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Year 3

Year 3 – Curriculum map

Planned Half term

Topic Title

Art and design

Computing

D & T

Geography

History

Maths

Science

PSHE

Aut 1

Gods and Mortals

3D Sculpture; Greek art and design

Using presentation software

Moving parts; model making

Ancient and modern day Greece; geographical features using maps

Ancient Greece

Positional and directional language

 

Resolving differences

Aut 2

Urban Pioneers

Photography, Graffiti art; observational drawing

Digital maps; programming; audio recording; using search engines effectively

 

Geographical skills and fieldwork

A local history study

Data handling

Light and dark; sources and reflectors; shadows; sun safety; working scientifically

Being safe; presenting own opinions

Spring 1

Mighty Metals

Drawing, painting and sculpture with a range of materials

 

Design and create a range of programs, systems

 

Make a product using electrical circuits

 

 

 

Measure,compare, add and subtract: lengths

 

Forces; set up simple practical enquiries; comparative and fair tests;Identify differences, similarities or changes related to simple scientific ideas and processes

 

Spring 2

Predator!

3D scale models

Algorithms; flow diagrams; online research; using logical reasoning; graphic software; digital presentation

Selecting and using materials (collage and textiles)

Fieldwork, using maps to locate countries and continents

 

Data handling

Food chains; fossils; plant parts and functions; water transportation in plants; skeletal systems; working scientifically

 

Sum 1

Tribal Tales

Find out about great artists & architects in History

 

Evaluate designs & products using set criteria

Use maps & atlases to locate countries/continents

Learn about changes in History from the Stone Age to the Iron Age

 

Shadows, life cycle of a flowering plant

Lives of people living in other places & times

Sum 2

Tremors

Improve the mastery of art and design techniques

Create a programme to analyse data

 

Describe aspects of physical geography including volcanoes & earthquakes

Learn about the Roman empire and its impact on Britain

 

Rocks, fair tests and prediction

Research, discuss & debate topical issues, problems & events

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