Year 3

Welcome to Class 3
 
Your class teacher is Miss Sharp.
On a Friday morning, your teacher will be Mrs Stephenson.
The TA in our class is Mrs Kelly.
 
 
Online Home Learning Timetable
 
Here is a timetable for our online learning this week.
You can access the learning via the google classroom of Lydia. 
English
This term in our English learning we will be covering Poetry (kennings), Stories with adventures and Explanation texts.
 
 
 
Maths
We will continue to learn about Fractions in our Maths lessons- focusing on equivalents and comparing fractions. Towards the end of the term, the children will begin to focus on time: including minutes and hours, the calendar and 24 hour clock.
History
 
This term we will be learning about the Ancient Greeks. This period in time  helped shape the modern worldWe will explore what life was like during these times, and how life changed through the creation of government and democracy. The children will learn about everyday life and Greek religion.
RE
We will learn about Pentecost and Hinduism and Judaism.
The children will be learning about the events of Pentecost and the fruits of the spirit. 
The children will focus on sacred buildings to the different world religions and compare them to churches. 
Reading
 
The children have completed their ' Early English' or 'Star Reading Assessment' and now have reading books matched to their individual comprehension level. 
Please encourage your child to read everyday  and those on Accelerated Reader to quiz as we will be tracking their reading success.
Learning during
 May and June
Attached is information about our curriculum. 
Our Year 3 Curriculum Organiser tells you in detail what we will cover over this half term.
Home learning
 
Home learning will begin this week. As the children are used to the google classroom, all home learning will be carried out online. Children will have spelling, Numbots and TTRS as well as some IXL activities to complete. Any extra support you can provide for your children is much appreciated.    google classroom.
 
Each week, the spellings will be posted; however, if you need a paper copy please let us know.
Many Thanks. 
PE
On days that we have PE, children should wear their PE kit coming into school and stay in it all day. Our PE days are MONDAY and FRIDAY. PE kit is a plain white t-shirt, navy shorts and/or navy tracksuit bottoms/ jogging pants with either plimsolls or trainers. The children should wear their school jumper as normal. If you already have a St Joseph's tracksuit top,  that can be worn.
Handwriting practice can be found on letter join. Link below. 
 
 
Username: gt1054
Password: home
 
On a tablet the username is the same and the swipe code is the shape of a capital ‘L.’
 
Other useful learning resources can be found at: twinkl
 
 
Important Dates
 
Mon - 3rd May - Bank Holiday
 
Mon - 31st May - 8th June - Half Term
 
 Mon - 7th June  - Teacher Training Day
 
Fri - 23rd Apr - Last Day