Class 3's Topic Page
Autumn Term - Topic 4
Our new topic is...
Computing: Stop Frame Animation
The children will be using a range of techniques to create a stop-frame animation using tablets. Next, they will apply those skills to create a story-based animation. This unit will conclude with learners adding other types of media to their animation, such as music and text.
We will be covering the following National Curriculum Objectives:
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:
by Malorie Blackman
This term our writing will be based on the book 'Return' by Aaron Becker
We will be writing a setting narrative and travel report.
This half term we will be covering addition and subtraction and multiplication and division.
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 2 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 basketball skills and will also be learning Karate with Nicola from Heys Karate Academy.
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: