Welcome to Year 3 and 4!
This term our topic is:
What was important to our local Victorians?
History – What was important to our local Victorians?
The children will investigate their local areas during Victorian times. They will discover what remains from that period, and why that might be an issue today.
Computing – Programming Turtle Logo and Scratch
This unit will teach the children to create and debug algorithms. Children use the basic commands in Logo to move and draw using the turtle on screen, and then further develop algorithms using the ‘repeat’ command. These skills are then developed by teaching children to create algorithm in Scratch using a selection of blocks.
Music – Three Little Birds by Bob Marley
Through the song Three Little Birds by Bob Marley children will work through the strands of musical learning. They will:
Science – The nappy challenge!
This topic looks at disposable nappies and provides opportunities for children to ask their own questions and make decisions on how to answer their questions using different scientific inquiry activities.