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Year 3 – Summer Term 2012
Summer Term 2012
Year 3 – Miss Robinson
Topics this term:
Creative Curriculum: The Olympics (The history of the games, Countries involved, Athletes, The Human
Body, The Mascots, London, Art and Design Projects)
English: Following National Strategies (Reading, Spelling, Different writing genres)
Maths: Following National Strategies (Handling Data, Shape and space, Fractions and decimals)
How you can help at home
Always support and encourage your child
Please try to listen to your child read and check they understand what they are reading.
Discuss book choices and their opinions. Each child has a reading log in which to record their impressions. Library is on a Wednesday. Please encourage your child to use the Library. This can be accessed from home.
Help your child to use reference material and the Internet.
Encourage your child to learn and persevere with spellings and times tables.
Ensure homework is completed on time.
Maths – Given on a Thursday, due in Tuesday
English – Given on a Thursday, due in Tuesday
Spellings – given Thursday, tested the following Thursday
Additional topic homework – At various times
Every child has a homework diary. Any homework should be recorded in the diary. The date the homework is due in will be recorded in the book and displayed in the classroom. Please initial the diary once homework is completed.
Please make sure your child takes responsibility for bringing to school all they need each day so they are prepared for every lesson. They will need a pencil, handwriting pen, ruler, rubber and whiteboard pen in a suitable pencil case. Pencil crayons or pens, gluesticks etc. are optional but advisable.
P.E / Games
Tuesday and Friday
Kit : T-shirt and shorts for indoors; trainers, spare socks, a sweatshirt and tracksuit trousers for outdoor PE (a plastic bag for muddy trainers). Please ensure that no jewellery is worn and long hair is tied back.
Friday 4th May – Paralympic Torch in School
7th – 11th May – Deaf Awareness Week
Friday 25th May – School Fete 3pm – 6pm
Monday 4th – Friday 8th June – Half Term
Wednesday 4 July – Key Stage Two Sports Day
Friday 20th July – Break up for Summer
Please note, you will be notified of any additional dates as and when events are planned. Dates are clearly written in the school newsletter.
Children should bring a piece of fruit or vegetables to eat at morning break.
Please ensure all Clothing and equipment brought to school is clearly named.
We are looking forward to a very successful and enjoyable term!