HAWTHORN CLASS – AUTUMN CURRICULUM – 2020
English Power of Reading text: ‘Here We Are’ (Unity and kindness); either R.W. Inc. or R.W. Inc.
Fresh Start group programmes; along with reading some Greek myths and completing a
range of comprehension texts and SPaG activities.
Maths Number and Place Value, Addition and Subtraction, Shape, Multiplication and
Division, Position and Direction, Decimals, Measurement (Mass), Time.
Science Earth and Beyond (Planets and the solar system; rotation of the Earth and
Feel the Force (Experimentation of friction, up thrust, air resistance and
History Ancient Greeks (Investigation into the lives of the Ancient Greeks and
their contributions to mankind through democracy, architecture, sport and
Geography Time Zones: The Sun Never Sets on the Commonwealth (Lines of longitude and
latitude; identify countries in different time zones; researching information on a
Art Grecian Artwork (Using mod-roc to create a Greek vase); Lois Mailou Jones (Black History
DT Bread (Investigating existing products; making and evaluating their own
RE Hinduism (Festival of Diwali; comparing the meaning of light in Hinduism and
other religions; learning about the: customs, gods and key features of
PSHE Health and Wellbeing (Balanced and healthy lifestyles, exploring choices
that can affect/ improve physical and mental health; exploring ways
children can manage their feelings and anxieties).
Music Living on a Prayer
Classroom Jazz 1 (Exploring the musical genres and development of rock and jazz).
PE Hockey; Gymnastics (Indoors);
Invasion Games; Athletics (Outdoors)
Computing Coding (Writing and debugging code to complete tasks);
Online Safety (Learning how to use the internet safely; challenges of social
media, online friendships and cyberbullying).