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Middle School 2020-2021

Medium Term Planning: Literacy

Week 1: Transition Days

 

Talking and sharing of their own experiences – COVID 19

Teachers shares some lockdown diary examples

Drama:  hot seating, freeze frame,

 

Basic sentence structure – past tense.

Magpie language for the senses - (positive and negative) – feelings, sight, sound, taste, touch

Week 2: __________

 

Children to plan their own entry.

Teacher to model how to write, layout etc.

Up-levelling diary entries – teacher to model.

Children to republish their work on laptops?

Writing more complex sentences

 

 

Week 3: __________

 

Comprehension Skills

Deduction based fiction

Teach the skills to find the information

Pictures only; Passages of text, with accompanying pictures or auditory clues

Deduction and blank level questionning

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Week 4: __________

 

Comprehension Skills – inference based.  Reading between the lines – empathy with characters; hot-seating, conscience alley

Use the language – In my opinion, My view is, I can infer that

Week 5: __________

 

Spooky Stories- pictures, word catcher

Reading examples of spooky stories

Music

Start to discuss:

Setting the scene

Characters

Week 6 & 7: __________

 

Plan – story maps, mountains, plot points with positive and negative intent using images and music in the background

 

Writing up and republishing their stories

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Medium Term Planning Curriculum Overview

 

St Luke's School

 

Middle School Curriculum Map

2020-2021

Curriculum Area

Autumn 1

10 weeks

Autumn 2

4 weeks

Spring 1

6 weeks

Spring 2

6 weeks

Summer 1

 

Summer 2

???

Topic

Covid 19

(Recovery afternoons) Heavy PSD focus

Resilience donut

Celebrations

Subject to change if Curriculum maps are out

 

 

Celebrating Different Cultures

Subject to change if Curriculum maps are out

 

News and current evens with the Black Lives Matter campaign. Positive look on different cultures and countries around the world – focusing on what countries outside of the UK and America have achieved, given to the world etc.

Healthy Lifestyles/Hygiene

Subject to change if Curriculum maps are out

 

Olympics, healthy, sport, news, life skills

Stepping Stones

Subject to change if Curriculum maps are out

 

Transitions

Curriculum Days

Team Building

 

 

 

 

 

English

Non-Fiction

Lockdown diaries

Spooky Stories

Comprehension skills

 

 

 

 

 

Maths

Please See Separate document ‘Maths Curriculum Map’

Science

Growth Mind-set

 

 

 

 

 

PSD/Seal/

SRE

Zones of Regulation

 

 

 

 

 

 

RE

Celebrating festivals throughout the year

Art

 

 

 

 

 

 

Department Medium Term Planning: Personal Social Emotional Development

Week 1: Transition Days

 

Introduce the Zones of Regulation - What is it?

Identify the Zones – red, yellow, green, blue

Week 2: __________

What do the emotions look/feel like?

(The brain, how we experience emotions, reptilian brain etc.)

Week 3: __________

Tools/strategies

What can I do to regulate?

Create a keyring / lanyard / placemat

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Week 4: __________

 

Pre-emptive strategies – noticing when you are heightening, notice early signs

 

Week 5: __________

 

Self-identification

Size of the problem – 5 point scale/ anxiety monster / worry monster

Identifying which problems can be fixed independently and when they need help

Roots and Fruits debriefing

Week 6: __________

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Department Medium Term Planning: Numeracy

 

Week 1

Week 2&3

Week 4&5

Week 6

Week 7

Week 8&9

Week 10&11

Week 12

Week 13

Autumn

 

Place Value

 

Counting

 

Patterns

 

Recap/

quiz

 

Place Value

 

Addition and Subtraction

 

Recap/

quiz

Spring

 

Place Value

 

Multiplication & Division  

 

Missing Number problems

 

Place Value

 

Statistics

(Fractions, Decimals and percentages if applicable)

 

Recap/

quiz

 

 

Summer

 

Place Value

 

Money

 

Shape & Sorting

 

Recap/

quiz

 

Position, Direction & Movement

 

Time &

Measurement

 

Recap/

quiz