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Alderbury and West Grimstead Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School

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Class Overviews

EL  OWLS Curriculum Overview an be downloaded here.

Curriculum Map for Y1 can be downloaded here.

Curriculum Map for Y2 can be downloaded here.

Curriculum Map for Y3 can be downloaded here.


WHOLE SCHOOL ENQUIRY BASED LONG TERM MAP 2017/18 can be downloaded here.





Topic Plans


Y5 Giraffes - Topic Plan - Ancient Greece can be downloaded here.










Additional curriculum information


Y5 Giraffes - Non Topic Plan - Autumn 2017 can be downloaded here.





Home Learning

Age/Class

Activities/subjects/days

School expectation
(per week)

DfE guidance

Reception class (Owls)

Daily reading (including Story bags Sept-Dec and

regular school library books from January)

Techie teddy

Preparing for show and tell

Practising number bonds, one more, one less

Daily reading of at least 5 minutes

20 mins on other activities

30 mins per week

Y1

(Elephants)

Daily reading

Practising number bonds (often a Monday check)

Learn key words and spellings as allocated

Preparing for Show and Tell (every 3rd week)

Daily reading of at least 5 minutes

20-25 mins on other activities

60 mins per week

Y2

(Penguins)

Daily reading

Spellings/grammar practise (Out Tues, In Thurs)

Maths activity (Out Fri, In Mon)

15 mins per day for upto 5 days

60 mins per week

Y3

(Lemurs)

Daily reading

Weekly maths and literacy task (Out Mon, In Fri)

Occasional project work/ weekend learning

To practise times table and spellings throughout the week

15 mins per day for upto 5 days

90 mins per week

Y4

(Zebras)

Daily reading

Weekly spellings (tested Friday)

Weekly times tables learning

Maths and Literacy work linked to class (Given out Friday)

Occasional project work/ humanities/French based

30-40 mins of Maths/Lit per week


10 mins read/spell/ times tables 5 days per week

90 mins per week

Y5

(Giraffes)

Daily reading

Weekly times tables learning

Weekly spellings (investigation alternates with L,S,C,W,C practise, Out Mon)

Weekly additional activity  - Literacy, Topic, DT or RE etc (Out Wed). This may involve longer project work spanning a number of home learning times.

Weekly Maths activity inc. abacus activelearn or activity sheet or investigation (Out Fri)

30 mins a day for 5 days


Plus Occasional topic linked projects

2-2.5 hours per week


Y6

(Koalas)

Daily reading

Weekly spellings to learn plus challenge activity

2 SPAG allocations on bugclub

2 Maths allocations on abacus activelearn

Calculation and number practise

Weekly literacy activity linked to whole class text work

30 mins a day for 5 days


Plus Occasional topic linked projects

2-2.5 hours per week