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Horniman Primary School

  • Horniman Drive
  • Forest Hill
  • London
  • SE23 3BP
  • Tel: 020 8699 3190
  • After School Club: 020 8699 8378
  • Email: admin@horniman.lewisham.sch.uk
  • Headteacher: Julie Loffstadt
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Curriculum Overview

Curriculum Map

At Horniman School we teach through immersive topics. These include elements of Science, History, Geography, Design and Technology, Art and these are linked wherever possible to English and Mathematics .

 

Topic Map

Rec

 

 

Ourselves

Festivals of light

Superheroes

Pirates

Fairies

Animals

Plants

Topics chosen by children

Y1

 

 

Weather

Senses

Superstructures

Toys

Spain

Animals

Castles

Living things

Markets

Seaside

Y2

World kitchen

Mary Seacole / Florence Nightingale

Plants and Living things

Fire of London

materials

Contrasting locality 

Transport 

Mechanisms

 

 

Explorers/

Space

Animals

 

Y3

Buried Treasure / Vikings

Around the world in 80 days

British History -

Inventions/ Dragons Den

Light

Volcanoes

Living things / Animals

Forces /

Magnets

British History -

Communication

Mechanisms

Y4

Wonderful world

Sound

Electricity

Electrical systems

Local History: Romans

Spain and UK

Rivers

Ancient Egypt

British History -

Beliefs

Materials

Living things / Animals

Y5

Shakespeare / culture

N/S America

Space

Greece

Grand Designs

British History -

Conflict

Materials

Forces

Living things / Animals

Contrasting area of UK

Y6

British History

Crime & Punishment

Fair Trade

Light

Mayans/South America

Living things / Animals

Evolution

Electricity

Programming

 

Local Area study

 

Discrete subjects 

These subjects are taught discretely, but are linked to topics where appropriate. 

 

 

English

 

 

Mathematics

 

 

Spanish

 

Art skills

 

Music

Computing

PE

Cultural studies/ Religious Education

 

 

Horniman Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
 
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