Year 3 Class

Welcome to Year 3

Mrs Webster and I are so very proud of how all the children performed during the Harvest Service!

General Information

  • P.E. will be on Monday and Thursday afternoon, so please ensure your child has a P.E. kit in school.
  • Spellings will be set on a Friday.  A spelling test will take place the following Friday.   
  • Maths homework will also be set on Friday and the activity will match to the week’s topic.

 

Learning in Year 3 - week commencing 9th October 2017

 

Maths - The children will do simple subtraction.

Literacy - We will be creating story maps, planning a story and designing our moving toys.

Science – Which magnet is the strongest? Three tests will be done with the children predicting and evaluating.

Geography/History – Designing and making a shaduf using straws and play dough.  

P.E. - Gymnastics and tennis.

French - We will be building up our language skills.

Music- 'Let Your Spirit Fly' 

Religious Education- God

Homework this week will be maths, spellings and reading

 

Learning in Year 3 - week commencing 2nd October 2017

 

Maths - The children will add using renaming strategies.

Literacy - We will be writing our own play scripts in groups and then performing them for the rest of the class.

Science – Which materials will attract magnets through?

Geography/History – Writing a diary entry- life as a farmer in Ancient Egypt times explaining why the Nile was important to them.

P.E.- Gymnastics and tennis.

French - We will be building up our language skills.

Music- 'Let Your Spirit Fly' 

Religious Education- Good News

Homework this week will be maths, spellings and reading.

 

Learning in Year 3 - week commencing 25th September 2017

 

Assessment Week & Harvest Service

Maths – Simple Adding

Literacy – Creating new characters and understanding the features of play scripts!

Science – Design our own experiment. 

Geography/History – Fact collecting- Why is the Nile important?

P.E.- Gymnastics and tennis.

French - We will be building up our language skills.

Homework this week will be maths, spellings and reading.

 

Learning in Year 3 - week commencing 18th September 2017

 

Maths - The children will count in fours and eights and complete their first review of this chapter. We will move on to simple addition.

Literacy - We will be completing a character analysis of Abdul Kazam and then will look at persuasive adverts. We will then create our own persuasive poster. ‘Come to the magic show!’

Science - This week our experiment will be to see which everyday objects are magnetic using sand and magnets.

Geography/History – Journey of a river.  We will explain the course of a river and the different parts to it.

P.E.- Gymnastics and tennis.

French - We will be building up our language skills.

Music- 'Let Your Spirit Fly' and 'Harvest Samba'

Religious Education- Good News

Homework this week will be maths, spellings and reading.

 

Learning in Year 3 - week commencing 11th September 2017

 

Maths - The children will continue to build on their knowledge of numbers looking at number patterns and sequences.

Literacy - We will looking at descriptions in detail using atmosphere and senses to write about a new circus act.

Science - This week will be our first lesson on "Forces and Magnets". The children will be thinking about how different surfaces affect the speed of a moving object.

Geography/History - Where and when is Ancient Egypt?  We will be looking at a map of Egypt and also will be creating a timeline.

P.E.- Gymnastics and tennis.

French - Our first French lesson! We will be building up our language skills.

Music- 'Let Your Spirit Fly' and 'Harvest Samba'

Religious Education- Good News

Homework this week will be maths and reading.