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Elm Wood Primary School

Welcome to Year 3 Class 8

Class Teacher: Mr Cairns

Teaching Assistants: Miss Pearson and Miss Neilson

 

Tribal Tales - Year 3 History | KS2 | Cornerstones Education

 

 

Take a moment to step outside and stand quietly and still. Turn off all your technology and try to forget the modern world. Imagine this place 5000 years ago. What would you have seen?

Learn how the people of Britain developed over thousands of years from the Stone Age to the Roman invasion.

What tribal tales will you have to tell?

 

During this half term we will be studying the following;

Maths: Number and place value

            Handling data

            Measurement

 

Literacy:  Texts – Stig of the Dump and Stone Age Boy

Descriptions of Stig’s cave

Play scripts

Newspapers on Stig’s discovery

Diary entries from the Stone Age

Letters from the Stone

 

Handwriting - cursive script.

Grammar – sentence types and punctuation.

Geography– we will be locating countries that were part of the Stone Age, Bronze Age and Iron Age.

 

Art- We will be creating our own cave paintings, using colours that would have been common in the Stone Age. 

 

P.E: This term we will be learning how to perform different areas of Athletics, including:

-Throwing events (shotput and javelin)

-Track events (running, including relay events)

 

Science– Plants

Parts and functions of a plant, including photosynthesis and pollination.

 

History: We will be looking at how people from the Stone Age lived and communicated with one another.

 

ICT: We will using Purple Mash to create letters to and from the Stone Age.

 

RE - Islam

*PLEASE ENSURE, IF YOUR CHILD IS BRINGING A P.E KIT INTO SCHOOL, IT SHOULD BE BROUGHT IN ON THE FIRST DAY OF EVERY HALF TERM AND TAKEN HOME AT THE END OF THE HALF TERM*

*SWIMMING LESSONS ARE ON A THURSDAY, PLEASE MAKE SURE YOUR CHILD BRINGS THEIR KIT IN A BAG*