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Curriculum

Birdwell Primary School

KS2 Curriculum Topics & PHSE Focus 2017/18

If you would like a copy of the schools curriculum or a copy of a policy document, please call into school and speak to one of the leadership team.

Getting to know you!

Personal Qualities

What makes you Unique and special

Friendship ,  relationships & Teamwork

 

Wellbeing

 

Respect & Valued contributions

Commitment  to Improve

BRITISH VALUES

Achievement for all

CONSTITUTION GLOBAL CITIZEN COMPARE & CONTRAST

Autumn

1st x 8 / 2nd x 7  (15 weeks in TOTAL)

Spring 

1st x 5 / 2nd x 5 (10 weeks in TOTAL)

Summer

1st x 7 / 2nd x 7 (14 weeks in TOTAL)

SUPER HEROES & VILLAINS

  – x 2weeks Whole school

(BRITISH VALUES LINK & LITERACY / NEWS REPORTS  FACTS  ) Inventing your own superhero Superpower costume gadgets who is there nemesis invent a villain research based homework on hero of choice

INCREDIBLES

 

“80 days around the world ”

x 8 weeks Whole school

(Geography holiday links and travel)

  • Holidays & Destinations
  • Travel and how this has developed –Technology link)
  • Literacy focus

 

Christmas Around The World

Link to display/Advent

RE/PHSE/CELEBRATIONS IN DIFFERENT  COUNTRIES – Christmas story on display boards

Music from around the world

 

     TOPIC CHOICE

  • Jungle Book
  • Horrible Histories
  • children’s Jobs through the ages 
  • iCE AGE 
  • Wildlife Under The SEA
  • Indiana Jones
  • Famous events in history
  • History mysteries

 

“YORKSHIRE ”  Here & There  KS1/2

(Global dimensions )

Compare & Contrast (PHSE – diversity of communities within Yorkshire county)

  • Geographical features- Human/Physical/how the diverse landscape was shaped.
  • Historical Geography
  • map work , famous landmarks/people 

 

USA – KS1/2

 

  • Compare & Contrast to Yorkshire
  • Map work
  • Global Dimensions link
  • Geography curriculum coverage

 

 

USE THE NATIONAL CURRICULUM SCIENCE CURRICULUM ENSURE COVERED PER YEAR GROUP

 

Ensure curriculum coverage under each topic heading + Literacy coverage to ensure writing is in everything. Remember to link topics and assembly ideas and themes to the PHSE topics and use the folder that Kim has provided.  

CLASS NOVEL

CLASS NOVEL

CLASS NOVEL

Music/PE/RE/Design Tech/Computing /Art & Design 

Music/PE/RE/Design Tech/Computing /Art & Design 

Music/PE/RE/Design Tech/Computing /Art & Design 

Getting to know you!

Personal Qualities

What makes you Unique and special

Friendship ,  relationships & Teamwork

 

Wellbeing

 

Respect & Valued contributions

Commitment  to Improve

BRITISH VALUES

Achievement for all

CONSTITUTION GLOBAL CITIZEN COMPARE & CONTRAST

Autumn

1st x 8 / 2nd x 7  (15 weeks in TOTAL)

Spring 

1st x 5 / 2nd x 5 (10 weeks in TOTAL)

Summer

1st x 7 / 2nd x 7 (14 weeks in TOTAL)

  • New Year new start (Attitudes to learning, respecting our environment and setting out as we mean to go on)
  • Educational and personal targets
  • Fantastic me
  • Adapting and managing change
  • Resilience in times of change
  • Positive & healthy relationships
  • Anti-Bullying

 

 

 

  • Promoting mental wellbeing and positive mental health
  • Resilience
  • PCSO Visits (behaviour)
  • Healthy Eating
  • Drugs education
  • E-Safety
  • Road Safety
  • Stranger danger

 

  • Diversity and tolerance
  • Shaping our future
  • Personal Hygiene, Puberty & Sex Education from Y4.upwards
  • Review educational and personal targets
  • Transition
  • Laws and Governance