Curriculum Overview - Our topic for the Summer Term is 'The Seaside'.



Art and design


Beach landscapes

Clay shells

Fine line shell drawings

Sand pictures

Seaside snapshots






We are collectors - Finding images using the web

In this unit, the pupils will use web search engines to collect pictures of different types of animals and then explore ways in which those pictures can be organised.

On going E-Safety

History / Geography

History -  What was the seaside like in the past?

Geography - Where do you go on your holidays?


The children will have weekly music lessons with Mrs Longhurst.


The children will have weekly RE lessons with Mrs Longhurst.

PSHCE  / role play / trips

Role play – Souvenir Shop

Trip - St Annes

PE and Games

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


Easter recount

Information Texts - making a holiday brochure

Postcards - 'At the Beach' by Roland Harvey

Poetry - Seaside Poems

Stories from the same author - The Lighthouse Keepers Lunch

Plan and recount a trip to St Annes


Phonics - Most children are on Phase 4/5 of Letters and Sounds, this is taught daily.

There are also intervention groups run each day for children who are on Phase 2/3.

The phonics screening check will take place in June - more details to follow soon.



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 50p.
  • Time – days of the week, reading time to the hour, half past, 1/4 past.
  • Measuring - length, volume, weight


Animals including humans

Human body parts

Animal body parts




Carnivores, herbivores, omnivores

Grouping animals

Farm animals



The children will have weekly Spanish tuition with Senorita Andrea on a Tuesday morning.