Year 3 - Emerald

Welcome to Emerald Class!

 

Welcome to Year 3 September 2020

 

Your teachers this year are Mrs S Vickers, Mrs Gatehouse, Miss Robertson and Miss Parker.

We are all looking forward to seeing you back at School we have really missed you and are looking forward to hearing about what you have been doing over the last 6 months. There will be 4 adults in Emerald class so you will have plenty of support with not only your work but helping you get back into the routine of School,your learning and celebrating all your successes and achievements.

We are an enthusiastic, lively and friendly class who enjoy learning about a range of topics throughout the year and visiting places in the local area. Please read the information below to find out what we will be learning this term!

 

Predator!

 
Our topic this half term is called Predator ! it's time to take a walk on the wild side. Find out about which predator we will be focusing on each weand discover lots of fascinating facts about each one.
 
Learn about creepy crocs and amazing alligators, the deadly assassin bug and the voracious Venus flytrap. Be inspired to write an informative leaflet all about your favourite predator and compose a poem about a predator or its prey.
 
Then use what you know about the beast of the beasts to create the ultimate predator ;the apex of the chain. Cross a family member with a peregrine falcon or a great white shark! What incredible species can you imagine?
 
Feeling peckish ? Let's jump aboard the food chain ! 
 
 
 
 
 
Home Learning
 
Homework will be sent out on a half termly basis.  Please return any homework done by Wednesday.  We encourage parents to support your child, but not to do the work for them. Ask them what strategies they have learnt and what do they know that can help them solve the problems.  
 
Currently we are not sending reading books home but we will read with your child on a regular weekly basis.
 
Spellings will be sent out on a half termly basis along with the homework sheet and the children will be tested on a Wednesday morning.
 
Cracking Times tables will be completed on a Monday morning.  DON'T FORGET Time Tables ROCKSTARS AND USING IT AT HOME!!! If you need a copy of your username and password just one of your Teachers and they will give you a copy.
PE
 
PE is on MONDAY and FRIDAY afternoon. Please ensure your child comes into School in their PE kits on these days. As the weather is cooling down please make sure your child wears a pair of black jogging bottoms over their shorts. Also please make sure that they wear their school jumper / cardigan as well. All school uniform and coats need to be named.