Welcome to our class page!
Wasp are one of the Year 3 classes at the Isle of Ely Primary School. From this page you will be able to read about our curriculum and learning activities. Children have PE and gymnastics on Wednesday morning so will need their PE kits in school.

Who works in our classroom?
Teachers: Mrs Berrill and Miss Carter
TA: Mrs Harrison

What are we learning about?
Curriculum Information Autumn Term 1 – September 2019

Theme

The children will be exploring the theme ‘Heroes and Villians’ where we will be undertake local history study focusing on Hereward the Wake and discussing if he was a hero or a villain. 

Science

The children will be learning about magnets and forces, comparing how things move on different surfaces. We will also explore how magnets attract and expel one another through opposing poles.

Literacy

In English we will be writing journey stories about Heroes and Villians focusing on vocabulary and punctuation. We will also learn how to write instructions  

Maths

In Maths we are focusing on place value of three digit numbers, with particular emphasis on partitioning. Towards the end of the term we will focus on addition and subtraction fact recall, using number bonds to ten and doubles. We will then recap adding and subtracting using the expanded column method.

PE

 This term PE will on Wednesday afternoons. The children will be doing tag rugby and gymnastics.

Design Technology

The children will be exploring the big question ‘How can you make the strongest bridge for a superhero’s car? by using different materials to build bridges.

Modern Foreign Language

Year 3 will begin learning German this year.

RE

The children will be learning about Sikhism this half term. 

Music

The children will be starting recorders this half term which will continue for the year.

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