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Dungannon Primary School

Primary 3 NH

Welcome to Mrs Hunter's Primary Three Class!



Numeracy - September - October 2021

Mathematics & Numeracy – During Term 1 we will be studying:


· Number work within 30 and then 50 – reading, writing, sequencing and ordering.

· Counting forwards and backwards in ones and twos within 50 from different starting numbers.

· Odd and even numbers within 20.

· Addition and subtraction with/without a number line.

· Number bonds to 10.

· Money – coin recognition, different ways to make amounts within 50p for the class shop.


· Using parts of the body to estimate and measure length.

· Estimating and measuring length, weight and area using non-standard units and standard units of one metre.

· Revise o’clock and half past using analogue and digital time.

Shape &Space

· Recognising and using the mathematical names for a range of 2D shapes.

· Use 2 criteria diagrams to sort and group 2D shapes.

Handling Data

· Collecting information and recording it in a table using a Venn, Tree and Carroll Diagrams.

Mental Maths

· Working on quick recall of addition and subtraction number facts for each of the numbers up to 10.

Literacy - September - October 2021

Language & Literacy – During Term 1


· Developing active listening skills.

· Sharing as a class and in groups, ideas and experiences.

READING (At appropriately differentiated levels)

· Recognising and reading high frequency words quickly in context.

· Reading for meaning – answering questions on the text.

· Developing phrasing and fluency.

WRITING (At appropriately differentiated levels)

We will be working on correct letter formation, sizing and spacing, including writing on lines.

We will also be carrying out modelled, shared and guided work on:

· Segmenting and blending phonemes to build words.

· Writing simple sentences.

· Writing simple instructions using command verbs.

· Using time language.

World Around Us - September - October 2021

World Around Us (Topic Work) Our topic this half term is ‘Journeys and Transport’.

The children will not only be developing knowledge and skills in various areas of the curriculum.

Some of the activities we will be involved in include:

· Personal journeys

· Journeys with Coding (Junior Scratch)

· The journey of a letter

· The history of the bicycle

· Local inventors and innovators

· Early sea explorers

· The history of the first transatlantic flights


Contact Details

Dungannon Primary School,
Circular Rd,
County Tyrone,
BT71 6BE

T: 028 8772 2250


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