Friday 18th January 2019- Year 3's Gods and Mortals 'WOW' day! Please come to school dressed as an Ancient Greek, more information is on the letter that has been sent out to parents/carers.
Thursday 24th January 2019- Measuring capacity maths lesson! Please remember to bring in any empty containers/ bottles for this day.
Tuesday 5th February 2019- Class Photo.
Friday 15th February 2019- Crazy Hair Day! Please come to school either crazily dressed (e.g. odd shoes/ socks) or with crazy hair! The PTA have kindly asked if your child is going to participate in this event, could you please send them into school with an Easter Egg or Easter chocolate of some kind. Thank you!
This half term we are learning all about Greece.
We will locate Greece on a map and look at the history of Greece including the lives of the people who lived there. We will also be exploring Greek pottery and have a go at designing and making our own Greek vase out of clay!
We will also be having a Greek WOW day to really experience being a Greek!
Learning about myths and legend stories so we can then write our own
Looking at features of legend stories
Using powerful language to describe a setting
Writing direct speech between characters
Planning and drafting different parts of our own legend stories
Writing our own legend stories using all the skills learnt over the half term.
Learning to tell the time to 5 minutes past the hour
Investigating the properties of 3D shapes
Finding simple fractions of amounts
Identifying the different coins we use to pay for things and adding and subtracting amounts
Recapping our number bonds to 100
Investigating length and capacity of objects by carrying out practical observations
Learning to divide with remainders
Investigating properties of 2D shapes.
Finishing our unit on Christmas
Learning about the Eucharist in Mass
Moving onto learning about Lent.
Within these topics, we will be learning about and reading Parables, along with writing our own prayers.