Red Hall

Primary School

Believe and Achieve

Curriculum Plan

The Curriculum 2017 -2018

2017-2018  Autumn 1 Autumn 2 Spring 1 Spring 2 Summer 1 Summer 2  
Early Years Why do leaves go crispy?

Learning will focus on the subject of Autumn, the fruits and seeds produced and how animals prepare for winter.

 

 

 

 

 

What is fire?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Which was the biggest dinosaur?

Children will enquire about the prehistoric world of dinosaurs and their lives.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Are eggs alive?

Children will learn about growing and living things including changes in nature and the life cycles of animals.

 

 

 

Why do spiders eat flies?

Learning will focus on how spiders and mini beasts feed and grow, their life cycles and habitats.

 

 

 

 

How many colours in a rainbow?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
Year 1/2 Dinosaur Planet

Children will learn about life in prehistoric times.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Best Band Boogie

Music themed ending in a fabulous performance.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Towers, Tunnels and Turrets

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Memory Box

Memories are special.  Children will look back on their own memories through family photos and special occasions.

 

 

 

 

 

 Moon Zoom

Children  will learn about space, the planets and aliens on our planet.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Beach Combers

Children will become expert beachcombers, sniffing out interesting and unusual objects.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  Splendid Skies – This topic will run throughout the year.
Year 3/4 Blue Abyss

Children enjoy a project based around the underwater world of incredible coral and mysterious sea creatures.

 

 

  Tribal Tales

Children will imagine life 5000 years ago in prehistoric times, from the stone age to the Roman Invasion.

 

 

 

 

Tremors

Children will discover the dangerous and ferocious world of natural disasters and their deadly effects.

 

Traders and Raiders

Sail back to the dark ages and learn about the lives of the Saxons and Romans.

 

 

 

 
Year 5/6 Allotment

Let’s grow!  Children dig deep and put their backs into making their own tubs and planters.

Stargazers

Children will explore a journey through space looking at our magnificent solar system.

Pharaohs

Find out about life on the River Nile, discovering Egypt and it’s fascinating ancient culture.

 

A Child’s War 

Children will learn about life in Britain during World War 2.