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0113 2930280

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0113 2946800

When you telephone school, 0113 2930280, the telephone is likely to be answered by Mr Barker (School Business Manager) or Ms Ashmore (Administrator). They are more than happy to deal with any queries you have and will arrange for you to speak to the relevant member of staff if required. If you require a paper copy of any information on our website please contact Mr Barker (School Business Manager) or Ms Ashmore (Administrator) in the office.

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Naburn Road
Whinmoor, Leeds, LS14 2BL
United Kingdom

0113 2930280

White Laith Primary School is situated within Whinmoor in Leeds. Children and adults work together in an atmosphere of trust, respect and belonging. We aim to treat everyone with equal dignity and worth valuing their particular characteristics. The Staff and Governors are determined to make our school a place of excellence and the children
share that desire.

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Danube - Year Three

This half term in our exciting topic we will be answering the question ‘Why are rainforests so important?’ We will learn where in the world rainforest are, the forests layers and the animals that can be found there. We will also discover why it is important to protect them. We will also welcome a representative from Leeds DEC who will talk to us about what it is like to live and work in the rainforest.

In English we will be writing descriptive pieces, instructions, reports and diary entries. We will be working hard on our reading skills and learning new grammar and punctuation. We will have a short spelling lesson every day. In maths we will be working on Place Value including numbers to a thousand, and working on addition and subtraction, multiplication and division. We will also be practicing times tables every day and key skills every week. In art we will be painting, colour mixing and sketching and painting forest animal. In PE we will learning and demonstrating new skill with Real PE. Please ensure you have your kit in school at all times so we can be flexible and take advantage of good weather.

Our PSHE topic is about Physical health and wellbeing were we will learn about keeping our bodies healthy with a balanced diet. We will also be making healthy snacks in class. Our Mind Mate topic is ‘Feeling good and being me.’

  • Please ensure your child reads every night and completes their reading diary.

  • Learning logs will be sent out on alternate Fridays to come back on Wednesday.

  • Spellings will be sent home weekly to be learnt for a weekly test on Thursdays.

Books we are reading in YEAR THREE: