Year 3 2017 - 2018
Gotta Catch Them All!
Welcome to Year 3
How many Pokeballs can you collect?
Trade in Pokeballs for prizes!
This half term the children will be taking part in swimming lessons at Irlam pool. Swimming lessons will take place every Wednesday unitl January 31st 2018. Please ensure that your child brings their swimming kit into school every Tuesday. Swimming hats must be worn by all pupils and can be purchased through school for £3.00 or at the pool for £5.00. If your child is unable to take part in swimming, for any reason, please let me know.
One piece of English and Maths homework will be set for your child each week and aims to consolidate learning the children have done throughout the school week. Homework will be set everyday and is to be completed for the following Wednesday.
Your child has been given a spelling journal which is to be used both at home and school. The journal is to be used at home to practise spellings for a weekly spelling test and brought into school everyday to enable children to use their journal for class spelling work. This is to ensure all spellings are kept in one place and are easily accesible for all children. Homework spellings must be learnt each week for a spelling test. New spellings will be sent home on a Wednesday and the test will will take place the following Wednesday in class. All children must practise spellings three tiems using the Look, Cover, Write, Check method and then choose one of the practise otpiotns from their spelling menu from the back of theri books.If your child needs further practise you will find additional Look, Cover, Write Check sheets in the Files to Download section below.
In Year 3 children are still expected to read at least 3 times a week at home, this reading msut be documented in your child's planner. This nis to ensure that books can be change and adults know where your child is up to in their book.
Files to Download
Year 3: News items
Help Our Hedgehogs, by Mrs Hodson
Author Visit and Book Signing - Mark Powers - Spy Toys!, by Miss Woolloff
Book Bus, by Miss Woolloff
Year 3: Blog items
World Book day - Dress up, characters and imaginary worlds, by Miss Woolloff
Conway Centres - Burwardsley, by Miss Woolloff
Stone Age - Cave Paintings, by Miss Woolloff