Grade 3


 

In Grade 3 this year we have:

 

3C in room 1 Jo Peters  ES - Jayani Perera
3B in room 2 Mandy Collard  
3D in room 3 Josh Turner   
3A in room 4 Liam Rylance   ES - Amber Lucas

 

 

 

Here is look at the curriculum ahead in Term 1 2022:

 

This term in Reading we will be focusing on looking at the Main Idea of a range of fiction and non-fiction texts.

Our mini lessons will be focusing on how to identify a Main Idea inside of a text, comparing and contrasting between two different texts, finding the author’s purpose and learning about a bank of reading strategies and skills to further push our readers.

 

This term in Writing we will begin with Recount writing with a focus on the structure and language.

Students will go through the writing process of Planning, Drafting, Revising, Self-editing, Peer-editing, Teacher conferencing and Publishing.Towards the latter half of the term commence with Persuasive writing where students will be able to use their voices to convince an audience to agree/disagree with controversial topics.


In Numeracy, students are focusing on Place Value, Multiplication and Time.

 

In Topic this term, students will explore the law system, including crime and punishment, within their own context and in history. 

 

In Library, students will borrow 5 takehome books and up to 3 of their own choice books.

3A, 3B, 3C and 3D all borrow each week on a Wednesday.

 

In ICT, students are working on using Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and navigating their way around the internet safely.

3A, 3B and 3D all attend weekly on a Wednesday and 3C on a Thursday.

 

  Specialist Days/Times
Health/PE STEM VISUAL ARTS PERFORMING ARTS
3A Thursday Monday N/A - Semester 1 Thursday
3B Thursday Thursday Monday N/A - Semester 1
3C Thursday Monday N/A - Semester 1 Thursday
3D Thursday Thursday Monday N/A - Semester 1