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Pallister Park
Primary School

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Welcome to the Pallister Park Year 3 Page


Welcome to the Pallister Park Year 3 Page

This year we will be covering:

Autumn 1

Tribal Tales

Children will learn about changes in Britain from Stone Age (Palaeolithic, Mesolithic and Neolithic periods), Bronze Age to the Iron Age, focussing on achievements, housing, society, food, entertainment and beliefs for each age.

 

Autumn 2

Mighty Metals

Children will learn about forces in the context of pushing and pulling, and will identify different actions as pushes or pulls. The children will work scientifically and collaboratively to investigate friction, by exploring the movement of a toy car over different surfaces. They will work in a hands-on way to identify magnetic materials. They will investigate the strength of different types of magnets and will have chance to explore the way magnetic poles can attract and repel.

Spring 1

Tremors

Children will learn the names of the 7 continents and different countries of the world and locate them on a map. They will be thinking about areas of natural disasters. They will think about different layers of the Earth. They will also learn about rocks and fossils.

 

Spring 2

Scrumdiddlyumptious

Children will learn about nutrition during this topic and the seven types of nutrients humans need to grow.

They will also learn about skeletons, vertebrates and invertebrates. We will also think about Fairtrade food and farming.

Summer 1

Powerful Plants

In this topic children will investigate plant parts, the plant life cycle and think about what a plant needs to grow.

 

Summer 2

Pharaohs

Children will learn about Ancient Egypt, thinking about life on the Nile, the great pyramids and the powerful rule of the ancient pharaohs.

Resources

  • PE will take place on a Tuesday. Please can you ensure that children come to school in their PE kit (red shirt, black shorts and suitable footwear).  During cold weather, children should put jogging bottoms and their red school jumper on over the top of their PE
  • Please ensure your child comes to school each day with their reading book and planner.

Homework will be focusing on:

  • Please ensure that you read regularly with your child at home and sign their planner. Whilst reading, also question your child on the text.
  • Please help your child to learn their time tables, through logging onto TimesTable Rockstars, using flashcards or even just quick-fire questions.
  • Children will receive weekly spellings. Please try and set aside some time to practise these with your child.  They could also log onto Spelling Shed to practise.

    Resources to access at home:

 

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