Welcome to Year 3
Dear parents and children,
The Year 3 teaching team would like to extend a warm welcome to Key stage two and your new class.
Your class teacher is Mr O'Connor and he will be supported by Mrs Celaire and Mrs Cooper. If you have any questions or problems, please do not hesitate to get in touch.
We are looking forward to working with you all this year.
Yours sincerely, the Year 3 Team
Here you can find the latest help and information.
This will comprise of one piece of maths, one piece of literacy and spellings. Maths homework will be sent out on Monday and will be due in on Thursday. English and spellings will be sent home on Friday and be due in on Tuesdays. Spellings will be tested on Wednesdays. There will be separate books for each subject. Parents, please sign your child's work after they have completed it to show you have seen their work. Reading books will be sent out weekly. Please see your child's reading record for the day their book needs to be returned to school. Could we please ask you to sign the record book to say you have read with your child and make sure your child has written a comment on the book they have read. If your child has not finished reading by their allotted day, their book still needs to be returned on their day.
Your child will participate in PE on Tuesday and Friday. They will require a full indoor kit comprising of navy blue shorts, white t-shirt and black indoor pumps. They will also require a full outdoor kit comprising of navy blue tracksuit or jogger trousers, white t-shirt, navy blue sweatshirt or hooded top and sensible trainers.
Thank you for your continued support with these matters.
Click on the links below for information on the new curriculum:
Gods and Mortals
This half term we are travelling back 2500 years to explore the life of the Ancient Greeks.
Our Report writing in English will focus on the Ancient Olympics as well as the famous Ancient Greek Gods of Zeus and
In Maths we are focusing on our understanding of number and place value and our 4 methods. Please practice the 2, 5, 10 and now 4 times tables with your children.
Our topic this half term is all about food!
In Science, we are learning what it means to be healthy. We will explore the food groups and develop our understanding of nutrition and a balanced diet.
In our English work, we will be following and writing instructions. This will include making some delicious (hopefully!) treats.
We will we doing some observational drawings using our sketching skills, pictures of our finished work to follow.
Please keep learning