Year 3

Our topic the first half of the term in 3B is “Let there be light.”

In Science, we will be identifying sources of light and learning about shadows and reflection, we will link this to Literacy, where we will be reading, writing and then performing play scripts, using a shadow puppet theatre.

In the second half of the term, our topic is Geography based and is called ‘All Aboard’, in this topic we will learn about Counties and coastal areas in the UK. In Science, we will learn about forces and magnets.

In Literacy, we will be writing fables, warning and losing tales, writing poetry and play scripts.

Maths will involve us learning written methods to add and subtract, measuring time and using money, we will also be solving worded problems and extending our multiplication and division skills.

In French, we will continue to use simple phrases and to develop accurate pronunciation when using familiar words and phrases

3B will have PE on Tuesdays this term and Wednesdays after half term break, please ensure your child has their named PE kit at school always.

Homework will usually be given out on Thursdays, being due back in on Tuesday of the following week. Spelling and times tables tests will be every Thursday.