Class 3


Mrs Hedges teaches Class 3 with Mr Smee as our TA.  We are a class for Year 3 and Year 4 children.

Please check our Class 3 News page (link below) for any messages.

Autumn term ii

We are learning about lots of different topics:
  • English this half term includes a mixture of texts and inspirations.  We will learn about many different aspects of fiction and non-fiction.  This includes reading and writing information texts about different sports, image poetry and letter-writing based on Dear Father Christmas (Alan Durant).
  • Our topic this half term is called 'Technical Toys' and will have a mixed focus combining history, geography, art/DT and science.  We will learn set our learning in the theme of robots!
  • This half term in art/DT we are learning about robots and making toys.
  • Our science work is intertwined with our topic called 'Technical Toy's.  We will learn about how springs work and how they can be used.
  • In music we will be developing our skills in reading music and playing tuned percussion.
  • We are learning French this year - Bonjour!  Across the year we are gaining a solid grounding in the basics, with both Year 3 and Year 4 learning the language for the first time.
  • In Computing, Key Stage 2 will explore different programming platforms: Lightbot (http://lightbot.com/flash.html), Scratch (http://scratch.mit.edu/), Kodu (http://www.kodugamelab.com/) and Blockly (https://blockly-games.appspot.com/).  Over the year we also extend our learning about Microsoft Office, computer safety and any other coding that we discover along the way!

PE
  • Wednesdays and Thursdays
  • Please have kit every day, especially in the summer term

Homework
  • A book will be sent home every half term with homework ideas
  • Children must complete at least one idea from English and another from maths
  • Children may complete any number of other pieces
  • The books will be due in on a given date before the end of the half term
  • They will be returned with a new curriculum map at the start of the next half term!

Spelling
  • Tests on Mondays
  • Books returned on Tuesdays
  • See the Google Doc below for the relevant spelling lists (updated throughout the year)

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