School Overview  – Even Year 2018

Planning Period 1 Planning Period 2 Planning period 3 Planning Period 4
Topic      Kotahitanga

Getting on Together

Social Relationships Link (Yrs 1-3)

Getting to know You

Everybody Belongs

Body Image Link (Yrs 4-6)

KOS

Keeping

Ourselves

Safe.

Keeping Ourselves Safe Link (Yrs 1-3) (Yrs 4-6)

Transformers Off to work we Go What in the World?
Big Idea /Questions Our world is made up of different things which interact and change People work to meet their needs in different ways Our planet is special and provides the resources we need to survive
Strand Material World The Economic World Planet Earth and Beyond
Future Focus Sustainability Enterprise Globalisation
Team 1 Changes Of States

Kitchen Chemistry.

Melt, Freeze, Dissolve

Changes of State

People who contribute to our school

People who help us at school

Night and Day

Seasons/ Shadows/Weather

Team 2 Changes Of States

Kitchen Chemistry.

Boil, Beat, Shake

Changes of State

People who help in our CommunityPeople in our Community Recycling
Solar System
Team 3 Water

Floating and Sinking

Floating/Sinking

Farming and Agriculture

Farming and Agriculture

Team 4 Flight

Flight

Financial Literacy

Financial Literacy plan

Weather
Achievement Objective Coverage 60% Science

20% Social Science

20% Technology

60% Social Science

20% Science

20% Technology

60% Science

20% Social Science

20% Technology

School Overview  – Odd Year 2019

Planning Period 1 Planning Period 2 Planning Period 3 Planning Period 4
Topic It’s Alive! Times, they are  Changing The Power that Moves Caretakers of the land
Big Idea /Questions Living things interact with each other and the environment Events in the past have created the present and influence our future. Forces affect our everyday lives. People have different relationships with the environment they live in.
Major Strand Living World Continuity and Change Physical World Place and Environment
Future Focus Sustainability Citizenship Enterprise Globalisation
Team 1 Minibeasts      My Family Simple Machines Houses Around the World
Team 2 Growing Plants My Grandparents and me Sound Growing and Gathering Food
Team 3 The Animal Kingdom Early Settlers of New Zealand Electricity/Magnetism   Other Cultures
Team 4 NZ Flora and Fauna

Endangered Species   

Middle Ages

or Exploration

(Past, Present, Future)

Simple Machines    Global Warming/ Conservation or

Extreme Environments

Achievement Objective Coverage 60% Science

20% Social Studies

20% Technology

60% Science

20% Social Science

20% Technology

60% Science

20% Social Science

20% Technology

60% Social Science

20% Science

20% Technology