Whole School Unit - The Fate of Fausto
Wolves in the Wall
Cloud Tea Monkeys
Poetry Genre – Do the (Chicken) Rap!, Ian Bland
Recount (biography) – Stone Girl, Bone Girl
Who's who? - Narrative
Short Stories - Narrative
Poetry Genre – Performance/Narrative – The Highway Man
Love that Book - Tales of Outer Suburbia)
Love that Book - Narrative - The Promise
Poetry Genre - (The Listeners/The Road Not Taken)
Literary Heritage – Macbeth
Wild Robot by Peter Brown
The Clockwork Crow by Catherine Fisher
Tyger S.f Said
Wild Boy by Rob Lloyd Jones
Kick by Mitch Johnson
Who Let the Gods Out? By Maz Evans
Power Maths Textbook 5A
Unit 1 - Place Value within 1,000,000
Unit 2 - Place Value within 1,000,000
Unit 3 - Addition and Subtraction
Unit 4 - Multiplication and Division 1
Unit 5 - Fractions 1
Unit 6 - Fractions 2
Power Maths Textbook 5B
Unit 7 - Multiplication and Division 2
Unit 8 - Fractions 3
Unit 9 - Decimals and Percentages
Unit 10 - Measure Perimeter and Area
Unit 11 - Graphs and Tables
Power Maths Textbook 5C
Unit 12 - Geometry - Properties of Shapes
Unit 13 - Geometry - Position and Direction
Unit 14 - Decimals
Unit 15 - Negative Numbers
Unit 16 - Measure - Converting Units
Unit 17 - Measure - Volume
Forces and Mechanisms - curriculum Maestro
This project teaches children about the forces of gravity, air resistance, water resistance and friction, with children exploring their effects. They learn about mechanisms, their uses and how they allow a smaller effort to have a greater effect.
Galileo Galilei and Isaac Newton
Earth and space - Curriculum Maestro
This project teaches children about our Solar System and its spherical celestial bodies. They describe the movements of the Earth and the other planets relative to the Sun, the Moon relative to Earth, and the Earth's rotation to explain day and night.
Ptolemy, Alhazen and Copernicus
Properties and Changes of materials - Curriculum Maestro
This project teaches children about the wider properties of materials and their uses. They learn about mixtures and how they can be separated using sieving, filtration and evaporation. They study reversible and irreversible changes, and use common indicators to identify irreversible changes.
Scientist: Spencer silver
Human Reproduction and Ageing - Curriculum Maestro
This project teaches children about animal life cycles, including the human life cycle. They explore human growth and development to old age, including the changes experienced during puberty and human reproduction.
Scientist: David Attenborough
Buddhism - Dharma Day - curriculum Maestro
Dharma Day, or Asalha Puja, is celebrated in July by Buddhists around the world. The word Dharma means teaching and Dharma Day commemorates Buddha's first sermon in the Deer Park in Varanasi, India, over 2500 years ago.
Hinduism - Holi - curriculum Maestro
Holi is celebrated throughout India and beyond. Bonfires are lit on the first day of Holi to remind Hindus of the story of Holika and Prahlad.
Islam - Ramadam and Eid al Fitr - Curriculum Maestro
Muslims fast from dawn to dusk during the holy month of Ramadan.Eid al-Fitr comes at the end of the fast and is an important religious holiday celebrated by Muslims worldwide.
Judiaism - Passover - Curriculum Maestro
Passover is one of the most important Jewish festivals. It commemorates the time Moses led the Israelite slaves to freedom over 3000 years ago.
Christianity Pentecost - Curriculum Maestro
Pentecost is celebrated 50 days after Easter. According to the Bible, Jesus had ascended into heaven 10 days earlier and the disciples were waiting to receive power from God to help them spread Jesus' message.
Sikhism - Guru Arjan Gurpurab - Curriculum Maestro
Gurpurabs are special celebration days that commemorate the lives of the Sikh Gurus.
Being Me in My World
Planning the forthcoming year
Being a citizen Rights and responsibilities Rewards and consequences How behaviour affects groups Democracy, having a voice, participating
Cultural differences and how they can cause conflict Racism Rumours and name-calling Types of bullying Material wealth and happiness Enjoying and respecting other cultures
Dreams and Goals
Future dreams The importance of money Jobs and careers Dream job and how to get there Goals in different cultures Supporting others (charity) Motivation
Smoking, including vaping Alcohol Alcohol and anti-social behaviour Emergency aid
Body image Relationships with food Healthy choices Motivation and behaviour
Self-recognition and self-worth Building self-esteem Safer online communities Rights and responsibilities online Online gaming and gambling Reducing screen time Dangers of online grooming SMARRT internet safety rules
Self- and body image Influence of online and media on body image Puberty for girls Puberty for boys Conception (including IVF) Growing responsibility Coping with change Preparing for transition
Dynamic Dynasties - Curriculum Maestro
This project teaches children about the history of ancient China, focusing primarily on the Shang Dynasty, and explores the lasting legacy of the first five Chinese dynasties, some of which can still be seen in the world today.
Groundbreaking Greeks - Curriculum Maestro
This project teaches children about developments and changes over six periods of ancient Greek history, focusing on the city state of Athens in the Classical age, and exploring the lasting legacy of ancient Greece.
Investigating Our World - Curriculum Maestro
This essential skills and knowledge project teaches children about locating map features using a range of methods. They learn about the Prime Meridian, Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), and worldwide time zones and study interconnected climate zones, vegetation belts and biomes. Children learn about human geography and capital cities worldwide before looking at the UK motorway network and settlements. They carry out an enquiry to identify local settlement types.
Sow, Grow and Farm - Curriculum Meastro
This project teaches children about the features and characteristics of land use in agricultural regions across the world, including a detailed exploration of significant environmental areas.
Tints Tone and Shades - Curriculum Maestro - Art week
This project teaches children about colour theory by studying the colour wheel and exploring mixing tints, shades and tones. They learn about significant landscape artworks and features of landscapes before using this knowledge to create landscape paintings.
Taotie - Curriculum Maestro
This project teaches children about the significance and art of the taotie motif, including ancient and contemporary casting methods.
Nature’s Art - Curriculum Maestro
This project teaches children about the genre of land art. They work outdoors to sketch natural forms and explore the sculptural potential of natural materials before working collaboratively to create land art installations.
Mixed Media Collage - Curriculum Maestro
This project teaches children about paper crafts, papermaking and collage techniques, including paper, fabric, mixed media and photo collage. They use their learning to create a final piece of small-scale, mixed media collage.
Moving Mechanisms - Curriculum Maestro
This project teaches children about pneumatic systems. They experiment with pneumatics before designing, making and evaluating a pneumatic machine that performs a useful function.
Eat the Seasons - Curriculum Maestro
This project teaches children about the meaning and benefits of seasonal eating, including food preparation and cooking techniques.
Architecture - Curriculum Maestro
This project teaches children about how architectural style and technology has developed over time and then use this knowledge to design a building with specific features..
Glockenspiel Stage 1:
Learning to read a musical stave.
Livin’ on a Prayer:
Implementing glockenspiel skills to a singing performance
Make You Feel My Love:
Implementing glockenspiel skills to a singing performance
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air:
Improvisation to a backing track, singing in a group performance.
Dancing In The Street:
Glockenspiel skills, singing solo, duet and as a group.
Three Little Birds
Using instruments to sing and perform Three Little Birds
Computing systems and networks - systems and searching
Creating media - video production
Creating media - introduction to vector graphics
Internet safety day 07.02.22
Data and information - flat-file database
Programming B - Selection in quizzes
Programming A - Selection in physical computing
Do You Have a Pet? (I)
The Weather (I)
Enhanced Curriculum - visits, extra curricula...
Faith Tour (3rd October 2023)
Whole School Cinema visit
Learn to Ride scheme