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Lesson Schedule

These timetables are provisional, changes may be made due to inclement weather, seasonal delays and changes to whole school timetables.

OUTSIDE CLASSROOM TAUGHT PROGRAMME OF STUDY 2016-2017

Spring 1

Weeks 1 & 2

Neolithic Skills

beginning

(Smart cave man challenges – would you survive…)

03/01/2017 ·          DT
·          Technology
·          Timelines

Weeks 3 & 4

Woodlouse’s The Great Recyclers

beginning

(Looking at how we can learn to recycle like the creatures in our care)

16/01/2017 ·          Recycling
·          Environment Awareness
·          DT

Weeks 5 & 6

Sly Old Fox

beginning

(Exploring animals that adapt from rural to urban habitats)

30/01/2017 ·          Food Chains
·          Fact and
·          Folklore
·          Adaptation

Week 7

Planting Up

beginning

(Easter and new beginnings with planting)

13/02/2017 ·          Planting
·          Traditions

Spring 2

Weeks 1 & 2

Crows – Clever Birds

beginning

(Looking at the reputation of crows and to find out if they really are clever)

27/02/2017 ·          Animals as symbols
·          Fact and Folklore
·          Nesting

Weeks 3 & 4

Bronze Age – Beaker People

beginning

(Investigating the tribes and societies that evolved during this age)

13/03/2017 ·          Religion
·          Trade
·          DT
·          Timelines

Weeks 5 & 6

Housekeeping – Tidy Up and Restock

beginning

(Getting ready for grow and eat as well as maintaining the grounds)

27/03/2017 ·          Planting
·          Parts of Plants
·          Gardening Videos

Summer 1

Weeks 1 & 2

Spring Changes

beginning

(Investigating changes in Spring especially)

24/04/2017 ·          Weather
·          Data Logging
·          Observations

Weeks 3 & 4

We Give A Hoot

beginning

(Showing each other we care about them and how we can take care of ourselves)

08/05/2017 ·          MIND package for children’s mental health
·          Art

Weeks 5 & 6

English Landscapes

beginning

(Exploring artists whom have documented the English landscapes)

22/05/2017 ·          Art History
·          Art

Summer 2

Weeks 1 & 2

Surprise

beginning

(Lucky dip sessions that make use of the free packages we receive and opportunities to get involved with country wide schemes)

05/06/2017 ·          Individual LO’s

Weeks 3 & 4

Collaboration – Housekeeping

beginning

(Harvesting the produce that we have managed to grow and sampling it through tasting sessions)

19/06/2017 ·          Plant life cycles
·          DT/Cooking
·          Plant Parts

Weeks 5 & 6

English Landscapes

beginning

(Exploring artists whom have documented the English landscapes)

03/07/2017 ·          Art History
·          Art

Week 7

Getting the Grounds Ready and Equipment Prepared

beginning
17/07/2017

Autumn 1

Week 1

Getting the Grounds Ready and Equipment Prepared

beginning
05/09/2016

Weeks 2 & 3

Cartography – The Art of Maps

beginning

(Helping Mrs Cooper find her way around the school grounds)

12/09/2016 ·          H&S Review
·          Keys and Symbols
·          Directional Language
·          Old Maps
·          3-D Maps
·          Compass

Weeks 4 & 5

Urban Foraging

beginning

(Looking at the local hedgerow to identify plants and wildlife)

26/09/2016 ·          Food Chains
·          Hedgerow Wildlife
·          Seasons – Autumn

Weeks 6 & 7

Apple Tree

beginning

(Exploring folklore and legend around apples trees and their heritage)

10/10/2016 ·          Life Cycles
·          Cooking
·          Habitats
·          Plant History

Autumn 2

Weeks 1 & 2

Samhain – Celtic Festivals

beginning

(Investigating the Celts celebrations and festival)

31/10/2016 ·          Autumn/Winter changes
·          Rituals and Festivals
·          Celtic Calendars

Weeks 3 & 4

Squirrels and Hedgehogs

beginning

(Possible Hedgerow Planting – Building habitats for the animals in our care)

14/11/2017
·          DT
·          Habitats
·          Animal Folk Lore and Facts

Weeks 5 & 6

Winter Robin and His Friends

beginning

(Making winter crafts and looking at the season of Winter)

28/11/2016 ·          DT/Art
·          Seasonal Stories
·          Traditions

Week 7

Assisting School Activities

beginning
12/12/2016