Welcome to 3R Zhang Heng class
Our team is:
Mr. Reilly - Class Teacher.
Miss Kinsey - Teaching Assistant.
Find our Class Readers for the Autumn Term below. These are the books that we will be focusing our English work around and reading in our class.
In History this term, we will be learning all about the Stone Age. Please keep checking in for pictures and examples of great work!
Welcome to Year 3R Zhang Heng Class.
Our class this year is named after Ancient Chinese scientist Zhang Heng.
Heng was alive during the Han Dynasty and was famous for being a Mathematician, Scientist, Poet, Geographer, Artist and Inventor. Heng was chosen as he was a man who studied many topics that we focus on in school. He was a revolutionary of his time, and promoted new ideas and discoveries and that is what we are trying to promote in our class.
This term, our big question in Geography is;
'Do we like to be beside the Seaside?'
We will be learning all about Coastal Areas of Britain and advantages and disadvantages of living there. We will also be looking at some contrasting coasts around the world. This will culminate in the children producing a 'Travel' or 'Estate Agent' presentation aimed at the coast. In this topic we will be visiting Crosby Beach, so please keep a look out for letters.
Each term, we are lucky to receive boxes from Empiribox. These kits allow us to make our Science lessons very active and exciting, whilst also drawing key vocabulary and understanding out of our children. Hopefully you will hear lots about it!
Our first topic is:
Letters and Notices:
All letters will be uploaded and available for download here when sent home.
Our Curriculum Map for this year:
This year's map, which shows the topics pupils will be learning about, will be uploaded and available for download here soon.
If you only have access to a tablet/iPad at home you must download the'Puffin Academy' app first to access MyMaths.
If children cannot access the Internet at home, a Homework club is being run in school so it can be completed.
Spellings and Times Tables will be sent home every Monday, to be tested each Friday.
Dates for the Diaries:
- 27th September 2018 - SEN coffee afternoon.
- 30th October 2018 - School photographs.
- 23rd-25th January 2019 - CHET residential for Yr. 2 and Yr. 3.
- 7th February 2019 - Heng class assembly, parents welcome.
As in the previous year, children's work and other events will be uploaded onto the Seesaw App for you to view and comment on. If you have forgotten log-in details, please just let us know.