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Phoenix Infant Academy

Overview

The table below demonstrates the curriculum design for this year group. It is important to note that changes are inevitable as our curriculum is an ever-changing evolving model based upon the interests of the children and the context of the community:

Subject

Aut 1

Aut 2

Spr 1

Spr 2

Sum 1

Sum 2

Topic

Superheroes

Bright Lights, Big City

Moon Zoom!

Dinosaur Planet

The Enchanted Woodland

Paws, Claws and Whiskers

Engage activity

Superhero mission to save Teddy!

Tea party with the Queen

Mobile planetarium

Fossil excavating and animatronic T-Rex

 Black Park

TBC

Writing

Text foci

Supertato

Cops and Robbers

Instructions finish / How to Catch a Star!

Non-fiction / Poetry

Snow White

Where the Wild Things Are

Avocado Baby

Instructional writing

Aliens Love Underpants

The Dinosaur’s Diary

Stick Man

Lost and Found

Maths

Number, addition and subtraction within 10, shape and pattern

Numbers to 20, addition and subtraction within 20, time

Calculation strategies, numbers to 50, time

Addition and subtraction, fractions, measures and length

Numbers 50 to 100 and beyond, addition and subtraction strategies, money

Money, multiplication and division, measures: capacity and volume.

Science

Humans

Everyday Materials

Seasonal Changes

Animals

Plants

Consolidation

Computing

- Navigation & Online safety

- Grouping & sorting

- Pictograms

- Lego Builders

- Maze Explorers

- Animating story books

- Coding

- Spreadsheets

- Technology outside of school

RE

Special People

Special Symbols and Objects

Special Things in Nature

PSHE

New Beginnings

Getting on and falling out

Going for Goals

Good to be Me

Relationships

Changes

PE

Personal Cog

-Co-ordination – footwork

-Static balance – 1 leg

Social Cog

-Dynamic balance to agility – jumping and landing

-Static balance - seated

Cognitive Cog

-Dynamic balance on a line

-Static balance - stance

Creative Cog

-Co-ordination – footwork

-Static balance – 1 leg

Physical Cog

-Co-ordination – sending and receiving

-Agility – reaction and response

 

Health and Fitness Cog

-Agility – ball chasing

-Static balance – floor work