Holywell Primary and Nursery School

Welcome to Year 3! Our topic for this term is Ancient Greeks. We will be stepping back in time to explore myths and monsters. 

Find out more in our Spring 1 Topic map below.

 

Spring 1 Topic Map

Past Topic Maps 2017-2018

Autumn 1 Topic Map

Year 3 Topic Map Autumn 2

News & Updates

Greek Day-Year 3!

On Thursday 1st February, Year 3 had a Greek day where the children and staff dressed up as Greeks. We had a special visitor who taught us all about different aspects of Greek life. The children behaved beautifully and were an absolute credit to our school. Please look at the...
Posted On 05 Feb 2018
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More Handwriting pens in Year 3!

Congratulations, to the next group of children in Year 3 who have achieved their pen licenses!
Posted On 29 Jan 2018
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Year 3 Science- Refelction

In Year 3, our Science topic this term is light. We have spent some time looking at different light sources and objects that reflect light. We did spent some time testing materials to see which material reflected light the best. Here are some pictures to show what we got up to. 
Posted On 29 Jan 2018
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Year 3 Greek Myths- The Minotaur!

To link with our Topic of Ancient Greece this term, we have been learning the Greek myth,  “The Minotaur” in English and Topic. We had an experience drama day to retell the myth! We have retold the myth, created our own mythical creatures in art and this week we will...
Posted On 29 Jan 2018
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Rocks and Soils

Before Christmas the children in Year 3 learnt all about rocks and soils in Science. Here are some pictures of their learning in action.
Posted On 03 Jan 2018
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French in year 3

We have made some short videos to celebrate our learning in French since September. We can also use them to help us remember and practise our French at home! You could learn, too! Le Visage Counting to 10 Basic Vocab.
Posted On 03 Jan 2018
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RE with Mrs Barnard

In Year 3, we are lucky enough to have Mrs Barnard for RE on a Tuesday. Over the last couple of lessons we have been learning about Baptism. Here are some photos to show what we got up to in these lessons!
Posted On 07 Nov 2017
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Year 3 Pen Licenses

Congratulations to the first ten children in Year 3 who have gained their pen licenses!
Posted On 07 Nov 2017
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