Year 3

Parrot Class

Miss A Lee - Teacher
Mrs B Udy - TA

Mrs M Secci - TA

Toucan Class

Mrs Knight - Teacher
Mrs S Dorrell - HLTA


During Autumn One we will be reading our core text ‘The Iron Man’ by Ted Hughes.


What are we learning in English?

In English this term we will linking our writing to our topic. We will be creating fact files about a city in the United Kingdom. Writing newspaper reports about an earthquake and persuasive letters to encourage people to recycle just like The Iron Man.


What are we learning in Maths?

We will be learning to count on in multiples of 4, 8, 50 and 100 as well as understanding the place value of each digit in three-digit numbers to be used in calculations using the four operations. We will also be linking our learning to our Geography by creating graphs of our favourite cities and using directional language when using a compass. We hope to raise enough money from a cake sale to purchase litter pickers which can be used by our green team.


What are learning in RE?

In RE we will be learning about the importance of Baptism for Christians and the responsibilities of humans to the earth as a result of The Creation Story.


What are we learning in Science?

In science we will be learning about magnets and forces.


In Computing we will be learning to:

  • ·         Create an algorithm for an animated scene in the form of a storyboard.
  • ·         Write a program in Scratch to create the animation.
  • ·         Correct mistakes in their animation programs.


Special dates: We will be inviting parents and guardians into school Thursday 12th October at 3pm to share our learning for the term so far. We are look forward to sharing your homework projects on this date too.

Information for Parents

Here you will find extra information to help support your child in Year 3: