Curriculum

Class 3C and Class 3J
 
Welcome to Year Three.
 
We are the first Key Stage Two classes and the table below shows the main themes and teaching topics for this school year.  If you have anything to share that fits in with our topics, or need any further information, please feel free to pop in.

Year 3 Curriculum Overview

 

Autumn

Spring

Summer

English

Fiction

- Characterisation  (I was a Rat by Phillip Pullman)

- Stories from other cultures

  

Non-fiction 

- Non-fiction Letters (Dear Father Christmas)  

 

Fiction

- Poetry - senses poems

- Greek myths and legends

 

Non-fiction  

- Instructions

- Persuasive posters

Fiction           

- Animal Poems

- Story: Yann

- Wizard of Oz - dialogue

 

Non-fiction  

-Recounts

- Non chronological reports

 

Maths

Number and Place Value.

Addition and Subtraction.

Multiplication and Division.

Fractions.

Measurements.

Geometry.

Science

Rocks.
Forces and Magnets.
 Plants.
Materials.

Animals Including Humans.

History

Stone Age to Iron Age.

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Geography

Volcanoes & Earthquakes.

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Maps & Location.

Climate Zones.

 

Art

Textiles. 

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 Drawing.

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 Printing.

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D.T

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Textiles. 

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Moving Monsters.

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Sandwich Snacks.

Music

 

 

Samba (Weekly)

Let Your Spirit Fly.

 

Glockenspiel

Stage 1.

 

Three Little Birds.

 

The Dragon song.
 
 

Bringing Us Together.

 

Reflect, Rewind and Replay.

R.E

What do signs and symbols mean in religion? 

How and why do Hindus celebrate Divali?

What do we know about Jesus?

 

Jewish Celebrations

 

 

What is the Bible and why is it important to Christians?

 

Islamic Rites of Passage.

 

 

P.E

Gym unit L.

Gym unit M.

Dance unit 1.

Swimming. 

Dance unit 2.

Gym unit N/O.

 

Games unit 1.

Games unit 2.

Games unit 3.

Games unit 4.

Athletics unit 1.

Athletics unit 2.

PSHE

New Beginnings.

Getting On & Falling Out.

Good to be Me.

Going for Goals.

Relationships.  Changes. 

M.F.L

~ French

Greetings.
 
Days of the week.

French story.

Christmas in France.

Colours.

Numbers 1 - 12. 

Numbers 13 – 31.

Revision of days.