Welcome to Year 3!

3SCD

Mrs Sidell Class Teacher
Mrs Comyn-Doyle Class Teacher

Mrs Bamford

Miss Litster

Mrs Afzal

Teaching Assistant

Teaching Assistant

Teaching Assistant

3C

Mrs Cunnelly Class Teacher

Mrs Bamford

Miss Litster

Mrs Afzal

Teaching Assistant

Teaching Assistant

Teaching Assistant

P.E.

Outdoor PE Wednesday afternoon - Children will need their outdoor PE kit (including trainers)

Indoor PE Friday morning - Children will need their indoor PE kit (white t-shirt with plain blue or black shorts) 

Reading Stars

If your child reads at least 3 times a week, they are a Reading Star and are entered into a prize draw where they have the chance to win a reward!

Reading stars are a way of rewarding and encouraging parents and children to read together on a regular basis. Children love to win a prize and it really encourages and motivates them to improve their reading whilst at home.

Please read with your children every day (or at least 3 times a week) and return their signed reading record and book to school every day. If your child is choosing to do their home reading on MYON that is perfectly fine. There is a wide range of wonderful texts available tailored to their reading abilities. MYON is also monitored by the teaching team and reading stars are being recorded.

TTRockstars

We are busy working on our times tables. TTRockstars is a really fun and engaging way for children to practise their times tables. Please encourage your child to access TTRockstars twice a week. Look out for class battles and challenges.

 Homework

Spellings will be handed out on a Thursday and are to be practised every night using 'look, say, cover, write and check.' The children will have a spellings test every Tuesday.

 

Autumn term curriculum coverage

English

Story reading and writng

Non fiction reading and writing 

We will be focusing on high quality vocabulary, neat handwriting and a variety of punctuation.

We will be encouraging the children to become independent writers and to edit and improve their work.

 

Spelling - Autumn Term year 3 spellings 

 

Reading - Targets will be set on Accelerated Reader and Myon. 

 Please encourage your child to achieve their targets and be regular readers.

      

Maths

Place value 

Addition and Subtraction

Multiplication and division

 

Introduction to TTRockstars 

Please encourage your child to log onto and use TTRockstars, this will help them to improve their times table and division facts. 

 

Science

Animal Nutrition

Skeletons and muscles (human and animal) 

 

PSHE

Classroom rules; being kind, respectful and responsible. 

E-safety- staying safe online and not sharing our personal information. 

 

                        PSHE / Online Safety / Global Citizenship Curriculum « Totley All Saints  Primary School

 

Art/DT 

DT- looking at structures and using what we learn to create musical instruments of our own using junk modelling. 

 

Computing 

E-safety - staying safe online

Making sure we keep ourselves safe by ensuring we don’t give strangers personal information and using child appropriate websites.  

 

PE

Indoor - Dodgeball

Outdoor- Fitness 

 

History/Geography

What is Europe?

 

RE

What do different people believe about God?

 

Music

Instruments of the orchestra 

 

Useful website links to support our learning

https://www.purplemash.com/sch/meanwood Purple mash home learning, blogging and 2do's 

Times tables - Times Table Rockstars  Be a times table rock star!

https://www.myon.co.uk/login/index.html Be an super star reader on Myon 

https://ukhosted58.renlearn.co.uk/6711458/public/rpm/login/Login.aspx?srcID=t  Accelerated reader 

https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/supermovers Moving and learning

https://www.ictgames.com/  A range of online games to support English and Maths

http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks2/ BBC Bitesize KS2

http://www.bbc.co.uk/cbbc/games CBBC Games

 

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