Rabbit

Year  3  Curriculum Grid 2016 - 2017

 

Autumn

Spring

Summer

Theme

Animals and Creatures

 

The World Around Us

North and South America

Literacy

Myths and Legends

 

Non- fiction: Instructions (link to making bread)

 

 

 

 

 

Guided Reading

The Sheep Pig

 

Stories with familiar settings

Shape poems

 

Guided Reading –

Hansel and Gretel

Poetry: playing with language

Biography

 

Play scripts

 

 

 

Guided Reading – The Magic Box

The Abominables

Non- fiction: Reports (link to geographical features)

 

Letter writing

 

Imaginary worlds

 

 

 

Guided Reading – Into the Forest The Battle of Bubble and Squeak

 

Information texts

Stories from other cultures

 

 

Author study

 

 

Guided Reading – The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe

Free choice novel

 

Performance poetry

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Guided Reading – The Iron Man

Ongoing

Handwriting, reading, grammar, spellings,

Maths

Number and place value

 

Place value and properties of numbers

Word problems

Calculation-Addition and subtraction

Fractions- fractions of shapes and numbers

Calculation- multiplication and division

 

Time and measurement

Geometry- shape and space

2D and 3D shapes

Angles and right angles

Lines- horizontal/vertical/perpendicular

Statistics- Bar charts/ pictograms/ tables

 

Solving word problems

Calculation- revision of column methods

Ongoing

Tables, mental skills

Science

Animals: Animals and Skeletons

Animals: Animal Homes

Simple forces including magnetism

Plants

Light

Rocks

 

 

Computing

 

We are Programmers

We are Bug fixers

We are presenters

We are network engineers

Research

Internet safety

We are communicators

We are opinion pollsters

 

Humanities

 

Stone Age

Locate the world’s continents – Locate countries in Europe and their capital cities

Broader history study- a local history study

Describe and understand climate/ rivers/ mountains

 

 

North and South America

 

Locate Equator, N + S Hemispheres, Tropics of Cancer and Capricorn

Use an 8 point compass

British Geography

Use field work to observe, measure and record

RE (Focus religion is Judaism )

What do religious traditions say about how we should treat one another?

Christmas story- how Christians celebrate Christmas.

How does Judaism mark special times in life?

Easter story

Loving your neighbour

A religious study- Yom Kippah.

DT/Art

 

 

 

 

Art- Cave paintings/ line drawings/ story telling

DT- making bread

DT- Designing and creating free standing photo frame

Art-Light and shadow portraits

Art- patterns/ repeating patterns

Art-North American art printing

 

DT-researching/designing/constructing North American tepees

 

Music

Animals

World Music

Music from Native North America

PSHCE

New beginnings

Getting on and falling out

Going for goals

Good to be me

 

Community

Changes

PE

Dance

Games

Gymnastics

Games

Swimming

Games/Athletics

MFL

French- listen and engage.

ask and answer questions.

All about me

French- speak in sentences using familiar vocabulary.

appreciate stories/ songs/ poems.

French- broaden vocabulary.

recap.

 

 

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