Year 3 – Spring 2

Welcome back to the second half of the Spring Term.

Here’s some useful information:

P.E. will continue to be on Thursday afternoons.


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

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

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


This half term our ‘Power Of Reading’ book is ‘The Iron Man’ by Ted Hughes.

All of our English work will be based around themes related to this book.

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


Our topics for this half term in Mathematics are:

Statistics (pictograms and charts).

Measurement – Length and Perimeter.

Number – Fractions.

Learning across the curriculum:

Our topic for this half term is also called ‘The Iron Man’. This topic focusses on forces (Science) and designing models and pop-up books (Design & Technology).

If you have any questions or worries about our work or class routines, please don’t be afraid to ask.


Mr Maguire