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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:
gym                     myth
symbol                Egypt
pyramid              oxygen
mystery              symmetry                     
Children will get a paper copy of these spellings on Monday 11th November 2019.
They will be tested in class on Friday 15th November 2019.
Autumn 2019 Calendar
Monday 2nd and Tuesday 3rd September: Non-pupil days
Wednesday 4th September: First day of school
Tuesday 24th September: Getting to know you meeting
Tuesday 1st October: Individual and family photos (Tempest)
Friday 11th October: PTA Wine and Wisdom evening
Friday 18th October: Last day of term
Monday 21st - Friday 25th October: Half Term
Friday 1st November: Non-pupil day
Monday 4th November: Open afternoon
Monday 11th and Tuesday 12th November: Parents' evening
Friday 6th December: PTA Christmas Fair 
Monday 16th December: PTA Junior Disco
Friday 20th December: Last day of autumn term

In the autumn term, we will be learning about the following topics:

  • Science – Light and Darkness & Animals including Humans
  • Art and DT – Linked to our history topic
  • ICT - Word Processing and Programming
  • PHSE – Jigsaw
  • History – The Stone Age and Iron Age (Term 1) – The Romans (Term 2)
  • Music – Singing, Praising and Composing – Let Your Spirts Fly.
  • French - Taught by Mrs Burton
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!