Year 3

Hello year 3,

We are so happy to be able to share another year together filled with love, laughter and learning!

Class teacher: Miss Harris

Class teacher: Miss Harris

Learning Coach: Miss Williams

Learning Coach: Miss Williams


Home Learning

  • Tuesday

    Maths: Our lesson objective for today is to draw pictograms. Below you will find the worksheet and teaching slides. Video link

    Reading: Please complete Tuesday’s questions from the reading activity powerpoint found below. 

    Writing: Today we are investigating some of the words and phrases that can help us to write an interesting information text by using adjectives, commas in a list and alliteration. Please complete pages 8 and 9 from The Truth about Trolls booklet. 

    Science: Our science lesson for today can be found on Oak Academy

    In this lesson we will learn about the three types of variables in scientific investigations.


    Maths: Our lesson objective for today is to make tally charts. Please find the teaching video, PowerPoint and worksheet attached. Don’t forget to send any completed work through Seesaw.

    Writing: Our new writing unit is ‘The Truth About Trolls’ Please read pages 1-6. Then, on page 7 Read the information on trolls again. All of the words below are in bold. See if you can work out what they mean and jot down your ideas here. ★ If you are stuck, there is a list of similar words below to help you. If you are still stuck, you could ask someone else in your home to tell you, use a dictionary or the internet.

    Reading: Our New focus text is The Twits by Roald Dahl. Attached below are a copy of The Twits and this week’s reading activities. Please complete today’s questions. 

    History: This term we are moving onto our new topic of The Ancient Egyptians. Our lesson for today can be found on Oak Academy. :

    In this lesson, we will learn about the Old, Middle and New Kingdoms of Egypt and the pharaohs who ruled. 

    PE: Check out our PE twitter page or class Seesaw for today’s PE challenge.

What will we be learning this year?

Yearly overview for Year 3


Autumn 1

Autumn 2

Spring 1

Spring 2

Summer 1

Summer 2


Orion and the Dark

Stone Age Boy

Egyptian Cinderella

Alice in Wonderland

The Firework Maker’s Daughter

The Flower


Light and Shadows


Working Scientifically

Animals Including Humans

Forces and Magnets




The Stone Age

The Ancient Egyptians




The UK as part of Europe

Mountains and Rivers



Let Your Spirit Fly


The Dragon Song


Reflect, Rewind and Replay


Ball skills and Dance

Football and Gymnastics

Hockey and Teamwork

Swimming and Tennis

Netball and Cricket

Athletics and Rounders


Week Beginning 7/9/20


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Week Beginning 19/4/20




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Stone Age Roundhouse


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Deign a seasonal dish


Week Beginning 14/6/20

Design plan and make a mini greenhouse


Domestic Church

–   Homes

Judaism – Synagogue

Baptism –Promises

Advent – Visitors 

Local Church


Islam – The Mosque


Listening and sharing

Lent – Giving All

Pentecost -Energy

Reconciliation – Choices

Universal Church

Special Places


Week beginning 28/9/20

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Your child will be given spellings to complete each week. These will be based on the spelling rule we are currently learning in class as well as words from the Y3/4 statutory list. They will also bring a reading book home to read daily by themselves or with an adult at home. Reading is so important for your child’s progress! Please you’re your child’s reading diary with a brief comment.

Every Thursday, your child will be set homework via an online platform – Education City. They will have a week to complete the tasks set. Your child’s login has been sent home to you with instructions on how to access their account. This is such a fun resource for the children to access their learning from home. Enjoy!

We will also set special projects and ‘teach for ten’ presentations for your child to complete from time to time.

Education City Login Instructions

How to Log In…

STEP 1: Visit and click login
STEP 2: Enter your login details

Where Can I Find My Child’s Homework?

Home > Homework

Where Do I See My Child’s Progress? Home > Scores
How Can I Help My Child Improve? Home > Revision

‘LOCK’ ICON A lock means that the Homework is sequenced, so your child must complete content in the order set.

‘FLAG’ ICON A black and white flag on the last piece of content means your child has completed that Homework MyCity.

‘DUE’ ICON A clock means that the Homework MyCity needs completing for a certain date.

YOUR CHILD HAS ACCESS In a Homework MyCity folder, you’ll find content your child’s teacher has set for your child to complete at home.

Keep an eye out for these icons: 

MySuccess is a great way to track your child’s progress. Here, you can view Activity and Assessment scores your child has achieved so you can keep up-to-date with their learning both in the classroom and at home! 

MyRevision is fantastic for supporting your child with improving Assessment scores. If less than 100% is scored on most assessments, a personalised Revision


We will be using SeeSaw to share lovely moments and good work from both home and school. Your child will have their own log in and QR code in order to access and upload work. Please share with us any work and news you wish to. This can be accessed through an app or a web browser. 


Yr 3 Transition Booklet

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