Class Teacher - Mrs J. Potter
Teaching Assistant - Mrs A. Miller
Welcome to Class 3P
During this term year 3 are looking at place value to 1000. Adding and subtracting 3 digit numbers and concentrating on their 3, 4 and 8 times tables.
Year 3 are exploring the story ‘The Ginger Bread Man’ in English this term, with the specific focus of setting. We will also be concentrating on poetry, looking at Roald Dahls revolting rhymes.
Our topic in RE this term is ‘Homes’, in this topic we explore how God is present in every home. This is expressed in the love that binds the family together within the home through good times and bad times.
Our topic this term is Rocks and Soils, we will be comparing and grouping fossils. We will also be exploring Animals and Humans, looking at diets, skeletons and muscles.
We are investigating the Stone Age to the Iron Age, thinking what prehistory means. Exploring hunters and gatherers, cave art and Iron Age hillforts.
Our topic this term is Volcanoes and earthquakes in the Mediterranean region. We will also look into the Northern hemisphere.
We are using a range of tools to make fossils and thinking about how Stone Age men moved stones from Stonehenge.
Art and Design
Year 3 are becoming Prehistoric artists this term, creating cave paintings, fossils and block printing.
Spellings: Spelling lists are handed out on a Monday. The children can use any activity from the spelling activity books and complete at least three activities in their spelling books.
Mathletics: Mathletics is checked every Monday and the children need to have done at least 1000 points.
Reading: Reading books are changed on Monday, Wednesday and Friday.
Sheets: If any sheets of homework are sent home, they are sent out on a Monday and need to be handed back in on the next Monday.