Year 3

Welcome to Year 3!

The children have made a great start to life in the juniors.

The Year 3 Team

Class teachers:  Mrs Ormandy / Mrs Craike

Support Staff
Mrs Judge
Miss Catterall
Miss Messham

Autumn Curriculum

Maths

  • Place Value
  • Addition and Subtraction
  • Multiplication and Division

English:

Core Texts:

  • Ug
  • Pug of the Frozen North
  • The Snowman

Science:

  • Rocks and Soils
  • Forces and Magnets

Come and See Topics:

Homes,      Promises,      Visitors

Other Faith Week:

Judaism

Music:

The children will have the opportunity to learn to play the keyboard.  They will take part in a music wider opportunities programme with a specialist music teacher every Tuesday afternoon.

Geography: 

Extreme Earth
(Volcanoes,  Earthquakes,  Tsunamis)

History:

The Stone-age

Art & Design:

(Printing) Stone-age cave paintings.

DT:

Textiles

PE:

Fitness / Invasion Games

IT:

We Love Games (In this apptivity children will use gaming apps to develop computational thinking skills and develop a simple program as a final project.) We will also enjoy a session with a specialist teacher from the CLC.

Homework

Homework and spellings will be given out on a Friday to be returned and tested the following Thursday.

Reading Books: 

The children’s books will be changed as and when returned.
We encourage you to please read at home as much as possible with your child.

P.E Days: 

Children are required to have the appropriate kit at all times.  It is important that children have a pair of pumps in school.

Normal P.E days are Monday and Wednesday, however, at present we have a special coach coming in from LFC to work with the children on a Thursday instead of Monday.  Thank you.

Curriculum Overviews

Mathematics Overview of Learning