Follows Diocesan ‘Learning and Growing’ scheme. Much closer link to Catholic Life through social justice themes
Core texts linked to theme are Power of Reading Books. Writing in all genres linked to CST theme.
Discrete subject teaching. Follows CPA (Concrete, Pictorial, Abstract) Mastery approach. Teaching and Learning involve fluency, reasoning and problem solving. Units planned in line with White Rose planning overviews.
Science, History, Geography, DT/Art, Computing, Music
National Curriculum Key Stage skills and objectives. Mapped in two year cycle to CST themes—example below. Knowledge organisers and two year map ensure progressive learning over time.
Taught discretely, progressive build up of skills. Additional support from Bishop Challoner Secondary and Aspire
Taught weekly to Yr1 to Yr6
Autumn Term - Family and Community
Virtues and Values
Compassionate, loving, faith-filled and hopeful
Addition and Subtraction
Multiplication and Division
Core text: Wolf Brother
Supporting text: Votes for Women
Term 1 - Changes as humans develop to old age.
Term 2 – Light
- Parables of Jesus
Suffrage (the right to vote)- Chartism and Women’s suffrage.
Term 1 – infographics
Term 2 – Computers for communication and collaboration
Design and Technology Focus
Making a computer-controlled product
The UK – Woodlands and forests
Physical Education Focus
Term 1 - Lacrosse + Hockey
Term 2 – Gymnastics + Cricket