St James' Church of England Primary School

Together in faith, we are a winning team.

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Year 3 Bubble

Arrive between 8.35am - 8.55am

Home Time: 2.50pm

(unless collecting at 2.40 for those with siblings)

Please make sure children are collected promptly.

Thank you.

Spring 2

Our European Neighbours

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Our topic this half term is a geography-based topic and we will be learning more about our European neighbours.

Read the knowledge organiser below for more information.



This half-term, we will base lots of our English work on 'Cloudland' by John Burningham.

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Children will also complete spelling and grammar lessons, comprehension, handwriting and guided reading sessions during the week.



We will be sending home spellings home once a week to be learnt and practised at home for a test the following MONDAY.

Here are some spelling and reading activities that you can try at home throughout the year:



  • Read as much as you can!

We have created a class account so you can access FREE ebooks online and do lots of other useful activities.

Please go to:

Then go to 'My class login' button in the top right corner

Username: lokstjames 

Password: year3


We will be continuing to use the Power Maths books in Year 3.  This term, we will be covering statistics, measurement and fractions.

Power Maths Year 3 Pupil Practice Book 3B: (Power Maths Print)

We will also be practising our times tables.  See the links below for some fun activities you can try at home.



  • Go on TT Rockstars (on the Fun Stuff page) to practise your times tables! (Email us if you have lost your log-in details).


This half-term and next half-term, our science topic is 'Plants'.  Read the sheet below to find out more.

Science Week 2021 - For science week this year, we have been looking at food chains.

We have learnt these words - PRODUCER, CONSUMER, PREY and PREDATOR.

Here are some examples of our wonderful work ...

R.E.In R.E. we will learning more about the Easter story and the events leading up to it.

FRENCH - This half-term, we will learn use French dictionaries and continue to practise counting, days of the week and months of the year.

COMPUTINGWe will be using a stop-frame animation app to produce our own animation sequences.

P.S.H.C.E. - This half-term the SEALs theme is 'Good to Be Me'.

Our Class Prayers



For health and strength and daily food,

we thank you God,


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At the end of the day

we would like to say

Thank you God for a lovely day.

Please keep us safe 'till the morning.


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Please email us with any questions or concerns at:

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