Curriculum Overview - Our topic this term is 'The Seaside'.



Art and design


Shell patterns

Fish scales 

Beach Hut paintings

Pebble painting

Clay pots and shells

Design: Model lighthouses



We Are Treasure Hunters

Beebots -  Plan a journey/maps of the beach

Video postcards

Photos of Plants

On going E-Safety

History / Geography

History - Compare seaside holidays now to in the past - clothing, events, ways of life, timelines

Geography - Compare Littleborough/St Anne's/Non - European Country


The children will continue to have weekly music lessons with Mrs Longhurst.


The children will continue to have weekly RE lessons with Mrs Fairbanks, this half term looking at how we follow Jesus.

PSHCE  / role play / trips

Role play – Souvenir Shop

Trips –  Walks round the local area, Visit St Anne's for the day.

PE and Games

In PE children will do various multi skills activities following the REAL PE scheme of work.

We will also be practicing for Sports Day!


Postcards - linked to ICT

Diary of a plant


Recount of trip

Information leaflet on St Anne's (linked to ICT)

Seaside Poems

Lighthouse Keepers Lunch

Phonics - Most children are on Phase 5 of Letters and Sounds, this is taught daily. There are also intervention groups run each day for children who are on Phase 3/4. The phonics screening check will take place week beginning June 12th.



Children will be covering these topics:

  • Place Value and counting
  • Ordering numbers
  • Addition and subtraction facts
  • Shape – 2-d and 3-d shapes
  • Doubles and halves
  • Money – recognising and adding coins up to 20p.
  • Time – days of the week, reading time to the hour and half past.
  • Measuring - length, volume


Materials (1st Half Term)

Plants (2nd Half Term)



The children will continue having weekly Spanish tuition with Mrs Lusted on a Thursday morning.