St James' Church of England Primary School

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Year 3 Bubble

Arrive between 8.35am - 8.55am

Home Time: 2.50pm

(unless collecting at 2.40 for those with siblings)

Please make sure children are collected promptly.

Thank you.

Hello and welcome back to school!

We are very much looking forward to having you all back. We realise this has been a very strange time for all us, and we would like to assure you that we have been very busy getting everything ready for your return.

The teachers in Year 3 are Mrs Lok (Monday to Wednesday) and Mrs McGrath (Wednesday to Friday). Mrs Bromley is the full time teaching assistant.  Please be assured that we work very closely planning lessons and so on, and always ensure messages are passed on to each other.

Please email us with any questions or concerns!

elaine.lok@st-james-ash.tameside.sch.uk or debbie.mcgrath@st-james-ash.tameside.sch.uk

Spring 1

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Our topic this half term is an art-based topic on portraits and we will be looking at the works of

Leonardo Da Vinci and Frida Kahlo!

Read the knowledge organiser below for more information.

 

ENGLISH

We will base lots of our English work on “Eleanor's Eyebrows” by Timothy Knapman, this half term.


Eleanor's Eyebrows: Amazon.co.uk: Knapman, Timothy, Tazzyman, David:  9780857078414: Books 

Children will also complete spelling and grammar lessons, comprehension, handwriting and guided reading sessions during the week.

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Spellings

We will be sending home spellings home once a week to be learnt and practised at home for a test the following MONDAY.

Here are some spelling and reading activities that you can try at home throughout the year:

 

 

  • Read as much as you can!

We have created a class account so you can access FREE ebooks online and do lots of other useful activities.

Please go to: https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/?selLanguage=en&mode=hub

Then go to 'My class login' button in the top right corner

Username: lokstjames 

Password: year3

MATHS

We will be continuing to use the Power Maths books in Year 3.  This term, we will be covering Multiplication & Division, Money and Statistics.

Power Maths Year 3 Pupil Practice Book 3B: (Power Maths Print)

We will also be practising our times tables.  See the links below for some fun activities you can try at home.

 

 

  • Go on TT Rockstars (on the Fun Stuff page) to practise your times tables! (Email us if you have lost your log-in details).

SCIENCE 

This term our science topic is 'Light'.  Read the sheet below to find out more.

R.E.In R.E. we will learning more about the Bible story of Noah and his covenant with God.

FRENCH - This half-term, we will learn how to name objects in our classroom, numbers to 31, months of the year and days of the week.

COMPUTINGWe will be using a painting programme to produce digital art portraits.

P.S.H.C.E. We will be looking at setting goals and discussing what we have to do to achieve them.

Click below for more information:

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