Year 3

Welcome back to Spring term Year 3!

I hope you’ve all had a lovely break and you are well rested.  We are going to have a busy term, full of new learning and lots of activities!


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Below is some information which I hope that you will find useful:

PE kits will need to be in school on Mondays and Tuesdays. Kits can be left in school throughout the half term and it will be sent home at the end of every half term.

Homework will be given out on a Wednesday and should be returned to school for the following Monday in order for it to be marked before the next weeks is issued. This book should be handed in weekly.

English We are focusing on one book this half term ‘The story of Tutankhamun’. From this book we will be writing diary entries, biographies, news paper reports and non-chronological reports!
Maths We are going to be working on time and fractions. The children will be learning to find fractions of amounts, unit and non unit fractions. In time we will be practicing telling the time on 12/24 hour clocks and counting to the nearest minute.
Science We are learning all about magnets and forces
Topic We will be learning all about Egypt, from the topic of mummification to the story of how Tutenkamuhn was discovered!
RE We will be focusing on different parables.
PE Monday – dance  Tuesday – ball games.
ICT We will be using powerpoint and also doing some more programming
Music We will be learning a new song on the glockenspiels and learning new songs about Egypt.
Spanish We will be learning classroom commands and revisiting colours and animals!


Remember if your child reads 3 times a week they will earn a Proud Cloud sticker so please bring in your reading records.

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