Year 3 – D

Year 3 D’s Autumn A ‘Roaring Rivers!’


Our topic this half term is based rivers and the geographical features of the areas around them:

Some learning experiences will include:


  •          Developing their sketching skills while visiting the local river.
  •          Use their map and compass skills to find their way to the river.
  •          Understanding the physical features of a river.
  •          Identify the changes of the rivers through history.
  •          Beginning to multiply and divide using the formal method and to use numbers beyond 4                  digits when solving word problems.
  •          Looking at shape poetry and recognising features of poems.
  •         Comparing how things move on different surfaces and to Notice that some forces need               contact between two objects, but magnetic forces can act a distance