Cherry Class - Year 3
Welcome to Cherry Class!
Stones 'n' Bones
This term we will be exploring the Stone Age and Bronze Age.
Maths: We are going to be applying our knowledge of the different times tables and their division facts to more formal written methods of multiplication and division. We will then move on to focus on money, statistics and length towards the end of the term.
Writing: We are going to explore informational and instructional writing next term. Use the different text types to help others develop their understanding of key aspects of life in Stone Age and Bronze Age Britain.
Reading: This term we are going to finish reading Stig of the Dump to consolidate our skills in predicting, inferring, questioning and summarising. Once we have finished the book, we will familiarise ourselves with a wide range of non-fiction texts.
Topic: Our topic will continue to develop our knowledge of the Stone Age with a key focus on change this term. We have lots of exciting activities planning, including hunting and gathering around the school site and pitching a new Stone Age tool to Dragon's Den.
Science: We will become experts in describing, classifying and grouping rocks. When spring begins to blossom, we will shift our focus to exploring the differing needs and life cycles of plants.