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William Cobbett Primary School

Curriculum Map 2020-21

 

AUTUMN

Topics:

1: Paws, Claws and Whiskers

2: Memory Box

SPRING

Topics:

1: Bright Lights, Big City

2: Moon Zoom!

SUMMER

Topics:

1: Dinosaur Planet

2: Enchanted Woodland

English

1: 'The Tiger Who Came To Tea;;  Instructions; Story; Sentence building

2: 'Amazing Grace'; Non-chronological report about themselves; Poetry; Traditional story: The Three Billy Goats Gruff

1: Recount; 'Winter's Child' descriptive writing and story; 'George's Marvellous Medicine' Instructions 

2: Recount of memorable experience; Non-chronogical report about an insect; 'The Papaya That Spoke' story

1: Non-chronological report on an invented flower; 'Rose meets Mr Wintergarten' story

2: 'The Sound Collector' poems; 'Baboon On The Moon' letter writing; Advert for a local place

Maths See 'Mathematics overview' using the purple tab on this page    

Science

1: Animals, including humans; Working scientifically

2: Animals, including humans; Working scientifically

1:  Working scientifically

2: The Solar System, properties of everyday materials

1: Plants and animals

2: Plants and animals, identifying and classifying plants, animals

Computing

1: Exploring Purple Mash

2: Lego builders; Grouping and sorting

1: Pictograms

2: Maze explorers, Beebot (floor robot); Technology outside school

1: Coding

2: Introduction to keyboard skills; Animated story books

Geography

 

1: Using and making maps; Describing physical features

1: Countries and capital cities of the UK; Physical features of the UK; Settlements; Human features; Weather and seasons; Landmarks; Aerial images; Locational language; Maps; Compass directions; Geographical similarities

2: Satellite images

1: Locating continents and oceans

2: Making maps

History

 

2: Changes within living memory

1: Monarchy; Significant event – Great Fire of London

2: Astronauts

1: Events beyond living memory, Mary Anning

PSHE

SEAL: New Beginnings 

              Getting On and Falling                    Out (includes anti-                              bullying week)

Drug education – medicines and safety rules

What to do in an emergency 

Hazards in the home: fire safety

SEAL : Going for Goals; 

               Good To Be Me 

Staying healthy

Food from around the world 

Yr 1 only: Pedals – road safety.  Recap road safety for Year 2

SEAL: Relationships 

              Changes

Voting and debating – having a say 

Understanding the human life cycle and keeping clean: general hygiene 

Charity – fund raising  

Money

Art

1: Talking about art; Drawing; Collage; Making models; Painting; Sculpture; Masks and products

2: Drawing; Painting; Collage; Family portraits

1. Drawing

2: Models of the Solar System

1: Large and small-scale modelling

2: Working with natural materials, drawing, painting

DT

1: Designing labels; Designing and making animal enclosures

2:Celebration cards; Making a memory box

1: Models of landmarks

2: Design and make space-themed vehicles

 

1: Designing and making

2: Building structures

Indoor PE

Outdoor only currently due to Covid-19

Gymnastics

Dance

Games

Team building games

Invasion games

Net/wall games

Invasion games

Athletics

Striking & fielding

Music

 

On hold currently due to Covid-19

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RE

Who is Jesus?

Why did Jesus tell parables?

What does the Christmas story tell Christians about Jesus?

Why do Jewish families celebrate Shabbatt?

What do Christians believe God is like?

What do eggs have to do with Easter?

Who is Allah and how do Muslims worship him?

Why should we look after our world?

Is the world a fair place?