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Curriculum Map Year 3

Autumn Term Year 3

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Summer Term Year 3

 

 

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What a fantastic start to the Summer term! We have beem really busy with new topics and activities.

In our maths lessons we have been learning about properties of 3D shapes. We made some of our own 3D shapes using templates. We also used the shapes to make models.

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We have been exploring our class reader through drama. We have some fantastic actors/actresses in our class!

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We all enoyed a wonderful day of art activities. We looked at the work of Vincent Van Gogh and made our own interpretations of some of his most famous art works. We used paint, oil pastels, paint pens and chalks.

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In our history topic (Ancient Egypt) we have been learning how to write in hieroglphics. We also produced some lovely pictures of ancient egyptian artefacts.

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As part of our Literacy Curriculum this year we have been studying the work of two poets: Roger McGough and Gina Doubthwaite. We have wrote some of own our poems in the style of these poets and have had lots of fun performing some of their poems to the rest of the class.

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We had a wonderful morning last week practising all of our basic maths skills. We played higher/lower, place value bingo and lots of other maths games.

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To understand the mummification process better we turned ourselves into mummies!

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We were lucky enough to have a workshop with Donna Palmer from the Rainbow Smiles project. Donna was so much fun and taught us all about diversity. We are looking forward to working with her again in the future.

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Year 3 is going by so fast! We have enjoyed many wonderful activities this Spring term.

Our trip to the World Life Museum was fantastic! We learnt many new things in the Stoneage workshop and got to handle some interesting artefacts!

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One of out topics in Maths this term has been measure. We have had lots of fun doing practical activities involving space and  measure.

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In P.E lessons we have been working on understanding our physical development, health and well being and have really enjoyed circuit training.

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Our Music lessons have been as lively as always! we have been exploring timbre (descriptive sounds.)

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This years Number Day was really fun and we raised lots of money for the NSPCC.

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Welcome back everyone! What a fantastic start we have had to the year!

English

In our English lessons we are really enjoying reading our class text ‘Storm’ by Kevin Crossley Holland. We have enjoyed writing our own diary entries, letters to the head teacher and stories. We have learnt what personification and alliteration means and how to include them in our writing. We have also explored how successful authors ‘hook’ the reader and we are applying some of these techniques in our own writing.

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Maths

We are really enjoying the variety of mental maths games we play in year 3. They are helping us learn our 3,4 and 8 times tables, number bonds and how to have fun with numbers!

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Design Technology

In Design Technology we have been learning about Healthy diets. We looked at the different food groups and the effects they have on our bodies. We then designed and made our own fruit cocktails!

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Better By Bus

We have been lucky enough to be involved in the Better by Bus campaign. This involved a lovely assembly to help us understand the many benefits of travelling by bus.

Art

During Art week we were lucky enough to have a local artist come into our school to work with us on a project. We made Christmas decorations out of clay which we have painted and sealed. We are sure they will look fantastic on our Christmas trees at home!

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History

Our History topic is The Stoneage and we have really enjoyed learning facts about that period of time and have even made our own cave paintings! We have loved learning about Skara Brae and Stonehenge!

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