This half term, in year 6, we will be preparing for our transition to secondary school and thinking carefully about the changes and challenges that we will face. We will be also be looking at what it takes to be successful and taking part in the ‘Young Enterprise Fiver Challenge’. Alongside this are going to be performing our leavers production, which is named ‘Wow What a Year’, to celebrate our journey through Overdale School.
“In our final half term, in year 5, we will step into the footsteps of some of the first known humans in history. We will be studying the Stone Age and delving deep into their cave drawings and carvings this includes mixing and making our own handmade paints. Join us on our journey back through the ages and see where some of our modern day thinking’s and ideas have come from. There are some fascinating local Stone Age artefacts and findings that we will extremely lucky to view and handle. Are you brave enough to survive in the Stone Age?”
Year 5 Curriculum Web - Summer 2 2021
For our final half term in Year 4 we are going to learn what it was like to be a child during World War 2. We begin with a trip to Eden Camp Museum to immerse ourselves in the sights, sounds and smells of wartime Britain. We will also be learning about evacuees alongside reading out class text Goodnight Mr Tom.
Year 4 Curriculum Web - Summer 2 2021
Get your long boats at the ready as we sail into our new theme ‘ Vicious Vikings’ Lots of fun to be had cracking coded messages using a Viking rune alphabet. Exploring Viking life and the myths around Gods and Goddesses as well as designing a sail for our boat.
Year 3 Curriculum Web - Summer 2 2021
This half term is all about travel and transport and our lovely town of Scarborough. We will be advertisers and advertise the sunny beaches and historic castle to visitors. We will be looking at some of the first inventions in the history of travel and we will be going on our first trip in a long time! To a local farm! We are very excited for what will be a busy half term and our last one before we move to our brand new school!
Year 2 Curriculum Web - Summer 2 2021
The theme for our final half term in Year 1 is ‘At the Seaside’. We will be looking at local attractions and celebrating the area we live in. There are lots of lovely books that we will be sharing including ‘At the Beach’ by Roland Harvey and ‘The Lighthouse Keeper’s Lunch’ by David and Ronda Armitage. These will inspire us to write postcards, plan picnics, explore rock pools and make our own lighthouses.
In Maths we will cover the units Position and Direction, Money and Time.
It will be a busy half term with lots of exciting things to look forward to including a birthday celebration for the Queen, Sports Day, a visit to our new school and hopefully a day trip to the beach. And we shall be getting ready to move up to Year 2!
Year 1 Curriculum Web - Summer 2 2021
This half term our new text is - We're Going on a Bear Hunt. We will be making story maps, role playing, hot seating and innovating our own version of a hunt.
We will also be looking at the seaside and our local area after our trip to Filey beach. In maths we will continue number recognition to 20, number bonds to 10, halving and doubling and 3D shapes.
Please keep up the fantastic reading at home - your support is greatly appreciated.
Nursery Curriculum Web - Summer 2 2021
EYFS Curriculum Web - Summer 2 2021
This half-term in year 6 we will be focussing on ‘What does it mean to be human? Within in this topic we will be reading Malorie Blackman’s Pig Heart Boy. We will also be starting to look at our transition to secondary school and thinking about our journey at Overdale School.
Y6 Curriculum Web - Summer 2021
This half term, our topic is "Being Human". Our class text is "The Boy at the Back of the Class", from this book, we will be looking at what it means to be a good friend by showing compassion and understanding.
The world is a very strange place at the moment in the current situation we are in. We will be discussing how this may further be different for many children our own age; particularly focusing on the Children's Refugee Crisis which links to closely with our class text. We will be looking at what being human means to us by identifying and discussing our own personalities and traits in an art form to highlight how unique we all are.
Y5 Curriculum Web - Summer 2021
This half term join with us in our journey and take a virtual trip and discover where our food comes from and enjoy the tastes of different seasons in a rainbow of colours and flavours.
We are turning on the enshrinkifier as we prepare to shrink in size and take a tour of the human body. Our 'tour' includes visits to all the main vital organs to see what foods keep them healthy, as well as looking at bones and muscles along the way!