Miss Scholey and Mrs Clarke welcome you to the Sycamore class webpage!
A brief introduction...
This is Miss Scholey's third year in Sycamore class and at Stanton school. She loves geography, PE, dance and drama! This is Mrs Clarke's second year in Sycamore with Miss Scholey. She loves the outdoors, nature, science and art!
PE Days are Wednesday and Thursday but we suggest children bring their P.E. kits to school and leave them on their pegs until the half term. Please click here to be taken to the uniform checklist.
Library day- Every Monday we have a chance to go into the library as a class to change books and read.
Sycamore Class Learning
In Sycamore class, we love to learn and have chosen lots of terrific topics to focus on all through the year!
During the first half of the Autumn Term we will be learning about the Ancient Egyptian Civilisation and using our Power of Reading book 'A Pharaoh's Fate' to explore Egyptian life.
During the second half of the Autumn Term we continue to learn about the Egyptians focusing on the importance of the River Nile and learning all about the geography of rivers! To help with our learning, our Power of Reading text is 'Cinderella of the Nile'.
Rivers Knowledge organiser
Our topic for the whole of the Spring term is the Stone Age linking in with our science topic of Rocks. We will learn about how life changed in the UK during the 3 periods of the Stone Age and how this compared to other countries around the world at the same time. For the first half term we will be using 'Ug: boy genius of the Stone Age' as our Power of Reading text.
For the second half of the spring term our Power of Reading book with be 'Pebble in my pocket: A History of Our Earth' where we explore prehistoric Britain and fossils.
During the first half of the Summer Term we will be learning about Stanton and the countryside. Our Power of Reading text is 'Charlotte's Web'.
Stanton knowledge organiser
During the second half of the Summer Term we will be expanding our geography of the local area to include our county of Suffolk linked to Suffolk Folk Tales. We will be reading about some of the county's most interesting folk tales.
Suffolk knowledge Organiser
In year 3 children are expected to take on more of a responsibly for continuing their learning at home every day. This includes a short 5 minute maths task, times tables practice, reading and spelling practice. Please click on the link below for the cover letter from the inside of the Home Learning books.
Website to Support Home Learning