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Curriculum Overview

 

Year 3

Spring term 1 - Mission Cleopatra

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                

English

Focus TextThe Dish and the Spoon 

Genre - Information writing: Fact Files 

Maths

Length 

Mass 

Volume

Science

Forces and Magnets 

Art & Design

Sculpture - 3D modroc Canopic jars 

ComputingCreating media Desktop publishing  Adobe Spark 
Design & Technology

Sculpture - 3D modroc Canopic jars 

French

Musical instruments 

Geography

Physical geography – The river Nile 

HistoryAncient Egypt 
MusicComposing and performing using un-tuned instruments
PE

Gymnastics 

Tag rugby 

PSHEFriendships and staying safe 
RE

The importance of religious books 

 

Curriculum Overview

 

Year 3

Autumn 2 - Celebrations

English

Focus Text - Elliot Jones Midnight Superhero

Genre - Instructions                                                                                                                         

MathsMultiplication & Division                                                                                                                                                                   
SciencePlants
Art & Design

Colour mixing

Rangoli Patterns

Computing

Creating media - Stop-frame animation  

Tablets - iMotion 

Design & Technology

Food technology 

Cake designing and making 

French

Numbers

Bon Noel

MusicRhythm
PENetball
PSHE

Growth Mindset

RE

Celebrating: Waiting and preparing 

(Judaism, Islam, Hindu) and secular views 

Christmas theme: Waiting for the birth of Jesus. 

 

Curriculum Overview

 

Year 3

Autumn 1- Om and Me

English

Focus Text  - The sail and the Whale

Genre  - Recount-Diary writing                                                                                                                                                         

Maths

Place value, Addition and subtraction

Science

Animals including humans

Food groups and balanced diets

Skeletons and muscles

Art & Design

Using sketch books

Exploring colour and tone

Cave painting

Computing

Computing systems and networks

Connecting computers  

Paint.net

Design & TechnologyFood groups
French

Food

Body Parts

GeographyMapping skills
HistoryThe Stone Age
MusicComposition using un-tuned instruments
PE

Fundamentals including balancing, running, jumping, hopping and skipping

Ball skills

PSHENew beginnings
RE

Beliefs in action in the world

People of faith

 


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