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Year 3

Welcome to the Year 3 Page

We will share important information on here about trips, in-school activities and much more. Please keep scrolling to see pictures of children's work and other classroom activities.


Teachers - Mrs Dove (Monday - Wednesday)

                   Mrs Hemsworth (Thursday -Friday)

Teaching Assistant - Mrs Cox


Key information

Please click here   to see our newsletter for Autumn 1 


Your child’s PE days will be Wednesday and Thursday. Your child should come to school ready in their PE kits and trainers on these days.



Homework will be given out on a Friday and will be due back the following Friday. Homework will either be literacy, maths or topic based. Each week your child will also be given some spellings to practice. They will be tested on these spellings every Friday. Children can also practice spellings on



Children will have a reading assessment to ensure the books they bring home are at the correct level for them. Although we will not ask you to fill in a reading record/ books, please continue to read daily with your child whenever possible – aim for 20 minutes a day.  After finishing a book, children reading books from the school library will be able take an online reading quiz, before choosing a new book. 

Quizzes can be accessed at home using this link: Accelerated Reader

Some children, who are finding aspects of the reading or phonics difficult, will continue to receive Little Wandle keep up sessions in small groups. Please click on the link below to access the parent area on the Little Wandle website with information and ideas to support your child at home. 

Little Wandle

Phonics bloom have some fun games you can play at home:

Phonics Bloom

Spellings on Edshed

Your child has a login and password for Edshed.

Each week we will assign them games to help them learn to spell both high frequency words and words related to a particular phoneme (sound). Please encourage them to play the spelling games. We are aiming to get the most points in the school! 

High Frequency Spellings

Year 1 & 2 Spellings

Year 3 & 4 Spellings


Times tables

We are working on x2 , x3, x 4, x 5, x 8 and x 10 in Year 3.

The following links may be useful.

Hit the buttonTimes tables me.ukTommy's-Trek-Times-Tables


Topic - Autumn 1

On Monday 11th September, Year 3 held a Stone Age day.

We dressed up, made and ate stewed fruit, made jewellery and drew cave paintings on the playground using natural materials.  We had a try at archery too, pretending we were hunting our dinner! 





French - In Year 3 we start to learn French! 

Here are some useful websites that will support your child's learning of French in school: