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Year 3

Our page will be updated with all the exciting things we have going on and any important messages.

The staff in year 3 are:

 

 

Wilson

Miss Parker

Teaching Assistant  Miss Luckman

Morpurgo

Miss Trotman

Teaching Assistant Miss Hutton

Mrs Thorne 

 

If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to speak to us we will be happy to help.

 

Important notice

 

Please could you inform the office staff if anyone different will be collecting your child/children from school or after school clubs.

Thank you. 

 

After school clubs will finish at 4:15

 

DOJO INFORMATION

Fordbridge are now using our Dojo system to help you stay informed on how well your child is doing in school,

a quick way for you to communicate with your child’s teacher and a new, exciting style of homework!

Dojo will be used for the following:

 

 Home learning

Children will be able to access home learning daily.

Homework

 In year3 homework will be set on Fridays

  and needs to be completed by the following Wednesday.

     

Parents Dojo Guide Step-by-step video

https://fordbridge-community.primarysite.media/media/class-dojo-for-parents 

 

How to get set up in four easy steps:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_pt6mVa4jPM

How to access homework:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vnfJDONJvCY

 

Academic Year 2021-2022

Autumn Term 2021

Starts Thursday 2nd September

Inset Day: Friday 22nd October2021

 

Half Term

Monday 25th October 2021 to

 Friday 29th October 2021

Inset day Friday 17th December

Ends Friday 17th December 2020

 

Spring Term 2021

Starts Monday 4th January 2022

 

Half Term

Monday 21th February 2022 to

Friday 25th February 2022

Inset Day: Monday 28th February 

Ends Friday 08th April 2022

 

Summer Term 2021

Starts Monday 25th April 2022

May Day- Monday 02nd May 2022

 

Half Term

Monday 30th May 2022 to

Friday 3rdJune 2022

Inset Day Monday 6th June 2022

Ends Thursday 21st July 2021

Inset Day Wednesday 21st July 2022

Our Picture Gallery

 

   

 

  

 

  

  

 

 

 THE BOOKS WE WILL BE READING ARE.

 

 

The BFG

By Roald Dahl.

 

Where the Wild Things Are

By Maurice Sendak.

 

Stone Age Boy

by Satoshi kitamra.

 

 

How to Train Your Dragon

Cressida Cowell.

 

 

 

GEOGRAPHY​​​​

 

In Geography this half term we will be looking at

 

Spain

 

The children will be learning about the human and physical features and comparing them to Chelmsley Wood and Russia. 

SCIENCE

 

    

   

Our science topic 

Year 3 will be studying:

 

Rocks 

 

During this topic, we will be learning about all of the different types of rocks and how rocks change over time. 

 

 

 

 

R.E

 

 Over the next academic year we will be focusing on two religions:

 

HINDUISM & CHRISTIANITY

 

 

On Monday 23rd May, Year 3 will be visiting the Temple as part of our RE topic. 

More information will be provided nearer the time. 

OUR ART AND DT GALLERY.

D&T

 

In D&T we will be making our own Spanish Magdalenas. 

 

 

ART
During our art day, Year 3 be sketching a still life drawing of a doughnut. 

 

 

 

READING!

 

All books and diaries need to be in on Wednesday.

Children will be able to earn a dojo point for every day they read

they will also be able to change their book on this day.  

Children must remember to read for at least 10 minutes each day.

An adult must comment and sign the diaries to say they have read.

Children can read any books at home or access Oxford Reading Buddies.

These can be recorded in the reading diary in the usual way.

 

Children will earn a Dojo every time they read.

 

HAPPY READING!

 

PE

 

PE will be on Thursday afternoons.

PLEASE MAKE SURE CHILDREN COME INTO SCHOOL IN THEIR PE KIT.

Children need to be in the correct PE kit. 

Thank you.  

 

 

 

Homework will be uploaded to Class Dojo on a Friday to completed by the following Wednesday. 

 

 

 

 

Remember to 

Practice your times tables

Timestable Rockstars

https://ttrockstars.com

Making Arrays

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/znwwg7h

Column Addition

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zy2mn39/articles/z3kmrwx   

 Column subtraction

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zy2mn39/articles/zc78srd 

Fractions

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/z3rbg82

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zhdwxnb

Time

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zhk82hv/articles/zcmdwxs

Roman Numerals 

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zpdwxnb/articles/zcbvhcw 

 

 

 

                                                                                                      

3 Times Tables - Learn The Fun Way!

4 Times Tables - Have Fun Learning!

8 Times Tables - Have Fun Learning!

WATER BOTTLES

 

 

PLEASE ENSURE YOUR CHILD HAS A SUITABLE WATER BOTTLE CONTAINING WATER IN SCHOOL EVERY DAY.

 

 

 

 

In school as part of our PSHE scheme we will be discussing the importance of the PANTS rule with all children.

 

Please click on the image below to access the PANTS rule website and child friendly Pantosaurus video.

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