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Welcome to Year 3!

Welcome to Year 3!

Our class teacher is Miss Thompson and our Teaching Assistant is Mr Bennett.

Our English lessons this year will be based on key texts linked in with other curriculum subjects. Our learning is based around key lead questions based on History, Geography and Science. The key texts and questions we will be working on are:

What do rocks tell us about the way the Earth was formed?-The street beneath our feet by Charlotte Guillain

Why are most of the world’s cities located by rivers? - The Abominables by Eva Ibbotson

Who first lived in Britain? – The Stone Age Boy by Satoshi Kitamura

What make plants grow and flourish? - The Night Gardener by Terry Fan,Eric Fan

Why were the Ancient Greeks ruled by their Gods? – Greek Myths by Marcia Williams

How far can I throw my shadow? - Orion and the Dark by Ms Emma Yarlett


We will also continue our learning from Year 2 in subjects such as Maths, MFL, PE, Art ,Music and PSHE.

This year, we have started to learn how to play a brass instrument, our teacher is called Mr Livingston.


This year:

Music will take place on a Monday afternoon.

PE will take place on a Tuesday.

Dance will take place on a Friday.

Reading book bags will be given out daily, please return these every day.



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Year 3 End of Year National Curriculum Expectations

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