Year 3 2023 - 2024

Mr Caldwell

Mrs Evans

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Year 3 Weekly Roundup – 17th May 2024

Here is a summary of the learning this week:

  • Maths – Year 3 have been finding unit and non-unit fractions of amounts. For homework, children will be practising finding unit fractions of amounts.  
  • English – the class have started writing their own adventure story based on the book ‘Journey’.  
  • PSHE – this week the children looked at what makes them fantastic.  
  • Science – the children have learnt about different methods of seed dispersal.   
  • History – this week, the children looked at the Iron Age and hillforts. Particularly, Cheshire hillforts.
  • Reading – we continued our new class novel – ‘The Wild Robot’ by Peter Brown.
  • Art – the clay arrived in time and the children moulded their birds, ready to be constructed next week.
  • PE – the children have been practising for sports day.
  • Music – the children danced the salsa (with Spotty Dotty) and learnt the words to the ‘Latin Dance’ song.
  • French – the children learnt the French words for different fruits.

Reminders for the week beginning 20/05

  • Monday – PE on the field. PE Kit needed
  • Tuesday –
  • Wednesday – homework in / Year 3 swimming – swimming kit needed
  • Thursday – celebration assembly
  • Friday – school trip to Llandudno.


  • Maths worksheet – Finding unit fractions (taught this week)
  • Times Table Rockstars – 15 games / 3-times-table
  • Spelling activity

Next week’s trip – reminders:

  • Normal school clothes.
  • Trainers can be worn instead of normal school shoes.
  • Packed lunch, snack and drink/water bottle.
  • Rucksacks/backpacks rather than carrier bags.
  • The weather looks undecided – a lightweight cagoule might be needed in case of rain (and for down in the mine).

Have a great weekend,

Mr Caldwell

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