Welcome to Year 3. Our teacher is Miss Pritchard. Mrs Farrow and Miss Green are our teaching assistants in Year 3.

Welcome to Year 3. Our teacher is Miss Pritchard and our teaching assistants are Mrs Farrow and Miss Green. Mrs Birkitt and Miss Stocks will also be working with small groups.

During English in Term One, we shall be writing character descriptions and playscripts based on ‘The Wind in the Willows’. We will then be writing letters/instructions based on the River Trent and to end the term we will look at poetry.

During Maths, our topics will be place value, place value and mental calculation, perimeter, written addition and written subtraction. We shall be focusing on reasoning skills and how to tackle problem solving throughout all topics.

Our Topic this term is ‘Flow’. We shall be learning all about rivers and their characteristics. Can you name any famous rivers throughout the world and locate them on a map?

Our Science topic is ‘Plants’. We shall be looking at the structure of plants and learning about how they grow.

On a Monday morning, during Miss Pritchard’s PPA, Mrs Anderson will teach RE, Music and PSHE.

Year Three have lots of additional activities. These are the days that your child will need to bring an extra kit.

Monday – Swimming (swimming costume/shorts, towel and hat)

Tuesday - Forest School (wellies/trainers, trousers, top/jumper, waterproof)

Thursday – PE (black or blue shorts, plain white t-shirt and trainers/plimsolls)

Information and reminders

  • Swimming on Monday
  • Forest School on Tuesday
  • PE on Thursday
  • Spellings are given out at the start of the term and there will be weekly tests.
  • Home learning is sent out at the beginning of term and can be brought in at any point throughout the term. We would like a minimum of one piece per term.
  • Children need to regularly practice their multiplication tables. By the end of Year 3 they should know: 2s, 3s, 4s, 5s, 8s and 10s. Multiplication tables test will take place on a Friday.
We do lots of activities that are very fun.
Keegan
"I really enjoy the different topics this year, especially learning about predators. Tigers are my favourite."
Bradley Crooks

Information and reminders

Information and Reminders

  • On Monday we go swimming at West Lindsey Leisure Centre.
  • PE kit needs to be in school every day (swimming kit on a Monday). PE kit needs to be a plain white t-shirt, navy or black shorts and plimsoles/trainers. Tracksuit bottoms may be worn outside in the winter.
  • We have PE on Tuesday with Mr Frary.
  • Spellings are given out at the start of the term and there will be weekly tests on a Monday.
  • Home learning is sent out at the beginning of term and can be brought in at any point throughout the term. We would like a minimum of one piece per term.
  • Children need to regularly practice their multiplication tables. By the end of Year 3 they should know: 2s, 3s, 4s, 5s, 8s and 10s. Multiplication tables test will take place on a Monday.

Monday 6th November 2017 Year 3 Tesco ‘Farm to Fork’ Trip Today we walked to Tesco and met some lovely people called Tom, Will, Lyndsey and Jeff. They showed us around the store and even let us touch the fish. We got to try some fruit and they gave us a goody bag to take home.

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Year 3 Spelling term 1 [ WORD, 19.4 KB ]
Year 3 Maths Over view [ WORD, 17.73 KB ]
Home Learning term 1 [ PDF, 478.74 KB ]
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