Class 8- Dosbarth 8
The children in Year Three will be developing their language skills this term through a study of instructional writing, stories about families and a variety of poetry.
In Science this term the pupils will be looking at humans, focusing on healthy
living and the importance of a balanced diet. Linked to this, in Design Technology the pupils will have great fun investigating, designing and making their own pasta dish.
During this term the children will look at various aspects of their own life as well as Journeys of Life linked to Religious Education. Pupils will also learn how to express personal information in Welsh.
We will be studying the Iron Age Celts as part of our topic work this term. The children will have various opportunities to find out and learn about Celtic life in Wales.
This term children will be finding out all about New Zealand as part of 'Our World week.' The children will have the opportunity to learn about the New Zealand culture, traditional food, cities and place. The children will be making erupting volcanoes and taking part in a Year 3 rugby tournament where they will perform the Haka.
This term the children will be participating in Guided Reading sessions where they will be listened to reading, taught specific reading skills and supported by the class teacher. The children will also be heard reading by a Parent Helper or Classroom Support Worker and will bring a reading book home from the school scheme. Please ensure that your child completes their weekend reading homework, by reading only the pages stated on the reading card, and that their book is returned to school on a Monday.
All pupils will participate in a spelling lesson on a weekly basis after initial spelling tests are carried out and pupils have been placed into appropriate groups. Pupils will be provided with a list of words to take home and learn and these will be tested during the following week.
PE this term will take place on a Thursday and Friday, please ensure kits are in school on these days. During the Autumn term we will also be going swimming on a Tuesday morning.
Reading books - Brought home on a Friday - to be returned Monday
Homework - Brought home on a Friday - to be returned on a Monday (Tuesday at the latest).
Spelling books - Brought home on a Monday - to be returned the following Monday for a weekly spelling test.
Listening Bear- Brought home on a Thursday- to be returned on Monday.
Here are pictures of the Celtic roundhouses we have made!
Here are a few pictures of our recent visit to the woodland area.....
12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
1:00 pm - 2:20 pm
3:30 pm - 7:00 pm
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
3:30 pm - 7:00 pm