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A huge thank you to all of the children of Year 3! What a year it has been! We have thoroughly enjoyed teaching you all in what has been a difficult but fantastic year! 

Every single one of you has made fantastic progress in all areas! You all have amazing personalities and have been shining STARS throughout! 

Both myself and Mr Gallagher wish you the best of luck as you enter Year 4! Have a great summer, filled with happiness and smiles! 


Thank you to all of the parents this year who have been brilliant, you have supported us throughout one of the most difficult academic years yet and for that we are extremely grateful! 


3 more days to have fun and make memories that will last forever! 


Mr Gallagher   Mr Stevenson

March update


It has been great to welcome everyone back to school. All of the children have settled back into school life and we are really pleased to see plenty of smiling faces each day.





Homework will now be set on Google Classroom. Similar to Remote Learning, homework activities will appear in the GC stream section. There will be links to PurpleMash and MyMaths for children to complete each week. 


Homework set: 


Friday - Thursday 


Reading Books 


A polite reminder that if reading books are misplaced or damaged there is a contribution fee of £5.00 to replace the book.

Google Classroom for Students & Parents (Google Classroom Tutorial 2020)

This getting started tutorial using Google Classroom shows students and parents how to effectively use Google Classroom.



Well done to all of the children who are isolating at home and  continuing to learn through Google Classroom. We really appreciate all of your hard work and determination to complete the work that has been set for you! 


It is so lovely to read all of your positive comments about your learning experiences at home.


We look forward to welcoming you back to school on Friday 11th December! :) 


Mr Gallagher    Mr Stevenson 

This Terms Spellings (Autumn Term 2) 


Christmas is on the way! 


We really enjoyed speaking to all of your parents! You have all settled in really well to Year 3 and should be very proud of all you have achieved so far. 


Just to clarify, 3S begin their swimming lessons this week (Thursday 19th November). 3G swimming lessons will take place in the Summer term and we will provide you with this date nearer to the time. 


We will soon be starting work on our Christmas production, which we cannot wait to share with you. Unfortunately, this year we are unable to invite you into school but we will find a way to share this with you and allow you to begin your festivities. 


If you need to contact either of us please do not hesitate to get in touch. 


Mr Gallagher   Mr Stevenson 

Anti-bullying week

October Half Term

We hope you have all settled in and are enjoying Year 3. You have all been working extremely hard this term! Stay safe, keep smiling and see you in November! :) 


There will be no Purple Mash homework set during half term. Instead, we have uploaded one piece of homework to our Google Classrooms. During your week at home please have a go at completing the task. 


Children have been shown how to access Google Classrooms when at home. However, the children may need some support doing this as we understand it is a new concept for them (and us).  


If you cannot access Google Classroom then please inform the school so we can assist you with this. 


Mr Stevenson and Mr Gallagher 




Google Classroom Task (Half Term 26/10/20)


Please write about something you have done this half term. It can be about anything! We will share these stories during our first week back after half term. 

Welcome to 3S's class page


I am very much looking forward to welcoming you all back to school on Monday. Throughout the first term in Year 3 we will be learning lots of exciting and new things including Stone Age, Bronze Age and Iron Age. We will be learning new times tables such as 3, 4 and 8 times tables and will have plenty of fun along the way!


In Year 3 you will be seeing these members of staff:

Mr Gallagher

Mr Stevenson

Mrs Crompton

Mrs Foster

Ms Prosser

Miss Kool



The timings for the school day differ depending on each year group. Mr Stevenson and Mr Gallagher will be on the yard to greet you every morning. Year 3’s timings are listed below:


Arrival time – 8:45 am - 9:00 am

Break time – 10:40 am – 11:00 am

Lunchtime – 12:30 pm – 1:20 pm

Collection time – 3:15 pm




From Monday all children will need to come to school wearing a coat. They are allowed to bring a bookbag, healthy snack (a piece of fruit/vegetable) and a water bottle. Your child must take home their water bottle at the end of the day and ensure it is cleaned overnight. Your child is only allowed to bring a bookbag into school. No large bags (rucksacks etc) will be allowed in school.




There is an expectation that your child will read for at least 20 minutes every night.

All the children have now been assessed and given a stage reading book to bring home. Please could you make sure this goes home every night and is returned to school the next morning. Books will only be changed on a Monday and Friday due to COVID restrictions.  



On Purple Mash

Every Friday the children will have a times table task to complete.



On Purple Mash

Every Friday the children will have a new chapter to read on Purple Mash and a short quiz to check their inference skills.




Every Friday, the children will be set a new spelling quiz on Purple Mash. This will consolidate the spellings we have been learning in class. The children will have a week to complete the activity. They will earn Class Dojo points for completing the activity. They should have come home with their Purple Mash log in but if they are unsure please see us to receive a new one.


The second half term in Autumn will start by revisiting the spelling rules we have covered below. 





Our outdoor PE session is on a Monday afternoon. Please can you ENSURE your child comes to school on a Monday wearing their OUTDOOR PE kit.  (blue/black jogging bottoms only please).


Our indoor PE session is on a Tuesday morning. Please can you ENSURE your child comes to school on a Tuesday wearing their OUTDOOR PE kit. (blue/black jogging bottoms only please).


Children will wear their PE kit for the full day and will be required to have it washed and dried ready for the next week.


The first PE lesson will take place on Monday 7th September.


During the Autumn term there will be no extra-curricular clubs due to the mixing of bubbles.