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KS1 Long Term Topic Planning

Below are long term curriculum plans for Key stage 1 (Infants).  They rotate to ensure complete curriculum coverage during the children's time in the class.

 2012-2013

Term

Topic

History

Geography

Trips / Visits

Autumn 1

Farming

 

Local Farming

Visit a Farm

Autumn 2

Farming

Farming in the Past

 

Farming Museum

Spring 1

Countries Around the World

 

Country Study: UK, China, Australia, Antarctica and Gambia/Africa.

Chinese Day 
Australia  Day

Spring 2

Dinosaurs

Dinosaurs

 

Visit from the Dinosaur Museum / Church Visit

Summer 1

Under the Sea

 

Seas

Pirate Day

Summer 2

Oh I do like to be beside the seaside

Holidays in the Past

 

Circus Workshop

 

2013-2014

Term

Topic

History

Geography

Trips / Visits

Autumn 1

People who help us around the World

 

Treasure Maps of the local area

Walk around villages

Autumn 2

People who help us around the World

History of York

 

Trip around York 
Jorvik Centre

Spring 1

Space

Neil Armstrong

 

Malton Sorting Office

Spring 2

Space

Neil Armstrong

 

 

Summer 1

Fantasy

 

Rivers, Oceans and Seas

Workshop from Circus Tesco Visit

Summer 2

Fantasy

Schools in the past

 

Eureka

 

2014-2015

Term

Topic

History

Geography

Trips         / Visits

Autumn 1

Houses and Homes

Houses over time

 

Castle Museum

Autumn 2

Houses and Homes

 

Local Geography Study

 

Spring 1

Travelling

 

The World

Railway Museum `

Spring 2

Travelling

Travel history

 

 

Summer 1

Seaside

 

Comparison of two places

Visit Mosque / Gurdwara

Summer 2

Seaside

History of the seaside

 

Den Building

Visit to Scarborough Sea Life Centre / beach

 

2015-2016

Term

Topic

History

Geography

Trips / Visits

Autumn 1

I want to be...

History of York

 

Ambulance Visit
Talk from School Nurse

Autumn 2

I want to be...

Isambard the engineer

 

Visit from engineer, police, fire service and vet.

Spring 1

What is it made of?

The Great Fire of London

 

Forest Schools

Spring 2

What is it made of?

 

Oceans and Seas

Flamingo Land
DT Day

Summer 1

It's Our Planet

 

It's Our Planet

Howsham Mill

Summer 2

It's Our Planet

 

It's Our Planet

RE Day 
Duncombe Park

 

2016-2017

Term

Topic

History

Geography

Trips / Visits

Autumn 1

Terrington Time Travellers

Local History Study

 

Castle Howard  
All Saints Church

Autumn 2

Terrington Time Travellers

Local History Study

 

Howsham Mill

Spring 1

 Rainforest

 

Continents

Media Museum

Spring 2

 Artic

 

 Continents

 Tropical World

Summer 1

 Farming

 

Geographical Features

 Countryside day

Summer 2

 

 

 

 

Please note that the plans may be subject to change.