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Welcome to Year 3!

In year 3 this year is Miss Jennings and Ms Catana. 

 

In Year 3 this term our topic will be How To Train Your Dragon! We will be learning all about The Vikings and also looking at the movie and book too. We are very excited to be guiding your children through their learning journey, and look forward to hearing and developing their fantastic knowledge and ideas!

 

 

 

 

Week Commencing 20th November 


We have been enjoying finding out lots of facts about the History of the Vikings and now we are moving on to learning some more about the story of How to Train Your Dragon. 

 

 

Important Information

Some key dates for your diary: 

 

25.11.17- Homework due

 

 

The reading challenge will commence again this term, so please ensure that partnership books are up to date. To complete the reading challenge you need to read at home 4 times a week for ten weeks in order to earn the badge at the end of term. 

Core Subject Information

Maths:

We will be continuing to explore multiplication and division this week we will now be learning to count in 8.  We are going to be looking at patterns between the 2, 4 and 8 times tables. We will be multiplying and dividing. 

 

English: 

We are now going to be learning about poetry and will be practicing reading, interpreting and performing poetry. We will look at poems from the book How to Train your Dragon and will also look at a variety of other poems. 

 

Reading:

We will be doing longer comprehension practices this week to help prepare us for the future. We will look at how we can answer different style questions and get information from different texts.

What we have been doing this week

What we have been doing this week 1 Acting out our ideas for plot twists.
What we have been doing this week 2 Acting out our ideas for plot twists.
What we have been doing this week 3 Trust exercises- Lots of communication!
What we have been doing this week 4 Trust exercises- Lots of communication!
What we have been doing this week 5 Trust exercises- Lots of communication!

Stars of the Week

 

Scarlett and George

 

Dojo Points Winner

Daisy

Eisteddfod Poems

Homework and Spellings

All homework information in partnership books. 

 

 

 

General Information

Here is a list of different websites that I have found if you wish to do some extra practise at home.

 

http://www.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/game/ma13tabl-game-tables-grid-find - a times tables game that gets you thinking about the relationship between the two numbers that are multiplied together

 

http://www.primarygames.co.uk/pg2/splat/splatsq100.html - a hundred square that lets you splat numbers with different colours to help you see patterns. Really useful for number work.

 

http://mathsframe.co.uk/en/resources/resource/116/telling_the_time# - an interactive game for telling the time and solve word problems involved time

 

https://www.nationwideeducation.co.uk/check-it-out - A great game to help finding the better deal in shopping

 

http://www.topmarks.co.uk/Flash.aspx?f=SpeedChallenge - an interesting and fun activity with 10 questions / set 

 

http://www.topmarks.co.uk/english-games/7-11-years/spelling-and-grammar - spelling and grammar games of your choice

 

http://www.topmarks.co.uk/Flash.aspx?f=CalcBalancev5 - a tablet friendly game using all 4 operations

Book Reviews

 

One of my favourite stories is Esio Trot by Roald Dahl. If any of you have read it, why not write a review for me to put on the website! 

 

 

 

Year 3's Book recommendations

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