Teacher: Mrs Burns
Teaching Assistant: Mrs Morgan

Curriculum information

Class 3

Terms 1 & 2

The topics that we will be covering during this term of ‘The Ancients’ are:  

English      Adventure/mystery stories e.g “Marcy and the Riddle of the Spinx”

Humour/nonsense poetry


Newspaper reports

Maths      Place value

Addition and subtraction including formal written methods using columns

Solving addition and subtraction two-step problems

Multiplication and division including times tables up to 12 x 12.  Practice using “Times Tables Rockstars” – computer program at school and home

Science      Forces and magnets – how things move on different surfaces.  How magnets attract or repel each other

Setting up an investigation, fair tests, making predictions, carrying out investigations, recording results and writing conclusions

States of matter – solids, liquids and gases.  How materials change state when heated or cooled.  Understanding evaporation and condensation in the water cycle.



     Online safety and digital literacy

What is a computer?

History      The Ancients:

Egypt – the first civilisations – when and where.  Exploring timelines, investigating Tutankhamun, finding out about pharaohs/pyramids/mummification and the importance of the river Nile.

Mayan – contrast to British history.

Greece – how culture, life and achievements influence and impact on present day Britain.

Art / DT      Art – study of Henri Moore’s sculpture techniques.  Design and make a canopic jar from suitable materials to show 3D sculpture and form.

DT – Egyptian or Greek construction model with mechanical parts.





RE      What is the ‘Trinity’ and why is it important for Christians?

What do Hindus believe God is like?



     Singing/performing – “Let Your Spirit Fly”

Christmas performance singing

PSHE      Five school values/five ways of well-being

Valuing differences


Eastington Year 3-4 Term 1 Knowledge OrganiserEastington

Year 3-4 Term 1 Halloween Knowledge Organiser

Funky French Phonic Term 1


Curric Info T1+2 C3 Sept 2021-2022