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Cowell and Hughes Class - Year 3

Welcome to Year 3

 

Our classes are called Cowell and Hughes after famous children's authors.

 

In Year 3, we love our learning and work extremely hard.

 

Throughout the year, keep checking back to find lovely links to learning opportunities, photos of our fantastic work and home learning tasks too!

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Important Dates:

Look back soon!

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Our Experience this term:

How to be a great storyteller?

 

This term, Year 3 will be exploring some of the world's greatest myths and legends. We will travel through Scandinavia to meet Beowulf, step back in time to explore Roman mythology and create our own stories full of terrifying monsters and fabulous heroes.

 

 

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 Maths 

Welcome to our Maths zone! We will update games and activities regularly, in line with what we are learning in class. 

This term, we will be developing our understanding of written methods to solve division and multiplication calculations.

We will also be learning to read the time to the nearest minute. Use the link below to practise:

http://www.maths-games.org/time-games.html

 

Remember to keep practising those times tables. We are now learning our 4 and 8 times tables!

 

 

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English and SPaG 

Welcome to our English and SPaG zone! 

 

Our class text this term is ‘The Hodgeheg' by Dick King-Smith.

We will be becoming hedgehog experts, applying our understanding of paragraphs to create non-fiction leaflets to inform others about these creatures.

We will also develop our descriptive writing, using a variety of adjectives to describe all our senses.

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Science

Our next topic is 'Forces and Magnets'. We will be exploring friction and the properties of magnets.

 

Here are some games you may like to play:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/scienceclips/ages/8_9/friction.shtml

http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks2/science/physical_processes/magnet_springs/play/

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yesHome Learning Zoneyes

Welcome to our Home Learning Zone. Here you will find our weekly home learning activity, as well as websites or documents to support you in completing it.

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