Mrs Burton is our class teacher and Mrs Robinson is our support assistant.
We work hard and have lots of fun in 3B!
Meet the wonderful children in our class...
Autumn 2: Gymnastics
Spring 1: Dance
Spring 2: Tennis
Summer 1: Swimming
Summer 2: Outdoor Adventure.
Your child will read their home reading book once a week with Mrs Robinson then they
During this week we researched the famous author Roald Dahl we looked at his life and his famous books to create biographies.
Check out our fantastic World Book Day outfits:
Topic- Stone Age to Iron Age.
During this topic we will look at changes in Britain from the Stone Age to the Iron Age. We will use historical enquiry to answer these key questions:
Is it true to say that Stone Age man was just a simple hunter gatherer only interested in food and shelter?
How much did life change when man learned how to farm?
What can we learn about life in the Stone Age from a study of Skara Brae?
Why did they build Stonehenge?
What was life like in the Iron Age and how do we know?
Who are the Druids?
Keep a look out for some fantastic photographs:
Spring Term 1.
English- Mystery Stories.
Poetry: Our poetry unit is colour poems. We will be putting our 5 sense to the test by thinking about what different colours feel, sound, look, taste and smell like. We will use google classroom to publish our poems and create a collage out of different materials to match our colour poems.
Fiction: We will be learning the story 'The Nightmare Man' through actions and drama activities. We will use this to create our own Mystery stories with exciting setting and lots of tense moments. We will be learning how to use dramatic sentence starters and adjective to bring our stories to life.
Maths- Multiplication and Division
During Maths this term, we will be learning our 3s,4s, and 8 timetable through songs, chants and lots of practical activities. We will have a timetable challenge every week to put our new knowledge to the test.
We kindly encourage you to continue this work at home. Here are some useful games for you to play together...
Topic- Amazing Weather.
In this amazing topic we will look at different climate zones and how that changes the weather in different parts of the world then create weather reports. We will study the water cycle and create our own detail diagrams to share. We even conduct mini experiments to create some amazing weather such as rainbows, rain and fog.
In science lesson will be learning about Shadows and light and creating our own puppet shows.
Keep a look out for some fantastic pictures...
Autumn Term 2.
English- Information text
Non Fiction: We will be learning the report 'Frost Dragon' through actions and drama activities. We will use this to create our own reports all about dragons. We will look closely at how to use informative subheading such as food, habitat and description.
Maths- Addition and Subtraction
This term we will be continuing are work on addition and subtract. We will use our mental and written methods to solve word problems. We will look at estimation and inverse and how we can use them both to check if our answer are correct.
Topic- The Romans.
In this exciting topic we will study The Roman era. We will look closely at the the Roman Army and how people lived during the Roman times. We will learn all about Emperor Claudius and think about the reasons for his invasion.
In science lesson will be learning about forces and magnets.
During this topic, we will be going on a fantastic trip to the Dewa museum.
Keep a look out for our photographs...
Autumn Term 1.
English- Myths and Legends.
Poetry: We will be learning about Haiku and Tanaka poem by exploring syllable patterns. We will base our poems on mythical creatures and perform them to an audience.
Fiction: We will be learn the myth of Pandora’s Box through actions and drama activities. We will use this to create our own Myths and Legends.
Maths- Place Value
This term we will be looking at Place Value. We will be comparing and ordering numbers up to 1000. Reading and writing number up to 1000 using both numerals and words and we will be counting in multiple of 50s and 100s. We will also start Addition and Subtraction. We will be learning lots of different mental and written methods to add and subtract numbers up to 3 digits.
We explore how God is present in every home. This is expressed through the love that binds the family together within the home through the good times and the home.
What does home mean to you?
How is God present in my life?
Promises- Promises made a Baptism.
We explore the promises made at baptism and confirmation and how they are the call to a new way of life. We look at how the church welcomes us into God’s family.
What does it mean to make a promise?
How can we help others keep promises?
Topic- The United Kingdom.
In topic we will study The United Kingdom. We will look closely at the geographical regions and identity human and physical characteristics and how some aspects have changed over time. We will also learn about the rivers from in the UK and look closely at the journey of a river.
A big welcome back to school! We hope you have had a fantastic summer and are ready for lot of learning in Year 3.
Our class page will be full of information and photographs about our time in year 3.
So please keep visiting through each term for updates.