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Topic and foundation subjects

At Barlby, our curriculum is underpinned by our values creativity, determination and respect. We aim to provide a broad and balanced curriculum that is delivered through rich, imaginative and cross-curricular learning that will inspire children. We offer a curriculum which builds on the knowledge, understanding and skills of all children, whatever their starting point, as they progress through each Key Stage. The curriculum incorporates the statutory requirements of the National Curriculum 2014 and other experiences and opportunities which best meet the learning and developmental needs of the pupils in our school. The aim of our curriculum is for pupils to have the skills to be motivated, successful, and independent lifelong learners.

 

Our topics:

 

Autumn 1

Autumn 2

Spring 1

Spring 2

Summer 1

Summer 2

Year 1

 

 

ALL ABOUT ME!

 

 

DINOSAURS

 

 

THE GREAT FIRE OF LONDON

 

 

SEASONS

 

 

 

TRAVEL AND TRANSPORT

Year 2

 

 

MATERIAL WORLD

 

 

 

FAMOUS PEOPLE

 

 

 

TOWERS, TUNNELS AND TURRETS

 

 

LET’S GET HEALTHY!

 

 

BEACHCOMBERS /

RIO DE VIDA!

Year 3

 

HOLA AMIGO!

 

 

CAPTAIN CAVEMAN!

 

TREMORS

 

ANCIENT EGYPTIANS

 

 

RAINFORESTS / PREDATORS

 

Year 4

 

 

ANCIENT GREECE

 

 

 

 

SAVE THE PLANET!

 

 

 

 

CHAIN REACTION!

 

 

 

 

BRIGHT LIGHTS, BIG CITY

 

 

 

INVADERS AND SETTLERS

 

 

Year 5

 

STARGAZERS

 

WATER

 

EARLY ISLAMIC CIVILISATION

 

TIME TRAVELLERS

 

OFF WITH HER HEAD!

Year 6

 

 

THE VICTORIANS

 

 

BLOOD HEART

 

 

FROZEN KINGDOM

 

 

ID

 

 

A CHILD’S WAR