The teachers in Year 3 are:
Holly - Mrs Vigille Juniper - Miss Moore Larch - Mr Shelley
In English we will be using the language of persuasion to debate and write letters arguing for or against the use of robots cars. To end the year, will be writing and performing our piece of performance poetry based on the Iron Man.
In Maths we will be having a focus on learning how to tell the time to the nearest minute whilst also learning how to use the 24 hour clock. In addition, we will be learning about shape including angles and turns.
In Science this half term, we will continue our focus topic of ‘Forces and Magnetism’. We will be looking at magnetic materials and how magnets function. Finally, we will look at the strength of different magnets and how they can impact forces. To end the year we will be looking at how rocks become soil and sand, linking to our visit to Margate.
In topic we will be looking at the Iron Age and in particular the daily life of people. We will also be Creating a metal sculpture based on the work of David Smith. Iron Man will begin his visit to Britain and we will look at the places he might like to visit. Again this will link with our visit to Margate, a traditional British seaside town.
This half term we will be taking on the role of opinion pollsters, creating and presenting survey information. P.S.H.E. We will be looking at the differences between male and females. Also the different types of families.