Year 3 Topics

Spring Term

Topic: Disaster Zone

Children will be:

  • Learning how scientists predict climate change will cause extreme weather.
  • Learning about the water cycle.
  • Writing story starts about an extreme weather event.
  • Reporting from the scene of an extreme weather event.
  • Disaster day: children will role play disasters.
  • Producing a survival information pack for an extreme weather event.
  • Produce a public notice advert for an extreme weather event.

Language:

  • Writing, reading and talking in the context of the information genre.
  • Writing, reading and talking in the context of the persuasion genre.
  • Writing, reading and talking in the context of story telling focusing on story starters.
  • Focus: forming letters correctly, capital letters and full stops used consistently and use of dictionaries and thesauruses to develop vocabulary.

Maths:

  • Multiplying by 10,100 AND 1000
  • Fractions 1/4 to 1/10
  • Perimeter
  • Temperature and measurement.
  • Direction (compass points)
  • Interpreting data
  • Adding and subtracting using the column method
  • Angles
  • Shape

Geography:

  • Coordinates
  • Symbols and using keys
  • Scale
  • Distance
  • Continents and countries
  • Compare and contrast climates

Science:

  • Healthy Living and Diet.
  • Water cycle

Welsh

  • Weather

PE

  • Netball; Problem Solving Games

Resources for Home-Learning – click on the table you would like.

5 easy       5 10              4 easy        3 easy        2 easy       2 3 5 10        2 3 5 4    

 X 2 30 questions

X3 30                                 X3 50 questions

x4 30 questions           x4 50 questions

X6 30 questions            X6 50 questions

x and divide 6 30s

Children can access a variety of resources on their HWB account.