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Welcome to Year 3!

 

smiley Hello and Welcome to Class 3's Page! smiley

 

Our Class Teachers are Mrs Jowitt and Mrs Winstone. 
Mrs Hill is our teaching assistant from Monday to Thursday. Mrs Bowler is our Teaching Assistant on a Friday morning and also accompanies us when we go swimming on a Monday.

Reading is very important in Class 3 and we have been enjoying the new reading corner, reading for pleasure.

In  Class 3 we do lots of fun things and this is when we do them.

In the Spring Term P.E. is on a Monday and Friday.                                        

In the Spring Term, Class 3 will be going Swimming and doing Gymnastics.

~ we need an indoor P.E. kit consisting of a white t-shirt, black shorts and black pumps or trainers.

~ we need an outdoor P.E. kit consisting of jogging bottoms, trainers, t-shirt and warm top.

~ earrings need to be removed.

 

Swimming Lessons

 

In the Spring and Summer Term, we will go swimming on a Monday morning. This will replace Tuesday's P.E. session from the Autumn Term. We will need a swimming bag brought to school every Monday, consisting of a swimming costume or trunks (not knee length) and a towel. Children with long hair will need to have a swimming cap. Please ensure your child always brings their coat to school on a Monday as this will be needed to and from the baths.

 

        

Information Leaflet from Curriculum Event - Year 3 Expectations

Our Topics

 Go Wild! (Animals)

Opposites Attract (Magnets)

Time Travellers - Stone Age to Iron Age 

Magnificent Earth (Mountains, Volcanoes and Earthquakes)

The Great Bread Bake Off (Food Technology)

 

Home Projects

 During the Spring term, this will be based on our topic ‘Time Travellers’ and will focus on ‘The Stone Age’. The children are encouraged to choose how they wish to present their home project and this can range from using ICT skills, to creating models or even comic strips; whatever engages your child to learn. These will be due to be brought into school during the first week back after the half-term holiday.

 

 

Curriculum Map - Time Travellers

Y3/Y4 A Glint of Gold Concert Songs

Below are the songs for our forthcoming Y3/Y4 concert.

Please use your song book to learn these with the music whenever you can!

The Storytellers

The Boy King

Old God Counting Song

The Egyptian Pyramid

Queen of the Nile

Osiris King of the Dead

Point to the Stars

Tut Tut

These are our important dates...
...but this is mostly for parents and carers!

 

Monday is when we do our Spellings tests.

- spellings are sent out in blocks with the test date next to them.

- times tables are set each week with a mix of multiplication and division.

 

Homework is given out every Wednesday and is due in by the following Monday.

- there will be one piece of English and one piece of Mathematics.

- sometimes there can be Topic work set as well.

 

 

This week's spelling list - to be learnt by 18.3.19

 

calendar

caught

centre

century

certain

circle

uncertain

certainty

 

 

 

 

MyMaths

 

MyMaths.co.uk is a great resource to help children with their maths skills. It has lots of fun lessons and games which are often set as homework but feel free to have a go at any activity of your choice. You can also retry activities as the questions are different each time!

 

Access it here:   

https://www.mymaths.co.uk

 

If you have lost your log-on, please let Mrs Jowitt or Mrs Winstone know.

 

 

It is important children learn the times tables and also can recall the division equivalent. In Class 3, children will be learning and recalling the facts for x2, x3 ,x4 ,x5 ,x8 and x10. To help your child with this, here are some times tables websites that can support their learning.

 

Times Tables Websites - Digital Copy and Game Links

Websites we have been using in Class 3...

Writing Workshop September 2016 Year 3 and Year 4 Powerpoint

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