Year 3 2022 - 2023

Mrs Coyne

Teacher

Welcome to Year 3 and Summer 2022

Mrs Coyne, Miss Beardsall and Miss Gregory

 

English

In English this half term, we will be travelling back in time with The Stone Age Boy by Satoshi Kitamura. We will be writing in present and past tense and examining the lives of Stone Age people.

 

 

 

 

Reading

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Maths

This term we are going to be focusing on the following:

  • Measurement - measure, compare, add and subtract: lengths (m/cm/mm); mass (kg/g); volume/capacity (l/ml)
  • Perimeter - measure the perimeter of simple 2-D shapes
  • Money - add and subtract amounts of money to give change, using both £ and p in practical contexts
  • Statistics - interpret and present data using bar charts, pictograms and tables
  • Shape - Identify right angles, recognise that 2 right angles make a half-turn, 3 make three-quarters of a turn and 4 a complete turn; identify whether angles are greater than or less than a right angle. Identify horizontal and vertical lines and pairs of perpendicular and parallel lines

 

Don't forget to log onto Mathletics and Timestables Rockstars to gain a personal best or 
compete against other children in our class or from around the world.

 

World Knowledge

This term, our whole school Learning in Context theme is

Voyage: Around the world in 80 days.

In Year 3, we will be focussing on developing our understanding of the Stone Age period and how our lives are connected to people in the past.

 

We will investigate three BIG questions:

Why do people choose to settle in certain place?

How do people leave their mark on the world?

 

 

 

 

Computing

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In Computing, we have been practising our typing skills and  seeing if we can develop the skill of 'touch typing'.

Click on the keyboard above to have a go!

 

 

MUSIC

Click on the picture of Talvin Singh to compose some Bhangra

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Chromelab

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Ableton

 

 

 

 

PE

Year 3 will be having PE every Monday afternoon this half term - don't forget to send your child with their correct kit!

We may also have additional PE on a Friday morning, so please make sure that your own clothes on Awareness Friday are suitable for PE.

 

Homework will be handed out on Fridays and is due in on Wednesday the following week.

5 Reads are due in on Fridays and this is when books will be changed.

 

 

 

 

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