Year 3

Our topic this half- term in 3B is “Rock of Ages.”

In Science we will explore and classify different types of rocks and soils and learn about fossils.  In History we will research where and how people lived in the Stone Age to Iron Age era. To enrich our learning, we will be visiting the Roundhouse in Hadleigh Country park.

During Art we will be developing our drawing skills, but also using chalks and pastels to create cave paintings and designing and creating stained glass windows which links to our RE, where we will learn about life as a Christian.

The next half-term, the topic is “Mighty Mountains”

In Geography we will then be looking at the features of mountains, rivers and volcanoes.

Literacy over the whole term will find us delving into the world of myths and legends and writing stories, instructions, reports and poetry.

Our Math’s work will involve us developing Math’s concepts progressively throughout the year which will provide the children with frequent opportunities to consolidate their previous learning in all aspects of the Math’s curriculum.

In French we will be learning how to use appropriate greetings, learning numbers to 30 and beginning to have a short conversation with each other.

In computing we will be learning about E-safety, Algorithms and Debugging a programme.


3B will have PE on Wednesdays and Thursdays, this term is dance and Tag rugby. Please ensure your child has their named PE kit at school.

Homework, will be given out on a Thursday and due back the following Tuesday.

Times tables tests will be every Friday and spellings tested on Thursdays.