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Maple Class - Year 3

Welcome to Maple Class!

Miss James, Miss Wykes and Mrs Thompson are here to help and support you with your learning this year!

What are we learning about?

Our topic this half term is The Vikings!

We will be researching about their lives and the customs they followed!

In Literacy we will be reading a story called 'There's a Viking in my bed' and writing all about Sigurd's adventures. 

In Science, we will be learning about different forces and how magnets attracct and repel different materials. 

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·P.E - The day we do P.E can change depending on the weather, so please bring your P.E kit on a Monday and leave it in school till Friday. 

Reading at home is very important and can win you prizes! In Maple Class we ask that you read to your grown up at least 3 times a week, to yourself at home 3 times a week and to yourself in school 3 times a week. 

9 reads - 3 team points and a prize 

6 reads - 2 team points 

3 reads - 1 team point

Homework is sent out on a Friday and is due for the following Wednesday. You can choose something from our ‘Homework Menu’ to complete but sometimes there may be something different so make sure you check your homework book!

We are starting new RWI spelling books in Maple. You will be sent home a maximum of ten spellings on a Friday. Six of these will be tested on Monday so try to practice them at home. 


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Keep checking our class area on DB primary for extra rewards, fun games and extra learning activities!

Science Week

We all really enjoyed Science week. We learnt lots about Space and enjoyed going in the planetarium! Here are some pictures of us enjoying Science experiments with Mrs Rhodes!