Class 3 – Curriculum

Below is an outline of the work to be covered over the next half term for our topic Out of this World!

Subject Topics

English
A new term means a new Core Text! This term our book is: Cosmic by Frank Cottrell Boyce. This will build the foundation of our Guided Reading sessions and our English Lessons.

We will be writing some extra-terrestrial narratives, scientific explanations and historic biographies.

Mathematics
This term we will be using the entire term to focus on Fractions, Decimals and Percentages.

We will be continuing to do weekly times tables, a weekly arithmetic paper and daily UFOs.

Music
Unit 2 – pitch

Electronic music

P.E.
This term we will be studying dance. We will be looking at a wide variety, including dance in sport such as the ‘Haka’ and more popular dances such as Street Dance.

R.E.
What makes Jesus an inspiration to some people?

P.S.H.C.E. SMSC/B.V. RRSA
My Healthy Lifestyle and a reflection of the British Values. This will include a week learning about British Democracy. Mrs Wilkinson will be teaching PSHCE weekly.

Computing Skills
There will be a focus on E-Safety with Internet Safety Day coming up later this term.

Science
We will be learning about Earth and Space. This will include learning about the Solar System and other celestial bodies. We will be also looking at Gravity and its effect on the surrounding planets.

History, Geography, DT, Art
We will be covering a wide range of famous astronomers and learning about their discoveries. We will also look in further detail about the geography of the Earth.

Outdoor Education
Mr Thompson will now teach Outdoor Education on a Monday afternoon every week.