Each thematic unit has a key subject focus, with ample teaching material to last approximately six to eight weeks. Teachers will appreciate not having to hunt down resources and having a learning flow and sequence of lessons that teaches in the way pupils learn best – the joined-up way.
These units are specifically tailored to the Northern Ireland Curriculum. By buying the thematic units, you can be confident of exciting and engaging lessons that children will love. To give you an opportunity to sample our Toolkit before fully adopting the cohesive Dimensions Curriculum, you can request a full sample unit to view.
Each unit comes with all resources and electronic versions of lesson plans, learning objectives and activities to save time planning.
This theme is based around humans and animals, with a key focus on science. Pupils will begin by looking at the characteristics of living and non-living things, moving on to classifying birds, fish, amphibians, reptiles and mammals. They will learn about the human body and what it needs to, the importance of keeping healthy and some basic life processes. Carnivores, herbivores and omnivores are also introduced through the catchy song, “The Least Fussy Eater.”
This theme has cross-curricular links to art, dance, drama, using ICT, literacy, talking and listening, using maths, music and PDMU.
This theme weaves a magical web around materials, their properties and behaviour, with a key force on science. Pupils us their magic skills to investigate and demonstrate reversible and irreversible changes, heating, cooling, making solutions, filtering, sieving and evaporation. It then moves on to comparing and grouping materials based on properties, such as conductivity, and develop understanding of why particular materials are chosen for certain products and tasks.
This theme has cross-curricular links to art, dance, design technology, drama, using ICT, literacy, talking and listening, using maths, music and PDMU.
Once you have tried the Dimensions cross-curricular thematic approach, we think you will want the cohesion, coverage and progression that Dimensions Curriculum gives!
When you are ready to purchase the whole-school curriculum or an individual Key Stage, get in touch and we will give you a price, based on your school’s size and budget.
No two schools are the same, so we will personalise your quotation to meet your requirements.
Please note, our prices to do not include VAT and P&P.
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