Year 3

15Nov2019

Spellings were given out today (Friday) for a test on Friday 22nd November: seen/scene, weather/whether, who’s/whose, century. Times tables this week are the 8 times tables. Homework was given out yesterday (Thursday) – workout 7 in both English and Maths books.

15Nov2019

Spellings were given out today (Friday) for a test on Friday 15th November. piece/peace, plain/plane, rain/rein/reign, centre, certain. Homework was given out yesterday (Thursday) – workout 6 in both English and Maths. Please return on Monday.  There is space available in Homework Club for children

6Nov2019

Year 3 had an exciting launch to their “Food and Our Bodies” science topic when they had a visit from Warburtons.  During the session, the class explored: Healthy eating – the Eat Well Guide and its key healthy eating messages; Getting ready to cook – hygiene and safety; Took part in a hand

18Oct2019

Year 3 spellings for test on Friday 1st November: fair/fare, great/grate, groan/grown, busy, business. These words are homophones so it is useful to put them into a sentence to help children understand which word to use. We went to the school fair. I paid my fare when I got onto the bus. Schoo

18Oct2019

Year 3 had lots of fun learning about the stages of the rock cycle using chocolate. First, we grated chocolate to represent weathering. Then we made sedimentary rock.  The pressure from our fingers forced the sediment together into a sold rock. Next we made metamorphic rock.  The heat and pressure

6May2019

For spelling test on Friday 10th May.

Words with a short /u/ sound spelt with ‘ou’ = enough, young, touch, double, trouble, country, courage, rough, tough, cousin.

Spellings from Year 3 Statutory Spellings – potatoes, pressure, probably, quarter, question.

Year 3 statutory spelling list

Children will also be tested on the 3, 4 and 8 times table.

Homework was given out on Thursday 2nd May and is due back on Tuesday 7th May. English – page 60 & 61 (challenge 2 & 3). Maths – pages 60 & 61 (all challenges).

National Curriculum times tables expectations for each year group:

Year 1 – count in multiples of 2, 5 and 10.  Recall and use all doubles to 10 and corresponding halves.

Year 2 – recall and use multiplication and division facts for the 2, 5 and 10 multiplication tables, including recognising odd and even numbers.

Year 3 – recall and use multiplication and division facts for the 3, 4 and 8 times tables.

Year 4 – recall and use multiplication and division facts for multiplication tables up to 12 x 12.

Year 5 & 6 – revision of all times tables and division facts up to 12 x 12.

12×12-multiplication-grid

25Apr2019

For spelling test on Friday 3rd May.

Words with a short /u/ sound spelt with ‘o’ = wonder, woman, month, govern, brother, another, shovel, above, Monday, discover.

Spellings from Year 3 Statutory Spellings – minute, notice, often, perhaps, possible.

Year 3 statutory spelling list

Children will also be tested on the 3, 4 and 8 times table.

Homework was given out on Thursday 25th April and is due back on Monday 29th April. English – page 60 (challenge 1). Maths – pages 54 & 55 (all challenges).

National Curriculum times tables expectations for each year group:

Year 1 – count in multiples of 2, 5 and 10.  Recall and use all doubles to 10 and corresponding halves.

Year 2 – recall and use multiplication and division facts for the 2, 5 and 10 multiplication tables, including recognising odd and even numbers.

Year 3 – recall and use multiplication and division facts for the 3, 4 and 8 times tables.

Year 4 – recall and use multiplication and division facts for multiplication tables up to 12 x 12.

Year 5 & 6 – revision of all times tables and division facts up to 12 x 12.

12×12-multiplication-grid

4Apr2019

In the run up to our Easter break, Year 3 have enjoyed Easter themed crafts this week.

22Mar2019

Words with a sh sound spelt with ch:
chef, chalet, machine, brochure, crochet, ricochet
Spellings from Year 3 Statutory Spellings – grammar, group, guide, heard, heart, history
Year 3 statutory spelling list
Children will also be tested on the 8 times table.