There are two classes in Year 3
Japan: Mr Brown, Mrs Mansbridge (Weds), Miss Strawbridge
Mexico: Miss Mirza
In topic we will be learning about The Romans. We will be learning about what life was like and how humans from this era lived. We will research the changes the changes that the Romans brought to ancient Britain, and learn about the legacy they have left behind.
Reading & Writing
In reading and writing we will focusing on non fiction texts – linking this to our topic ‘The Romans’. We will analyse various texts in detail and pick out the different language features used within it and begin to apply them within our own writing. We are going to create our own non-chronological report.
In maths we will continue to work on using number skills, calculation methods and number facts. We will be learning different methods to solve addition and subtraction problems, both mentally and formal written. We will apply our skills to everyday problem solving, developing our explanation and reasoning skills.
PE this term is Gymnastics and Dance. PE will be every Monday and Friday afternoon. All children are required to take part in PE lessons, so please make sure that your child has their PE kit in school each week. This half term they will need need a change of comfortable clothes and suitable trainers for both PE sessions.
How you can support your child
Listen to your child read regularly – at least 4 times a week
Support your child to practice their 2, 5 and 10 times tables, and begin to learn their 3, 4 and 8 times table
Support your child to complete their Maths Challenge Book
Support your child to complete their Spelling Bee Challenge Book
Make sure that all homework tasks have been completed and handed in on time. Homework is due in on Tuesday.