Yew Tree Primary School

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Year Three

Welcome to Year 3


The year 3 team are excited to welcome you to the Yew Tree family and we are really looking forward to working with you and your child this year. We have lots of exciting learning opportunities planned. The staff that will be supporting your child in their learning journey this year are:
              3A – Ms. Walker
              3B - Ms. Thompson
              3C - Ms. Feist
Support and Cover Staff: 
Ms. Hayes, Ms. Lappage, Ms. Sutton, Ms.Kaur, Ms. Tonks and Ms Melia.
PE Days:
Each class will be having 2 PE sessions each week:
              3A – Monday and Friday
              3B – Monday and Friday
              3C – Thursday and Friday
PE kits will need to be in all week and the PE dress policy can be found on the school website.
Each class will be having a music session with Mr Shepard on Tuesday mornings. The children will be learning to play the recorder. Recorders can be taken home for the children to practice however they must be returned every Tuesday for their music session.
Contact Information
You can find the school's contact details here.
We use Class Dojo to communicate relevant information. If you do not yet have access to this, please speak to your child's class teacher.
Our Current Topic
Our topics for Autumn 1 will be “Rocks, Relics and Rumbles” and “ Ammonite”
You will find the Home Learning Project planner and Overview for this topic under the section below. Head over to our School twitter page where you will find exciting pictures and videos of our learning. Click here to find out more.

Autumn 1

Rocks, Relics and Rumbles
This project teaches children about the features and characteristics of Earth's layers, including a detailed exploration of volcanic, tectonic and seismic activity.


Knowledge organiser - Rocks, Relics and Rumbles

This project teaches children about artistic techniques used in sketching, printmaking and sculpture.


Knowledge organiser - Ammonite

Useful Links/Information


Common Exception Words
To support your child with their reading and writing it is important they spend some time each week learning the Year 3 Common Exception words.