Our English genre is mythical story writing. We will focus on building a story with the correct parts and checking our writing makes sense, as well as embedding our grammar knowledge, learning new spelling patterns and practising our joined handwriting in order to improve presentation in all our work. The children will also develop knowledge and understanding of how to use speech, punctuated correctly, within our writing.
Maths—We will be focusing on fractions and the application of these. Towards the end of the school year we will be further applying our mathematical knowledge that we have learnt.
Our topic this half term is science. Completing the flowering plants unit and moving on to light, forces and magnets. Developing our scientific enquiry skills and the ability to ask questions using scientific vocabulary.
R. E. will continue with 'Rules for living', but looking at the different world religions and how they compare and contrast to Christianity.
PE kit will be needed on a Monday and Friday for 3ML, Miss Lee's class, also a Friday for 3SS, Mrs Shipton's class.
A swimming kit will be needed for the rest of the school year, on a Tuesday, for 3SS, Mrs Shiptons' class.
Our Spanish topic this term is 'Food'.
We will continue to embed our computing skills, with research, recording and a coding fortnight at the end of the half term.
Please can we make a request for shoe boxes for our technology lessons for building cars!!
Click this link to practice your 4 times tables.
Children on the linking project are provided with the opportunity to make links and form friendships with children from other schools. They have rotated visits between St Thomas's, St Margaret's and St Mary's primary school. They have been researching the local areas and creating art work based on what they have learnt.