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Welcome to Elephant Class

Miss Farrer– Year 3 Class Teacher

Miss Galley– Year 3 Teaching Assistant

Curriculum Overview

Welcome to Year 3. Throughout the year your children will learn through the topics;

  • Savage Stone Age
  • The wonderful world of Roald Dahl
  • Revolting Romans
  • Passport to Italy
  • Smashing Saxons
  • Caribbean Carnival

Click the link below for more information including our exciting Topic Launches, Educational Visits, Aspire Afternoons, Parent Partnerships and Finales.

Year-3-long-term-curriculum-plan-2020-2021

You can also speak to your class teacher Miss Farrer for additional information regarding the National Curriculum for Year 3 or click on the link below.

https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/national-curriculum

This half term your child’s topic is – Smashing Saxons

Please click on the link below for more information.

Smashing Saxons -Parent letter 

Summer 1 Homework Task

Anglo Saxons home learning task – Who was King Alfred?

Things to Remember

Please send you child with the correct equipment on the following days:

Monday 10:45 – 12:00 – PE kit. 

Thursday 1:00 – 2.00 PE kit.

You can bring your PE kit in on a Monday and leave it at school and take it home on a Friday.

Wednesday – Homework & Spellings are to be handed in,  Library day

Friday – Homework and Spelling handed out

Please listen to your child read at home and record this in your child’s reading record.

Online websites to help your child learn their times tables

Times Tables Rock Stars – https://play.ttrockstars.com/auth/school/student/17208

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/7-11-years/times-tables

https://www.timestables.co.uk/games/

http://www.crickweb.co.uk/ks2numeracy-multiplication.html

Further websites

If you need any support or have any questions regarding how you can support your child’s learning at home or require further resources please speak to you child’s class teacher.

Diamond Dash

Topaz – 2, 5 and 10 times-tables (in order)

  • Not timed
  • All answers must be correct

Topaz

Emerald – 2, 5 and 10 times-tables (random order)

  • Not timed
  • All answers must be correct

Emerald

Pearl – 2, 5 and 10 times-tables

  • Multiplication and division calculations
  • Timed: 5 minutes
  • All answers must be correct within the time

Pearl

Ruby – 2, 3, 4, 5 and 8 times-tables

  • Multiplication and division calculations
  • Timed: 5 minutes
  • All answers must be correct within the time

Ruby

Sapphire – 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 and 11 times-tables

  • Multiplication and division calculations
  • Timed: 6 minutes
  • All answers must be correct within the time

Sapphire

Bronze – All times tables up to 12x

  • Multiplication and division calculations
  • Square numbers and square roots
  • Timed: 8 minutes
  • All answers must be correct within the time

Bronze

Silver – All times tables up to 12x

  • Multiplication and division calculations
  • Square numbers and square roots
  • Timed: 7 minutes
  • All answers must be correct within the time

Silver

Gold – All times tables up to 12x ORALLY

  • Multiplication and division calculations
  • Square numbers and square roots
  • Timed: 2 minutes
  • All answers must be correct within the time

Parent Partnerships

We welcome any opportunities for parents to share their skills and knowledge.

Please listen to your child read at home every day and record this in your child’s reading record. If you would like your child’s book changed, please put it into the yellow box that will be outside the classroom each morning. Thank you for your support.

Milk is available to children at a cost of £1.00 per week. Families who are in receipt of low income benefits will qualify for free milk for their child. To register and pay for milk online, please click on the following link; http://www.schoolmilkuk.co.uk/

Please see the School Dinners page or Mrs Brailsford in the school office for more information about our School dinners.

Happy Easter

 

Home Learning

gfarrer@hendal.wakefield.sch.uk

Thank you for your support.