Welcome to the Summer Term in Class 3!
In Class 3 our teachers are Miss Boyd (Mon & Tues) and Mrs Johnson (Wed, Thurs & Fri)
We are supported by Mrs Watson
Wednesday Afternoons - French with Miss Walsh and Music with Mrs Dobinson
Topic: This term we will be looking at our local environment, asking geographical questions and investigating what the impact of World War 2 had on the locality. We will be meeting experts and looking at artefacts to support this topic.
We will be making maps, drawing comparisons between two locations and practicing our map reading skills.
English: This half term we start with a favourite of Mrs Johnson's - Varjak Paw, where we will explore the themes and techniques of this brilliant story. We will be moving onto Viking Sagas just in time for our exciting residential to York to discover all about the Vikings! Following this trip we will be designing our very own information booklets. We are very pleased to be welcoming back Mr Beeby who is our drama guru and the children will be working on Performance Poetry on a Friday afternoon.
Design Technology: We will be designing and making Anderson shelters in support of our Topic.
Art: In Art this term we will be looking at portrait artists and using different medias to create a self-portrait based on the work of another artist.
PE The summer term is the most exciting for Sport and we get stuck straight in with Cricket and tennis, following with Swimming and Athletics. While the sun shines we will make the most of our outdoor area so please have PE kits in school everyday!
Maths: Homework for Maths and times tables/learn its will be given out at the beginning of the week. We will have a Big Maths Beat That! test on Fridays and Times Tables test on a Monday. Children should continue to practise these at home.
Spellings: See at the end of this page for our Spring spellings. If you would like a paper copy please collect from Class 3. Our Spelling test will be on a Friday.
Science: We continue with the topic Where does all that food go? As we begin our Biology topic of teeth and the human body. Following this we are looking at our Human impact and Who am I as we explore vertebrates and Invertebrates.