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Year 3 

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Welcome

Year 3 is an important year in your child’s learning. In Maths, children will build upon their place value understanding to become confident with using numbers up to one thousand. They will also build on their times tables knowledge to learn the 3, 4, 6 and 8 times tables, by the end of the year. In writing, children will be learning to write more detailed sentences by using a range of conjunctions and adverbials. They will begin to develop their understanding of how to organise sentences into paragraphs

 

 Find out what we have been up to each term by clicking the links at the bottom of this page!

 

The Year 3 Team

In 3T there is Miss Thomas, the Year Lead, in 3B there is Mr Bawden and in 3S there is Miss Strzalkowska-Guerra. All three classes are supported by Mrs Hayden.  

 

What we are learning this term 

 This term our Discovery topic is Rainforest which is part of the school’s Spring ‘We are Geographers’ focus. We will be learning all about life in a Rainforest whilst practising geographical skills such as interpreting maps and analysing data. To link with this, our Science topic will be Plants.

 

In English, we will be developing our writing skills, whilst focusing on some great texts, linked to our topics and Core Values. In Maths, we will be particularly focusing on Multiplication and Division, followed by an opportunity to apply all our number skills in the context of Money and Measures.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Take a look at our curriculum map: Here 

How you can help at home 

Please help your children practise their spelling homework which goes out on a Thursday.

Times tables tests are done in school every week. Please check your child’s answers and go over any mistakes with them each week.

Please read with your child 5 times a week, this can be done on Bug Club. Please record in their reading diary.

Bug Club

Bug Club : https://www.activelearnprimary.co.uk/login?c=0

 

Important Dates 

We have arranged a trip to Kew Gardens for the whole year group on Tuesday 5th March. This trip will be a fantastic opportunity to deepen our understanding of both our Rainforest and Plants topic.  

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