Autumn Term

PSHE: getting to know each other
In our first PSHE session the children developed their own 'Circle Time Expectations'. They then practiced their listening skills by sitting back to back to find out more about their partner. 
Reading: retrieving information from the text
We are currently reading 'The Twits'. The children highlighted the 'proof' in the text to match the answer to the question. 
Maths: place value
It was the start of 'Table Maths' today in Year 3, exploring how to create different 3 digit numbers. 
Art with Mrs. Marsden
In Art with Mrs. Marsden, the children have started exploring shading using different types of pencils. 
English: features of a letter
In today's lesson 3S have explored the different features of a letter, ready to write their own next week.
Science: properties of rocks
In today's lesson 3S have explored the properties of different rocks, specifically 'hardness' and which rock is harder. The children conducted their own investigation to find out which was hardest and which was softest. 
English: apostrophes
In today's lesson 3S have explored how to use apostrophes to contract words, for example would not -> wouldn't. 
PSHE: Becoming more independent
In today's lesson 3S have discussed how they can become more independent as they get older. 
PE: catching and fielding
The children in 3S have continued to develop their catching and fielding skills today, working as a team to see who could catch the most balls.
English: exploring clauses
Today's focus was 'clauses', exploring main clauses and subordinate clauses.
Maths: nRICH activity
Problem solving was the aim of today's lesson, focusing on number bonds and patterns!