Kirkstall St. Stephen’s C of E (Voluntary Aided) Primary School

Year 1

Year 1 Overview 2017-18

 

Autumn 1

Autumn 2

Spring 1

Spring 2

Summer 1

Summer 2

Topic driver

 

Toys

Celebrations

Explorers

Fairy tales

 

At Sea

Being healthy

Literacy

 

Recount

Harry and the Robots

Toys- non-fiction text

Poetry - fireworks

Information texts – nocturnal animals

Narrative - stickman

 

Stories from other cultures

Information texts about a country not in the EU

 

Traditional tales

 

Pirate stories

How to be a pirate non- fiction text

Chants

 

Diary

Supertato

Maths

 

Place value

Addition and subtraction

Place value

Addition and subtraction

Geometry

Addition and subtraction

Place Value

 

Multiples

Length and height

Weight and volume

 

Multiplication and Division

Fractions

Geometry

Money

Place value

time

PE

 

Real P.E.

Gymnastics

Real P.E.

Dance

Real P.E.

Gymnastics

Real P.E.

Dance

Real P.E.

Gymnastics

Real P.E.

Dance

Computing

 

We are story tellers

We are celebrating

We are treasure hunters

We are painters

We are tv chefs

We are collectors

Science

Seasonal changes ongoing throughout the year

 

Everyday materials

Senses

Name and label parts of the body

Seasonal changes

Animals including humans

What animals might eat /carnivores/herbivores

Animal structure

 

Plants

 

Seasonal changes

Fruit/seeds

Investigations

Seasonal changes

Art

 

Famous sculptor – Leo Sewell.

 

Clay - sculpture

Mixing colours – autumnal pictures

Cultural Art

Using mechanisms to make a moving picture.

Pivot levers

 

 

Drawing and painting

Giuseppe Arcimboldo

Exploring printing with fruit/veg

DT

 

Designed and make a robot

 

 

Make a fairy tale house

Lego

Wood

Straw

Explore how to make them stronger.

 

Fruit kebabs

Healthy eating.

Geography

 

 

Seasonal weather patterns

Place Knowledge

Topic focus on a country outside of the EU

Hot and cold areas

equator and maps

Geographical skills – compass

Where is the wolf hiding?

Seasonal weather patterns

Locational knowledge

Continents and oceans Geographical skills – compass

Seasonal weather patterns

Geographical vocabulary

 

 

History

 

Changes within living memory

Abbey House museum

Bonfire night

Gun powder plot

 

 

 

 

Mary Seacole

Music

 

Rhythm games

Singing songs

Play untuned instruments – bonfire night

Rhythm games

 Untuned percussion- Changing musical elements

Speaking chants

Dynamics

PSHCE

 

Beginning and belonging

Anti-bullying week

My emotions

Working together

Relationships

Healthy lifestyles

Keeping safe

RE

 

Why should we be thankful?

What can we learn about God through stories?

What happened in Jesus’ life?

What happens at Easter? (New life)

What are special books (Bible, Torah and Qur’an)?

What do Christians believe God is like?

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of
all children, and expects our staff and volunteers to share this commitment.