EYFS/Key Stage 1
Our topic for Autumn I is 'Me and my world.' We will notice how animals including humans have offspring which grow into adults. We will find out about the needs of animals, for survival and learn about the importance for humans of exercise, eating the right amounts of food and hygiene.
Our topic for Autumn II is 'Let there be light.' We will distinguish between an object and the material from which it's made. We will identify and name materials including wood, plastic, glass, metal, water and rock. We will also understand that everyday items use electricity and we will build a simple circuit.
Key Stage 2
Our topic for the Autumn term is 'Animals, Evolution and Inheritance.' The themes we will cover will include nutrition, digestion, skeletons, muscles, teeth and the circulatory system. We will then identify how plants and animals resemble their parents and we will look at fossils and adaptation.