Weekly Plan

This table shows the activities taking place within the class during one week in the half term of The Wizard of Oz production. The activities in bold show where the production could have been/was explicitly or implicitly included in the general curriculum.

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Session 1

Recap over compass work

Map activity onto ability groups:

Hot and cold countries discussions:

Poles, equator

Aided writing

Maths:

Co-ordinates

4 differentiated tasks

Script writing and discussion

Handwriting

Session 2

  1. L and R
  2. L, R, NSEW
  3. L, R, NSEW + a game for a friend to do

Small groups to discuss their retention of facts

(ability grouped)

Design an outfit:

  1. A hot climate
  2. A cold climate

Choose a scene from the show and script it

(ability groups)

Maths:

Number investigations using + - x ¸ depending on knowledge.

Session 3

World Maps

Put on main countries and seas/oceans

PE

Small group apparatus

RE

Calendar work

Singing:

Wizard of Oz

Finish off work and tidy draws

Session 4

Story:

James & the Giant Peach

Story

Nursery Singing

Story:

James & the Giant Peach

Story:

James & the Giant Peach

Show and tell