Welcome to Year 3 at Kestrel Way. Please find below information about your child's learning topics this half term, including learning logs and topic leaflets. Please see our specific class pages for photos and information about each classes individual learning journeys.
This term we are learning about our local area in our topic ‘Keep it Local’. In English, the children will broadening their story writing skills by creating stories with familiar settings. The children will also be furthering their knowledge of persuasive writing later in the half term. In History we will be learning about the local area and what it was like to live in Leighton Buzzard and Linslade in the past. We will look at how it has changed over time. In Art, the children will be working on ‘Sculpture’ and how it impacts on the environment. They will be designing and making their own small sculptures. In Maths, the children will be continuing their journey of using Shanghai Maths. This half term we will be focusing on Money, using Pictograms, Bar graphs, Fractions and Time.
Please read our Curriculum Newsletter attached below for more details about what we will be learning this term in all of our subjects.
The Year 3 Team
Friday 4th May - Cranes/Herons Local Area Walk
Children come dressed in school uniform
Monday 7th May - May Bank Holiday (school closed)
Wednesday 16th May - Talent Show at 6pm
Friday 25th May - Family picnic at 2.30pm
Friday 25th May - School ends for half term
School re-opens Tuesday 5th June
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