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Dungannon Primary School

Primary 3 CM

Welcome to Miss Morton's P3 class.

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Numeracy - September - October 2020

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.

World Around Us - September - October 2020

World Around Us (Topic Work)

Our topic this half term is ‘Happy Healthy Bodies’. The children will not only be developing knowledge and skills in various area of the curriculum but will also be learning how to keep healthy.

Some of the activities we will be involved in include:

  • Learning about the five senses
  • Look after our whole body
  • Keeping clean – science experiments
  • Labelling body parts and skeleton
  • Learning action songs involving body parts (exercise)
  • Keeping a food diary at home
  • Finding out about healthy food
  • Designing a healthy lunchbox
  • Fruit and vegetable art work

Working hard in Primary 3!


Literacy - September - October 2020

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.

Contact Details

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

T: 028 8772 2250


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