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Year 3

Good Learning Board Summer Term

Congratulations to Evangeline Sing and Belle Bruton for having their DT work displayed on the Good Learning board this half term.

Please see below for updated Forest School dates.


Thank you

A very warm welcome to the Year 3 website page. Here you will find information about our previous and current learning, topics we will be covering, photos and other important information.


Our topic for the Summer Term is The Rainforest


There are 2 classes in Year 3:

     smiley3I   -  Miss Imtiaz.

     smiley3AL - Mr Litson (Mon - Weds) and Mrs Allwright (Weds - Fri)


PPA time is covered by Mrs Dimbleby on a Tuesday afternoon.


The children and teachers are also supported by the Teaching Assistants: 

smiley Miss Bell, Mrs Ditchburn and Mr Field.

A Typical Day in Year 3

General Information:


This term, our PE days are on Tuesdays (Game-On) and Thursdays.

On these days the children will need to come into school wearing their PE kit. 


PE Kit:

- White t-shirt / school PE shirt or house shirt

- Dark shorts / dark joggers and sweatshirt

- Plimsolls / Trainers. 

- If you have your ears pierced, studs will need to be removed or covered with tape; hair longer than shoulder length must be tied back.


Please make sure all PE kit (as well as regular uniform) is labelled with your child's name. 


Due to the current circumstances, swimming lessons will not be taking place for the foreseeable future. We will notify you when there are any changes to this. Thank you for your understanding.


Forest School:     


Our Forest School session will take place every other week on a Friday. 

On the dates below children will be expected to come into school in appropriate clothing and trainers that they can get muddy. 

Our sessions for this half-term will be the following dates UPDATED:

Session 1 -  Friday 30th April 2021

Session 2 - Friday 7th May 2021

Session 3- Friday 21st May 2021



It is important that you stay hydrated throughout the day so please remember to bring in a water bottle. Break time snacks must only be fresh fruit or vegetables.




Homework is set on a weekly basis, and is designed to help children to practise and consolidate learning that happens in school. Homework is set in Homework books on a Friday and should be completed by the following Wednesday.There will be two pieces of homework set each week:                                       


  enlightenedEnglish or Topic


Please see the 'homework' folder below to find the weekly tasks set.


We expect the children to read at least three times a week. This should be recorded in their reading records and we ask parents to sign this weekly. Please ensure that your child has a current book, appropriate to their level and understanding. This could be a book from home or school.           


Please send in your child's home-school reading diary on their designated day of the week for their book to be changed. (Each child will be given a reading record which has their book changing day written on the front - Teachers and Teaching Assistants will read with the children to ensure that they are still on the correct reading band and will make the decision of when to move them on.


''There is more treasure in books than in all the pirate’s loot on Treasure Island.” 

              – Walt Disney



In Year 3, we would like all children to participate with our fun and interactive Reading Eggs programme, both at home and in school. All children should be encouraged to enjoy 35 minutes of Reading Eggs at home every week, including one reading lesson. Please feel free to extend your learning for even longer! Your teacher will be able to see all of your hard work. The children can play games, complete puzzles, read stories, write their own stories and complete reading and spelling lessons all whilst earning awards and styling their own Reading Egg character. 


You will find your login details in your purple homework book. Quick, log in now to start the fun! 


For more information follow the link below to our Reading Eggs page on our website.