Year 3 Visit Whitlingham Outdoor Centre

On Thursday 4th July Year 3 visited Whitlingham Outdoor Centre to try a variety of different water-sports. We had a wonderful day and here are some of our memories.

Strawberry Picking

On Friday 21st June Year 3 had a wonderful time picking strawberries to raise money for our class trip to Whitlingham. A big thank you to Place UK for providing us with these free strawberries and a big thank you to Wright’s Coaches for providing us with free transport. We are also very grateful to … Read more

Strawberry Picking Consent 2019

Whitlingham Trip Letter 2019

Karate Taster Session

On Thursday 23rd May all year groups got to experience a short Karate taster session. Here are some pictures of the fun we had.

Cricket Sessions

Years R, 1, 2 and 3 have been enjoying weekly cricket sessions with experienced cricket coach Mr Platt. We have been practicing our throwing and catching skills as well as out fielding and batting skills. Here are some pictures of the fun we have had.

Year 3 Knowledge Orgainiser Letter to parents

World Book Day – 7th March 2019

Year 3 explored the text On the Origin of the Species. We explored how animals were suited to different habitats and how they are similar and different. We then created our own animals and gave them features to match different environments.

The Night Box

Year 3 and 4 had a wonderful time exploring The Night Box during our reading cafe on Tuesday 5th February. We created our own paintings of the night sky before exploring the personification, metaphors and similes used in the text. We then used these ideas to help us write our own to describe our own … Read more

Year 3 Science Day

Year 3 had a wonderful science day exploring light and dark. We explored creating shadows and discovered how light travels and how it can be changed. We also looked at materials that reflect light before creating our own shadow puppets and putting on a performance. Here are some of the memories from our day.

Year 3

Mrs Gittins
Class Teacher

Mrs Wild
Teaching Assistant

Mrs Popey
Teaching Assistant

Letters Home


Curriculum Planning

Suggested 'Good Reads'

The Boy Who Grew Dragons- Andy Shepard

The Invisible Boy- Trudy Ludwig

The Abominables- Eva Ibbotson

The Battle of Bubble and Squeak- Philippa Pearce

King Kong- Anthony Browne

The Sheep-Pig- Dick King Smith

Fantastic Mr Fox- Roald Dahl

Cat Tales: Ice Cat- Linda Newbery

It Was a Dark and Stormy Night- Janet and Allen Ahlberg