Class Page

The Year 3 Page

Welcome to Year 3!
On our year group page we have important dates for your diaries, information about the Year 3 curriculum and useful websites for both parents and children. 
Mrs Baldwin and Mrs Griffiths 
Class 3AB enjoyed performing their 'The Stone, Bronze and Iron Ages' assembly to the school and their grownups.
Mrs Baldwin is really proud of all of them and hopes that you enjoyed the show if you managed to join us on Friday afternoon.
This week's spellings are:

accident                         decide

accidentally                    describe

actual                             different

address                          difficult

actually                          disappear

answer                          early

appear                           earth                

arrive                              favourite

believe                          February

bicycle                          fruit

breath                           group

build                             guard

busy                           guide

century                       grammar






These spellings will be tested on FRIDAY 14th February 2020
Spring 2019 Calendar
Monday 6th January New term starts
Tuesday 7th January 2.15pm Parent Workshop - foundation parents: Early reading, phonics and supporting your child with maths.
Tuesday 14th January Tempest: Class Photos
Friday 17th January 2.30pm Trutex uniform sale - school hall
Friday 14th February Last day of term 3
Tuesday 21st January 3.30 - 4.15pm Parent workshop - F/KS1 focus on supporting your
children with maths
Wednesday 5th Feb 3.30 - 4.15pm Parent workshop - KS2 Supporting your child with maths
Monday 10th Feb 6.00 - 7.00pm Parent workshop - Effective behaviours at Elburton

Monday 24th February New term starts

Wednesday 26th February 3.30pm PTA Second hand clothes sale
Wednesday 26th February PTA: Bags 2 School
Thursday 27th Feb 2.00 - 3.00pm Parent workshop - Phonics and Early Reading KS1 up wards
Monday 2nd March Parent Consultations
Tuesday 3rd March Parent Consultations
Thursday 5th March World Book Day - focus dress up/mufti
Tuesday 10th March 2.00 - 3.00pm Parent workshop - Supporting your child with reading at KS2
Friday 13th March Comic Relief/Sport relief
Friday 13th March PTA Pig Race
Tuesday 17th March 6.00 - 7.00pm Parent workshop - Relationships in the digital age
Friday 20th March PTA Discos
Friday 27th March Last day of term 4
Wednesday 15th April New term starts
Monday 11th May Year 5 Residential

Details for Comic Relief and World Book Day, the events and opportunities for the days/weeks will come out nearer the time. The School Council will be involved in arrangements for Comic Relief at Elburton.
Click on the MATHSFRAME Games link to access lots of fun games linked to the Year 3 maths curriculum!
New school handwriting scheme


New school handwriting scheme, please use the following link -

Elburton 'Dig For Victory' Blog

Keep up to date with progress in the Elburton 'Dig For Victory' garden by following the blog. Mr Griggs and his team are preparing to enter Plymouth in Bloom! Find other links to interesting World War Two wesbites, including the BBC Schools WWII page. This is also linked to our Helping Plants Grow unit in science.

World News For Children

This is a BBC world news for children podcast. You can either download it, or listen on-line. The average duration is 4 minutes. Keep up to date with world affairs here!

For information, activities, games and cartoons all linked to eSafety and staying safe online, click this wonderful link!
Don't forget you can access a range of different and exciting e-books by logging on to Oxford Owl or the Plymouth School's Library Service:
Meet The Year Group!