St Mary's C.E. Primary School

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Welcome to Year 3 and 4

In Year 3 and 4 we have three classes:

Ash, Sycamore and Beech

You can click on each of the class names to find out information specific to the class. This page shows what we are learning, year group news and some useful links.

 In class we are learning...

Termly Overview Term 1 Year 34 by stmarys on Scribd


 Weeks Commencing 25th Sept, 2nd Oct and 9th October 2017

Children will be focusing on improving their understanding of writing fairy tales.  The main text being used within this unit is 'Jack and the Beanstalk.'

Please see the termly overview for the literacy milestones for this unit that are being covered. 


 Weeks Commencing 25th Sept and 2nd October 2017

Children will be focusing on improving their understanding of calculation.  We will be covering throughout the weeks the following:

  • Using concrete, pictorial and abstract methods to add and subtract both 3 digit numbers (Year 3) and four digit numbers (Year 4).
  • Using their understanding of addition and subtraction to answer a range of 1 step problems (Year 3) and 2 step problems (Year 4).
  • Consolidating their understanding of money by adding and subtracting a range of different objects. 


(Term 1) Skills-based term

Children will focus on: 

-changing the font

-inserting text boxes

-inserting pictures

-saving work

-copy & paste

-searching skills

Each lesson will also begin with an e-safety themed question that will form a short 5- minute discussion with the children or it will form the focus of the lesson, along with the skills set above. 



The Y Project

 Please see termly overview for guidance on the objectives being covered.

Religious Education

Creation and the Fall - Please see termly overview.


New Beginnings




Please see the Spellings and homework Year 3/4 tab under 'Our Learning.'



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