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Bernard Gilpin Primary School

Hall Lane

Houghton-le-Spring

Tyne & Wear

DH5 8DA

Tel: 0191 917 2999

 

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Year 3

 

Curriculum Overview 2017-18

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Autumn Term 2018

This term the class will be going on three Educational visits.  These visits will provide a fun and valuable learning experience which will link with teaching back at school.

This was highlighted as a strong feature of our school by OFSTED on their last visit.

 

Monday 24th September (Miss Cawthorne)

Wednesday 26th September (Miss Smith)

Great North Museum, Newcastle

 

Monday 29th October (Miss Smith)

Wednesday 31st October (Miss Cawthorne)

Oriental Museum, Durham

 

Thursday 22nd November (Miss Cawthorne)

Friday 23rd November (Miss Smith)

Ouseburn Farm, Newcastle

Homework and Spelling

Homework will be given out every Friday and needs to be completed and returned to school by the following Wednesday. Maths homework will be linked to developing the arithmetic skills which are being taught that week. Another short homework task will be set, and this may well be related to English, but could be a research question connected to which ever theme the children are studying at the time. If the children need Internet access for the research, and this is not available at home, arrangements will be made for them to complete the work in school. Children are also encouraged to take home their spelling books and reading books every night so that they can practise and improve.

Following on from Key Stage one children are expected to be able to read and spell these High Frequency Words.

 

Year 3 Spelling List

 

Autumn 2 Spelling Rules

Great North Museum, Newcastle

P1100751 P1100742 P1100755 P1100754 P1100777 P1120400 P1120398 P1100756 P1100753

Oriental Museum, Durham

P1100028 P1080815 P1080811 P1080865 P1080824 P1080812 P1080817 P1080866 P1080904 P1080829

Ouseburn Farm, Newcastle

P1120814 P1120807 P1140624 P1120773 P1120799 P1120798 P1120788 P1120784 P1120825 P1140626 P1140647

Spring Term 2019

This term the class will be going on three Educational visits.  These visits will provide a fun and valuable learning experience which will link with teaching back at school.

This was highlighted as a strong feature of our school by OFSTED on their last visit.

 

Wednesday 9th January (Miss Smith)

Friday 18th January (Miss Cawthorne)

Hatton Art Gallery, Newcastle

 

Wednesday 16th January (Miss Smith)

Wednesday 6th February (Miss Cawthorne)

Brimham Roacks, North Yorkshire

 

Tuesday 19th March (Miss Smith)

Tuesday 26th March (Miss Cawthorne)

Palace Green Library, Durham

Hatton Art Gallery, Newcastle

P1130388 P1150279 P1130389 P1150392 P1150410 P1130386 P1150290 P1150291

Brimham Rocks, North Yorkshire

P1130930 P1130975 P1130954 P1130948 P1130467 P1130939 P1130462 P1130928 P1130435 P1130437 P1130448 P1130975

Palace Green Library, Durham

P1160483 P1090358 P1160473 P1090342 P1090343 P1160477 P1090349 P1160462

Summer Term 2019

This term the class will be going on three Educational visits.  These visits will provide a fun and valuable learning experience which will link with teaching back at school.

This was highlighted as a strong feature of our school by OFSTED on their last visit.

 

Wednesday 22nd May (Miss Cawthorne)

Thursday 23rd May (Miss Smith)

The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle

 

Monday 24th June (Miss Smith)

Monday 24th June (Miss Cawthorne)

Skiing, Silksworth Ski Slope

 

Wednesday 3rd July (Miss Smith)

Wednesday 3rd July (Miss Cawthorne)

Palace Green Library, Durham

The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle

P1160962 P1160961 P1160965 P1170023 P1150817 P1150814 P1150813 P1160993 P1170004 P1170037 P1170036 P1170031