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Class Three

Welcome to class 3

 

Mrs O'Dowd teaches on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays

Mrs Howell teaches on Tuesdays. Mrs Blair and Miss Passingham support the class daily. 

 

Tuesday - PE     Spelling test

Wednesday -  PE   Homework handed in

Friday -  Homework given out

 

All children have login details to 'Times Table Rock Stars' and 'Active Learning' in the back of their homework books. Please let Mrs O'Dowd know if you have any problems logging on.

 

Our topic for the second half of the spring term is:                                     Our Christian value is:

 SCRUMDIDDLYUMPTIOUS                                                     FORGIVENESS

Image result for scrumdiddlyumptious                                                                   Image result for forgiveness on the cross

 

Maths: Measures - length, money & time

            All 4 operations (+ - x ÷)

 

English: Fantasy/imaginary world

             Recounts

             Spelling, grammar and punctuation

             Reading comprehension (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory - Roald Dahl)

 

Science: 3M Young Innovators STEM Challenge (materials & forces)

 

D & T: Cooking and the Innovators Challenge

            Create an international smoothie and packaging

 

Computing: Power points and coding

 

RE: When Jesus left - What was the impact of Pentecost?

      Launde Abbey retreat

 

Geography: Food miles & fair trade

 

History: Significant individuals (James Lind)

 

PE: Dance & outdoor games

 

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Our topic for the first half of the spring term is:

 

TRADERS AND RAIDERS

 

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Maths - Fluency, reasoning and problem solving skills will be developed in the areas of

  • Fractions & decimals
  • Length and perimeter
  • Shape

 

English

  • Discussion
  • Stories about the past
  • Spelling, grammar and punctuation
  • Reading comprehension skills (Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl)

 

Science - Forces and magnets

 

History - Anglo-Saxons and Vikings

 

Geography - Using maps; settlements; Europe

 

D & T - Anglo-Saxon homes

 

RE - What can we learn from religions about what is right and wrong?

 

Music - Rhythm

 

PE - Games 

                                                                        VIKING DAY - January 2019


----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------                 Our topic for the second half of the autumn term is:

BURPS, BOTTOMS & BILE

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Maths - Fluency, reasoning and problem solving skills will be developed in the areas of

  • Addition & subtraction (greater focus on formal methods)
  • Multiplication & division
  • Fractions & decimals

 

English

  • Stories in familiar settings
  • Playscripts
  • Spelling, grammar and punctuation
  • Reading comprehension skills (Demon Dentist by David Walliams)

 

Science - Teeth types; Tooth decay and hygiene; The digestive system; Working systematically

 

RE - What do Christians learn from the Creation story?

 

PHSE - Finding Nemo will be used to help teach healthy relationships

 

Music - Voice

 

D & T - Healthy foods; working models

 

Computers

  • Coding
  • Presenting information

 

PE

  • Netball
  • Football

                                                           

DRUMMING WORKSHOP

Our topic for the firat half of the autumn term is:

PLAYLIST

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Maths - Fluency, reasoning and problem solving skills will be developed in the areas of

  • Place value
  • Addition & subtraction

 

English

  • Stories by the same author (Roald Dahl)
  • Persuasive writing
  • Spelling, grammar and punctuation
  • Reading comprehension skills (Demon Dentist by David Walliams)

 

Science - Sound

 

Geography - Locations of countries

 

RE - What does it mean to be a Hindu in Britain?

 

PHSE - Finding Nemo will be used to help teach healthy relationships

 

Music - music of the 20th century

 

D & T - Making instruments

 

Art- Music inspired art including a focus on Kandinsky

 

Computers

  • Coding
  • Presenting information

 

PE

  • Dance
  • Hockey

 

Maths games: 

 

Ordering numbershttps://www.topmarks.co.uk/ordering-and-sequencing/coconut-ordering

Rounding: https://www.topmarks.co.uk/Flash.aspx?f=DartboardNextv2

 

Sites/games to practise multiplication/division facts:

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/times-tables/coconut-multiples

https://mathsframe.co.uk/en/resources/playgame/306

 

 

 

 

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