Class 3's Topic Page
Autumn Term - Topic 2
Our new topic is...
Stone Age to Iron Age
For our topic on Stone Age we will be investigating:
We will be investigating the sources of historical records and discussing primary and secondary sources.
As historians we will be exploring:
Children will be given the opportunity to change their reading books as and when they need to. Please make sure they have their reading books and diaries in their bags everyday, so they can be ready to change their book or be read with.
Group reading will be carried our as a whole class reading session three times a week.
We will read a book together in class each term and the children will also get an opportunity to enjoy reading independently in class.
Our class book is:
The Magic Faraway Tree
by Enid Blyton
This term our writing will be based on the book 'Into the Forest' by Anthony Browne.
We will be writing a lost narrative and newspaper report.
This half term we will be covering place value and addition and subtraction.
To help develop children's fluency in mathematics, we also ask each child to learn Key Instant Recall Facts each half term. We expect children to practise their KIRFs as part of their homework.
Please work on the KIRFs for Autumn 1 which can be found below.
Our P.E days are Mondays and Thursdays.
Please ensure that children come to school in their P.E kit on these days. This half term, the children will be developing their gymnastics and dance skills.
Homework is set every Friday and should be completed by the following Monday. This will include:
Additonal weekly homework:
Children's log in details can be found in their homework books.
Year 3/4 statutory spellings: