Year 3 2017 - 2018
15th January 2018
Another busy week! This week we have been looking at rocks and the different types of rocks. We did an experiment to find out about the hardness of rocks and the permeability of slate, granite, limestone, marble and chalk.
We looked at how rocks are formed and the different rock types : igneous, metamorphic and sedimentary.
Have a look at the BBC Bitesize Website for more information and a quiz.
Have a look at Our Gallery for photos.
We have been looking at prefixes and suffixes in English. This week we have been looking at the prefixes sub and tele:
submarine, subsoil, subterranean, subheading
television, telephone, telegraph, telescope
15th January 2018
Happy New Year to you all!
Welcome back to a new term in school. I hope you all had a lovely Christmas holidays and are looking forward to another exciting term!
This term our topic is The Stone Age and we will be looking at the period of History from Stone Age to the Iron Age in Britain. Our English work is looking at the text Stone Age Boy by Satoshi Kitamura and other mystery and adventure stories. We will also be looking at Information Texts and Plays and writing dialogues and speech using speech marks,
In Science we will be learning about the different types of rocks and how they are formed. We will compare and group rocks based on their properties and appearance.We will also look at how fossils are formed.
Have a look at this Website for lots of information and a quiz about the Stone Age!
In Maths we are looking at Multiplication and Division and will alos be covering Statistics and Measurement, Don't forget the KS2 Maths Workshop run by Mr Clifton on 30/1/18 where he will be giving you lots of information about the KS2 Maths Curriculum and how you can help your child.
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