Year 3 Newsletter.

Year 3


This term, Year 3 will be looking at Nellie Bly as part of their RESPECT curriculum. Nellie Bly is a celebrated journalist, travel writer and equality activist. She has explored many parts of the globe and travelled around the world in 72 days. Nellie Bly actively fought for equality and women’s rights. Children on a weekly basis will take part in missions which will focus on our RESPECT values.

General information:

Spellings are given out on a Thursday each week and should be practised for 10 minutes each day. A spelling test takes place every Tuesday (J1) or Friday (J2).

Homework is given out on a Thursday and should be completed and brought back to school by the following Tuesday. In addition to Maths and English, children will be provided with a homework menu for their adventurer. This provides children with an opportunity to undertake a variety of homework challenges all related to their explorer, Nellie Bly. Last term, Children were very engaged with their homework menu and enjoyed taking part in all the different challenges.



Netball: 3.15 – 4.15 pm


Multi Skills 3.15 – 4.15 pm

 Dance/Cheer: 3.15 - 4.15 pm

Ipad: 3.15 – 4 pm


Football: 3.15 - 4.15 pm

Homework: 3.15 - 4.00 pm

Games Club: 3.15 - 4.00 pm


Drama 3.15 – 4.15 pm

Please see your child’s class teacher if you wish to put names down for a place.

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