Year 3

Here is the ‘Meet the Teacher’ information for Year 3: Welcome to Year 3 September 2021

Please click link for information on the Multiplication Check: Multiplication Check Meeting Monday 8th November 2021

Please see the following for the end of year expectations for Year 3:

Year 3 Maths expected standard

Year 3 Maths greater depth

Year3 Reading at Expected Standard

Year3 Reading at Greater Depth

Year 3 Writing Working at Expected Standard

Year 3 Writing Working at Greater Depth



Here are the maths targets the Year 3 children are looking at completing in their ‘Maths Passports’: Maths Year 3 Targets

Useful Websites for Home Learning

Times Table Rockstars

Spelling Shed

MC Grammar Songs

Read Theory

Oxford Owl – Free ebooks


Remote Learning

Throughout the Lockdown period Year 3 looked at the story ‘Iron Man’ by Ted Hughes. Please see some of the amazing learning they have produced at home! 



To start Year 3 class were looking at Roald Dahl’s ‘Charlie and the Chocolate Factory’ as part of their topic ‘Scrumdiddlyumptious’. The class  looked at the features of recipes and instructions. In science they saw the nutritional value in different food and the benefits of each food group. They will also being looked at the life and achievements of James Lind. Click the link below to see the overview of the topic and see all areas of the curriculum covered.

Year 3 Autumn Term – Scrumdiddlyumptious

In Autumn 2 year 3 studied the topic ‘Heroes and Villains focusing on 101 Dalmatians and Fantastic Mr. Fox. The class looked at collages in their art learning and  also  looked at how to plan routes to different places in the UK using road maps. Click the link below to see the overview of the topic and see all areas of the curriculum covered.

Curriculum Web Heroes and Villains (1) Year 3 autumn 2

The first topic Year 3 will be looking at during the Spring Term is ‘Gods and Mortals’. They will be studying various Greek Myths and also looking at the properties and landscapes of modern day Greece. The children will also get the opportunity to have their very own ‘Ancient Greece Day and study the origin of the Ancient Olympics. See below for the full curriculum map. 

Curriculum Maps Year 3 Gods and Mortals Spring 1

For the second part of the Spring term the Year 3 class have been studying the way in which volcanoes and earthquakes are formed. In a geography filled unit the children study where these natural disasters occur and also look at the city of Pompei as part of their look into History. Click the link below for the full curriculum map. 

Year 3 Spring 2 Tremors

Curriculum Maps Year 3 Summer Term

For the first part of the Summer term Year 3 are going to be looking at the topic ‘Tribal Tales’. In this topic they will be reading ‘Stone Age Boy’ and carrying on their development of their creative writing skills. They will also be looking at what life was like for cavemen in the stone age and how humanity developed over time. Click the link below for the full curriculum map. 

Tribal Tales curriculum map Y3