Looking for a cross-curricular approach to your teaching? PlanBee has a series of cross-curricular topics intended to give you a creative approach to the curriculum. Each cross-curricular topic gives you lessons across a range of subjects, such as History, Geography, Science, RE, Art, DT, ICT and more, to enable you to fully submerge your class in the topic you have chosen to undertake.
With lesson plans, informative and engaging slides, differentiated activity ideas and worksheets, and a whole host of other resources within each topic, these lessons for a creative curriculum contain everything you need to teach your chosen topic, from Romans to Rainforests or World War II to the Wild West. Alternatively, you can download individual lessons to complement your existing planning.
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Open their eyes to the wonder that is each and every one of them with this fantastic 'All About Me' cross-curricular topic for KS1. Your class will learn about their bodies, their histories, their place in the world, and so much more, all through a variety of fun and creative activities. Perfect as a get-to-know-you topic for the start of a new school year (or equally exciting during any other term!), your …More Information
Take your class on an amazing adventure to the Land of the Pharaohs in this fascinating cross-curricular Ancient Egyptians topic. Designed for Years 3 and 4 but easily adaptable for older children, these creative and challenging Egyptian lessons across a range of subjects will immerse your class in ancient Egyptian life, including finding out about the pyramids, baking Egyptian bread, creating Egyptian arte…More Information
Take a trip back to one of the most fascinating civilisations in history as you and your class discover Ancient Greece and all it has to offer. Discover the people, the inventions, the art, the technology, the mythology and so much more as you work your way through a series of fun lesson and activities. Designed for Year 5 and 6 but easily adaptable for other age ranges, these 'Ancient Greece' lessons a…More Information
Packed full of exciting lessons and activities, these KS2 'Light and Sound' lessons are the perfect way to delve into a new cross-curricular topic with your class. With lessons across a range of subjets, your children will have the chance to improve their scientific, technological, artistic and musical knowledge of light and sound, and enjoy themselves as they do so! Designed for Year 3/4 but easily ada…More Information
Explore some of the highest and most famous mountains in the world with this cross-curricular 'Mountains' scheme of work for KS2 Year 5 and 6, containing lessons across a range of subject areas. Find out about mountain animals, mountain climates and a mountainous range of other aspects of the highest peaks in the world in this engaging and inspiring Mountains series. Intended for Year 5 and 6 but easily…More Information
Blast off into outer space with this exciting and informative KS2 cross-curricular 'Space' topic. Learn about the solar system, find out about the history of space exploration, explore the lives of astronauts and use your creativity to create artwork, models and music. Intended for Years 5 and 6 but easily adaptable for other age ranges, this cross-curricular 'Space' topic has lessons across a range of s…More Information
Travel back to Mesoamerica and discover the Aztecs and their extensive empire in these fantastic KS2 'Aztecs' lesson plans. Discover when and where the Aztecs lived, how they lived their lives and how the empire was defeated in the 16th century. Designed for Year 5 and 6 but easily adaptable for other ages, this Aztecs topic contains lessons across a range of subjects, including HIstory, Geography, Art,…More Information
The London 2012 Olympic Games may have come and gone but these 'Olympics' lesson plans and resources for KS2 will keep them ethusiastic about sport between now and 2016! Find out how the Olympics were revived in 1896, what events take place, where the Olympics took place across London, the cities that have hosted the Olympics in the past and much, much more. Designed for Year 4 and 5 but easily adaptabl…More Information
Take a trek into the depths of the jungle as your class explore the fascinating world of the rainforest. Your class will discover where the rainforests are, what they are like, who lives in rainforests (including animals, plants and indigenous peoples) and much more, all through a comprehensive cross-curricular topic that will fully immerse them into the world of tropical rainforests. Designed for Year …More Information
The Romans is a fantastic topic to explore with your class. With everything from gladiators and aqueducts to emperors and goddesses, this cross-curricular Romans topic provides exciting, stimulating and informative lessons across a range of subject areas that are sure to capture your class' imagination. Designed for Year 3 and 4 but easily adaptable to other ages, these Romans lessons provide everything…More Information