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Year 3

Welcome to Year 3

 

The Year Three teachers are Mrs Ignatov (3I), Mrs French and Mrs Venables (3FV) and Miss Hamlet (3H)

 

The teaching assistant for Year Three is Mrs Cook.

 

We can be contacted on our school email: 

mrs.ignatov@stthomasofcanterbury.thurrock.sch.uk

mrs.french@stthomasofcanterbury.thurrock.sch.uk

mrs.venables@stthomasofcanterbury.thurrock.sch.uk

miss.hamlet@stthomasofcanterbury.thurrock.sch.uk

 

 

 

Homework will be set every Thursday and must be returned the following Tuesday. This will usually consist of a Maths and English task (spelling and sentences). 

Reading for at least 15 minutes each day, 5 times per week, will also be expected as part of your child's homework. It is important to support your child with daily reading as this has a huge impact on their understanding, imagination, creativity and learning across all subjects. Children are allocated books each week on BUG CLUB, in addition to this they are encouraged to read a book from home. In Year 3, it is important to do a mixture of independent reading and reading with an adult and for your child to independently record their opinions about the book in their Reading Record. 

Thank you for your continued support.

 

The Year 3 Team

Here is an overview of what we will be covering in Maths this year.

Autumn 1: Week 6 beginning 11th October 2021

 

RE:  Topic: Promises

This week the children will explore that to belong to a group involves promises and rules and the promises made at Baptism. 

 

English: Book: The Heart in the bottle 

 

Grammar, spelling and punctuation: To explore words with prefixes un, mis,dis - how it changes the meaning of the word. The children will find synonyms for words relating to different emotions. 

                      

Writing: To explore setting and character. 

Reading: The children will infer meaning using the book we study. 

                We will continue to  focus on locating and retrieving information from the text to support our answers.

 

Maths: Addition and Subtraction

To revise number facts to and within 100.  

To revise adding and subtracting 2-digit numbers to a single digit.

To subtract single digits to 3-digit numbers crossing 10 and 100.

 

Science: Forces and Magnets

The children will investigate materials that are magnetic.  

 

Humanities: Volcanoes

The children will understand what causes an earthquake and how it is measured. 

 

Computing: Email

The children will understand that cyberbullying  involves being unkind online.  

 

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