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Year 1/2

Year A

 

2021 - 2222

Autumn

Spring

Summer

English

  • Lists, labels and captions
  • Traditional Tales
  • Poetry - learning a familiar poem
  • Poetry - calligrams
  • Recount
  • Non-chronological reports
  • Instructions
  • Explanations
  • Stories reflecting own experience

Maths

See Herts Essentials Autumn Overview

See Herts Essentials Spring Overview

See Herts Essentials Summer Overview

Science

Animals including Humans

(Yr1 objectives)

Materials

(Yr1 objectives)

Plants

(Yr1 & 2 objectives)

Working scientifically - on going across the year

Computing

Getting to know the Chromebooks

ESafety

Programming 

ESafety

Drawing programmes 

Algorithms 

ESafety

Geography

Animals from Different Climates

Britain

Oceans and Seas 

Geographical skills and fieldwork - on going across the year

History

Global Activists from Past 

 

Significant Events - Guy Fawkes, Remembrance Day

Famous Artists

Oceans and Seas - pirates

D.T.

Christmas - design pop-up card

Making a thaumatrope (spinner)

Clay diva lamps



 


 

Art and Design

Take One Picture

Portraits

Christmas - cards, decorations day

Animals - African sunsets, Aboriginal art, icy watercolours

Famous Artists - work inspired by Andy Warhol, Jackson Pollock, Van Gogh

Oceans and Seas - marbling, printing

Music 

Linked to topic

Christmas songs

Linked to topic

Linked to topic

P.E. 

Dance

Yoga

Ball skills

Gymnastics

Team games

Athletics 

R.E. 

Sources of wisdom

Beliefs and practices

Symbols and Actions - Diwali

Beliefs and Practices - Easter

Identity and Belonging

Human responsibility and values

Justice and fairness

 

Year B

 

2020 -2021

Autumn

Spring

Summer

English

  • Stories with predictable phrasing
  • Labels, lists and captions
  • Recount
  • Rhyming couplets
  • Stories with recurring language
  • Report
  • Calligrams
  • Take One Book
  • Myths (creation stories) 
  • Instructions
  • Explanations
  • Take One Poet

Maths

See Herts Essentials Autumn Overview

See Herts Essentials Spring Overview

See Herts Essentials Summer Overview

Science

Use of Everyday Materials 

(Yr2 objectives)

Seasonal Changes (Yr1 objectives)

Living Things and their Habitats 

(Yr2 objectives)

Animals including Humans 

(Yr2 objectives)

Working scientifically - on going across the year

Computing

Getting to know the Chromebooks

ESafety

Programming 

ESafety

Drawing programmes 

Algorithms 

ESafety

Geography

Our School 

 

Weather

Great Fire Of London


 

Food from Other Countries

Geographical skills and fieldwork - on going across the year

History

Our School

 

Significant Events

 

Guy Fawkes, Remembrance Day

Great Fire of London

Food from Other Countries

D.T.

Christmas - sewing

Great Fire of London - Tudor House models

Food from Other Countries - healthy food discussions; designing own chocolate bar

Art and Design

Take One Picture

Portraits

Materials - wax resist, printing designs

Our School - clay work, collage

Christmas - cards & decorations

Great Fire of London - charcoal drawings, London silhouette 


 

Food from Other Countries - Giuseppe Arcinboldo


 

Music 

Linked to topic

Christmas songs

Linked to topic

Linked to topic

P.E. 

Ball skills

Yoga

Gymnastics/dance

Athletics

Team building games

R.E. 

Prayer, worship and reflection

Beliefs and practices - Christmas, Diwali, Hanukkah

Ultimate questions

Beliefs and practices - Easter, Eid, Holi

Justice & Fairness

Human responsibility and values 

 

Phonics is taught through Monster Phonics

Reading is taught through a range of combined schemes and the online platform, Bug Club

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