Year 7 Curriculum Plan 2016 – 2017

Autumn 1

Autumn 2

Spring 1

Spring 2

Summer 1

Summer 2

Theme
Title
Take a Look at Yourself Your Country Needs You! Spreading the Word Spreading the Word Feed a Family for a Fiver Bags of Style
Maths Algebra:

Sequences, term to term rule, functions.

Number:

Decimals, directed numbers, number problems,
Fractions, equivalence

Shape,
Space:

Length, perimeter & area of 2D shapes,
associated formulae

Handling
Data:

Mode, median, range, statistical diagrams,
Probability

Algebra:

Terms & expressions, equations

Number:

Rounding, four operations

Shape,
Space:

Lines & angles, calculating unknown
angles, coordinates,

Handling
Data:

Grouped frequencies, Data collection

Algebra:

Square Numbers, square roots, triangular
numbers, graphs

Number:

Bodmas, measurement

 

Shape,
Space:
Measuring & drawing angles, constructionsNumberPercentages, Ratio & Proportion, Problem
Solving
Algebra:

Solving problems

Shape,
Space:

Line & rotational symmetry, rotations,
translations, enlargements

Handling
Data:

Pie Charts, Comparing Data, experimental &
theoretical probabilities

Revision, problem-solving, consolidation and
testing.
Problem
Solving skills.
applications problems, practical problems and
nrich activities
applications problems, practical problems and
nrich activities
applications problems, practical problems and
nrich activities
applications problems, practical problems and
nrich activities
applications problems, practical problems and
nrich activities
applications problems, practical problems and
nrich activities
Cross
Curricular Maths
Population stats, temperatures, map
coordinates
Battle stats, WW1 timeline Medieval timeline,

Mileage calculations – Parliament visit

Ingredients proportions, food miles, fair
trade
Bag-making – nets, measuring
English Bridging topic with PHS

/ Testing

Key
text(s)
Bailey Game

 

War Poetry Chaucer, Canterbury Tales Romeo & Juliet Romeo & Juliet 19th Century Text (expected to be Anna Sewell,
Jack London, Dickens)
Spoken
Word
Hot seating and character interpretations

 

Dramatic Monologue Spoz, RAP workshop Various drama activities “Save my dog” presentations Sharing opinions and feelings
Reading
opportunities
Empathy & deduction, character analysis,
prediction, authorial techniques.
Analysis of author’s style, poetic devices,
propaganda/ persuasion, effect on reader
Chaucerian vocabulary, story structure,
historical setting/ character analysis, prediction
Vocabulary, comparison of written style with
film, empathy
Vocabulary, comparison of written style with
film, empathy
Comparison of 3 authors’ techniques,
anthropomorphism, empathy
Writing
opportunities
PEE techniques, diary entries, prediction,
black-out text
Bullet point notes & information
text(topic), character box homework: newspaper article, diary entries, fact
files, letters
Fiction: bring a character to life in present
dayPEE“Which Blue are You?”, sports reporting
Précis, poster “Save my Dog” persuasion letter

 

Characters’ diary entries, Friar’s “text” to
Romeo

PEE techniques
Science Acids & Alkalis

Particles and their behaviour

Cells

Reactions

Space Solutions

Structure & Function of Body Systems

Forces Reproduction
ICT/
Computing
Google Apps/Google
Classroom/E-Safety/Photography
Control & Coding (Scratch)/Unplugged Site/Pages/ Publisher (Bags) Spreadsheets (Food) Control & Coding (Logo)/Binary Extended Project (Kodo)
E-safety Social Media websites National eSafety Week KS3 eSafety Presentation
Cross
Curricular ICT/ Computing
Science: Book Creator

Blogging

 Blogging Science: Book Creator

Blogging

Maths: Spreadsheets

Blogging

Maths: Spreadsheets

Blogging

Theme: Recipe Book

 Blogging
RE Christian values

 

Buddhism/ Advent

 

Pentecost Lent/ Easter Pentecost, Comparison of Christianity with
other faiths
Challenging questions
History History: WW1 Medieval Realms Medieval Realms
Geography Take a look at… Africa

Map Work

Comparisons with UK and Africa (Tanzania)

Evesham
Music

 

Study of music through history Singing through the ages (Christmas song) Razzamajazz (learning the keyboard) Samba Cookery programme – title song Creating a musical soundscape
Art Pop Art,

One Big Picture (whole school)

Poppies
– portraying poppies using sketches,
pastels, etc. (Georgia O’Keeffe inspired)
Architectural drawing
DT Clay poppies inspired by O’Keeffe and linked
to Tower of London remembrance
Architectural Applique Resistant
Materials
Food Technology

 

Packaging

Recipe Book

Control Bug

PE Gymnastics-Synchro/canon

 

Games-invasion

Gymnastics –Weight bearing

 

Games-invasion/net

Dance- Street dance

 

 

Games-invasion/net

Dance Street dance

 

 

Games-invasion/net

Athletics

 

 

Games-striking & fielding/net

Athletics

 

 

Games – striking & fielding/net

French Ma routine

 

A la maison En ville , directions Q&A En ville, descriptions En France, food & drink, au marché Le passé et le futur
PSHE/
Values
Friendships

Anti-bullying

Responsibility

Respect

– Enter anti-bullying video competition with
ITV This Morning programme (also links to e-safety)

– Macmillan coffee morning

Determination

Thankfulness

 

 

Perseverance

Trust

Mock-election

Forgiveness

Hope

Creativity Thoughtfulness

Peace

Global
Links/
Eco
Energy Usage

Water Consumption

STARK

Tanzania

Tanzania visitors Food Miles

Fair Trade

Visits
or Visitors
Visit to memorial in Lichfield Evesham Parliament France
LOtC Geo-caching Jubilee Woods Maths – shapes and angles around school Outside sketching and photography around
school. Visit to Evesham – sketching, visit to abbey and museum
London walking, sketching, drama activities outside when possible Drama activities outside when possible, grounds day France – goat farm,sketching, visits to toffee factory, cemeteries, landing beaches, museum, Bayeux cathedral and tapestry, visiting markets & shops – speaking in French