Home Page

Year 3

Welcome to Year 3


The year 3 team for 2018/19 consists of Mrs Coates and Mrs Spence (3G), Mrs Farmer and Mrs Coates (3H), along with our teaching assistants Mrs Holder (3G) and Mrs Grimstead (3H).



Year 3 topic


Our topic in year 3 this term is Invaders and Settlers. The children will be learning about the Anglo Saxon and Viking invasions in Britain and the significant events from this period of time. The children will find out about the Anglo-Saxon kings who ruled during the 'Viking Age' and examine their influence and significance in British history. In addition to this, they will learn about the Anglo-Saxon justice system and compare and contrast crimes, punishments and laws with their modern day equivalents. The children will also have the opportunity to learn about different aspects of everyday Viking life. 

Mastering maths (Feb 2019)


Here the year 3 children are using resources to solve mathematical problems in a variety of ways. The children are deepening their understanding of number by reasoning and explaining why their answer is correct.

Science- food groups (Jan 2019)


Year 3 have learnt all about different food groups and the importance of eating a balanced diet.

Friends of Milby - craft afternoon (Dec 2018)


Friends of Milby, arranged a craft afternoon where the children got to decorate baubles and decorations for their Christmas trees. Everyone had a lot of fun!

D&T project ancient Egypt- canopic jars (Nov 2018)


As part of our topic on Ancient Egypt, the children have made Canopic jars from clay. Canopic jars were used to put the organs in from the mummified body. The children loved learning about mummification and did a brilliant job decorating their Canopic jars with metallic paints.

Autumn poetry- autumn walk (Nov 2018)


The children went on an autumn walk around the school grounds to help create a word bank to support them in writing autumn poetry.

Year 3 summer term curriculum newsletter

Year 3 spring term curriculum newsletter

Year 3 autumn term curriculum newsletter

Writing key objectives (Year 3)

Maths key objectives (Year 3)

Year 3 and 4 spellings list - based on the National Curriculum

Long term plan (2018-2019)