Curriculum Topic Overview for All Year Groups

OUR TOPIC OVERVIEW

 

 

AUTUMN

SPRING

SUMMER

                     FOUNDATION 2

All about me

How are we the same and how are we different?

Percy the Park

Keeper

What animals come out at night in the park?

Celebrations

Who was born in a stable?

Chinese New Year

We are celebrating the year of...?

Fairy Tales

Who broke baby Bear’s chair?

New life

Which came first, the chicken or the egg?

Seasons – Spring and Summer

What are the seasonal new arrivals?

Pirates, Mermaids & Under the Sea

Where is the buried treasure hidden?

Keeping Healthy

What makes us healthy?

 

AUTUMN

SPRING

SUMMER

                           YEAR 1

Homes & Castles

Why do they build castles on hills?

 

What types of houses are there in the world?

Flight

Who where the bravest – Wright brothers, Montgolfier brothers or Neil Armstrong?

 

Extreme Environments!

Could a mere cat live in the North Pole?

Robots

Who invented the first robot?

 

Our local area

What makes Wales a tourist attraction?

 

AUTUMN

SPRING

SUMMER

                           YEAR 2

UK Map Study

Where would you prefer to live? France or England?

 

Famous People

Which French person had the biggest impact on our lives today?

Great Fire of London

Why did Samuel Pepys bury his cheese?

 

Life in Scotland

How is life on the Isle of Coll similar or different to our lives in West Kirby?

Victorian Seaside

What features would you change to improve West Kirby as a seaside resort?

 

Would you like to go on a Victorian holiday?

 

AUTUMN

SPRING

SUMMER

                            YEAR 3

Stone Age to

Iron Age

Do cave paintings tell a story?

Europe - Trade

Can the Earth provide for us when we are 50 and older?

Ancient Egypt

Tut’s death – accident or foul play?

 

AUTUMN

SPRING

SUMMER

                            YEAR 4

Rotten Romans

Did the Romans change Britain for the better?

 

Peace

What is peace and how can it be achieved?

Mysteries of the Maya

Who were the Maya?

Maya sport – life or death?

 

Mighty Mountains & Vicious Volcanoes

How is the earth formed?

What makes the Earth angry?

 

AUTUMN

SPRING

SUMMER

                           YEAR 5

Ancient Greece

What was so groovy about the Greeks?

Rainforests

Why should we be Eco-Warriors?

Anglo-Saxons

Were dragons real?

 

AUTUMN

SPRING

SUMMER

                            YEAR 6

Victorious Victorians

Did the Victorians improve the lives of children?

The Vikings

Were the Vikings always victorious and vicious?

Raging Rivers

Why should we go on a river holiday?