Big Picture Year Plan:

Spiral Thread

Term 1 planning

Term 2 planning

Term 3 Planning

Term 4 Planning

Term 5 planning

Term 6 planning

Olympic Values

Inspiration
Courage
Friendship
Equality and Respect
Determination
Excellence

Attitudes & Values

Self-belief

Opinions

Nurturing

Respect

Purpose

Having Fun

Thinking & Learning

Learning to learn

BAW

Independence

Questions: Pose own questions to guide research on a dinosaur

Creative Thinking: dare to dream

Critical Thinking

Learning to live

Learning Together

Task Roles: Going into Tutankahmun's Tomb (see theme planning)

Presentation & Performing: Christmas Play

Listening & Talking

Collaborative Project: Weather Forecast Presentation video (see literacy planning weeks 5 & 6)

Disagreeing & Debating: was it ok for Henry VIII to marry six times?(see term overview and theme planning)

Large Groups

Knowledge & Experiences

Walk like an Egyptian

British Museum

Indian Dreams

Digging Deeper

Paradise Park

Wherever the Weather

Terrible Tudors

Anne of Cleves House

Going For Gold

Literacy

Adventure & Mystery Stories

Indian Traditional Tales

Letters

Information Texts

Shape Poetry

Instructions

Performance Poetry

Language Play & calligrams

Reports

Newspaper Reports

Dialogues & Plays

Authors

Stories with familiar settings

Science

Sun & Shadows

Magnets & Springs

Rocks & Soils

Characteristics of Materials

Help Plants Grow Well

Teeth & Eating

History/

Geography

Ancient Egyptians


India: comparing life, physical features & culture.

Volcanoes & Dinosaurs

Collecting and using weather data, e.g. rainfall.

Forms of weather.

Tudors: Henry VIII and his wives

Study a country of the world (Olympics)

R.E.

After life, funeral rituals and Egyptian Gods.

Hinduism:

Hindu Worship
Ganesha
Hindu Belief In God
Divali, story of Rama & Sita
The Christmas Story




Judaism:

Moses and the Exodus
Sukkot
Passover
Hannukah




Maundy Thursday

Christian/Jewish Marriage

Artefacts for Christian prayer and worship

Music

Recorders (East Sussex Music Service)

Recorders

Indian music ('Animal Magic' Hasthas)

Recorders

Recorders

Recorders

Recorders

Art/D.T.

3D modelling, collaging (scarab beetles, cuffs, ceremonial necklaces, mummies & sarcophagi)

Food: visit to restaurant & make Indian sweets

Clay Diva lamps

Making a fossil with plaster of Paris

Dinosaur drawings

Water colour painting - landscapes & weather conditions

Pop Up Non fiction information text - plants

Design & Make a team t-shirt

I.C.T.

e-safety

Combining Text and Graphics

Dataloggers: light sensor (Science Investigation)

Combining Text and Graphics

Control (Maths -programmable toy- direction)

Databases - weather data

Dataloggers: temperature (weather)

Communicating with video

An Introduction to Multi-media - tudor pp presentation

Control: Robolab (make Olympic Logo & design own repeating pattern)

Audio Presentations

P.E.

Invasion Games

Bollywood dancing

Gymnastics

Net and Wall Games / OAA

Striking & Fielding Games

Athletics