Year 3

Year 3 children learning how to use pipettes in science

Welcome to Year 3

Our Head of Year 3 is Mrs Harris

Mrs Harris 3DH Email

Miss Clark 3KC Email

Miss Moran 3AM  Email

Mr Webley 3JW  Email


Year 3 receive homework  in mathematics, science, spelling and english. Details are below.                       

Mathematics                           Out: Monday                     In: Thursday

Science                                    Out: Monday                     In:Thursday

Spelling                                   Out: Wednesday               In: Wednesday

Big Talk                                   Out: Thursday                   In: Friday

Comprehension/Grammar     Out: Friday                       In: Tuesday

Spelling - Spelling words will be given out on a Wednesday.

A test will be given the following Wednesday.

(A copy of the spelling words can be found here)

Reading - Children should be reading to an adult at home for at least ten minutes every day.

This should be recorded in the red reading record journal. Please ensure school reading books and reading records are always in school bags and  at school everyday.


Big Talk/Big Write

Information on The Big Talk can be found here.

This term's topics are listed here.

The Big Write takes place each Friday. More information can be found here.


3DH and 3JW have PE on Tuesday mornings.

3KC and 3AM have PE on Thursday mornings . 

Please make sure that your child has their PE kit at school on the relevant days. 


Please ensure your child has an apron, overall, or old shirt to wear on top of their school uniform during Art lessons. This should be kept at school.

Key Dates for Year 3

Educational Visits

Year 3 have exciting educational visits and workshops planned each half term.

Summer Term 2017

June 2017

Each class will be going to Walpole Park to learn about bees (cost £2). Two classes will attend on 19th June 2017 and two classes will attend on 20th June 2017.


Online Resources to Support Learning

Love Reading for Year 3 - recommended reading lists
Listen to reading online - Fantastic stories to listen to online
Letters and Sounds - resources to support how we teach synthetic phonics.
Years 3 - 5 - High frequency spelling words list
Maths practice online - click here.
Interactive maths games online - Great websites that provide fun interactive games to learn maths
Interactive maths learning online - Top Marks website
Year 3 - Telling the time
Teaching measures: length, mass and capacity
Y3 Science topics on the BBC website
Physics: Light and Shadows
ICT: Staying Safe Online