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Year 3

Summer Term 



And welcome to 3EC's and 3MH's year page. 


This term we have some great things to look forward to... 




During Summer 1  we will be learning about how we can extend our writing using different features including dialogue, paragraphing and perfect present tense.  We will be reading The Butterfly Lion to create a recount, a narrative and a poem and aboriginal stories to create a poem, our own aboriginal narrative and an information poster. 

During Summer 2 we will be consolidation and applying all the skills that we have learnt so far.




As mathematicians during Summer 1, we will be learning about long division, sharing and grouping and time.


We will be continuing to learn our 3s, 4s and 8s times tables, alongside mental maths practice.




As Geographer in Summer 1 we will be learning about Australasia and natural disasters including earth quakes.  




As Scientists throughout Summer 1 we will be learning about animals and human, looking specifically at food groups, a balanced diet and the skeleton and muscles.


Religious Education

In RE we will continue to learn about Christianity and Hinduism.


Art and DT 

During Summer 1 as Designers and Artists we will be learning about aboriginal art and the techniques they use along with printing to create our own aboriginal canvas.



Other Activities and Diary Dates  

23rd May 2018- Parent Workshop

Sports Day (date TBC)

Portsdown's Got Talent (date TBC)

Arts Week and Carnival (date TBC)

Overview 2017/2018