Welcome to Year 3
This term, our topic is Tremors. Children will find out about the Earth’s geological wonders! This topic develops children’s knowledge of rocks, volcanoes, earthquakes, tsunamis and their impact on humans and the environment.
Our class book this half term is 'The Firework Maker's daughter' by Philip Pullman.
Lila wants to be a firework maker just like her father, but before she can even start she has to make a hazardous, life-threatening journey to the den of the evil Fire-Fiend, battling her way through strange lands and nightmarish scenarios with elephants and pirates and strange beasts a-plenty tempting her from her path.
In science, we will be finding out about rocks. Children will compare and test different rocks as well as finding out more about sedimentary, igneous and metamorphic rocks.
The Home Learning books will be handed out on Thursdays and are due in on Tuesdays. Home Learning can be e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
Weekly spelling tests will take place every Friday.
P.E. will take place on Wednesday and Thursday afternoons this half term.
Children can gain class Dojo’s by reading at home.