Spring 1 in Year 3

Happy New Year.

Here’s some useful information about this Half Term in Year 3:

P.E. is on Thursday afternoons.


Reading – please continue to encourage your child to read for pleasure at home.

Spellings – we will have a test each Monday morning and new spellings will be sent home each Monday afternoon.

Times Tables – children will be tested regularly on their individual times table target. Please encourage your child to practice their tables.


This half term we will be working on:

Story as a Theme – Stig of the dump.

Poems on a Theme.

Discussion – Presenting different points of view.

Reading, Grammar and Handwriting will be taught on a regular basis.


Our topics for this half term in Mathematics are:

Number: Addition and Subtraction.

Number: Multiplication and Division.

Measurement: Money.


Learning across the curriculum:

Our topic for this half term is called ‘Rock and Roll’. This topic focusses on rocks and soils, linking in with learning about life in Stone Age Britain.

If you have any questions or worries about our work or class routines, please don’t be afraid to ask. Here’s to a great 2018!


Mr Maguire