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Class Three

Welcome to class 3

 

 

Mrs O'Dowd teaches on Mondays, Wednesday mornings, Thursdays and Fridays

Mrs Stevenson teaches on Tuesdays and Wednesday afternoons.

Mrs Blair and Miss Passingham support the class.

 

Monday -   Guitar lessons

Tuesday -  PE    Spelling test          

Wednesday - Homework handed in

Friday -    PE     Homework given out

Spring term 2

 

Our topic is:                                                                                     Our Christian value is:
Urban Pioneers                                                  Forgiveness

                                                       

 

Maths: Length, perimeter & area

            Mass

            Volume & capacity

               

English: Play scripts

             Free verse poetry

             Leaflets

             Autobiographies/biographies

             Spelling, grammar and punctuation

             Reading comprehension (Iron Man by Ted Hughes)

 

Science: Forces & magnets

              Light

 

Art: Graffiti art

        Pencil & charcoal skethes focusing on light & shadow

 

D & T: Tool design

            Buildng structures

 

Music: Guitars 

           Singing

 

Computing: Coding

                  Presenting information

 

RE: Why do Christians call the day Jesus died 'Good Friday'?

 

PSHE: Rules & manners

 

Geography: Map drawing (scales)

                   Locate local towns/cities & commemerative monuments on a map

              

History: History of monuments

 

PE: Dance

      Gymnastics

      Cricket

       

Spring term - first half - 2020 

 

Our topic is:                                                                                     Our Christian value is:
Tribal Tales                                                           Loyalty

(Stone, Bronze & Iron Ages)

                               

 

Maths: Fractions and decimals

            Time

            

English: Historical narrative

             Leaflets

             Autobiographies

             Spelling, grammar and punctuation

             Reading comprehension (Stone Age Boy by Satoshi Kitamura)

 

Science: Rocks

             Forces & magnets

 

Art: Neolithic art

 

D & T: Tool design

           Buildng structures

 

Music: Guitars

 

Computing: Coding (debugging)

                 Presenting information

 

RE: What is the Trinity?

 

PSHE: Roots to resilience

 

Geography: How people improve and damage the environment

                  

History: Prehistoric Britain - Stone Age, Bronze Age and Iron Age.

 

PE: Tag rugby

       Dance

 

 

Autumn term 2 - 2019

 

Our topic is:                                                                                     Our Christian value is:
  Potions                                                                      Consideration

                                  

Image result for alice in wonderland potion                           Image result for no gift is too small

 

 

Maths: Addition and subtraction

            Multiplication

            Angles

 

English: Instructions

             Fantasty/Imaginary world stories

             Spelling, grammar and punctuation

             Reading comprehension (George's Marvellous Medicine by Roald Dahl)

 

Science: States of matter (solids, liquids and gases)

 

Art: Design

        Clay work

        Photography

        

DT: Totem poles

        Preparing US dishes

 

Music: Guitars

 

Computing: Coding

                 Presenting information

 

RE: Why are festivals important?

 

PSHE: Healthy body, healthy mind

 

Geography: Comparing two different loactions

                  

History: Historic use of potions

 

PE: Tag rugby

       Dance

 

Autumn term - first half - 2019 

 

 

Our topic for the first half of the autumn term is:                        Our Christian value is:
  Road Trip USA!                                                 Thankfulness

  Image result for stars and stripes                                Image result for christian thankfulness

 

We searched the school grounds for 14 of the 50 states of American and discovered which of the Native American Tribes lived there.

Below are photos of our pow-wow. We had great fun playing drums, claves and bells as well as chanting Native American songs and some of us even danced.

 

Maths: Place value

            Addition and subtraction

            Shape

 

English: Recounts (diaries)

             Myths & legends (Native American Mythological story)

             Spelling, grammar and punctuation

             Reading comprehension (George's Marvellous Medicine by Roald Dahl)

 

Science: Electricity

 

Art: Observational drawings

        Dream catches

 

DT: Totem poles

        Preparing US dishes

 

Music: Traditional and cultural music

            Guitars

 

Computing: Coding

                 Online research

 

RE: What is it like to follow God?

 

PSHE: Healthy body, healthy mind

 

Geography: Using maps

                  Human & physical geography

 

History: Native Americans

 

PE: Basketball

      General invasion game skills

 

 

 

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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