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Our School Curriculum Overview







School Learning  Challenge

How can we run a museum to share the history of Britain and the World?



A pop up museum

(whole school)

Year Group

Learning Challenge

Spring Outcomes

Year Group

Learning Challenge

Summer Outcomes

Year 1

How can I show who I am?

Who helps me and who helped in the past?


Ourselves, our family and pets and people who help us  - past and present

Our Town:

What is it like in this place around us?

Can we explore it?

Create a public display about Oldbury in the local library

What can we grow in our own environment?

Can we create a ‘green’ garden centre at Christ Church?

Create and run a garden centre with things grown or made to sell



Year 2

What is the significance of fire in the past?


Significance of fire on our country

Can we create a gallery to share the culture of China?

Create a Chinese ‘gallery of culture’


(Use proceeds raised to adopt a panda)

Can we help our families  healthy through exercise and food?

Jump Rope – BHF link

Create a Fitness DVD with advice booklet and recipe book to sell to raise awareness and funds


Year 3

What was it like to be in Ancient Greece?


What was it like to be in Ancient Greece

Where are there environments in the world at risk?

How can we help and support them?

A Campaign ‘Shoe Box Appeal’ to raise awareness and funds for Islamic Relief/British Red Cross

What does it mean to be British?

Traditional Afternoon British Tea with sale of British made product(s)

Year 4

What impact did the Egyptians have on world history?



The Impact of the Egyptians on history

How can we celebrate different parts of Europe through food?

Run a pop up buffet style restaurant to celebrate the culture of Europe

Why is clean water so important to the world and how can we support people to access it?

Campaign to Use Water Responsibly

Year 5

How did invaders leave their mark at different times?


How Invaders left their mark

How can we help save our world? (Amazon Rainforest)

Run a Fair Trade Sale - use proceeds to buy a hectare of rainforest (Sky campaign)

What might we learn from great local designers and inventors and create a new product?

Invent and pitch a moving machine for an agreed purpose ready for ‘The Dragons Den’

Year 6

What is the cost of war?

Set up and run pop up museum and exhibition about the cost of war

Where in the world have people achieved their dreams?

Part 1 of topic

Write and perform own ‘Dream’ Speeches sharing hopes and aspirations with other children, parents and the local community

How can we leave a legacy?

Part 2 of topic

Leave a legacy

(agreed between teacher and  cohort)

Christ Church C of E Primary School,
Albert Street, Oldbury, B69 4DE
Tel: 0121 552 3625
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