William Shrewsbury Primary School

Year 3

Welcome to Year 3!

Teachers and Staff 

Year Three (ID 1236)

 PPA Staff- Mrs Shaw, Mrs Dagnall and Burton Albion coaching staff.

Class Emails

Teachers will access any emails at the start or at the end of the day. 

Mrs Asghar - 3r@williamshrewsbury.com

Miss Berry - 3g@williamshrewsbury.com

Mrs Peach - 3b@williamshrewsbury.com

Important Information

A typical week in year three is action packed and full of fun.

To stop your teachers feeling glum.

Take a peek at the list below.

Then we will all be ready to go.

Monday - Outdoor PE Kit.

Wednesday - 3B Indoor PE Kit

Thursday - 3R and 3G Indoor PE Kit

Friday - Spelling Test (Autumn 2 onwards)

Swimming will not take place for Year 3 this year.  

Homework

Homework will be in the form of a Family Learning Project which will be issued in the last week of each half term. Additional work may be sent home if this will support your child's learning further.

Spellings

A list of words for the half term is given out at the start of each half term. If the list has been lost, a new list can be found in the attachments below. Spellings will be tested on Fridays.

Reading

Children are expected to read at home as much as possible. Please take the time to log your child's home reading on BoomReader. 

Maths

Year 3 children are expected to rapidly recall multiplication facts for 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8 and 10 times tables by the end of the year. Please support us in doing this at home by practising these as much as possible.

Useful Links

Here are some useful links for websites to access whilst the children are learning from home.

English

Phonics Play BoomReader  Oxford Owl Lexia 

Maths

Hit The Button   TTRockstars Daily 10 IDL Maths 

Other

Education City Espresso Coding  Google Classroom 

Supporting Your Child's Learning

English

Writing to me, is simply thinking through my fingers
Y3 and Y4 Statutory Spellings

100 High Frequency Words

200 High Frequency Words

 

Reading

Reading is dreaming with your eyes open

We will be reading the following texts in Year 3: 

Autumn 1 The Twits by Roald Dahl and The Diary of The Killer Cat by Anne Fine
Autumn 2 The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe by C. S. Lewis
Spring 1 Escape From Pompeii by Christina Balit
Spring 2 Robin Hood by Adrian Mitchell and Emma Chichester Clark
Summer 1 Peter Pan by J. M. Barrie retold by Rose Impey
Summer 2 The Sheep-Pig by Dick King-Smith

Y3 Book Based Curriculum ISBN

Y3 Recommended Reads

 

Maths

The only way to learn maths is to do maths

Multiplication Grid