Welcome to Year 3 

Teacher: Miss Addison   
Teaching Assistants: Mrs Layton


Spring Half Term Objectives

Year: 3      Date: January 2022

This is intended for parents and pupils to share the learning objectives for the term. It also provides targets for the term ahead.






  • To multiply and divide 2 digits by 1 digit.
  • To multiply 2 digit by 1 digit. (with exchange)
  • To divide 100 into 2, 4, 5 and 10 equal parts.
  • To divide with remainders.
  • Adding and subtracting money
  • Converting pounds to pence.
  • Giving change.
  • To draw and interpret pictograms, bar charts and tables
My Maths target is:
To know 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 10 times table.



Text - Egyptian Cinderella



  • Plan their writing by discussing and recording ideas and rehearsing sentences orally.
  • To write using paragraphs, organising the content around a theme.
  • To write a first person narrative of a familiar story.
  • Proof-read for errors and read their own writing out loud.
  • To assess their own and others writing suggesting improvements.


  • To increase their familiarity with a wide range of books.
  • Use a dictionary to check the meaning of unfamiliar words
  • Answer and ask questions to improve the understanding of a text.


  • Develop sentence structure by using fronted adverbials, subordinate clauses and expanded noun phrases.
  • To use commas and apostrophes.    

My English target is:

Writing- I can compose and rehearse sentences orally before writing.

Reading- I can draw inference to infer characters thoughts, feelings and motives from their actions and justify using evidence from the text.

Handwriting – to form all letters correctly and continue developing joined handwriting.

Other useful information for this term:


  • Remember your reading book and planner every day.
  • Please write in your child’s planner whenever you hear them read, this does not have to be their school reading book, it can be a library book, a book your child enjoys reading, etc. Remember there are example questions to ask them about their book in the planner.
  • English Homework is set on a Tuesday and due in Friday. Maths homework is set on Friday and due in on a
  • Spellings are given out on Fridays for a test the following
  • E is on Tuesdays this half term, please tie up long hair and take out earrings or provide plasters.

Please remember to bring a drink everyday- either water or squash.


Discovery Quest Topic