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Please visit 'Year Specific Curriculum' tab (link below) for detailed curriculum objectives for each of our subject areas.

FURZE PLATT JUNIOR SCHOOL

CURRICULUM OVERVIEW

YEAR 3

 

TERM 1

 

TERM 2

 

TERM 3

 

TERM 4

 

TERM 5

 

TERM 6

 

THEME

SETTLEMENTS

THROUGH TIME

INTO

THE RAINFOREST

ANCIENT EGYPT

WOW EVENTS

Build a den

Ufton on the Road workshop

Zoolab visit

London Zoo trip

History workshop

ENGLISH

Cross

curricular links

Narrative

Instructions

Recount

Poetry – word play

Narrative – fables/myths

Non- chronological reports

Persuasive letter

 

Adventure/Mystery story

Play scripts

Poetry – narrative poetry

MATHS

All maths groups are taught the relevant maths curriculum.  Maths is taught with a view to allowing children to develop their skills and understanding.  Real-life

scenarios  are linked to most concepts so using and applying and depth become a reality to all

SCIENCE

Rocks

Animals

including

humans

Plants

Light

Forces and

magnets

DESIGN & TECH

 

Food Tech:

Smoothies

 

Textiles

Animal glove puppets

 

Egyptian themed pop up book

ART

Art skills- Introduction to mixed media

 

Rainforest linked project: collage

life drawing, Rouseaua

 

Introductory Art skills

Egyptian themed art- modroc

 

HISTORY

Settlements through time

 

Ancient Egypt

GEOG

Maps -

looking at local

settlements

 

World climates –

Rainforests

Zoo trip

World maps - where is Egypt?

MUSIC

Wider Opportunities - recorders

Wider Opportunities – recorders

 

Egyptian themed music

Playground games

PE/GAMES

Tag rugby

Gymnastics

Rounders

Tag rugby

Gymnastics

Hockey

Dance

Netball

Football

Swimming

Athletics

Swimming

Athletics

Cricket

 

RE

Hinduism

Christianity - Christmas

Judaism

Christianity - Easter Story

Sikhism

Christianity – Bible stories

ICT

 

We are communicators - Email

We are presenters – filming and editing

 

We are bug fixers – Espresso Coding

We are network engineers

We are opinion pollsters

MFL

French to be taught throughout the year

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