Fossdale Road
Wilnecote
Tamworth
Staffordshire
B77 4HN

Year Three

Welcome to the Year 3 Page :) 

This is where you'll find out all about the learning in Year 3.  The teachers in Year 3 are Mr Hughes, Mrs Bentley and Mrs Lamb. We are supported by Mrs Hall.


Natural Disasters.

 Our Spring term 2 topic is based upon Natural Disasters. We will be looking at significant historical events in relation to these, as well as describing and understanding earthquakes and volcanoes. Within science we will be learning about Rocks and Soils.

 LITERACY

Literacy will be non-fiction based writing non-chronological reports and newspaper reports linked to our topic.

READING

We are aiming to ensure of a love of reading for all children at Three Peaks.

Please ensure that your child reads everyday and that their reading record is signed. Rewards available for 5 signatures per week, plus bookmarks for 30 or 50 signatures.

The library is also running a competition and now has new opening times so please take advantage of this too.

SPELLING

We will continue our journey on the RWI spelling programme that leads on from their Year  2 learning

MATHS

Within maths this half term we will be focusing on all things to do with multiplication and division, money and statistics, plus length and perimeter. We are continuing to use the 99 club to ensure the children are fluent in their times tables.


Visual Maths for Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication and Division - Three Peaks Youtube

https://www.youtube.com/user/ThreePeaksPrimary/vid...

  Maths Games for all topics - used at school also.

http://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/7-11-years/o...

  Maths Rockx Times Table Songs -  as a year group we are now learning our times tables through this app in the classroom and the children are really enjoying it. The app is available to download from the app store for a small fee. If you aren't able to download - see if you can get your children to sing the songs to you and you can practice together. 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XDSRGJaa7uo


Library is on a Thursday so please ensure their library book/s in in their bag ready to change or renew. 

PE days are Monday and Thursday. Please ensure your child has the correct kit in school on these days.

This is:

Dark shorts 
White T-Shirt 
Appropriate shoes i.e. trainers or pumps

  

Homework will always be set on a Friday and be due in the following Wednesday unless a mini project or longer piece is set.

Thank you for your continued support.

Year 3 team :)

 

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