Foundation Stage Curriculum Map 2017-18

Autumn 1Autumn 2Spring 1Spring 2Summer 1Summer 2
Learning  ChallengePeople Who Help us

–        In school

–        In the Community

Animal KingdomsColdThe SeaChanging and GrowingMinibeasts
WOW StarterNosy Walk

Visits – firefighter, librarian, dentist, nurse, police?

Making Apple Crumble

Christmas Assembly

Decorations Afternoons

Animal Babies – documentaryVisitor – Scuba DiverBeany Bags

Mr Greenhead

Bugtopia Visit

Bricks Hill Trip

CLTWhole Class and Small group discussion

Re-telling Stories

Discussion learning journey entries – Child’s Voice

Initiating conversations

Listen attentively

Assess speaking and listening skills

Carpet time – talking partners

Listening skills one-to-one and small groups

Following instructions and directions

Time to talk

Whole Class and Small group discussion

Re-telling Stories

Discussion learning journey entries – Child’s Voice

Initiating conversations

Listen attentively

Assess speaking and listening skills

Carpet time – talking partners

Listening skills one-to-one and small groups

Following instructions and directions

Time to talk

Whole Class and Small group discussion

Re-telling Stories

Discussion learning journey entries – Child’s Voice

Initiating conversations

Listen attentively

Assess speaking and listening skills

Carpet time – talking partners

Listening skills one-to-one and small groups

Following instructions and directions

Time to talk

Physical Handwriting home activity

Big moves – gross motor

Pencil/Scissors skills – cutting and joining skills

Holding writing implements, Activities to develop pencil grip and co-ordination, handwriting (Nelson Handwriting/ Dough Disco/ Funky Fingers)

Using simple tools

Self-help skills – changing etc.

Introduction of class routines for use of toilets, snack bar and lunch time

Use of play-dough, salt-dough and clay

Handwriting

Movement for Learning

Pencil/scissors skills

Dough disco

Changing for PE – clothes fastenings

Handwriting

Movement for Learning

Pencil/scissors skills

Dough disco

Changing for PE – clothes fastenings

Handwriting

Movement for Learning

Pencil/scissors skills

Dough disco

Changing for PE – clothes fastenings

Handwriting

Movement for Learning

Pencil/scissors skills

Dough disco

Changing for PE – clothes fastenings

Handwriting

Movement for Learning

Pencil/scissors skills

Dough disco

Changing for PE – clothes fastenings

HSCSelf-help skills – changing for PE, putting on coats, and using the toiletChanging for PE

Fastening buttons, zips

Changing for PE

Fastening buttons, zips

Changing for PE

Fastening buttons, zips

Healthy Eating
P.E.Dance – Let’s Move

Using Mats – PE

Games

Physical assessments

Dance – Let’s Move

Using Mats – PE

Games

Physical assessments

Dance – Let’s Move

Using Mats – PE

Games

Physical assessments

Dance – Let’s Move

Using Mats – PE

Games

Physical assessments

Dance – Let’s Move

Using Mats – PE

Games

Physical assessments

Dance – Let’s Move

Using Mats – PE

Games

Physical assessments

PSENew Beginnings

Making relationships – new friends, playing together

Gaining confidence and self-awareness as try new activities – managing feelings and behaviour – introduction to class rules, sharing

Going for Gold.

Access resources.

Getting on and falling out

Going for Gold.

Access resources.

Going for goals

Going for Gold.

Access resources.

Good to be me

Going for Gold.

Access resources.

Relationships

Going for Gold.

Access resources.

Changes

Going for Gold.

Access resources.

R.EWhat is special about our world?

Tidying up and being part of a team.

 

Where do we belong?Which stories are special and why?Which times are special and why?

What is a celebration – Sukkoth, Eid, Diwali, Easter – what are the similarities and differences?

 

Which people are special and why?

 

Which places are special and why?
LiteracyStory Baskets

Introduction of shared reading

Name writing

Use of writing table / book corners

Choosing and sharing books

Assessment of phonics and writing skills

Write captions & labels

People Who Help Us (Non-Fiction)

Gruffalo/ Percy the Park Keeper

Bear Hunt/ Mountain Animals

Desert Animals

Rumble in the Jungle/ Jungle Animals

Elephant pants/ Monkey Business

Farmer Duck/ Farmyard Hullabloo

Mad about Dinosaurs

 

 

Kipper’s Diary

How to Build a Snowman

Penguins

Polar Bears

The North Wind

Pirates Love Underpants

I wish I was a Pirate

Mermaids

Rainbow Fish

Turtles Day

Sharks

Whales and Dolphins

Snail on the Tail of the Whale

Bean Diary

The Ugly Duckling

The Enormous Turnip

Jack and the Beanstalk

Growing Mr Greenhead

 

Growing Mr Greenhead

The Minibeast Encyclopaedia

The Life Cycle of a Bee

The Very Hungry Caterpillar

The Bad Tempered Ladybird

Snail Trail

 

MathsCounting and Number Recognition

2D shape and pattern

Measures

Counting, problem solving and space, shape & measures assessment through Math’s games and activities

Songs & rhymes

Practical activities to introduce mathematical vocabulary

 

Addition and Subtraction

Position and Direction

3D shape

Height/ Length/ Weight/ Capacity

Time

Pattern

Counting in twos

Counting in tens

Addition – counting on

Subtraction – counting back

Length/ Height/ Capacity/ Weight

3D shape

Counting in twos, tens and fives

one more and one less

money

doubling, halving, and sharing

3D shape problem solving

 

Counting in twos, tens and fives

one more and one less

money

doubling, halving, and sharing

measures

addition by counting on

subtraction by counting back

problem solving

 

Counting in twos, tens and fives

one more and one less

money

doubling, halving, and sharing

measures

addition by counting on

subtraction by counting back

problem solving

3D shape

Position and Direction

 

UW – PeoplePeople Who Help Us

Welcome board

Getting to know each other

Harvest tradition

 

Christmas NativityInuit PeopleSharing Diaries about half-term holiday – family time/ traditions

Pancake Day; Mother’s Day

Easter

 

Sharing Diaries about the Easter holiday – family time/ traditions

 

Talking about summer holidays – family time

Holiday destinations – now and then

 

UW – The World Recycling – link to people who help us

School environment

Animal habitatsIce investigation

Cold climates/ habitats

Creating a pirate role-play area

Researching sea creatures

Research about ships/ boats

Science – Floating and sinking

Building boats/ ships – construction/ junk modelling

Lighthouses

Divers/ diving – visit by Mr Pierce in his diving gear

 

Creating a garden centre role-play

Creating a fruit and vegetable shop

Growing beans and Mr Greenhead (sunflowers?)

Instructions for growing Mr Greenhead/ Beans

Vegetable soup

Observational drawings of fruit and vegetables – identification of flower, root, stem

 

Minibeast Lab Role-play

Minibeast hunts

Pond Dipping

Fact files

Recycling – junk model minibeasts

 

TechnologyUse of IWB – Colour Magic – faces – type names

Simple programmes

Use of iPads, and programmable toys

IPA areas

Photograph bears – ipads

Beebots

Fact files – research on ipads

 

Animal research – ipadsUsing iPad – research/ educational games

Talk buttons – listening to instructions

Microphones – making own sea creature documentary

Colour magic – sea creature pictures

Metal detectors – finding objects in the sand (pirate treasure)

 

Using iPad – research/ educational games

Talk buttons – listening to instructions

Microphones – story telling

Colour magic – story paintings

Metal detectors – finding objects in compost

 

Using iPad – research/ educational games

Talk buttons – listening to instructions

Microphones – story telling

Colour magic – story paintings

Metal detectors – finding objects in compost

Word processing – descriptive sentences

 

EAD

EMM

Collage

First Painting

Model making

Modelling/construction

 

Collage woodland animals

Teddy Bear portraits

Jungle role-play area – making

Jungle animal paintings

Fruit pictures

Salt dough decorations

Wellington and glove designs

Dough faces

Winter clothes collage

Igloo role-play – animal research station

Ice sculptures

Creating a pirate role-play area

Collage/ painting for a pirate display

Collage mermaid(s)

Collage/ painted sea creatures

Dance – Let’s move

 

Creating garden centre, and fruit and vegetable shop role-play areas

Drawings of fruit and vegetables

Colour mixing/ painting

Story telling – drama

Dance – Let’s move

 

Creating minibeast lab

Colour mixing/ painting – flowers/ school trip

Story telling – drama

Junk modelling – minibeasts

Dance – Let’s move (minibeasts/summer holidays)

 

BIRole-play (Dinner Hall/ Post Office)

Music – explore instruments and sounds

 

Jungle role-play

Christmas Assembly

Decorations Afternoons

Igloo/ Animal research stationPirate role-playGarden centre and Fruit and Vegetable shop role-playDrama
OutdoorsIntroduction to, and use of outdoors & equipment

 

Learning experiences as for indoor areasLearning experiences as for indoor areasLearning experiences as for indoor areasGarden centre role-playMinibeast hunts
Visits & visitorsFirefighter, Librarian, Police, Nurse, Dentist?Scuba Diver – Mr PierceBugtopia

Brocks Hill

FilmsAunty Mable – Bread/ Potatoes

Number time

Aunty Mable Apples

 

Animal Babies – documentaryA Turtle TaleAunty Mable – butterflies, spiders, snails