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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

 

Mighty Metals

 

During this half term we will be studying the following;

Mighty Metals

 

 

Literacy:

Text - The Iron Man – Ted Hughes

Non-chronological reports on playground  apparatus, explanation texts on robots, list poems on the Iron Man and writing a set of instructions on how to capture the Iron Man.

Handwriting - using cursive script.

Grammar – sentence types and punctuation.

 

Maths:

We will examine the relationship between multiplication and division and how we can solve missing box problems. We will then move on to formal methods of division.

We will also be exploring fractions. We will be looking at fractions of amounts, equivalent fractions and ordering fractions.

 

Science – Forces (including magnetism).

 

Computing – Email and Typing

 

Art and design : We will be creating a moving vehicle.

 

P.E:

This term we will be focussing on Gymnastics.

 

*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 HAVE BEEN PROVISIONALLY SCHEDULED FOR FEBRUARY 2021*