Kirkstall St. Stephen’s C of E (Voluntary Aided) Primary School

Year 3

Year 3 Overview 2020-2021

 

Autumn 1 (7 weeks)

Autumn 2 (7 weeks)

Spring 1 (6 weeks)

Spring 2 (6 weeks)

Summer 1 (6 weeks)

Summer 2 (7 weeks)

Topic driver

 

Ancient Egypt

Polar Regions

Far East Asia

Stone Age to Iron Age

Black History Heroes

South America and The Rainforest

English

Recounts, Short Stories, Letters, Free Verse Poetry

Diary Entries, Non- chronological reports

Fairy tales, Instructions, Haikus

Explanation Texts, Playscripts

Newspaper Reports,

Biographies, MOREAPS poems

Persuasive Writing, Discussion Writing, Debates

Maths

Place Value, Addition and Subtraction

Addition and Subtraction, Multiplication and Division

Multiplication and Division, Money, Statistics

Measurement: Length and Perimeter, Fractions

Fractions, Time

Shape, Measurement: Mass and Capacity

PE

 

Dance

Yoga

Sending and Recieving

Tag Rugby

Tennis

Athletics

Computing

 

Word Processing

Drawing and desktop publishing

Internet Research and Communication

Times Tables Rockstars and Educational Games

Presentation Skills

Programming Turtle Logo and Scratch

Science

 

Animals including humans

Forces and Magnets

Scientists and Inventors

Rocks

Light

Plants

Art

 

Observational sketching

Watercolour & Chalks

 

 

Painting- Alma Woodsley Thomas

Collage- South American Molas

DT

 

 

Textiles- Teddy Bear Project

Mechanisms-Moving Dragon Project

Scuplting- Clay

 

Cooking- Empanadas (4 weeks)

Geography

 

 

The Arctic and Antarctica

North and South Hemisphere

China and Japan

 

 

 

South America

The Rainforest,

History

 

Ancient Egypt

 

The Shang Dynasty

Stone Age to Iron Age

Black History

 

MFL (French)

 

Getting to Know You

All about Me

Food Glorious Food

Family and Friends

Our School

Time

Music

 

Singing

Singing

Singing

Ukulele

Ukulele

Ukulele

RE

 

Festivals: Harvest, Diwali, Passover, Eid

Why are the Christmas journeys important?

What does it mean to be a Sikh?

Easter (Why do Christians call the day Jesus died Good Friday?)

What are big questions?

 

(RE-searchers, children to answer a rotating ‘big question’ in 4 different ways to create 4 different answers to the big questions)

 

 

Why do people go on pilgrimages? (We will go on our own pilgrimage looking at work, photos etc and saying how we have changed)

 

 

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of
all children, and expects our staff and volunteers to share this commitment.