Chestnut Class - Year 3
Welcome to Chestnut Class
Welcome to Chestnut Class and Year 3! Mrs Dickson teaches us from Monday to Thursday. Mrs Bowman teaches us on a Friday. Mrs Dewar works with us everyday. We will be very busy in the Spring term with lots of new learning!
English – We will start the term by looking at Aesop's fables and will write our own version. We will be learning about discussion texts and writing our own linked to the Lake District. After half term we will be doing work based on The Iron Man.
Maths – We will be very busy in maths doing a range of topics including number, fractions and time. Keep working on those times tables! This term we will be focusing on our 4s and 8s and trying to achieve our times tables badges.
Science – Our topic for this half term is ‘moving and growing'. After half term we will be learning about sound.
Geography – Our Geography topic for this half term is the Lake District.
Music – We will be improving our music skills this term and focusing on the unit 'developing notation skills'.
Art – We will be focusing on artwork inspired by water this half term. We will be looking at a variety of artists and will create our own piece of artwork in the style of Monet.
PE – PE will be on Mondays and Tuesdays this term. Don’t forget to wear your PE kit to school!
Spanish – We will continue to learn Spanish with Mrs Culshaw.
Homework and spellings - This will continue to be set on Dojo. Please remember to keep up the daily reading and times tables with your child. It really does make such a difference.
Please keep an eye on Dojo for regular updates on what we have been up to. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact us via Dojo or the school office