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...

 Term 4 Overview:


 Wk1-2: Fairy Tales: We will be exploring the features, story mapping well-known tales, working on describing

characters and settings, creating action description, dialogue writing and composing our own fairy tale. 

Wk 3-4: Persuasive writing  

Wk 5-6: Performance Poetry 


Literacy Milestones for Term 4

Year 3  Year 4

Draft and write narratives, creating settings, character and plot


Draft and write non-narrative material, using headings and subheadings to organise texts


Understand the vocabulary: clause and subordinate clause


Expand noun phrases further with adjectives and prepositional phrases


Draft and write in narratives, creating settings, character and plot with consideration for the audience and purpose


Understand the vocabulary: determiner


 This term we will looking at Data. 


Term 4 - Under the Canopy 

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

Religious Education

We will be looking at the question: Why do Christians call the day that Jesus died, Good Friday?


 Good to be me 




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



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