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Elm Wood Primary School

Welcome to Year 3 Class 8

Class Teacher: Mr Cairns

Teaching Assistants: Miss Pearson, Mrs Gavin and Miss Hall

Our Topic this half term is 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 - PowerPoint 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 be taking part in a Greek Workshop led by a visitor to the school and participating in Olympic Games!

 

Class 8's P.E session in school will take place on Tuesday afternoon and Thursday morning.

*PLEASE ENSURE YOUR CHILD BRINGS THE NECESSARY KIT INTO SCHOOL ON BOTH P.E DAYS- THANK YOU*