Our topic-based curriculum allows our children to deepen their knowledge and understanding by extending their learning experiences through cross-curricular learning.

These are the Topics for each year group at Yerbury.


Nursery have a rolling programme of topics that include ‘My World’, ‘Traditional Stories’, ‘Growth and Animals’, ‘People who Help us’, ‘Ourselves’, and ‘Transport’.


Autumn Term – First half of term = ‘Ourselves’, Second half of term = ‘Light’
Spring Term – ‘Shops and Markets’
Summer Term – ‘Splash’

Year 1

Autumn: Who Are We?
Spring: Through the Keyhole (History)
Summer: Market Day

Year 2

Autumn: London
Spring: Puppets
Summer: Rainforests

Year 3

Autumn: Beginnings – Stone Age to the Romans
Spring: Famous British Scientists
Summer: British Isles – Land and Sea

Year 4

Autumn: Active Planet
Spring: Ancient Greece
Summer: Habitats

Year 5

Autumn: Earth & Space
Spring: Vikings & Anglo-Saxons
Summer: Rivers

Year 6

Autumn: World War II in Islington
Spring: The Aztecs
Summer: Changes