Year 3 2019-20
Class Teacher: Niamh McAnulty
Class Teacher: Orla Hogan
Teaching Assistants: Blenda Zotha, Michelle McKeon, Robyn Stringer and Karina Cuadros
PE - Oak Class and Hawthorn Class have PE on Wednesdays (inside) and Fridays (outside). Please make sure that your child has the appropriate change of clothes for these lessons; this should include a change of t-shirt, running shoes, a pair of socks and trousers/ shorts appropriate to the weather.
Take a look at the curriculum map for the year in Year 3.
If you would like more information about the learning in Year 3, please contact Bea or Sophie and we will be happy to share more detail with you.
Year 3 Homework Activity Ideas
Here are some ideas of activities that you might like to do at home to support your learning at school. You can choose to bring them in or not as you like, but although they may be celebrated and shared within the class they will not be marked. Should you need any resources that you don’t have at home, please ask. We would be delighted to help out if we can.
Write a story.
Write a poem.
Make a poster about a Phoenix or Leprechaun.
Make a presentation about your favourite author/ topic from school/ science or anything you like.
Write/draw a character description from a book you have enjoyed.
Write a film/book review.
Write a day in the life of a medieval knight.
Find shapes in the local area and discuss their properties. Can you find a square/pentagon/hexagon/trapezium? How many sides does it have? Does it have any right angles?
Add/subtract 10, 100, 1000 from local bus numbers – 271 add/subtract 10.
Learn your 2x, 3x, 4x, 5x, 8x and 10x tables. Count in 2s, 3s, 4s, 5s, 8s and 10s. Can you find the link between 2s, 4s and 8s? Watch times tables songs on youtube. Go on Times Tables Rockstars - ask the class teacher about the login details.
Roll 3 dice and make the biggest or smallest number either by adding, subtracting multiplying or just using the place value (1s, 10s or 100s column).
Play Snakes and Ladders, Monopoly, Pop to the Shops or any other board game with a dice.
If you have any further questions, please come and speak to a member of the Year 3 Team.