This Spring term sees some new and exciting topics to be explored in Class 3 which include lots of opportunities to learn about the world around us.
In English our focus will be Descriptive texts, Newspaper reports and Traditional Poetry, whilst studying our class text The Wolf Wilder. We will also be learning how to use our spelling, grammar and punctuation lessons to impact our writing.
In Maths we will be learning how to multiply and divide in a variety of ways using problem solving and our investigative skills. We will then move on to length, perimeter and area and finally fractions. We will be looking at lots of different ways to help us to learn our times tables.
In our science lessons we will be learning about Animals including Humans. We will identify the different parts of the digestive system and how it works. We will also be looking at the food chain and identify producers, predators and prey.
Our topic work will be based on learning about Continents, Countries and Capitals and in particular learning about Russia and its diverse landscape. We will learn about the weather and climate, looking at the similarities and differences in daily life in Russia.
Our computing work will be based on Computer science whilst learning how to design, write and debug programs. We will work with algorithms and detect and correct errors in them. The children will also be using virtual reality to visit lots of different places around the world and will learn how to make an e-book.
In Art and DT we will be learning about the Russian artist Kandinsky and produce work in his style. I look forward to you all seeing our large display in the corridor.
In RE we will be learning about what it means to be Hindu in Britain today and researching their way of life.
The children will also be commencing swimming lessons as well as taking part in a range of exciting PE lessons with Mrs Dawe
We are all looking forward to a very exciting term full of amazing new experiences and awe and wonder of the world around us!