Year 3

WELCOME

Welcome to Year 3’s web page. We have had a fantastic year. The children have worked really hard and this term they will be getting ready for Year 4. You will find below some useful information about what we are learning as well as housekeeping letter.

Year 3 Homework

HOUSEKEEPING LETTERS

ST JOHN'S

Mrs Vassan

TA – Mrs Murphy

ST THOMAS

Ms Preston

TA – Mr Bunker

TERM 5

ENGLISH

Reading

Continue to encourage your child to read a range of different texts such as comics, recipes and instructions to extend the breadth of their reading experiences.

Comprehension

Talk to your child about what they are reading and discuss the character and plots, relating them to other books they have read on similar themes. Encourage your child to predict what might happen next at different points in stories. Discuss the different layouts in non-fiction books and why texts are set out the way they are

Writing

This term children will be learning about persuasive writing and designing their own leaflets. They will also be writing persuasive letters and generating debates. Children will be using the book: The Rock in my Pocket to help them further develop their writing.

SPAG (Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar)

Children will learn about nouns, adjectives, verbs and adverbs, punctuation to demarcate sentences (capital letters and full stops, question marks and exclamation marks) and spelling patterns including prefixes and suffixes.

MATHS

We are developing children’s mathematical vocabulary so that they are able to explain how they work out answers using the correct terminology, building on their reasoning skills.

Children will be working on multiplication and division. In measurement they will be focussing on time and capacity.

SCIENCE

In this term children will be examining rocks and soils.

GEOGRAPHY

Topic titles: Mountains and Rivers. We will be continuing with the second part of Rocks and Soils. Art- Patterns in the environment: using various tools correctly.

RE

Children will be celebrating the Easter and Pentecost

TERM 6

ENGLISH

Reading

Comprehension

Writing

SPAG (Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar)

  • To explore an information text in depth
  • To come to know a complex history through talk, reading, writing, drawing and drama
  • To present understandings in writing, drawing and performance

MATHS

Number – Multiplication and Division

Recall and use multiplication and division facts for the 3, 4 and 8 multiplication tables.

Write and calculate mathematical statements for multiplication and division using the multiplication tables that they know, including two-digit numbers times one-digit numbers, using mental and progressing to formal written methods.

Solve problems, including missing number problems, involving multiplication and division, including positive integer scaling problems and correspondence problems in which n objects are connected to m objects.

SCIENCE

We are learning about forces and magnets.

HISTORY

Children will be learning about the Stone Age. Children will look at how they lived and examine the resources they had in their daily lives.

RE

Children will learn how to be a good Christian.

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