Year 3

Mrs A Martin
Teacher
Mrs A Martin
Designated Safeguarding Lead and SLT
Mrs S Fuller
Teaching Assistant
Mrs S Fuller

Year 3 Curriculum Projects

Year 3 Project - Mighty Metals

This project teaches children about forces, magnets and the incredible properties if metals. Children develop their knowledge of metal names, where they are found, their main properties and how metals can be used in everyday life. There are a range of companion LTI (Love to Investigate) projects to accompany Mighty Metals. 

Memorable Experience - Visit a local playground

Innovate Challenge - A friend for the Iron Man

Science - Forces and magnets; Working scientifically

Art and Design - Embossed pattern and pictures; Making jewellery

Computing - Creating spreadsheets; Using presentation software

Design and TechnologyProduct evaluation; Research; Selecting materials; Making vehicles; Building an iron man; Using electrical circuits

Science Investigations - Can you block magnetism? Why do magnets attract and repel? What does friction do? How mighty are magnets?

Year 3 Key Information

 

 

In Year 3 PE lessons are timetabled for Monday and Thursday every week. 

Spelling Tests will take place every Friday. 

 

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English

Next week we will be;

  • reading 'The Iron Man' by Ted Hughes
  • Studying the use of language and word classes for effect

Maths

Next week we will be;

  • Starting our adding and subtracting unit
  • adding and subtraction 100s
  • using the column method and the place value headings (HTO)

Additional Information

Your new spellings will be live on spelling shed from Fri 24th for the week.

Mon 28th you will be bringing home your reading book. You are expected to read at home for 15minutes daily.

 

 

 

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This week's homework is;

  • To practise your spellings on Spelling Shed ready for the test on Friday.
  • Spend 15 minutes on TTRS
  • Achieve 3 progressions on Maths Whizz