Welcome to Year 3

 

 

In Year 3, you will find Mrs Palmer, Mrs McLeod, Mrs Morgan, Miss Simms and Mrs Ellis.

Mrs Palmer’s class have outdoor PE on Mondays and indoor PE on Tuesdays.

Mrs McLeod’s and Mrs Morgan’s class have outdoor PE on Thursday and indoor PE on Tuesdays.

For cold weather, please ensure your child has appropriate PE clothing, such as tracksuit bottoms and a suitable jumper.

Literacy and Maths homework will be given to the children on Mondays and it is expected to be handed on Fridays. Spelling and times tables tests will take place on a Friday. There may also be creative homework tasks set throughout the year which we hope the whole family will get involved in.

Children are expected to read at least five times each week, with an adult commenting at least once a week, and hand in their Reading Challenge books every day.  

 

 

Term 1

Term 2

Term 3

Term 4

Term 5

Term 6

Topic

Predators

Stone Age

Shang Dynasty

Location, Location, Location

Ancient Egypt

Ancient Egypt

Literacy

Story writing

Fact files

Poetry

Adventure

Instructions

Suspense writing

 

Traditional Tales

Instruction writing

Persuasion

Debates (trade links, natural energy Geography Links)

 

Instructions

Myths and legends (Traditional tales)

 

Myths and legends

Ashmolean Museum Chronological report

 

Maths

Numbers and the number system

Counting and comparing

Visualising and constructing

 

Addition and subtraction

Multiplication and division

Exploring time

Exploring fractions

Measuring space

Fractions and decimals

 

Investigating angles

Exploring money

Exploring money

Data

Supporting and going deeper

Science

Animals (humans)

Rocks

Plants

Magnets & Forces

Light

Light

Computing

Powerpoint fact files

Gooseberry Planet

Videoing performance

Gooseberry Planet

Collecting and analysing data

Gooseberry Planet

Exploring network

Gooseberry Planet

Communicating safely.

Finding and correcting bugs

Gooseberry Planet

Finding and correcting bugs

Gooseberry Planet

Art

Sketches of animals

Prehistoric art

Sketching oracle bone.

Impressionism

Making Canopic jars

Making Canopic jars

DT

Make animal split model

3D animal

Make Chinese food – Chinese festival

Town plan

Designing Canopic jars

Designing Canopic jars

Geography

Europe                            

Volcanoes and earthquakes

World Foods , mountains

UK& Local geography (types of settlements)- compass work

Rivers, vegetation belts, hills mountains coasts, rivers.)

 

History

Extinct predators – dinosaurs

Stone Age

Shang Dynasty

Old Banbury

Ancient Egypt

Ancient Egypt

Music

Let your spirits fly – percussion to represent different animals.

Christmas Assembly

The Dragon Song

Reflect, Rewind, Replay

Traditional Egyptian Music

Bringing Us Together

PE

Football

Dance

Hockey

Dance

Volleyball

Dodgeball

Tennis

Gymnastics

Rounders

Gymnastics

Rounders/ Athletics

RE

Hinduism/ Sikhism

Christianity

Christianity

Christianity

Hinduism

Sikhism

P4C

Overcoming fear

Peer pressure

Sharing

Carbon footprint

Water

Refugees

Talents

Selfishness

Education

Homelessness

Generosity

Empathy

Words

PSHE/RSE

Pants.

Animals and humans-  differences (Animal care).

Anti-Bullying

Friendships- advert for a friend.

 

Feelings and others. (SCIB)

 

Moving on.

Pants. Consent.

Trust- Helping hand. Chose one person on each finger. (SKIB)

Different body parts. Pants. Consent.

Trust- Helping hand. Chose one person on each finger. (SKIB)

SKIB- Drugs and alcohol.

 

Risky or negative relationships. (SKIB)

 

 

 

 If you would like more details regarding your child's learning please speak to your child's class teacher.