Class 2 – 10/12/18

English

We are looking at stage directions used in play script, how the characters are told to move or how they use their voices. A focus on punctuation used for the actual words said by the characters. Completing backgrounds and paper puppets for a performance. We will be reading a selection of Christmas short stories by British authors such as Laurie Lee, Philippa Pearce and Dickens. Spellings this week (final set) are from the Year 3/4 statutory list.

Maths

Exploring the mysteries of decimal fractions. Applying knowledge of our decimal money system and the coins used to show place value which is less than 1whole one, (pound)  using a number line to order decimal fractions.  Y3 Continue with recognising and recording fractions of shapes, halving even numbers and doubling two digit numbers.