Latest Year 3 News

Welcome

Welcome to Year 3 at St. Joseph’s. We have a dedicated team of adults working with the children here to provide them with a friendly, nurturing, learning environment, which will enable them to reach their full potential. The Year 3 team consists of;

Class Teachers

Mrs F. Langford Jackson
Miss C. Goodwin

Teaching Assistants

Mrs C. Salter
Mrs M. Lopeman
Mrs T. Kelleher

Mrs D. Stewart

Year 3 age related objectives

  • I can identify key features of legends
  • I understand what I am reading and can explain words in context
  • I can predict what will happen next
  • I can compare examples of work by the same author
  • I can identify the key features of letters
  • I can read plays and dialogue and compare with prose
  • I can read a range of stories including fairy stories, myths and legends and reflect on the similarities and differences
  • I can use a dictionary
  • I can retrieve information from non fiction books
  • I can identify how language and structure contribute to meaning in non fiction books
  • I can identify how language and structure contribute to meaning in instructions
  • I can identify how language and structure contribute to meaning in  persuasive writing
  • I can find books in the library using the classification system
  • I can evaluate narrative poems
  • I recognise the features of shape poems and other poems
  • I can find phrases that capture my interest and imagination in poems
  • I can dentify root words and prefixes and suffixes  in reading and spelling
  • I can understand that the spelling of some words needs to be learnt specifically, (see the word list)
  • I can use dictionaries to check the spelling and meaning of words
  • I can use the first two or three letters of a word to check spelling, meaning or both of these in a dictionary
Year 3 Long Term Plan 2017-18

Curriculum Evening

 

Curriculum Information Presentation