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New Bradwell School

Inspiring the learner in you

Year 3

Year 3 will be reading the range of books listed below, which covers all the subjects in this year's curriculum:

  • Stories from the Amazon
  • I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud
  • Stuart Little
  • Exploring Space
  • Dinosaur Empire
  • Viking Express
  • The Lost Garden
  • The Railway Children
  • Journey
  • Little Wolf's Diary of Daring Deeds
  • The Happy Prince
  • Viking Myths
  • The Brontes

This term we will be covering the following topics:

English - Traditional stories from another culture (Amazon). Graphic novels (dinosaurs). Newspaper reports and myths linked to Vikings.

Maths - Place value. Addition and subtraction to 100. Addition and subtraction - column method. Multiplication and division.

Science - Rocks/Earth layers. Layers of the Rainforest. Climate zones. Fossilisaton - dinosaur teeth. Temperature, weather.

History - Timeline. Dinosaur era. Vikings - life, artefacts, villages, famous Vikings.

Geography - Continents and oceans - different maps. Deforestation. Human geography, Amazon. Lands conquered by Vikings, Viking settlements.

Technology - Spiced biscuits. Autumn decorations. Viking long boats. Fossils.

ICT - Amazonian animals research. Set up and save Word document. Set-up and save a Powerpoint document.

Art - Shading techniques - lines and patterns. Using different media to produce a picture.

Music - Exploring percussion. Songs, rhythmic patters, djembe drums.

PE - Dodgeball. Gymnastics.

French - Colours. Revision counting, days, greetings.

RE - Christianity. Church: what does it look like, what happens there and why? (Includes prayer, worship, baptism, communion, marriage and pilgrimage)

PSHE - Tobacco is a drug/asthma. Bullying - see it, say it, stop it.

Relevant to our year group.

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Skeleton and Muscles
BBC site to help understand Science Autumn Term 1.
World Continents and Oceans Games
Brush up on your Geography knowledge!
A wide range of games and activities to try, covering English, Maths, Science, Geography, History and more.
Digger and the Gang
Nash's Adventures in English Maths and Science
Blue Peter
Can you kit out Barney, Lindsey or Radzi in the right outfit to face a Blue Peter challenge?