Queen's Platinum Jubilee Celebrations will be held on Thursday 26th May 2022. As well as the party food that the school will provide on that day, all children are to come in wearing red, white or blue, including fancy party dresses and suits, to mark this momentous occasion. Let's make this a wonderful celebration!
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Whitehall Junior School

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Year 3

Welcome Bees, Dragonflies and Ladybirds


Welcome back to the summer term! We have an exciting term ahead and are looking forward to working with you during your last term of year 3. We have lots of fun learning planned and hope that you enjoy all that lies ahead.


In English we will be reading two fantastic novels: 'The Ice Palace' and 'Planet Omar'. We will also be reading two shorter strories: 'Smash and Grab' and 'The Enchantress of the sands'. Through our English lessons, we will continue to develop our reading, writing and speaking and listening skills so that we are ready for our learning in year 4. 


In maths we will continue to devleop our knowledge and understanding across all areas of maths. This term we will be paying close attention to answering mastery level questions.


In science, we will continue our rocks and soils learning and then move on to learning about light during which we use our design and technology skills to create a torch. 


The homework we expect for you to complete each week is:

- Daily reading for 10 minutes

- Weekly mathletics activities

- Regular use of reading plus to ensure all weekly assigned school tasks are completed

-Regular use of TimesTable Rockstars

-Completion of any additonal sheets that are sent home


Don't forget there also weekend wonders you can complete with your family.

We are looking forward to working with you.


The year 3 team,

Mrs Seymour, Mrs Kelly, Miss Groves, Miss Shaw and Mx Spacey-Mageean





Curriculum Update for Governors' Day - April 2022

Year 3 Priority Targets

Ideas for learning spellings