Autumn term

Spring term

Summer term

English War Poetry Drama Text 19th Century Literature 19th Century Literature Shakespeare – Much Ado About Nothing or Midsummer Night’s Dream Shakespeare – Much Ado About Nothing or Midsummer Night’s Dream
Maths Geometry Triangles, quadrilaterals and polygons Geometrical constructions Perimeter and area Volume and surface area Statistics
Science Sound & heat
Keeping healthy
Studying disease Atoms, elements and compounds Magnetism Classification, life and death Particles and reactions
Plants and photosynthesis
French Les loisirs
(Leisure activities)
La maison et la ville
(House and city)
La santé
(Health)
German Hallo
(introductions, greetings and classroom vocabulary)
Die Schule
(School)
Musik  / Familie
(Music / family)
History
Geography Development Tourism Tectonic Hazards Weather Hazards Extreme Environment Investigating Geography
Philosophy, Religion and Ethics Islam – how belief impacts on life. Islam – how belief impacts on life. The Holocaust
Perpetrators, bystanders and upstanders.Religious motivation of upstanders.
The Holocaust
Perpetrators, bystanders and upstanders.Religious motivation of upstanders.
Philosophical and ethical questions surrounding matters of life of death.

Links to Christianity.

Philosophical and ethical questions surrounding matters of life and death.

Links to Christianity.

Design Technology Combining materials: Herb Planter Basic Electronic systems: Moisture sensor Designing for a customer: USB Powered lamps Designing for a customer: USB Powered lamps Efficient Design: Desk organisers Sustainable energy: Wind Turbines
Food Preparation & Nutrition Advanced cooking skills and functional properties of foods. Diet and health including special dietary needs. Street foods. Some students may study Food Preparation & Nutrition in the second half of the year with Textiles studied in the first half of the year.
Textiles Some students may study Textiles for the first half of the year followed by Food Preparation and Nutrition in the second half of the year. Introduction Computer aided pattern design and e-textiles. Project: Media case. A project based around CAD the use of e-textiles in modern design.
Computing Digital imaging Advanced Python programming Dragons den Database top trumps Web design Creative project
PE Girls:
Fitness Education
FootballBoys:
Rugby
BadmintonMixed Group:
Athletics
Handball
Girls:
Badminton
NetballBoys:
Gymnastics
FootballMixed group:
Fitness Education
Rugby
Girls:
Cross country
VolleyballBoys:
Cross Country
Table tennisMixed group:
Cross country
Football
Girls:
Gymnastics
OrienteeringBoys:
Fitness Education
VolleyballMixed group:
Netball
Volleyball
Athletics
RoundersMixed group:
Badminton
Athletics (2)
Tennis
CricketMixed group:
Trampolining
Table tennis
Art Focus: building and developing drawing skills; extending materials
Context: bugs
Focus: extending drawing into colour; pencil crayon
Context: bugs
Focus: learning about sculpture developing research skills and presenting ideas.
Context: seated figure sculpture
Focus: figure drawing and designing for sculpture
Context:  seated figure sculpture
Focus: developing 3D skills building a seated figure sculpture
Context:  seated figure sculpture
Focus: building a seated figure sculpture, creating posture and high quality finish
Context: seated figure sculpture
Dance Lindy Hop Types of stimuli Breakdance Ghost Dances Musical Theatre D.I.Y.
Drama Rose Blanche
Cross-curricular: History
Creating / Responding
Sweeney Todd
Developing characterisation
Performing / Evaluating
Greek Theatre
Experimenting with genre
Creating / Responding
Arabian Nights
Exploration of text
Performing / Evaluating
A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Characterisation work
Performing / Evaluating
T.I.E Project
Creating drama for a target audience
Creating / Responding /
Performing / Evaluating
Music Music in space The Blues Band skills Rap Composing a popular song Reggae