Year Three

Welcome to Year Three’s class page

 

SPRING 2nd HALF – 2022 –

We have been busy learning in our classroom and Mrs Finney, Miss Johnson and Miss Yasmin are so happy with how well you have settled into a new Key stage. You are proving to be excellent role models. Here are a few pictures of our classroom environment –

     

 

 

SPRING 2nd HALF – 2022

We are going to focus on Geography this half term and discover all about Natural Disasters, like volcanoes and earthquakes.

ENGLISH –

We are going to start this half term by writing our own Adventure Stories, based on Escape from Pompeii. We will then write a Newspaper Report about the amazing, but devastating event – The Eruption of Mount St Helens

We will celebrate World Book Day by looking at the twisted fairy tale called, Honestly! Red Riding Hood is Rotten, we will write instructions on how to be a wolf and a diary entry from the wolf. This amazing work will be showcased in the corridor display to show what fabulous authors we are.

MATHS –

We will develop our measurement skills in length and perimeter. Also, we will look at pictograms, bar charts and look at the different ways we can display data.  We will be following the White Rose Maths. We will continue to learn our times tables and develop our fluency and reasoning skills.

GEOGRAPHY –

We will learn about Natural Disasters like volcanoes and earthquakes.  We will learn about our Extreme Earth and how these events happen.

SCIENCE –

 

 

Our Science topic is Magnets, where we will practically look at how magnets work, identify different magnets and their uses. We will explain what magnetic fields are and the law of attraction and compare movement and friction on different surfaces.

Art

We will look at and produce our own natural disaster artwork. This will involve continuing with out water colour techniques.

We will produce art work for our school art gallery -please come and see what we have produced – it is just fabulous!

Please use these websites to help with your homework and work you would like to do at home –

Click on the links below to access the free maths games.

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/mental-maths-train

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/number-facts/number-fact-families

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/subtraction-grids

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/learning-to-count/chopper-squad

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/learning-to-count/place-value-basketball

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/ordering-and-sequencing/caterpillar-ordering

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

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/learning-to-count/blast-off

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/this-terms-topics

https://classroom.thenational.academy/subjects-by-year/year-3

 If you take photographs of your work or you have completed something using the computer you can email it to us at homework@stpetersnewman.co.uk We would love to see the things that you are doing!

We have access to Yumu to help with our musical journey. To access Yumu at home you need to login using your username and password.

https://stokecms.charanga.com/site/

Your child’s username is their first name and first letter of their surname followed by your class group (i.e. y3). Your password is music123. Once you have logged on you should change your password to your own private one. For example if your name is Fred Barker, your username would be fredby3. If you have any difficulties logging in please email stpeter@stpetersnewman.co.uk

Here is some information about what your child will be learning and expected to learn in Year 3 –

End of Y3 Expectations