Rocks, Fossils and the Stone Age

Year 3 have learned so much about the Stone Age and rocks over this half term. As the final week of this half term approaches, the children are starting to share all of their new knowledge and skills in various forms including cave style paintings, mono-chrome printing and report writing. The children are using some wonderful historic and scientific vocabulary.


You can help at home by practising using conjunctions to join two ideas in a sentence like but, so, nor, because, when, as.

You can also help by practising some calculations using mental strategies. We have practised addition and subtraction calculations where we have been using think 5, 10, 50 and 100 to make the question easier to solve in our heads. Here is a video that demonstrates how we have been practising in class.