Holywell Primary and Nursery School

Welcome to Year 3!

Spring Term 2






Year 3 are exploring an issue which is in the news a lot, at the moment – Plastic Pollution.

We will be taking a very cross-curricular approach, learning through English, Science, DT, Enterprise and Maths.

Click below to access our topic map for parents.

Topic Letter Year 3 Spring 2 Plastic Planet


topic map Stone Age

Past Topic Maps 2017-2018

Autumn 1 Topic Map

Year 3 Topic Map Autumn 2

Spring 1 Topic Map

Year 3 Topic Map Spring 2- Final Version

Summer 2 Topic Map

News & Updates

Greek Food Tasting

Year 3 have been tasting Greek foods as part of our topic about Greece. They tasted yoghurt and honey dessert and made Greek salad ( feta cheese, olives, tomatoes, onions and mint).  There were mixed reviews on some of the ingredients that the children sampled!!!
Posted On 02 Apr 2019
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Year 3 Times Table Treasure Hunt

We took advantage of the lovely sunny weather and went for a times table treasure hunt around Forest School! Look at how much fun we had!
Posted On 25 Jun 2018
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Year 3 Healthy School week

As part of healthy schools week, we got to take part in tow workshops to learn ho to keep our bodies healthy. One workshop looked at what sorts of food we should eat to stay healthy and in the other workshop we played the famous Harry Potter game, “Quidditch.”  
Posted On 11 Jun 2018
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Year 3 Art Week- Gaudi

In Art week, we looked at the work of Spanish artist, Gaudi. Over the two days we created our on tile mosaics, researched Gaudi and designed some of our own patterns. As a year group we created a giant Lizard mosaic!  
Posted On 11 Jun 2018
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Year 3 Skipping

We have been very lucky over the past six weeks and have had two lovely ladies called Rachel and Stacey come and teach us a range of skipping skills.  Here are some pictures of us showing off our new skills and taking part in some team games!
Posted On 05 Jun 2018
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Marvellous Med Finale- Year 3

We had a grand finale to end our Marvelous Med topic. We sampled a range of food from Greece, Italy, France and Spain. Also, we made flags, drew the Eiffel Tower and did some of favourite Gaudi art!
Posted On 24 May 2018
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Year 3 Royal Wedding Celebrations

On Friday 18th May, Year 3 had a surprise waiting for them – an invitation to a Royal Wedding  Tea Party celebration. As part of the day, the children made their own wedding cakes, made wedding bouquets and designed their own wedding dresses (using toilet roll)! They even...
Posted On 18 May 2018
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3JW visit Martineau Gardens

On Thursday 3rd May , 3JW visited Martineau Gardens in Harborne to link in with our Science topic on Plants! We got to try different herbs such as chives, parsley and mint. Also, we spent time exploring the woodland areas and became plant professors, identifying different trees...
Posted On 04 May 2018
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