Curriculum

Pendeen Class Topics

 

This is an overview of some of the subjects and themes we study in Pendeen Class.  If you have any queries at any time, please feel free to call in.

Subject

Autumn 1A

Land of the Dinosaurs

Autumn 2A

Polar Regions

Spring 1A

Rainforests

Spring 2A

Outer Space

Summer 1A

Galapagos Islands

Summer 2A

Lighthouses

English

Narrative:

Y1 & Y1/2 – ‘Harry and the Bucketful of Dinosaurs’

Y2 – ‘Captain Flynn & the Pirate Dinosaurs’

Non-Fiction, Instructions:

‘How to Train a Dinosaur’

Narrative/ Storytelling:

Iris & Isaac

 

Poetry:

Winter Poetry

Narrative/ Storytelling:

Monkey See, Monkey Do

 

Recount (based on school trip)

Fantasy Stories:

‘Bob & the Moon Tree Mystery’

Non-chronological Reports:  Galapagos Animals

 

Poetry:

Riddles including Grammar

 

 

Narrative: ‘The Lighthouse Keeper’s Lunch’

 

Poetry:

Sounds of the Sea

Maths

Number and Place Value

Addition and Subtraction

Multiplication and Division

Fractions

Measurement

Properties of Shape

Position and Direction

Statistics (Year 2)

Science

Year 1

Seasonal Changes

Animals including Humans

Everyday Materials

Plants

Year 2

Living things and their habitats

Materials

Plants

Animals including Humans

Geography

 

North & South Poles

Life of an Inuit

Geographical similarities and differences – Home and Rainforest

 

Seven Continents and Five Oceans

 

History

Famous People – Mary Anning

 

Famous People – Scott of the Antarctic

 

 

Moon Landing

Famous People – Neil Armstrong

 

Famous People – Charles Darwin

 

Lighthouses

Famous People – Grace Darling

DT

 

Delightful Decorations

 

Moon Buggies

 

Lighthouses and Pulley Systems

Music

Hands, Feet, Heart

Ho, Ho, Ho

I Wanna Play in a Band

 

Zootime

Friendship

Reflect, Rewind and Replay

PE

Gym / Games

Dance / Games

Games / Gym

Gym / Games

Dance / Athletics

Gym / Athletics

RE

Leaders and Teachers

Christmas Celebrations

Who was Buddha?

Why is the Torah Special?

Christian Rites of Passage

What do Sikhs Believe?

Art

Drawing

 

Printing

 

Textiles

 

Computing

Discovery Coding- On the Move

Computer Science- Beebots

Digital Literacy- E-Safety

Discovery Coding- Simple Inputs

Information Technology- Apps

Digital Literacy- E-Safety