☀️Friday 20th May 2022☀️
This week, Mr Griffiths lead our investigation 🕵🏼♂️🔎 in the Phiz Lab 🥼. We wanted to find out how the stem transports nutrients so we did an investigation 🔎🌷. We will observe closely over the week to see the results.
A reminder that next week we are going to the zoo!!! How exciting! 3R and 3N will visit on Tuesday and 3M and 3N will visit on Wednesday.
There is a TTRS Battle set for Year 2 - Year 6! Please log in and get practising your multiplications and divisions! ❎➗
Only four school days next week as Friday is a Teacher Training Day. Summer 1 almost done ✅.
Enjoy your weekend 😁.
☀️Friday 13th May 2022☀️
Friday 13th, unlucky for some but not 3N because they won the Walking Around School Trophy 🏆- well done 👏🏻 3N!
This week, children enjoyed their final Coding lesson with Alex. A big thank you to Alex from AVFC for teaching our children their ICT Coding Unit. Year 3 have learnt so much! A few photos and videos are below 👇.
Thank you to all the parents/carers who have paid for our trip to Twycross Zoo. We do hope that all children will be able to come 🙏.
Enjoy the sunshine 🌞 this weekend.
☀️Friday 6th May 2022☀️
For this half-term’s Project, our Exit Point will be a trip to Twycross Zoo! Children were sent home with letters this week. We really hope that all children will attend as it has been so long since we were able to enjoy 😊 a day out! The dates are as follows:
3R/3N - Tuesday 24th May 2022
3M/3N - Wednesday 25th May 2022
To keep the cost of the trip as low as possible, we have decided to split Class 3N.
Please complete the permission slip and return to school 🏫 as soon as possible. Please make your payment via ParentPay. Thank you ☺️.
Have a wonderful weekend 🥰.
🇪🇸Our Spanish 🇪🇸 Unit this half-term:
Las Verduras (The Vegetables)
🌈Friday 29th April 2022🌈
Welcome back to a brand new term in Year 3 - Summer 😎 Term! It has been lovely ☺️ seeing all of the children back in school 🏫, ready to learn.
It has been another busy week in Year 3 (as usual) and children have all worked super hard. Children enjoyed another lesson with Alex from AVFC and they are getting really good 👍🏻 at Coding now. Below ⬇️ are a couple of videos to show you just how good they are and a few photos from our penultimate lesson.
Well done 👏🏻 to 3R children who made sure they were the first class in Lower Key Stage Two to win 🏆 the Walking Around School Trophy 🏆. There is a photo above ⬆️. We can’t wait to find out which Year 3 class will be next to display the shiny ✨ trophy 🏆 in their classroom.
Have a lovely 🥰 Bank Holiday weekend!
🐣🐰Friday 8th April 2022🐰🐣
We would like to wish you all a very happy 😊 Easter 🐣 break!
Thank you to all who attended our Easter 🐣 Assemblies this week. The children all worked so hard and we are very proud 🥲 of them.
Today, we had a visit from the Easter Bunny 🐰! What a treat!
See you all in two weeks!
From all the staff in Year 3 🥰.
Eggcellent 🐣 Easter 🐣 Eggtravaganza 🐣
Tuesday 5th April 2022
Wednesday 6th April 2022
Thursday 7th April 2022
We are eggcited to see you there!
🌈Friday 1st April 2022🌈
Another week over! We can’t believe we are in the month of April already.
Children that attended the church ⛪️ visit on Wednesday were a credit to you. Children were super respectful, extremely sensible and they all represented Timberley 🌳 brilliantly! Well done 👏🏻 Year 3!
Just a reminder that our Easter 🐣 Assembly dates/times are above 👆🏻- we look 👀 forward to seeing you then!
We have added some questions below ⬇️ that you might like to ask your child, after you have listened to them read 📖 at home 🏠. Thank you.
Have a great weekend 🥰.
🌈Friday 25th March 2022🌈
We would just like to thank you 😊 for encouraging your children to learn their lines and the words for our Easter 🐣 Assembly songs and poem. We continue to practise in school 🏫 when we can and the children are working so hard to learn them!
Below👇there are a few short videos of children’s super Spanish 🇪🇸 speaking 🗣.
Just a reminder that the dates for our Easter 🐣 Assembly are above ⬆️. Thank you ☺️.
We hope you have a fantastic weekend and enjoy 😉 the beautiful weather ☀️ we have.
♥️ Friday 18th March 2022 ♥️
Comic Relief 2022 - children had a fantastic day being superheroes 🦸🏻♀️🦸🏾🦸🏼♂️! They have completed a range of Comic Relief activities and enjoyed a session in the Sports 🏈 Hall with Mr Griffiths and the Sports 🏀 Organisation Crew!
Our Easter 🐣 Assembly dates are above ⬆️ and they are also in our weekly newsletter. We have sent home 🏡 some song 🎶 words and a poem that we would like 👍🏻 children 🧒🏽 to practise. Please encourage your child to learn any lines they have been given and the words to the songs and poem. Thank you.
Below ⬇️ are some photos 📸 of our Week 3 coding lesson with Alex and our Science 🧫 Week experiment.
Have a lovely 🥰 weekend.
🌈Friday 11th March 2022🌈
It has been another busy 🐝 week in Year 3. We have confirmed the dates for our Easter 🐣 Assembly. The information ℹ️ is above 👆🏻. On the day you are invited to watch our Easter 🐣 Assembly, you can take your child home 🏠 as soon as it is finished. Thank you.
There are some photos below ⬇️ of children’s marvellous measuring in Maths 🧮 - today we were calculating perimeter 🤓. We have also added some more photos from Week 2 of our Coding 👾 with Alex from AVFC.
Children have been sent home 🏡 with log ins today so they can access free e-books 📖. This is courtesy of The National Literacy Trust! The link to access the website and an information ℹ️ guide is provided below 👇.
Happy 😃 Reading 📖 Year 3!
🌈Friday 4th March 2022🌈
Wow! What a busy first week back we have had in Year 3 - it has been fantastic 😁!
For 10 weeks, Year 3 are very lucky 🍀 to have a specialist STEM teacher 👨 from AVFC deliver our ICT Coding Unit. Children had a wonderful first lesson on Monday and we are looking forward to more lessons with Alex. There are some photos below ⬇️.
We have also enjoyed our Theme Day and World Book 📕 Day this week! Again, there are some photos below 👇.
Parent Consultation Phone Calls will be happening on:
Thursday 17th March 2022 for 3M and 3R
Thursday 24th March 2022 for 3N
If you would like a phone ☎️ call then please complete the correct form above ⬆️. Just click on your child’s class.
We hope you all have a fabulous weekend!
From all in Year 3 🥰.
Our Spanish 🇪🇸 Unit 🇪🇸 this half-term is:
La Fruta (The Fruits)
🌈Friday 18th February 2022🌈
Happy half-term to all of you! We are very proud of the children and how hard they are working.
Have a lovely 🥰 week off and we look 👀 forward to seeing you all again after the break.
Remember, our Theme Day is on Tuesday 1st March - below ⬇️ is some information ℹ️ for you.
Enjoy the break! From all the staff in Year 3 ❤️
🌈Friday 11th February 2022🌈
Another week over already! Children have worked hard this week and we are so proud 🥲 of them! Only one week to go until they can have a well deserved rest.
On Tuesday 1st March we will be having our Theme Day to kickstart our new Project, Gateways to the World ✈️ 🧑✈️. Next week, we will add some more information ℹ️ about the day.
We hope you all have a wonderful weekend 🥰.
🌈Friday 4th February 2022🌈
Children have completed ✅ some fantastic learning tasks, this week.
In Project, we explored gears ⚙️ and tried hard to follow the instructions using K’Nex. Children also made their own magnetic 🧲 board game! They did so well 👏🏻 - take a look 👀 at the photos below 👇.
We have now finished ☑️ our Maths 🧮 Unit on Money 💷. To complete ✔️ the Unit, children demonstrated their understanding by shopping 🛒! They were provided with a range of price lists and they created their own shopping lists 📝. They were then asked to ‘play shop’ and buy the items, adding and subtracting the money.
Well done 👍🏻 to all of the Year 3 children for such a super week of learning!
We hope you all have a wonderful weekend 😊.
🌈Friday 28th January 2022🌈
It’s been another busy 🐝 week in Year 3! Children continue to work hard 😓 and they have completed ✅ some great 👍🏻 learning tasks.
In Maths 🧮, we have started our new unit on Money 💷 - children have shown they are super at counting pounds (£) and pence (p). In PSHE, we discussed bullying and the different types of bullying. Children then worked with a partner to talk about different scenarios and decide whether the scenarios gave examples of teasing or bullying.
Next week, we will add some photos of children’s wonderful 🥰 work!
Have a super weekend ☺️.
🌈Friday 21st January 2022🌈
Another week over already! Children have completed ☑️ some wonderful learning this week.
In Project, we investigated how different surfaces affect the distance a toy car 🚗 will travel down a ramp. We also investigated 🕵🏼♂️ magnetic 🧲 and non-magnetic materials. Year 3 have enjoyed being scientists 👨🏽🔬 this week!
In Maths 🧮, we have started to learn about division with remainders. We used lolly sticks to make squares and triangles (groups of 4 and 3) and we could see how many lolly sticks were left (remainders).
Take a look 👀 below ⬇️ at some of our super work from this week.
Have a great 👍🏻 weekend.
🌈Friday 14th January 2022🌈
Children have had another fantastic week in school 🏫. In Maths 🧮, children have been learning to multiply and divide a 2-digit number by a 1-digit number. We have also completed ☑️ our Entry Point and Knowledge Harvest for our new Project-Material World 🌎. Children have been sent home 🏠 with this Project’s Knowledge Map 🗺, this is for your reference and a copy is below ⬇️.
Can we please 🙏 remind you that children should be wearing the correct PE kit, this is stated in our weekly newsletter so please 🙏 read it. For PE this half-term, Year 3’s focus is gymnastics 🤸♂️ and orienteering.
Keep an eye 👁 on our class page 📄 as we will add some photos 📸 of children’s super learning next week.
Have a great 👍🏻 weekend!
🌈Friday 7th January 2022🌈
Happy New Year to you all 😀! We hope you all well. It has been lovely 🥰 welcoming the Year 3 children back to school 🏫. They have settled back into the routine and are enjoying their learning.
Can we please remind you that for morning break, children should bring to school a healthy snack. This could be fruit 🍌🍎, yogurt, breakfast bars etc. We kindly ask that you do not send your child in with crisps or chocolate 🍫 bars. All children are provided with free bagels 🥯 when they come into school 🏫. Just to remind you, Year 3 have their lunch 🥗 at 11.45am.
Next week, children will take part in the Entry Point for this half-term’s Project - Material World!
Please read the Newsletter to check this week’s homework 📄.
Have a restful weekend 🥰.
Our Spanish 🇪🇸 Unit 🇪🇸 this half-term is:
Remote learning is set for children who are isolating and learning from home 🏠. This is not weekly homework 📄 for children 👦🏻🧒🏽👧🏼 who are attending school 🏫.
Should your child need to isolate as a result of a positive PCR test or there is a need for a class to stay at home 🏡 then remote learning is accessible.
If you have any queries regarding remote learning 💻 then you can contact a member of the Year 3 Team on the email 📧 address below ⬇️:
🎅🏽🎅🏽Friday 17th December 2021🎅🏽🎅🏽
In Year 3, we would like to wish you all a very Merry Christmas 🎄 and a Happy New Year 🥳.
Have a well deserved break and enjoy 😊 the holiday safely ❤️.
See you all next year…2022! 🥰
☃️⛄️Friday 10th December 2021⛄️☃️
⛄️This week, we are dedicating our update to ‘The Snowman’ ❄️. For our visual literacy unit, Year 3 enjoyed a range of learning tasks based on the 1982 classic film ‘The Snowman’ ⛄️.
On Monday, children watched the film 🎥 and designed their own snowman ⛄️. On Tuesday, children explored the theme of the story and role played the character James, thinking 💭 about how his feelings change throughout the film 🎞. On Wednesday, children planned their own story, based on ‘The Snowman’ ☃️. On Thursday, children started to write ✍️ their story. Today, most children finished ✅ their super stories!
Keep an eye 👁 on our class page 📄 because we will add more photos 📸 next week of the wonderful work your children have completed ☑️.
Have a great 👍🏻 weekend!
🎄Friday 3rd December 2021🎄
This week, Year 3 are feeling very Christmassy 🎅🏽. The class and school decorations 🎄are up and the class Elves 🧝🏽 have landed!
Children are all working super hard still and have completed ☑️ some wonderful work. Take a look 👀 below ⬇️ to see some pictures from this week.
Thank you 🙏🏼 for all of your kind donations of chocolate 🍫 today, for our school 🏫 chocolate 🍫 tombola.
Only 10 🖐🖐 more school 🏫 days of 2021 to go…and they are set to be very busy!
Have a lovely 🥰 weekend.
From all in Year 3 ❤️.
🌈Friday 26th November 2021🌈
Another busy week is over already! Year 3 have worked so hard this week and we are proud 🥲 of them all.
Some of our children represented Timberley at a dodgeball 🏀 competition. They showed honesty and respect ✊🏻 during the games and were a credit to you. They came second 🏅 overall and they received their certificates and medals 🏅 in Thursday’s assembly. Well done 👍🏻.
Next week, we will add some photographs 📸 of children’s wonderful work.
Remember to read the newsletter with all the dates for Christmas 🎅🏻 🎄 events and weekly homework 📄.
Have a lovely 🥰 weekend!
🌈Friday 19th November 2021🌈
Children have been very busy learning this week and they have completed ☑️ some fantastic work!
In Project, our volcanoes 🌋 were finally ready to erupt! Keep an eye 👁 on our class page 📄 as we will upload some photos 📸 and a short video clip 🎥 of the eruption, next week.
Today marks the end of Anti-Bullying Week and children enjoyed a session, taking part in some Children in Need activities 🥰!
Please look 👀 below 👇 at some of our work from this week.
Enjoy 😊 your weekend and we will see you on Monday 💓.
🌈Friday 12th November 2021🌈
Another week over already! Children have had another busy week in school 🏫. Please take a look 👀 at our super learning below ⬇️. More photos will be added next week.
It is set to be a busy few weeks in the run up to the Christmas 🎄 holiday so please keep checking our class page 📄 for updates and remember to read the weekly newsletter.
Paper homework has been sent home 🏠 today and we have also resent children’s email 📧 log in details. Online learning is accessible through BGfL and you can find this by logging in, should you need to learn from home 🏡.
We wish you all a restful weekend 🥰.
🌈Friday 5th November 2021🌈
Welcome back to everyone! It has been lovely ☺️ to see all the children back in school after the half-term break. We hope you are all ready for what is going to be a very busy half-term! 😅
This week in school, children started their new Spanish 🇪🇸 Unit, took part in our Entry Point for our new Project ‘Active Planet’ 🌍🌋🌪and children in a Literacy and Language group started their new unit ‘Sand Wizards’ 🧙🏽 and much more.
Take a look 👀 at some photos of our week in school 🏫.
Paper homework 📄 this week is adding two 3-digit numbers (crossing 10 or 100) and a comprehension task, either a Sunflowers 🌻 reading task or a Rosa Parks 🧑🏾⚕️ reading task.
If you are attending a fireworks display this weekend enjoy 😊 but please be safe!
🇪🇸Our Spanish Unit 🇪🇸 this half-term is:
🌈Friday 22nd October 2021🌈
WOW 🤩! We can’t believe it’s the end of the first half-term already. Year 3 children have all been amazing 🥰 and a credit to you. They have worked super hard and settled into KS2 so well. We are all so very proud 🥲 of them.
There is a TTRS 👨🏾🎤🧑🏻🎤👩🏽🎤 battle set - may the best Year 3 class win 🥇! The winning 🏆 class will be rewarded next half-term.
Please look 👀 below ⬇️ at some of our wonderful work and see 👁 some of the activities we participated in for Black History Month.
We wish you all a very safe and happy break and Happy Halloween 👻 🎃!
Thank you 😊 for your continued support.
🌟Miss Russell, Mrs Newton, Miss Merriman, Mrs Exton, Miss Grand and Miss Williams🌟
🌈Friday 15th October 2021🌈
Year 3 have had another fantastic 💗 week in school 🏫. They have all worked super hard and we are very proud of them!
Today, children brought home 🏠 a book 📕. This is a gift 🎁 from Magic 🪄 Breakfast and Marcus Rashford ⚽️. We hope the children enjoy 😊 reading the book 📖.
Paper 📝 homework 📄 has been sent home 🏡. Please return by next Friday. Thank you.
Please take a look 👀 at the photos of this week’s learning below👇. There are also some Spanish 🇪🇸 songs posted on our class page 📄 to help consolidate our learning so far!
Have a lovely 🥰 weekend!
🌈Friday 8th October 2021🌈
We are really pleased with all of the Year 3 children and how hard they have worked this week 🥰.
Children have enjoyed our learning this week and have shown how resilient they are, especially in Maths 🧮 lessons!
This week’s paper 📝 homework 📄 is a reading comprehension task and an addition and subtraction task. As always, there is a Purple Mash 2do and we encourage 10 minutes of reading 📖 a day. Remember, 2 Dojo Points are awarded to the children who complete ☑️ the homework 📄 set!
Have a look 👀 below ⬇️ at some photos 📸 of our learning.
This Sunday is World Mental Health Day, try to do something that makes your mind 🧠 happy 😃.
Enjoy 😉 your weekend 🥰.
💗 From all in Year 3 💗
🌈Friday 1st October 2021🌈
This week in Year 3️⃣, children have completed ✅ some wonderful work!
Children in a Literacy and Language group, have completed ☑️ their fantasy story set in space 🚀 🌏 and they have written some super stories! In Maths, children have moved on to the White Rose Addition and Subtraction unit of work.
In Project 🎨, children used pointillism to recreate Van Gogh’s Sunflowers 🌻 and they made their own colour wheels!
In Spanish 🇪🇸, children learnt to ask ‘What is your name?’ and answer the question 🙋 ‘My name is…’ 🇪🇸
This week’s homework 📄:
Miss Russell’s and Miss Merriman’s Literacy group - Verb Tenses 2 and a Maths 🧮 task.
Mrs Newton’s Literacy Group - Capital Letters for Names and a Maths 🧮 task.
There is also a spelling task set on Purple Mash and please encourage your child to read 📖 for at least 10 minutes a day.
Have a lovely 🥰 weekend!
🌈Friday 24th September 2021🌈
Well done ✅ to all of the Year 3 children 🧒🏽👦🏻👧🏼 for another fantastic 🥰 week!
This week, we have set a Place Value 2do learning task on Purple Mash 💻. We have also sent home 🏡 paper 📝 homework:
Miss Russell’s and Miss Merriman’s Literacy group have a verb tenses task and an end of unit (Place Value) task.
Mrs Newton’s Literacy group have a capital letters and full stops task and an end of unit (Place Value) task.
We also encourage at least 10 minutes of reading 📖 each day.
Please complete the homework 📄 set by next Friday! 2 Dojo Points are awarded to children who complete their homework ☑️.
Have a lovely ☺️ weekend.
🌈Friday 17th September 2021🌈
Wow 🤩! Another week is over already! Children have had a wonderful week in school 🏫 and they have all been working so hard 😊.
Year 3 homework 💻 this week is 10 minutes reading 📖 a day and there are Purple Mash tasks set: a Place Value task and a Spelling/Phonics task so please log on and complete the learning set. These tasks support the learning in school 🏫. From next week, we will be sending home 🏠 a paper 📝 based homework task. This will be either literacy 📚 or maths 🧮 based and we will alternate each week.
Today, children enjoyed a special science 🧪 assembly. We will upload photos of this next week so please keep an eye 👁 out!
PE 🤸♀️ is on Mondays so please make sure children attend school 🏫 in their PE kit, hair is tied back and earrings are out. Thank you 😊.
Finally, please can we remind you that children should not bring anything extra into school 🏫, this includes toys/bears. Thank you 😊.
Have a lovely 🥰 weekend.
🌟 Year 3 Team 🌟
🇪🇸 Our Spanish Unit 🇪🇸 this half-term is:
Yo Aprendo Español
(I’m learning Spanish)
🌈Friday 10th September 2021🌈
We would just like to say how proud we are of all of the children in Year 3 🥰. Most children have settled well into their new classes and they have enjoyed their learning this week.
We have completed our first week of Maths 🧮 lessons and children are enjoying our Place Value unit; working with hundreds, tens and ones.
Children are in groups for their English lessons and are either in a Literacy and Language group or a Phonics group - this is to make sure children are receiving the right level of learning. 👍🏻
Our Entry Point for our new Project took place this afternoon - we will add photos of our exciting 😀 first week of learning 🔜 so please keep checking our page 📄.
Year 3’s PE day is Monday. Children should come to school in their PE kit.
This week’s homework 📚 is daily reading and two learning tasks set on Purple Mash - a place value 2do and a spelling 2do. Children were sent home 🏠 with their log in details today.
For our Entry Point, we looked at this painting. Can you name the artist 👩🏼🎨?
🌈Friday 3rd September 2021🌈
Hi 👋🏻 Year 3,
We are really looking forward to seeing you all on Monday - we hope you are as excited 😆 as we are! Doors will be open from 8.40am, should you wish to take part in a range of educational morning activities.
Our school 🏫 day begins at 8.55am so please be on time ⏰.
Children are encouraged to bring in a healthy snack to eat at morning break. As children are now in Key Stage 2, free fruit is no longer provided so please bring your own healthy snack🍎 🍌 🍇.
Children should also bring in their own drinks bottle that is clearly labelled - no fizzy drinks or energy drinks please.
More information ℹ️ will follow about our PE day and learning for this half-term so keep an eye 👁 on our class page.
Please look 👀 below to find out a little bit more about your first day in Year 3️⃣✏️.
Have a lovely ☺️ weekend and we look forward to seeing you all on Monday morning 🥰.
🌟 Miss Russell, Mrs Newton, Miss Merriman, Mrs Exton, Miss Grand and Miss Williams 🌟
Don’t forget to check out the transition videos, on the school 🏫 website! 😊