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Redditch, Worcestershire, B96 6EH
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Year 3 Curriculum Autumn 2019

  • RESILIENCE means not giving up/persisting; having a positive view of oneself as a learner, managing distractions
  • RESOURCEFULNESS means using your initiative and a range of strategies; being independent
  • REFLECTION means thinking about your own learning; planning your work; assessing your own work
  • RECIPROCITY means both giving and taking in a group situation to help you learn effectively
  • Harvest

    Harvest

    We will learn about the Christian festival of harvest and produce our own Harvest performance!
  • Magnets and Forces

    Magnets and Forces

    During this science and DT topic we will ask: How do magnets work? Which force is in action here? How strong is my magnet? Which materials are magnetic? We will use all of this new knowledge to create our own magnetic mazes.
  • ICT

    ICT

    ICT is intergrated into our daily learning. We also learn specific skills such as coding, word processing and making e-books using iPads. 
  • French

    French

    Locate France and other French-speaking countries. Greetings. Numbers 1-10. Personal information: name, age and family. Traditional French playground games and songs. Christmas in France.
  • Islam

    Islam

    We will be learning about the Islamic faith. What do they believe? Do they have a special book? Do they have special festivals?
  • Swimming

    Swimming

    In year 3 we have the important and exciting lesson of learning to swim. Some children will perfect their swimming strokes and others will develop their confidence in the water.
  • Celebrating Differences

    Celebrating Differences

    On our return to school we will be celebrating the different talents that we have in our class. We will explore our own emotions and undretand how we can help others. This topic will finish with our celebration day called 'Difference Day' when we will have the opportunity to walk in another persons shoes.