Hello and welcome to the Year 3 page!
In 3B there is Miss Boisseau, in 3L there is Mr Lewis and in 3W there is Mr Bawden. All three classes are supported by Miss A.
Year 3 is an important year in your child’s learning. Children should have learnt their 3, 4, 6 and 8 times tables by the end of the year. In writing, children should be should be able to write down their ideas with accuracy and with good sentence punctuation. In Year 3, we will be teaching children to develop as writers , enhancing the effectiveness of what they have written. Find out what we have been up to each term by clicking the links at the bottom of this page!
What we are learning this term
In the Summer term we will be focusing on Fair Trade as part of our ‘We are Innovators’ topic.
In English, we will be reading the texts ‘La Mariposa’ by by Francisco Jimenez ‘The Journey’ by Francesca Sanna and The Village that Vanished’ by Ann Grifalconi. The children will be focusing on narrative as well as non-fiction writing, such as newspaper reports.
In Maths, we will be focusing on time, measuring mass, capacity and temperature and shape. Throughout the term we will continue to practise our times table daily.
Take a look at our curriculum map: Here
How you can help at home
Please help your children practise their spelling homework which goes out on a Thursday.
Times tables tests are done in school every week. Please check your child’s answers and go over any mistakes with them each week.
Please read with your child 5 times a week, this can be done on Bug Club. Please record in their reading diary.
Year 3 will be off to Penhurst Place for their overnight trip on 11th June-12th June.