The Russell School

Aim High, Have Courage, Be Kind

 WELCOME TO YEAR 3

Summer Term 2019

Staff

  • Mrs Southworth - Teacher

Routines

Reading diaries will be monitored on regularly to ensure that the children are reading daily outside of school.

Library session will be on a Wednesday

Curriculum overview

English

  • Vocabulary building
  • Recounts
  • Instructions
  • Poetry
  • Fables
  • Play scripts

Maths

  • Place Value to 1000 – read, write, order, compare and represent
  • Mentally add and subtract two and three-digit numbers
  • Draw, name, describe and recognise 2D and 3D shapes
  • Find perimeter of 2D shapes
  • Identify obtuse, acute and Right angles
  • Measure, compare, add and subtract units of measurements including length, capacity and mass
  • Derive and recall multiplication and division facts for sometimes table
  • Solve problems involving multiplication and division
  • Recognise, find, write and compare fractions of objects and numbers
  • Data & statistics

Science

Animals, including humans; Plants

Personal, social, health & economic education (PSHE)

Tolerance, different faiths and beliefs; Celebrations

History / Geography

Iron Age Britain

Local environment: interaction of people with their environment

Music

Let your spirit fly - Western classical, musicals, soul

Reflect, rewind, replay - Western classical, Motown

Art / Design Technology (DT)

Ancient Greece: Soap engraving

DT: Ancient Greece clay pots

French

Songs, numbers to 20, colours, days, classroom commands, I can, months

Family & Mothers’ Day; At the Café & Fathers’ Day

Religious Education (RE)

Pillars of faith, charity; Special places including those for Christians and Muslims

Physical Education (PE)*/Games

Competitive Games/Athletics and Swimming (Wednesdays from 6 May)

*Please can full PE kits be in school every day – T-shirt, jumper and shorts/jogging bottoms.  All items of uniform must be labelled

Computing

Data and information – Chocolate Factory

Communication and e safety – Superheroes

Long term plan 

 

Science

Computing

History

Geography

RE

Autumn 1

Rocks

Communication and e safety – Roald Dahl

Stone Age

Earthquakes

Stories of key religious leaders

Christian and Muslim beliefs and practices

Autumn 2

Light

Algorithms and programming – Robots

Ways of describing God

Christmas

Spring

1

Forces and magnets

Communication and e safety – Kings, Queens and Castles

Bronze Age

Compare and contrast the human and physical features of a region in North America with region in UK

Events in the life of Jesus

The story of Jesus

Spring

2

Algorithms and programming – Aliens

Rules and how they influence actions

 

Summer 1

Animals including humans

Data and information – Chocolate Factory

Iron Age Britain

Local environment: Interaction of people with their environment

Pillars of faith

Charity

Summer 2

Plants

Communication and e safety – Superheroes

Special places including those for Christians and Muslims

 

Music

Art, DT

PSHE

French

PE

Autumn 1

Three Little Birds – Reggae, historical context

Stone Age

Democracy

Songs, numbers to 20, colours, days, classroom commands, I can, months

Competitive Games and Swimming

Autumn 2

Christmas play

DT: Christmas stockings

The rule of law

Songs, numbers to 20, colours, days, classroom commands, I can, months

Christmas

Competitive Games and Dance

Spring

1

Glockenspiel Stage 2 -

Playing tunes in various styles

Bronze Age: Brooches and jewellery making

Mutual respect

Songs, numbers to 20, colours, days, classroom commands, I can, months

I am learning French

Competitive Games and Gym

Spring

2

Britten, Reggae, R & B – Composer study

DT: Moving vehicles

Individual liberty

Songs, numbers to 20, colours, days, classroom commands, I can, months

Little Red Riding Hood

Competitive Games and Dance

Summer 1

Let your spirit fly -

Western classical, musicals, soul

Ancient Greece: Soap engraving

Tolerance, different faiths and beliefs

Songs, numbers to 20, colours, days, classroom commands, I can, months

Family & Mothers’ Day

Competitive Games/Athletics and Swimming

Summer 2

Reflect, rewind, replay - Western classical, Motown

DT: Ancient Greece clay pots

Celebrations

Songs, numbers to 20, colours, days, classroom commands, I can, months

At the Café & Fathers’ Day

Competitive Games/Athletics and Swimming