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Welcome to Year 3

Welcome to Year 3

Staff

The teachers in Year 3 are Miss Kerr, Miss Wish, Miss Auer and Mr Burns.

The teaching assistants are Miss Kiskyte, Miss Cockerell and Miss Cooper.

 

Topic

We teach the subject areas through a topic based curriculum.

Long Term Plan for 2020-2021: Long Term Plan Year 3

 

The topic for Term 1 is Tribal Tales.

Term 1 curriculum information and enrichment opportunities: https://sway.office.com/rORaHWOx8wZP4Gas?ref=Link

Homework

Children are provided with a home reading book at their level. They are expected to read this daily. Please write in your child’s contact book when they have finished reading their book so that the teacher knows to change it. Your child will receive weekly English and Maths homework. This is based on the learning that they have completed that week in class. It is sent home on a Friday and needs to be returned the following Wednesday.

As well as the academic homework, including daily reading that the children complete, we want to encourage and celebrate the children’s creative side. The children are encouraged to use their thinking hats to create a piece of homework that we can share with the whole school community, including parents, at parent’s evening.  They can pick from one of the suggested ideas included in the curriculum information sway above or create an idea of their own. The children will vote for the most creative homework (green hat thinking) from each class. Good luck!

 

English

The information below provides details about the areas of learning that you child will cover whilst in Year 3. Children are expected to meet these requirements by the end of Year 3. These are based on the guidance from the National Curriculum (September 2014).

https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/335186/PRIMARY_national_curriculum_-_English_220714.pdf

 

Maths

The information below provides details about the areas of learning that you child will cover whilst in Year 3. Children are expected to meet these requirements by the end of Year 3. These are based on the guidance from the National Curriculum (September 2014).

https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/335158/PRIMARY_national_curriculum_-_Mathematics_220714.pdf

 

Curriculum Website Links

The below websites may be useful for supporting your child further with their learning:

TopMarks – English and Maths games online http://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/7-11-years/ordering-and-sequencing-numbers

Spelling Shed https://www.spellingshed.com/en-gb

TT Rockstars https://ttrockstars.com/ 

BBC Bitesize learning http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks2/english/spelling_grammar/

National Geographic https://www.natgeokids.com/uk/

NASA Kids Club https://www.nasa.gov/kidsclub/index.html

Natural History Museum https://www.nhm.ac.uk/