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St George's C of E Academy Newtown

'Growing up together in Newtown'

Curriculum

 

"Subjects are taught through exciting topics which allow pupils to apply their skills in literacy and mathematics in a range of contexts.”

 

"Exciting and vibrant topic work combines subjects across the curriculum. "

OFSTED, November 2014

 

At St George’s, we have a Topic-based approach to learning – we believe this is the best way to provide a truly integrated approach to learning, along with developing skills to prepare children for the wider world. 

Below is our Topic Overview for 2016-17. Click on each Topic name to find out what we will be learning during the Topic.

 

 

Year Group

Autumn 1

Autumn 2

Spring 1

Spring 2

Summer 1

Summer 2

Year Group

Autumn 1

Autumn 2

Spring 1

Spring 2

Summer 1

Summer 2

Year 1

Who are we?

 

Let’s Celebrate

 

Explorers

 

Superheroes

 

Changes in Living Memory

Nature

Year 2

Fire!

Young Gardeners

Florence Nightingale

Transport

Castles

An Island Home

Year 3

We are Animals

Vikings

Weather

Theatre

Space

Egypt

Year 4

Romans

Religious

Celebrations

Tudors

Fun Fairs (incorporating Electricity)

Aliens

Feelings

Year 5

Danger at sea

Victorians

The Solar System

Forensics

Rainforests

Greece

Year 6

The Environment

WWII

Business

The Easter Story

Artists

Sport