Curriculum Overview

 

Term 1

Term 2

Term 3

Term 4

Term 5

Term 6

Theme Focus

History/Geography

 

Science

Chemistry

History/Geography

 

Science

Science

Arts

Year 1

Changes within living memory, significant individuals

Everyday materials

The seaside

Plants

Animals

Collage and Printing

Year 2

Event beyond living memory, significant individuals

(transport then and now)

Materials for different purposes

Around the World

Plants and animals in their habitats

Animals Food and hygiene

Textiles and Sculpture

Year 3

Bristol

Stone age, Iron age, Romans

Rocks and Soils

Ancient Egypt

Plants and animals

Nutrition, life cycles

Forces Magnets and Light

Collage and Printing

Year 4

(Bristol +)Britain’s settlers and invaders

Anglo Saxon, Vikings, Normans

States of matter – liquids, solids, gases

Caribbean /Distant shore

Living things in their habitats

Sound and electricity

Textiles and Sculpture

Year 5

Battling Britain (+ impact on Bristol)

WWI, WWII

Changes in materials

Ancient Greece

Living things in their habitats

Earth space and forces

Collage and Printing

Year 6

What is home?

Light and electricity

Early Islamic civilisation OR Benin

Living things in their habitats

Evolution

Revision of science

Textiles and Sculpture