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Rockmount Primary School

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Year 3

Welcome to Year 3!



Amethyst Class

Class Teacher: Amber Davies

Class Teaching Assistant: Lucy Smedley


Tanzanite Class

Class Teacher: Hannah Walker

Class Teaching Assistant: Christine Bristow

Year 3 Curriculum Map for 2020-2021


Half TermTopicCurriculum Area
Autumn 1st HalfDinosaurs

English: Non-Chronological Reports; Adventure Stories

Maths: Place Value ; Addition And Subtraction; Multiplication And Division; Problem Solving; Mental Maths

Science: Forces

DT: Sculpture- form & control

Art: Sketching

Computing: We Are Presenters

RE: Hinduism

PE: Invasion games

Autumn 2nd HalfPower of the Earth 

English: Explanation Writing; Disaster Stories

Maths: Addition And Subtraction; Multiplication And Division; Measurement - Time; Statistics; Fractions; Problem Solving; Mental Maths

Geography: Volcanoes - Causes and effect

History: Pompeii

Science: Rocks

Art: Mosaics

DT: Create a working model of a volcano

Computing: We Are Programmers

RE: Hinduism

PE: Net and Wall Games

Spring 1st HalfWeather

English: Descriptive writing; Newspaper reports; Letter writing

Maths: Place Value; Addition And Subtraction; Measures; Statistics; Fractions; Problem Solving; Mental Maths

History/Geography: Famous Scientists And Inventors; Map Work

Science: Plants

Computing: We Are Communicators

RE: Christianity

PE: Gymnastics

DT: Designing and making weather instruments

Art: Warm & Cool colours; Conveying emotions through Art

Spring 2nd HalfStone Age to Iron Age

English: Information Texts; Play scripts; Letters

Maths: Place Value And Division; Addition And Subtraction; Multiplication and Division; Fractions; Measurement -Time; Statistics; Problem Solving; Mental Maths

History: Stone Age to Iron Age

Geography: How human geography has changed over time

Art: Cave paintings, Stone Age jewellery

Science: Animals including humans

Computing: We Are Bug Fixers

RE: Christianity

PE: Dance

Summer 1st HalfAncient Greece 

English: Myths and Legends; Newspaper reports; Character descriptions

Maths: Place Value And Money; Addition And Subtraction; Multiplication And Division; Measurement; Statistics; Money; Problem Solving; Mental Maths

History/Geography: Ancient Greece

Science: Light

DT: Make Greek food

Art: Greek vases

Computing: We Are Opinion Pollsters

RE: Why should we care for our world?

PE: Athletics

Summer 2nd HalfEurope

English: Recounts; Non-chronological report; Poetry; Diary writing;

Maths: Place Value And Sequences; Multiplication And Division; Addition And Subtraction; Fractions; Geometry, Statistics And Measures; Problem Solving; Mental Maths

Geography: Study of Europe

DT: Make and taste European foods

Art: Studying the work of European artists

Science: Plants

Computing: We Are Network Engineers

RE: Why should we care for our world?

PE: Greek dance, preparation for School Games Day

If you have any queries, please contact the Class Teacher or the Learning and Teaching Leader for this phase: Donna Rankine

Please read our termly curriculum letters for more information.


Please see Google Classroom for homework and spelling.