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 Early Years Foundation Stage

The Early Years Foundation Stage curriculum is cross curricular but is based around the following topics:-

Autumn

Ourselves

Traditional tales – sorting/ cooking/ journeys

Spring

Colour and light

Spring                                         Growing

Summer

Materials

Water                                         Minibeasts

The  Physical Education Programme is designed by Val Sabin and is:-

 

Autumn

Write Dance

Gymnastics:  Introductory unit, Travelling

Dance: Unit 1 and 2

Spring

Gymnastics: Stretching and curling

Dance: Unit 3

Games: Beanbags

Games: Using a ball

Summer

Games:  Hoops and quoits and ropes, bats and balls

Athletics: Preparing for Sports Day (running, jumping, throwing, catching)

Our Creative curriculum is developed through these areas:-

  

Autumn

A portrait of my family

Paint, pencil, scissor skills

Observational drawing – my teddy

Mixed media and collage

Spring

Colour mixing and the colours of the rainbow, linked toElmer by David McKee

Chinese art linked to Chinese New Year

Observational drawing – parts of a flower

Spring pictures

Marbling and ink work

Summer

Using natural materials to create a picture and sculpture

Using a camera

Seaside painting and collages

Sculpture making

Religious Education is taugth as a descrete subject

 

Autumn

What makes us special?

Sukkot

Why do we have celebrations?

Christmas

Spring

What makes stories special?

What makes something special?

Easter

Summer

What makes a place special?

Why should we care for the world around us