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Mrs Cooper introducing the class Author

Year 3

 

Welcome to Year 3 at St Maria Goretti Catholic Academy

Year 3 staff: Miss Royall and Mrs Hollins

Dear Parents - Welcome to Year 3

Settling in Presentation - Autumn 2020

Class Author – Lewis Carroll

 

Autumn Term

Religious Education: 

  • Belonging- we together as God’s family
  • Prayer
  • Reconciliation
  • Advent

English:

  • Setting description
  • Diary entry
  • Newspaper report
  • Postcard
  • Letter

Driver texts: Fiction - A Potteries Boy by JE Hayward

                    Non-Fiction – Memories of the Potteries by Mervyn Edwards

Reading Diaries should be signed by an adult at least 3 times per week. 

Maths:

  • Place value to 1000
  • Addition and subtraction
  • Multiplication and division
  • Measurement - Money

 

Science: 

  • Animals including Humans -What type of food should an athlete eat? Why?
  • Forces Does the size and shape of a magnet affect how strong it is?

Enquiry types- Research, pattern seeking, fair and comparison testing, identify and classify, observe over time

Focus: The Potteries

Driver Question: What was it like to be a pot bank worker?

Geography:

  • 5 towns of Stoke – on -Trent
  • Investigating the local area
  • To understand who geography has changed over time
  • To identify human and physical features

History:

  • Industry and farming of the Potteries
  • To investigate and interpret the past
  • To understand chronology
  • To communicate historically
  • To develop empathy for what life was like for a Potter 300 years ago

 

Art:

  • Sculpture - using clay with a focus on taking inspiration from Josiah Wedgewood

D&T:

  • Mechanisms – winding mechanisms, levers and linkages 

Music:

  • Sing from memory with accurate pitch.
  •  Sing in tune.
  • Maintain a simple part within a group.
  • Pronounce words within a song clearly.
  • To learn about Famous musicians from Stoke –on –Trent (linked to the Potteries)

PE:

  • Dance
  • Hockey 

PSHE:

  • Being me in my world
  • Celebrating differences

Computing:

  • Coding
  • Online safety

 

Click here to see the year 3 welcome letter to parents

Useful Links

https://www.purplemash.com/sch/stmariast2

https://web.seesaw.me/

https://play.ttrockstars.com

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/levels/zbr9wmn

 

Home Learning

Name
 Year 4 Transition Activity.pdfDownload
 Y3 - Home Learning - wc 13.7.2020.pdfDownload
 Y3 - Home Learning - wc 6.7.2020.pdfDownload
 Y3 - Geography Design Your Own Island.pdfDownload
 Y3 - Home Learning - wc 29.6.2020.pdfDownload
 Y3 - Home Learning - wc 22.6.2020.pdfDownload
 Y3 - Weekly Skills Test 19.06.20.pdfDownload
 Y3 - Home Learning - wc 15.06.20.pdfDownload
 Y3 - 8.6.2020 - Science Shadow Investigation.pdfDownload
 Y3 - Home Learning wc 08.06.20.pdfDownload
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Weekly Liturgy

Name
 Liturgy - 13 07 20.pptxDownload
 St Maria Goretti Feast Day Liturgy.pptxDownload
 Feed our souls 15 6 20 PPP.pptxDownload
 You'll never walk alone.pptxDownload
 Hide and Seek.pptxDownload
 A meeting with Jesus.pptxDownload
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