Year 3 – Picasso

Name: Pablo Pic​asso
Nationality: Spanish
Born: 1881
Style: Pablo Picasso was born more than 120 years ago (1881) in Malaga, Spain.

He is famous for being the co-founder of Cubism which is a style of painting where objects of the painting subject are broken up and re-painted in an abstract form.

When Pablo was age 7 his father (who was also a painter) gave him artistic training in figure drawing and oil painting.Later on Pablo studied art in Madrid and then went to Paris when he was about 19.

Famous Pieces of Art: Picasso’s work is divided into periods – The Blue Period (1901-1904), which were sad looking paintings using blue and blue-green colours.

The Rose Period (1905-1907), which was a more happy style with orange and pink colours. The African-influenced Period (1908-1909) and The Cubism Period (1909- 1919)​

 

Curriculum Map click here

 

Reading Challenge

Please click on the link to view the 40 recommended Reading Challenge books for Year 3.  

Recommended Reading Books for Year 3

 

                                                            Common Exception Words Year 3/4                                                                  

accident

actual

actually

address

answer

appear

arrive

believe

bicycle

breath

breathe

build

busy

business

calendar

caught

centre

century

certain

circle

complete

consider

 

continue

decide

describe

different

difficult

disappear

early

earth

eight

eighth

enough

exercise

experience

experiment

extreme

famous

February

forward

fruit

grammar

group

 

 

guard

guide

heard

heart

height

history

imagine

increase

important

interest

island

knowledge

learn

length

library

material

medicine

mention

minute

natural

naughty

 

notice

occasion

occasionally

often

opposite

ordinary

particular

peculiar

perhaps

popular

position

possession

possess

possible

potatoes

pressure

probably

promise

purpose

quarter

question

 

recent

regular

reign

remember

sentence

separate

special

straight

strange

strength

suppose

surprise

therefore

though

although

thought

through

various

weight

woman

women

 

 

    

Times table focus:  

The times tables focus in Year 3 is 3, 4 and 8 in addition to the 2, 5 and 10 from Year 2. 

The better the children know these, the more comfortable they are with the calculating they need to do in Maths.  Keep practising!

 

Things to remember:

  • We recommend that children read for a minimum of 20 minutes every day.
  • Planners should be signed by an adult and in school every day. 
  • PE days are Mondays and Fridays – please bring in the full kit on a Monday and take it home on a Friday so we can be flexible when we need to be.
  • Reading books are changed every day as required.

 

Dates: 

Thursday 13th  - June - School photographer in to take class photographs

Saturday 15th  June - Summer Fair

Monday 17th  June - Healthy Living Week

Monday 24th  June - Last week for after school clubs except for clubs that run on a Monday, they will finish on Monday 8th  July

Thursday 4th July - (am) Sports Day at Chiswick School

Tuesday 23rd  July - Last day of term 1.30pm finish   

 

Useful websites:

https://www.purplemash.com/sch/williamhogarth

https://www.mymaths.co.uk/

https://www.doodlemaths.com/

https://www.doodleenglish.com/

https://www.cosmickids.com/mindfulness-meditation-videos-kids/

https://www.bbc.com/bitesize/levels/zbr9wmn

https://www.theschoolrun.com/

https://relatedwords.org/

 

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