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Discover schemes of work, lesson plans, classroom worksheets and interactive activities to develop skills in a range of national curriculum subjects in Key Stage One

Castle Adventures

Investigate and illustrate how castles were built and used by different communities in the past for power and defense


Identify, describe and compare life for families in a city location with other places and communities around the world


Investigate, describe and compare some of the different places and locations that could be explored in the world on visits and adventures


Compare and describe the location and function of farms in relation to other places and activities in the local and wider area

Food and Drink

Identify, describe and compare different foods and drinks used for specific functions and family activities


Explore how families holidayed in the past and compare the seaside to other places

Houses and Homes

Identify and test construction materials used to build family home and explore how the buildings have changed over time


Investigate, describe and compare a jungle habitat with some other different locations around the world

School Garden

Explore and record how different flowers and plants grow and develop when planted in a garden

Ships and Boats

Explore the construction and function of different ships and boats and how they operate in seas and oceans around the world

Toys and Games

Identify, describe and compare the construction, function and history of different types of toys and games

Under the Sea

Investigate and illustrate some of the different living things that can be found in a marine habitat

  • Word Sentences or

    Word Sentences or

    Select and use words with the common letter strings or to complete different sentences

  • Word Sentences air

    Word Sentences air

    Select and use words with the common letter string air to complete different sentences

  • Buses, Trains, Planes

    Buses, Trains, Planes

    Select patterned language to use when writing poems describing ways of travelling when making different journeys

  • Poetry Display

    Poetry Display

    Redraft and edit poems to display in the classroom describing transport that can be used for a range of journeys