Year 1 Yearly Overview

TermLiteracyMathsScienceTopicComputingArt/DTPEPSHESMSCMusicWow opportunities
Autumn 1Non-Fiction
Labels & Captions (Our senses & our school)

Fiction
Stories with fantasy worlds (Alien School)
Number: Place Value within 10

Number: Addition and Subtraction within 10

Geometry: Shape
Using our SensesGeography: Our Spectacular SchoolI am safe online.Art
Picasso Portraits (Senses)
Teamwork
Co-ordination
Improving co-ordination with objects, including bouncing, throwing and catching.
New BeginningsWhat does it mean to belong to a faith community?Sounds Interesting – Exploring sounds in the environment.
Playing instruments rhythmically.
Using our bodies as percussion.
Alien Day
Autumn 2Non-Fiction
Instructions – How to make a diva

Fiction – Stories from other cultures (Rama & Sita)

Poetry – Winter Poetry (Adjectives)
Number: Addition and Subtraction within 10

Number: Place value within 20

Number:
Addition and Subtraction within 20
SeasonsHistory:
Celebrations
I am CelebratingDT
Moving Pictures (Rama & Sita)
Tenacity
Balance
Practising jumps from equipment, rolls and balancing with a partner.

Communication
Locomotion
Exploring moving in new ways over equipment.
Getting OnWhat does it mean to belong to a faith community?The Long and Short of
it

Exploring duration.
Identifying long and short sounds.
Playing and selecting instruments that have a long or short sound.
Bonfire

Diwali Day

Christmas party
Spring 1Non-Fiction
Information texts (Animals)

Fiction Stories with predictable and patterned language (Animals)

Poetry
Tiger Acrostic Poems
Number: Addition and Subtraction within 20

Number: Place Value within 50 (including multiples of 2, 5 and 10)
Animal AnticsGeography:
Fantastic Foleshill
I am a Collector.Art
Animal sculpture
Respect
Object mastery
Simple target games involving throwing and striking, balancing objects using equipment.
Imagination
Stability skills
Copying and repeating moves on your own and in a pair.
CitizenshipWho is a Christian and what do they believe?Morning of Music – Developing singing techniques.
Playing tuned and un-tuned instruments.
Weird ‘n’ Wonderful Animal Visit
Spring 2Fiction
Stories with familiar settings (Tiger who came to Tea)

SPaG focus
Measurement: Length and Height

Measurement: Weight and Volume

Number: Multiplication and Division
Everyday MaterialsHistory:
Houses Then and Now
I am a PainterD+T
Fruit Kebab – Creating a healthy snack for the tiger
Empathy
Agility
Playing simple team games with tags
ChoicesWho is a Christian and what do they believe?Morning of Music – Developing singing techniques.
Playing tuned and un-tuned instruments.
St John’s House Museum workshop

Summer 1Fiction
Traditional Tales

Non-fiction:
Information text
Toys then and now
Number: Multiplication and Division

Number: Fractions

Geometry:
Position and Direction
STEAM: Marble RunHistory: Toys in the PastI am a StorytellerD+T
Terrific Toys
Resilience
Speed skills.
Racing over short distances.
Taking part in group relay races.
CommunitiesWhat makes some places sacred?What’s the score?
Exploring instruments and symbols.
Understanding a simple graphic score. Reading basic Rhythmic Notation.
Herbert Art Gallery visit – Toys from the Past.
Summer 2Non-fiction:
Recount (trip)

Poetry: Shape Poetry
Number: Place Value within 100

Measurement:
Money

Measurement:
Time
Plant DetectivesGeography: City and CountryI am a Treasure HunterArt
Georgia O’Keeffe

(Flower paintings)
Brilliance
Object mastery
Introducing racket/ bat games. Striking an object – making contact.
ChangesWhat makes some places sacred?Instruments of the Orchestra.-
Exploring timbre, tempo and dynamics.

More rhythmic notation reading.
Trip to Coombe Abbey Country Park