Key Stage 2 - Hedgehog Class (Year 3) 2021 - 2022

Miss Horton

Miss Baggaley

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Welcome to Hedgehog Class

Teacher: Miss Baggaley

Teaching Assistant: Miss Horton

 

Maths

Maths - Shapes Display Cut Outs (teacher made)

 

                                                                    Lesson: Angles | NagwaHow do neutrinos get their mass? | symmetry magazine

Everyday maths 1 - OpenLearn - Open University                  

 

For the second Summer half term, we will be very busy learning about different types of angles, horizontal, vertical and parallel lines.

 

Times Tables

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Year 3 pupils will continue to learn their 4's and 8's and practise 2's, 3's, 5's and 10's.

Please practise daily using the Times Tables RockStars game on your IPads. If you have lost your log-in or can't access the game please just let your teacher know and we can re-set it for you.

https://ttrockstars.com/

                                        

English

 

Why younger is not always better when it comes to learning English -  Parents - The Jakarta Post

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For summer half term two we will be using this great text to increase our range of sentence structures, use a variety of verb forms correctly and consistently and group related ideas into paragraphs. 

You can click on this link and listen to an extract read by the author!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NT2767UAha8

Science

Science – Parklands Community Primary School

For the last half term, we be consolidating our learning from the year through experiments, investigations and research.

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PE and Forest Schools

Physical Education sign by Coach Gore-PE | Teachers Pay Teachers

For this half term, our PE days continue to be on a Monday and a Wednesday.  

Remember, on your PE day, you should come to school wearing your PE kit for the entire day. As our PE sessions will be outside, we recommend that you wear a suitable outdoor PE kit.

 

Forest School starting up mega bundle | Teaching Resources

We don't have forest school this half term so children do not need to wear their forest school kit.

 

 

Humanities

  School Learning Zone - Ancient EgyptDNA discovery reveals relatives of ancient Egyptians | CNN8 Facts About Ancient Egypt's Hieroglyphic Writing - HISTORY

 

This half term we will be continuing to cover history objectives through the topic 'What makes a good leader? We will be exloring Ancient Egypt; researching pharoes, asking and answering questions about why and how the pyramids were built, using different sources of evidence to learn about significant leaders, using chronology to place events around the time of the ancient world and lots more! There will also be lots of writing opportunities in English too. 

 

Spellings

Spellings | The Academy of Cuxton Schools

Each Monday we will hand out ten spellings for your child to practise at home. We also practise them regularly in the classroom but every little helps. The children will be tested on Friday and awarded dojos if they achieve 10 out of 10.

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/english-games/5-7-years/words-and-spelling

This is a great website for practising spellings on your tablets at home. We have attached the Year One and Two and the Year Three spelling lists as well if you want some extra practise. 

 

Homework

Homework – Learning

 

Homework will be handed out on a Thursday and returned on a Monday. It will alternate between English and Maths. 

 

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All daily and weekly information will be added to the class dojo so please have a quick look every day to make sure you and your child are kept informed and don't miss out. You can also message using the dojo if there is anything you are concerned about or need any more information. We are all looking forward to another great term of learning. 

Other useful links

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Oxford Owl - linked to our phonics Read, Write Inc programme https://home.oxfordowl.co.uk/reading/free-ebooks/   

Story Nory
A range of stories by classic authors as well as poems musicals and fairytales. https://www.storynory.com/archives/classic-authors 

Story Berries Read along with audio clips. https://www.storyberries.com

Monkey Pen
Free downloadable children’s books in PDF format. https://monkeypen.com/pages/free-childrens-books

Free Children’s Stories  https://www.freechildrenstories.com

 

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Contact Us: Darnhall Primary School Sandyhill Road, Winsford, Cheshire CW7 1JL

Tel: 01606 593315 General enquiries please contact the office.

Email: contact@darnhall.cheshire.sch.uk