Welcome to Year 3 Class 8
Class Teacher: Mr Cairns
Teaching Assistants: Miss Pearson and Mrs Graham
Gods and Mortals
During this half term we will be studying the following;
Maths: 2D & 3D shape. Lines & angles. Measurement, time and money.
Literacy: Texts - Greek Myths - Marcia Williams
Writing a Greek myth, instructions to build a Trojan Horse, a Diary entry from Icarus.
Write a letter to the King of Athens to say why they should/not be eaten by the Minotaur.
Handwriting - cursive script.
Grammar - punctuation and word types.
Topic - Gods & Mortals (Ancient Greeks).
Science - Light and Dark.
ICT - Keynote presentations on the Ancient Greek Gods.
PE - Swimming & Gymnastics.
RE - Festivals.
We will be exploring Greek artefacts on loan from a local museum.
We will also be be taking part in a Greek Food workshop!
EVERY THURSDAY MORNING, CLASS 8 WILL BE SWIMMING AT MIDDLETON ARENA. WE WILL LEAVE SCHOOL AT 10:00 AT RETURN FOR 12:00. ANY PARENTS WISHING TO WATCH THEIR CHILD MAY DO SO IN THE SPECTATING GALLERY. THE LESSONS THEMSELVES ARE FROM 10:30-11:30.
In addition, Class 8's P.E session in school will take place on Tuesday afternoon.
*PLEASE ENSURE YOUR CHILD BRINGS THE NECESSARY KIT INTO SCHOOL ON BOTH P.E DAYS- THANK YOU*