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Unit 3

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  • 15/11/22

    Unit 3 Autumn 2 Newsletter

    PE—Dance Sparrows: Tuesday PM Starlings: Wednesday PM Swifts: Wednesday PM Please ensure your child wears a full PE kit on their PE day: · White t-shirt/polo top. · Navy or black shorts or tracksuit bottoms/leggings (or similar). · Schoo...
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  • 20/10/22

    Unit 3 Geography Fieldwork

    Unit 3 have been enjoying completing fieldwork as part of their geography short enquiry over the past two weeks. On Tuesday, each class walked to local woodland, Scadson woods, where the children investigated their own enquiry question, such as ‘Which insects live in Scadson woods...
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  • 16/09/22

    Unit 3 Autumn 1 Newsletter

    PE Swimming—flotation aids will be provided by school Sparrows and Starlings: Wednesday Swifts: Tuesday Please ensure your child brings in a full swimming kit: Swimming costume/ swimming trunks and jelly shoes/flip flops Clean, dry towel and swimming hat if your child has hai...
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  • 07/07/22

    'What is Roman art?'

    In Unit 3, we have enjoyed a Long Enquiry entitled ‘What is Roman art?’ as part of our Art Curriculum. The children have learnt some vital skills including colour mixing, printing, layering of different materials, and collage. To facilitate this learning, the children were inspired by Ro...
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  • 07/07/22

    Unit 3 History Short Enquiry

    This week, the children in Unit 3 went to Totnes castle as part of their history short enquiry ‘Why is there a castle in Totnes?’ The children explored the grounds of the castle and learnt that it is a motte and bailey castle that was built after 1066 following the Norman invasion. Child...
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  • 16/06/22

    Unit 3 Summer 2 Newsletter

    Home Learning and Supporting the Curriculum at home We have attached a selection of Knowledge Organisers for you to use to support your child’s learning at home. These set out clearly what we expect children to learn and remember in that subject. Please use these at home as conversation sta...
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  • 24/05/22

    Unit 3 R.E.

    'For Christians, what is the impact of Pentecost?'
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  • 09/05/22

    Year 4 Residential

    Last week, 38 of our Year 4 children enjoyed the challenges of a residential trip to Dewerstone Cottage on Dartmoor. The children enjoyed activities such as rock climbing, orienteering, river scrambling, and abseiling. On the third day, the children put their new skills into practise durin...
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  • 06/05/22

    Unit 3 Summer 1 Newsletter

    Home Learning and Supporting the Curriculum at home We have attached a selection of Knowledge Organisers, for you to use to support your child’s learning at home. These set out clearly what we expect children to learn and remember in that subject. Please use these at home as conversation st...
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  • 05/04/22

    Unit 3 Design Technology Learning Enquiry

    In Unit 3, our Design Technology learning has been focussed on moving parts and mechanisms. The children have worked in small groups to design to their own information page with moving parts. They have recalled prior knowledge for this project as they have written information pieces about a chosen a...
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  • 09/03/22

    Unit 3 Spring 2 Newsletter

    Home Learning and Supporting the Curriculum at home We have attached a selection of Knowledge Organisers, for you to use to support your child’s learning at home. These set out clearly what we expect children to learn and remember in that subject. Please use these at home as conversation st...
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  • 15/02/22

    Unit 3 Geography Enquiry

    Earlier this week, the children of Unit 3 enjoyed a trip to our local shops in Livermead. The children worked in groups of three to devise a questionnaire to find out why people visit our local area, and what kinds of activities they do here. They then had the opportunity to ask their ques...
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Preston Primary School Academy
Old Paignton Road
Torquay
Devon
TQ2 6UY

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01803 607075