We have put together some activities for children to do at home whilst they are unable to come to school. We all want our children to be happy, safe and still learning at this time. It will also help you to keep them occupied at home for an extended period of time.
This page we will be updated with new work or messages weekly on a Wednesday. Please see below for weekly work set by your teachers. For parents of children with SEND please see the information posted by our SENCo here.
Please keep checking and keep you and your family healthy.
Best wishes from the Year 3 team
Who you will meet:
Mr Carrette - Alma Class Teacher
Mr Barrass - Falcon Class Teacher
Miss Wardle - Teaching Assistant
Miss Chapman - Teaching Assistant
Mrs Christensen - Assistant Head (PPA Cover Teacher)
Home Learning Activities - Week 1
This page will be updated every Wednesday with new learning activities. We have prepared a suggested timetable of activities which can be completed at home. This will be Wednesday to Wednesday with one subject taught each day. Please feel free to complete activities in a different order if you wish.
Wednesday 25th March - Reading Focus
Thursday 26th March- English Focus
Friday 27th March - PSHE/ Well being Focus
Monday 30th March - Curriculum Focus
Tuesday 31st March- Maths Focus
Additional Activities for Week 1!
Spring Term 2 in Year 3
This term's learning powers theme is ‘Me as a team’.
We will be learning how to effectively work as a team in our Learning Powers Day. Looking at different activities that we do everyday, working out how we can solve problems and work together to achieve the task. This is a theme we will continue to loom at throughout PSHE this term. This is also a good chance to link our learning to our 5R's - Relationships.
At home, think about how you can be a good team member in your house. Try:
We will look at sequencing the story - remembering what has happened in the beginning, middle and end. We will be creating our own endings to the story by talking with partners and in teams to discuss our ideas.
We are learning to write:
In Maths, this term we will be learning about:
The theme for Spring Term is ‘Castles’. We are now developing our curriculum theme into Urban Pioneers. We are focusing on Art and design as our main area of learning while continuing to look at local geography and history.
In art we will be learning a range of shading techniques to create town and focus on lines.
In geography - we will continue to look at the locality of Nottingham. Looking at maps and digital maps (Google Earth) to find different locations within our local area. We will use the 8 points of a compass to describe where locations are.
History - Continue to study Nottingham castle and caves. Exploring key questions, such as; why were the castles created, who were they created by and how long have they existed?
Nottingham Caves Trip
Lets not forget our trip to Nottingham caves which will take place on Monday 9th March 2020. Make sure your child has a water proof coat, appropriate shoes, regular school uniform and a packed lunch. We will leave at 9:00am and set of on our adventure to explore the caves!
Why not try a task off of our Spring 2 homework menu?
Children can show and tell their homework in class and have their work featured on the wall.
Additional Home Learning Activities
Outdoor Nature challenge
Why not take part in the city nature challenge? Get some fresh air and look around Nottingham using the map to record sightings of wildlife across the city.
Or how about the the RSPB Family wildlife challenge?
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