We will be exploring this text by:
You can support your child's development in writing by encouraging them to write in their reading journal daily, discussing their handwriting and letter formation (shapes and starting positions of the letters), their phonic and spelling pattern/rule application, their use of punctuation (particularly capital letters and full stops) and sentence structure i.e. does it make sense, can it be extended etc.
Please feel free to contact me via the Jupiter email address (Jupiter@kafed.org.uk) if you would like some on how to support your child's writing at home.
We will continue to use our system of Big Maths to support and develop the children's knowledge in Mathematics.
This half term, my maths group will be learning:
Addition & Subtraction -
+ 29 - 29
Weekly times tables and division practise will be sent home - your child should already know the 2, 5, 10 and 3 tables and need to know the 4 and 8 tables in addition by the end of Year 3.
Again, if you need any support or have any questions about how to best support your child at home, please contact me.
Our unit this half term is Forces and Magnets and your child will be:
Why not challenge your child to find some magnets around your home or identify forces that are in motion around them?