Spring 2

Summer 1

Summer 2

Writing

 

The Lion and the Unicorn

By Shirley Hughes

Diary

Persuasive leaflet

 

 

A World of Food

By Alex Warner

Recount

Advertisement

 

How to be a Viking

By Cressida Cowell

Non-chronological report

narrative

 

The Lorax

By Dr Seuss

Persuasive letter

Newspaper article

 

Jack and the Beanstalk

Recipe

Traditional Tales

 

 

TBC

Mathematics

 

Place Value

Addition and Subtraction

Multiplication and Division

Multiplication and Division

Money

Statistics

Length and Perimeter

Fractions

 

Fractions

Time

Properties and Shapes

Mass and Capacity

 

Science

 

 

Animals including humans

 

 

Forces and magnets

 

Light

 

Plants

 

Rocks

Geography

 

We love Manchester

 

River Mersey study

History

World War 2

 

Anglo-Saxons

Vikings

 

Music

Instrument lessons: Steel Pans

Computing

Year 3 Computing Scheme

PSHE

Y3 PSHE Scheme

Physical Education

Y3 PE Scheme

Religious Education

What do different people believe about God?

Why are festivals important to religious communities?

What does it mean to be a Christian in Britain today?

Art and Design

 

 

 

Drawing skills linked to science and geography

 

Design and Technology

 

 

Bread

 

 

 

 

 

French

Y3 French Scheme

 

 

Year 4

 

Autumn 1

Autumn 2

Spring 1

Spring 2

Summer 1

Summer 2

Writing

 

The Man Who Walked Between the Towers

By Mordicai Gerstein

Recount

Setting/Description

 

Egyptian Cinderella

By Shirley Climo

 

Instructions

Narrative

 

The Little Shoemaker

(short film)

 

Advertisement

Narrative

 

The Girl with a Brave Heart

By Rita Jahanforuz

 

Description

Non-chronological report

 

 

The Bog Baby

By Jeanne Willis

 

Diary

Non-chronological report

 

The Iron Man

By Ted hughes

 

Description

Eye-witness report

Mathematics

 

 

 

Science

 

 

Sound

 

Animals including humans

 

States of matter

 

Electricity

 

Living things and their habitats

 

Geography

 

 

Map skills (short unit)

 

 

Coastal study

History

 

 

 

 

 

Music

Y4 Music Scheme

Computing

Y4 Computing Scheme

PSHE

Y4 PSHE Scheme

Physical Education

Y4 PE Scheme

Religious Education

Why is Jesus inspiring to some people?

Why do some people believe life is a journey?

What can we learn from religions about what is right and wrong?

French

Y4 French Scheme

Art and Design

Drawing skills: portraits

 

 

 

 

Design and Technology

 

 

 

 

Model making linked to electricity

 

                 

 

 

Year 5

 

Autumn 1

Autumn 2

Spring 1

Spring 2

Summer 1

Summer 2

Writing

The Magic Box

By Kit Wright

Descriptive poetry

Greek Myths

By Marcia Williams

Diary Writing

‘Ham the Astrochimp’ (short film)

Descriptive writing ‘Pandora Discovered (short film)

Non-chronological report

Stone Age Boy

By Satoshi Kitamura

Narrative

Stone Age Boy

By Satoshi Kitamura

Persuasive writing

Writing linked to Science topic of animal life-cycles

TBC

Peterloo: Witness to a Massacre

(graphic novel)

By Robert Poole

Diary writing

Letter writing

Mathematics

Place Value

Addition and subtraction

Statistics

Multiplication and Division

Perimeter and Area

Multiplication and Division

Fractions

Decimals and Percentages

Decimals

Properties of Shapes

Position and Direction

Converting unites of measurement

Volume

Science

 

Earth and Space

Properties and changes of materials

Living things and their habitats; animals including humans; animal and human life cycles

Forces

Plant life cycles

Geography

 

Map work: Europe Time Zones

 

 

Study of region of Italy

 

History

Ancient Greece

 

Stone Age/ Iron Man

 

 

Music

Y5 Music Scheme

Computing

Y5 Computing Scheme

PSHE

Y5 PSE Scheme

Physical Education

Y5 PE Scheme

Religious Education

Why do some people think God exists?

If God is everywhere, why go to a place of worship?

What does it mean to be a Muslim in Britain today?

French

Y5 French Scheme

Art and Design

Textiles

 

 

 

 

Design and Technology

 

 

 

 

 

 

               

 

 

Year 6

 

Autumn 1

Autumn 2

Spring 1

Spring 2

Summer 1

Summer 2

Writing

Widow’s Broom

By Chris Van Allsburg

Video clip: Alma

Description

Narrative

Informal letter non-fiction linked to study of the Romans

There’s an Rang-Tan in my bedroom

By James Sellick

The Explorer

By Katherine Rundell

Persuasive leaflet Instructions

The Arrival

By Shaun Tan

 

Description

Formal personal letter

The Arrival

By Shaun Tan

 

Non Chronological report

Classic Poetry

Narrative – creating atmosphere

Mathematics

Place value

Addition and Subtraction

Multiplication and Division

Fractions

Decimals

Percentages

Algebra

Converting Units

Perimeter, Area and Volume

Ratio

Position and Direction

Properties of Shapes

Statistics

Problem Solving

Investigations

Science

Habitats

Evolution and inheritance

Circulatory system, diet, drugs, exercise and lifestyle

 

Light

Electricity

Geography

Maps: 8 compass points; 6 figure grid reference

 

The Amazon Basin

Trade and map work linked with Fairtrade

Map work at Ghyll Head

 

 

History

Romans

 

 

 

Music

Y4 Music Scheme

Computing

Y4 Computing Scheme

PSHE

Y4 PSE Scheme

Physical Education

Y4 PE Scheme

Religious Education

What do religions say to us when life gets hard?

Is it better to express your religion in arts and architecture or in charity and generosity?

What matters most to Christians and to Humanists?

French

Y4 French Scheme

Art and Design

 

 

Landscapes

 

 

Drawing skills

Design and Technology