Y3 Autumn 2 2019
Topic 2: ‘Wonderful Winchester' - The History of Winchester.
For our 'Wonderful Winchester' topic we will be finding out all about the history of the city and our local area which will be enhanced by a trip to the Winchester City Museum. Although the topic has a history focus, we will also be looking at some geographical features and maps as we go on a walk of the local area.
English – We will be working towards creating our own tourist guide for Winchester, using the book ‘A Walk In London’ for inspiration. We will use our local walk and museum visit to help us as well as apply our computing skills to conduct research.
Maths – We will continue to recap all of the learnt methods for addition, subtraction and begin to explore multiplication and division strategies. We will practise and use these methods to solve a range of problems to ensure our understanding of the four operations are secure.
PE – The children will be learning how to play basketball during our outdoor PE sessions, and will learn a rock and roll style dance during our indoor sessions.
Art/DT – The children will be challenge to create their own model of Winchester Cathedral within their DT sessions.
Science – Our Science topic will be Light and Shadows. We will learn about how and why shadows are created and they will measure and record shadows over a period of time to observe how they change.
PSHE – This half term the children will focus on an anti-bullying topic. They will explore what bullying means and how to combat it.
RE – Children will learn about angels as messengers and their role in the Christian religion.
Music – In music the children will learn and perform a range of songs and explore their voice as an instrument.
Computing – We will be learning about E-Safety as well as understanding how to create graphics and images using 2paintapicture.