Year 3 – Ireland, USA & Wales


Class Teachers

Mrs Bee, Mrs & Miss Rylatt

Support Staff

Mr Clarke, Ms Marshall, Mrs Roguz and Miss Ridley

Morning Session

8:55am - 12:20pm

Afternoon Session

1:20pm - 3:30pm



Welcome to Year Three

Information for Classes Ireland, USA and Wales

This is our Year Three blog to let you know all that we have planned for the year.  You can link to and read details of all forthcoming events and upcoming activities opposite as well as follow  us on Twitter.

In Year Three, we have an exciting and challenging curriculum, which encourages us to become independent learners. In our classroom, we have a positive learning environment, which helps us to achieve and exceed our potential. Mrs Bee, Mrs McCarthy and Mrs Pearce are sure Year 3 will be an exciting year for all of us in Year Three, as we have many interesting and engaging topics to learn about. 

Summer Term

As things are at the moment we will be using Purple Mash, Times Tables Rock Stars and email to keep you all up to date with our plans for this term.

The topics we were planning to teach are:

DT – Bread around the world

RE – inspirational people and prayer

Geography – exploring the UK

Science – Plants and Humans

Computing – Touch typing

Maths – Fractions, Time, Properties of shape, Mass and Capacity

Spring Term

Our topic for this term is Walk Like Egyptian.  Miss Rylatt will be joining our team this term, as Mrs McCarthy spends more time in her SENCo role.  Our working this term will involve exploring the ancient Egyptian culture, learning about mummification, gods, pharaohs and pyramid building, as well as all of our workin in other subjects.  In art art we will be learning how to paint water which will complement our geography work on the River Nile. We will be inviting parents into school at the end of term to celebrate all our hard work with a class assembly, as well as looking forward to our residential.

Autumn Term

Our topic for this term is Stones and Bones. This exciting topic will begin with a trip to Creswell Crags; we will explore the caves and learn how humans lived thousands of years ago! In English, we will be exploring many Stone Age stories, including The Croods! Our science topic is all about rocks ans soils as well as light, we will be sampling soil and finding out about the geological make up of our local environment. Our art will link closely with our topic as we look at Andy Warhol and create some Stone Age animal prints. This term will be full of fun and exciting new things we can learn together, we can’t wait to get started. 


Y3 Visit to Mount Cook!

Y3 had a brilliant time in Mount Cook. We were able to take part in lots of new and challenging experiences including rock climbing, archery tag and crate stacking. We had the opportunity to take a walk in The Peak District and look at the amazing views. This has really helped us with our Geography...
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Forge Tennis Tourament

A group of our Year 3 and 4 pupils travelled to Southwell Tennis Club today for a special Forge Trust Tennis event. There were 4 academies from the trust there. We took 3 teams each being represented by 2 girls and 2 boys. There was lots of great tennis being played. We played children from...
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World Book Day

This year’s World Book Day saw the staff dressed as a dictionary and the children dressing a a huge range of book characters including many Roald Dahl creation, the Boy In the Stripped Pyjamas and plenty of appearances from Harry Potter and friends. During the day the children took part in a quiz linked to...
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Children’s Mental Health Week

This week are supporting Children’s Mental Health Week.  Each class has received a lovable monster with a zippy mouth and big tummy ready to gobble up any worries.  Mrs McGough is looking forward to naming our “new friends” on Friday in assembly.
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