Projects where music is the main focus:

Heroes and Villains

NC topics: Good versus evil; Heroes; Right and wrong; Lyrics

Use our pre-planned Year 3 music project, Heroes and Villains, to teach children about the ‘goodies and baddies’ in popular culture! This fully-resourced project develops children’s knowledge of lyrics, graphic scores and how musical characteristics help convey different moods.

Subject focus: Music, English.

Also covered: Art & Design; Computing; D&T; PSHE.

Resources: A wide range of teaching resources to accompany this project are available on The Hub.
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Projects where music is also covered:

Mighty Metals

NC topics: Forces; Magnets; Robots; Materials

Use our pre-planned Year 3 science project, Mighty Metals, to teach children about the incredible properties of metals. This fully-resourced project develops children’s knowledge of metal names, where they are found, their main properties and how metals can be used in everyday life.

Subject focus: Science, English.

Also covered: Art & Design; Computing; D&T; Mathematics; Music; PE.

Resources: A wide range of teaching resources to accompany this project are available on The Hub.
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Scrumdiddlyumptious!

NC topics: Food groups; Nutrition; Fairtrade; Healthy eating; Physical changes

Help children explore the tasty world of food with our pre-planned Year 3 Science project, Scrumdiddlyumptious! Our high-quality teaching resources help children develop their knowledge of food groups, food origins, healthy eating and physical changes during cooking.

Subject focus: Science, English.

Also covered: Art & Design; Computing; Geography; History; Languages; Mathematics; Music; PE; Science..

Resources: A wide range of teaching resources to accompany this project are available on The Hub.
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Tremors

NC topics: Volcanoes; Earthquakes; Natural disasters; Ancient Rome

Use our pre-planned Year 3 geography project, Tremors, to teach children about the Earth’s geological wonders! This fully-resourced project develops children’s knowledge of rocks, volcanoes, earthquakes, tsunamis and their impact on humans and the environment.

Subject focus: Geography, English.

Also covered: Art & Design; Computing; D&T; History; Music; PE; PSHE; Science..

Resources: A wide range of teaching resources to accompany this project are available on The Hub.
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Barry Island Primary School
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