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Knowledge and Skills Progressions:
Long-term planning progression maps

Knowledge and skills progression documents supporting your planning strategy across KS1 and KS2

Knowledge and Skills Art Curriculum
Knowledge and Skills DT Curriculum
Knowledge and Skills Geography Curriculum
Knowledge and Skills Geography 2 Curriculum
Knowledge and Skills History Curriculum
Knowledge and Skills History 2 Curriculum
Knowledge and Skills Science Curriculum

What is a Knowledge and Skills Document?

ALL PlanBee schemes of work come with FREE supporting documents detailing what the lessons cover. These can be found in the grey tabbed section beneath the product descriptions.

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When applicable, PlanBee's Curriculum Packs also come with a knowledge and skills progression document. This document details the coverage of the schemes of work in the curriculum pack using I can statements. They are a clear way of seeing the progression of skills across a PlanBee curriculum pack.

Art Knowledge and Skills Progression

  • Use the 'I can' statements to see the progression of skills in the Art curriculum pack.

  • The statements are organised into four areas of skills: Drawing - Line, pattern and texture; Painting, printing and colour; Collage, sculpture and 3-D art, Responding to artwork and Using a sketchbook.

DT Knowledge and Skills

  • Use the 'I can' statements to see the DT progression of skills in our curriculum pack.

  • The statements are organised into the six DT strands: Cooking and Nutrition; Stable Structures; Programming and Electrical Systems; Mechanical Systems; Textiles and Inventions; and Achievements

Geography Knowledge and Skills

  • Use the 'I can' statements to see the Geography progression of skills in our curriculum pack.

  • The statements are organised into the four Geography strands: Locational knowledge; Place knowledge; Human and physical geography; and Geographical skills and fieldwork

History Knowledge and Skills

  • Use the 'I can' statements to see the History progression of skills in our curriculum pack.

  • The statements are organised into the four History strands: Historical enquiry; Historical understanding; Chronological understanding; and Vocabulary.

Science Knowledge and Skills

  • Use the I can statements to see the Science progression of skills in our curriculum pack.

  • The statements are organised into the seven Science strands: Plants; Animals, including Humans; Materials and States of Matter; Living Things and their Habitats, Forces; Light and Sound; Electricity and Earth and Space.