We teach Phonics using the Read, Write, Inc scheme as our base.
We teach English using Jane Considine - The Write Stuff
Our Reading is structured using a combination of reading scheme and real books which are levelled using standard Book Banding. Once children are confident readers they use The Reading Journey to access a wide range of genres.
We teach Maths using Big Maths and White Rose
We teach Science using Hamilton plans and Empiri Box as our base.
We teach PSHCE using the Ealing Scheme of Work for PHSE education, citizenship & SEAL.
Autumn: Health and Wellbeing
Spring: Living in the Wider World
We teach RE using the Diocese of Oxford Scheme of Work. This uses an Engage, Enquire, Evaluate and Reflect model. It is important that whenever the children are given the opportunity to reflect on what they have learned, they consider what difference their learning is making to their thinking and acting.
We teach Spanish using Catherine Cheaters Schemes of Work for Primary Spanish.
We teach PE using Real PE, Real Gym and offering opportunities with sports coaches including Cricket & Dance. Our Year 3 & 4 children go swimming once a week and are taught by trained swimming teachers.
Our topic work which includes Geography, History, Art and Design Technology is guided by Chris Quigley Milestones & Threshold Concepts and planned over a 2 or 3 year cycle. We try to learn through play and exploration, spending lots of time outside. Click on the topic name to see the detailed topic web:
Islands (Years 1 & 2)
|Back to the Future||Perfect Post||Adventure is out there.|
Oceans (Years 3 & 4)
|Year A||Year B|
Land of Hope & Glory
Explorers (Year 5 & 6)
|Year A||Year B|
Volcanoes & Earthquakes
Legacies & Legends