Spiral
Thread
Term 1
Planning
Term 2
Planning
Resources
Term 3
Planning
Term 4
Planning
Term 5
Planning
Term 6
Planning
Attitudes
& Values
Respect
Self belief
Opinions
Purpose
Nuturing
Having fun
Thinking
& Learning
Learning to learn
Independence
Creative thinking
Learning to Live
Questions
Critical thinking
Learning
Together
Collaberative projects
Presentation and
performing
Listening and
talking
Task roles
Large groups
Disagreeing and
debating
Knowledge &
Experiences
Nursery Rhymes
Once upon a time
Traditional tales
Teddy Bear
Teddy Bear
Marvelous Me-My Family and Friends

It's getting bigger and bigger
Up up and away!
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Prime areas
Personal Social Emotional
Development SEAL
Circle games
New Beginnings
Self confidence and self awareness
Going for goals SEAL

Support chn to feel good about their
own success.
To see adults as partners in their learning.
Making relationships
Parachute games
Role Play; Post office and Home area.
Feelings, friendly behaviour etc.
Getting on and falling out

The Bear Who Wouldn't Share
Role Play
Home corner
Vet
Good to be me
Relationships
Changes
Physical Development
Gross and fine motor skills
Finger exercises
Threading
Weaving
Ball skills/beanbags
Targets
Ballroom dancing
Moving and handling
Different ways of moving during play and PE
Ball skills
Gross and fine motor skills
Cutting skills
Dance
Country dancing
Gymnastics
Ball skills



Communication and Language
Talk about
personal experiences
Rhyming patterns
Sequence pictures and retell
nursery rhymes.
One to one and small group
conversations.
Talk about personal experiences
Sequence pictures and retell
Traditional Tales
Journey of a Letter
Talk about personal experiences



Specific areas
Literacy
Humpty Dumpty
Jack and Jill
Hickory Dickory Dock
Little Bo Peep
The Jolly Postman The Jolly Christmas Postman
Christmas
The Nativity
Letter to Santa
Christmas Cards
Winter
This is the Bear

This is the Bear and the Scary Night
Goldilocks and the Three Bears.

We're going on a Bear Hunt
Can't you Sleep Little Bear
I want my mum
My Mum and Dad Make Me Laugh
My mum is wonderful
Jack and the Beanstalk
Jaspers beanstalk
You choose
The tiny seed
Olivers vegetables
Handas suprise
The Hungry Caterpillar
You Choose
Rosie's Walk
The Train Ride
Maths
Recognise numbers 0 to 10.
Count aloud in 1’s.
Count reliably 10 everyday objects.
Recognise numbers in the environment
Match objects to the number.
Say and use number names in order.
Know that numbers identify how many
objects are in a set.
Number identify how many in a set.
Know one more and one less.
Handling data
Sort familiar objects to identify their
similarities and differences.

Week 1 Continue with number recognition.
Week 2 Pattern and ordinal numbers
Week 3 Find 1 more or 1 less from a number 0 to 10.
Week 4 Use language such as greater than, lighter, smaller, heavier etc.Length
Subtract by taking away.
Week 5 Count aloud in 2’s.
Solve problems involving finding 1 more, counting in 2’s and combining 2 groups.
Week 6 Use language such as “circle” or bigger to describe shape and size of 2d and 3d shapes.
Sort shapes to identify their properties.
Also look at Money to link in with Teddy Bear's Picnic shopping
Week 1 Number recognition (which will also run through every week.)
Week 2 Time
Week 3 Weight
Week 4 Sorting
Week 5 Word Problems
Week 1 Addition and subtraction
Week 1
Week 2
Week 3
Week 4
Week 5
Understanding the world
Visit parts of the local community. eg Library
Explore both the built and natural world.


Barnaby Bear



Expressive arts and design
Technology: ICT CD player
Paint program
Online games
Colour mixing, weaving, sponge printing.

Programable toys



RE
I'm Special
My Family and Friends
A Special Baby
Preparing for Christmas
Special Places and Special objects