Grade 3


 

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In Year 3 this year we have Hayley Cammerino in room 14, Matt Grimshaw in room 23, Erin Robinson in room 24, Carla Felsenthal in room 9 and Amber Brickell in room 10. We are excited for the year ahead with the student’s very first school camp happening in term 3.  All teachers and students are excited for the year ahead. Please don’t hesitate to come see any of our 5 year 3 teachers with queries and questions, we are all very happy to answer them.

 

Here is look at the curriculum ahead in term 3:

 

In Numeracy term 3, students are focusing on

  • Multiplication
  • Division
  • Problem solving
  • Time
  • Angles
  • Data and Representation
  • Calculator use

During Numeracy lessons, students will be placed into activity groups based on their individual learning goals. These groups consist of Numeracy to myself involving independent Numeracy skills, Numeracy reading and writing based on articulation tasks, Numeracy with someone involving groups collaborating with one another.

 

This term 3 in Reading we will be focusing on analysing texts and writing details responses;

Our mini lessons will be focusing on comparing and contrasting between two different texts, figurative language, words in context, fact and opinion and sequencing. Students are encouraged to find strong vocabulary that contributes to the author’s craft.

 

This term in Writing we will continue our ‘Writers Notebooks’ where we write down our ideas to develop them into our writing. During the first half of the term, we will be focusing on the structure of poetry.. In the second half of the term we will be focusing on procedural texts.

During week 6 and 7 we practised our procedural writing by developing a set of instructions on how to make smiley face biscuits and alfalfa heads. Check out our amazing work!

         

In Topic this term, students will learn about the community and the role the local government plays.


The Grade 3 students are very excited about their first camp TOMORROW September 12th!

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