Middle School - Year 3 & 4

  • English: Following the National Curriculum: Spoken Language, Reading (word reading & comprehension), Writing (transciption (including spelling and handwriting) and composition (including vocabulary, grammar and punctuation)).
  • Maths Year 3: Following the National Curriculum: Number (number & place value, addition & subtraction, multiplication & division, fractions), Measurement, Geometry (properties of shapes), Statistics. Teaching children to use and apply their mathematical skills, knowledge and understanding and solve problems runs throughout each programme of study.
  • Maths Year 4: Following the National Curriculum: Number (number & place value, addition & subtraction, multiplication & division, fractions including decimals), Measurement, Geometry (properties of shapes & position & direction), Statistics. Teaching children to use and apply their mathematical skills, knowledge and understanding and solve problems runs throughout each programme of study.
  • Science (year 1 of a 2 year cycle): Electricity, Living Things and their Habitats, Animals, including humans, Sound, Forces and Magnets, Investiagtions.
  • Science (year 2 of a 2 year cycle): Plants, States of Matter, Sound, Light, Rocks, Forces, Animals, including humans.
  • R.E. (taught over a 2 year cycle): Hinduism, Sikhism, Special Books and Sacred Texts, Stories of Key Religious Leaders, God, Events in Jesus Life, Rules Special Places, Sacred Spaces, Christmas, Easter.
  • P.E.: Dance, Games, Gymnastics, Swimming, Athletics.
  • PSHE: SEAL.
  • PMFL: French / Spanish.
  • IPC (year 1 of a 2 year cycle): Scavengers and Settlers (Early man to the Iron Age), ICT - Digital Gamers (ICT and computing), Land, Sea and Sky (habitats), How Humans Work (human body), Gateways to the World (airports), Material World (grouping and classifying materials).
  • IPC (year 2 of a 2 year cycle): Temples, Tombs and Treasures (ancient civilisations: Egypt and Sumer), Science - On Tap & Turn It Up (sound and light), Active Planet (earthquakes and volcanoes), Inventions that Changed the World (how things work), Shaping Up (health and fitness).