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Topic Overview Y3 and Y4 (two years)

Year 1
Autumn-1 Arctic

  • Locate countries
  • Equator
  • North and south hemisphere
  • Arctic and Antarctic circles
  • Climate Zones
Autumn2 Ancient Egyptians

  • Early study of civilisation
  • Legacy of Egyptians culture and impact on today
  • Types of settlements
  • Trade links
Spring-1 Pirates

  • Sketch maps
  • Eight point compass
  • North and South America
Spring-2 Tudors

  • Local History Study
Summer-1 United Kingdom

  • Locate countries and cities of UK
  • Key features
  • Hills mountains coast and rivers
  • Use maps and digital maps
  • Land use patterns
Summer-2 World of Sport

  • Locate countries
  • The Equator
  • North and south hemisphere
  • In depth study of a chosen country

 

Year 2
Autumn-1 Rainforest

  • Compare the UK with South America
  • Climate biomes and vegetation belt including world maps
Autumn2 Ancient Greece

  • Study Greek life and achievement and their influence on the Western World.
Spring-1 Survival

  • Changes in Britain from the stone age to the Iron age
  • Hunter gatherers
Spring-2 Brightside

  • Iron Age hill fort
  • Settlements
  • Local history
  • Local A-Z maps
  • Sketch maps
  • Land use changes over time
Summer-1 Brightside

  • Iron Age hill fort
  • Settlements
  • Local history
  • Local A-Z maps
  • Sketch maps
  • Land use changes over time
Summer-2 Invader and Settlers

  • Anglo-saxons
  • Invaders
  • Settlements
  • Art and culture
  • Impact on today