Welcome to Class 3A
Year 3 Curriculum Newsletter
Autumn 1 2017
Literacy – We will be looking at Stories by the same author. We will be concentrating on Julia Donaldson. Also we will look at Instructions and Explanations.
Numeracy – We are focusing on Number and Place value – counting forwards and backwards from a given number, more/less than a given number; Calculations – adding/subtracting 2/3 digit numbers mentally and in written form and multiplication facts for 3, 4 and 8 times tables.
Science – Rocks and soils. Looking at types of rocks and soils, which soils are where and investigating soils.
History – British History. Stone age to the iron age.
R.E. – What people believe about God?
P.H.S.E. – Class Charter and the Convention.
Spanish – A New Start. We will look at saying hello to each other, introducing ourselves, asking how people are and replying.
Art – Drawing. Looking at famous illustrators and linking with our Literacy work.
- P.E. will be on Wednesday morning so please make sure you have your kit with you.
- Homework will be given out on a Thursday and expected back in no later than Tuesday of the following week.
- Spellings are given out on a Thursday and need to be learnt for the following Wednesday.
We look forward to working with your children this year. If you have any questions please come and speak to any of the Year 3 Team.
Mrs Ghani, Mrs Heap, Mrs Abbas, Ms Parveen and Mrs Wong.