Topics.

Most of the Foundation subjects of the National Curriculum which came into force in September 2014 are covered by our topic approach. This includes history, geography, art, design & technology, computing and music.

In the Cygnet class (EYFS & KS1), we adopt a two year rolling programme of topics:

  AUTUMN SPRING SUMMER
YEAR 1 (2019/20)

Brave

Me and my shadow

Famous for five minutes

Super Heroes (Greeks)

Victorians

Eco Warriors

YEAR 2 (2020/21)

Under my feet

Blast off to Space

 

Wild Africa

What makes Britain great?

Turrets and tiaras

Percy in Southrop

In the Swan class (KS2) we adopt a four year rolling programme of topics:

  AUTUMN SPRING SUMMER
YEAR 1 (2019/20))

Why did the Vikings Invade and Settle?

How do settlements develop?

Ancient Greeks

 

How did the railway change lives in this area?

Saving our planet

YEAR 2 (2020/21)

Power of the Earth

Weather

Rainforests

The Mayans

France

Through my window - Southrop 

YEAR 3 (2021/22)

Anglo Saxons

World War II.

Romans

Ancient Egyptians

 

What makes Britain great? London

Food and energy

 

YEAR 4 (2022/23)

Rivers

Space.

Asia

The Stone Age

Were Henry VIII and Elizabeth I good monarchs?

History of a theme