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 2 by Anonymous Gfndfjb79V on Scribd


 Week Commencing 19th November 


1. Can I understand the features of newspapers?

2. Can I write an orientation?

3. Spelling

4. Can I use direct & Indirect quotes?

5. Can I write a letter describing a setting? 

6. Can I use varied nouns and pronouns?

7. Can I write the main body?

8. Spelling 

9. Can I plan a newspaper report?

10. Can I write a newspaper report? 


Literacy Milestones for Term 2

Year 3  Year 4

Use ‘a’ or ‘an’ correctly


Express time, place and cause using conjunctions, adverbs and prepositions


Understand the vocabulary: vowel, consonant, inverted commas/speech marks, direct speech, preposition, conjunction


Form nouns using a range of prefixes, e.g auto-, super-, anti-


Identify word families based on common root words


Understand the vocabulary: word family, prefix

Use simple organisational devices in non-fiction


Make appropriate choice of pronoun or noun across a text to aid cohesion and avoid repetition


Use paragraphs to organise ideas around a theme


Understand the vocabulary: possessive pronoun

Numeracy (Wk Beginning 12th November) 

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    Can I multiply by 10 and 100? (yr. 5 objective)


    Can I use the distributive laws of multiplication?


    Can I use a formal method to multiply? (link to the distributive law)


    Can I use a formal method to multiply?

    5 (PS)

    Can I solve multiplication problems?


    Can I divide by 10 and 100? (yr. 5 objective)


    Can I generate division facts from multiplication facts?


    Can I use a formal method to divide? (yr. 5 objective)


    Can I use a formal method to divide? (with remainders) (yr. 5 objective)

    10 (PS)

    Can I solve division problems?


 This term we will looking at programming, using the programme Scratch. 


Term 2 - Big Bag!

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

Religious Education

We will be looking at the question: What is the Holy Trinity? 


 Going for goals 




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



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