John Stainer

Year 3

Click on the links below to find out more about the topics we cover each term.

Autumn 

Subjects

Autumn 1

Autumn 2

English

Performance Poetry

Narrative – Character (Fiction)

Information (Non-Fiction)

Narrative – Dialogue (Fiction)

Instructions (Non-Fiction)

Mathematics

Place Value

Addition and Subtraction

Time

Addition and Subtraction

Multiplication and Division

Time

Science

Rocks – Properties, classification

Forces – push/pull and magnets

Computing

We are programmers 1

We are programmers 2

Geography

Volcanoes and Earthquakes

 

History

 

Stone Age to Iron Age

Art

Drawing – Shading and types of pencil

Drawing – Proportions of a face and 3D objects

DT

 

Textiles

Whole School Art

 

 

PE

Football

Hockey

French

Greetings, Numbers 1-10, age, days

Counting 10-20 ,family, pets, months

Music

Let your spirit fly

Playing Glokenspeils

RE

Judaism

 

Christianity

 

Other activities or trips

Natural History Musuem

 

Spring 

Subjects

Spring 1

Spring 2

English

Creative poetry writing

Narrative – Suspense (Fiction)

 

Narrative – Dialogue (Fiction)

Instructions (Non-Fiction)

Mathematics

Multiplication and Division

Measurement: Length and Perimeter

Statistics 

Fractions

Statistics

Science

Light

Our changing world

Computing

We are presenters

We are vloggers

Geography

Egypt

 

History

 

Ancient Egypt

Art

Colour – the colour wheel, mixing

Colour – Andy Warhol, techniques

DT

 

Electronics

Whole School Art

 

 

PE

Dance

Tag Rugby

French

Colours, body parts

Verbs, opinions

Music

Three Little Birds

The Dragon Song

RE

Sikhism

Islam

Other activities or trips

 

Horniman Museum

 Summer 

Subjects

Summer 1

Summer 2

English

Creative poetry writing and performing

Narrative Setting (Fiction)

Discussion  (Non – fiction)

Narrative –Openings and endings (Fiction)

Explanation  (Non-Fiction)

Mathematics

 Fractions

Property of shape

Measurement – mass and capacity

Property of shape

Science

Plants – how plants grow/ survive

Human body – healthy eating, bones and muscles

Computing

We are Communicators

We are opinion pollsters

Geography

Australia

 

History

 

Native Australians and explorers

Art

Abstract forms manipulating malleable materials

Abstract formsartist study, exhibition

DT

 

Food

Whole School Art

 

 

PE

Basketball

Cricket

French

Masculine/ feminie words

Fruits/ vegetables, opinions

Music

Bringing us together

Reflect, rewind, replay

RE

Buddhism

Hinduism

Other activities or trips