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Class 3


Welcome to Class 3's Page!

We are a fantastic, fun and friendly bunch of Year 3 and Year 4 children, who love learning and work extremely hard to be the very best that we can be! Our class teacher is Miss Mayo and our two terrific teaching assistants are Miss Smith and Mrs Groves.

On this page, you will be able to find out about all of the exciting things that we have been getting up to as well as being able to access useful information and dates.


Home Learning Packs, Resources and Videos

We've made it to our final week of Home Learning - Well done Class 3! Let's keep working hard this week, I'm looking forward to seeing some of your brilliant work! Remember, Thursday is World Book Day and there are lots of activities to have a go at below.

C3's Class Zoom Catch Up: Every day at 2:50 pm

Week Commencing 1st March: Week Two

Maths Worksheets: Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

Maths Challenges: Length Games Length Challenge Cards

English Resources: Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

RE Resources: Maundy Thursday PowerPoint

Topic Resources: Labelling Worksheet Roman Shield Template

Fun Activities to enjoy: 20 Fun Activity Ideas

The Happy Newspaper: Issue 1 Issue 2 Issue 3

C3's Virtual Library: Choose a Book!


All previous Home Learning Packs and Useful Links: C3 Home Learning Page


It's Assembly Time!

During Assembly time, we are going to be focussing on Lent.

Lent is the six-week period leading up to Easter. It's a very important time for Christians around the world. Some Christians will choose to give something up for Lent, for example, chocolate, whereas other Christians may choose to give up social media or watching TV in order to refocus their faith. 

This year, the Diocese of Southwell and Nottingham has produced a Lent Challenge which involves completing 24 activities over the next 40 days.

To access the challenges, click here: 24 Acts of Lent

To learn about Ash Wednesday: Ash Wednesday Talking Points

To learn more about Lent: Lent at Home


World Book Day (Thursday 4th March)

Happy World Book Day 2021! 

Below are some fun activities to have a go at today! Perhaps you could read your favourite book or share a book with a friend or family member! It would be great to see you dressing up as your favourite character over Zoom or you could bring along your favourite book to share!

C3's Virtual Library: Choose a Book!

To get creative: Design a Book or Design a Bookmark or Design a Book Cover

To choose an activity: World Book Day Ideas

To think about your favourite books: Top 5's

To play Book Bingo: Bingo

To draw your favourite characters: Selfies

To find things hidden in books: Scavenger Hunt


Home Learning Homework Heroes

Below is a slideshow of the fantastic work you have completed during school closure! You've all been working so hard on your tasks and I'm so proud of you all - keep it up! If you've been working hard and would like to show me your work, email it to me at:


Spring 2 Topic List

Shared Reading: Escape From Pompeii by Christina Balit

Topic: The Romans

Science: Rocks

RE: Why do Christians call the day Jesus died 'Good Friday'?

Spanish: Animals, Food and Drink, Emotions and Transport


Mindfulness, Mental Health and Wellbeing

Although our local area is going through another tricky time and we may be restricted on where we can go and the things we can do, below are some links to tasks you could have a go at to keep you busy! Children's Mental Health Week this year is all about Expressing Yourself! Click on the link below to find out more!


Children's Mental Health Week 2021 Activities: Express Yourself 

The Happy Newspaper: Issue 1 Issue 2 Issue 3

Getting Outdoors: Getting Outdoors

Art and Craft Activities: Mindfulness Doodling

Emotions and Mindfulness: Focus Sheets

To have a go at some Mindfulness Challenges: Challenge Cards

Mindfulness Sheets: Colouring

To listen to a calming story: The Boy, The Mole, The Fox, and The Horse

To listen to a therapeutic story: The Little Elf and the Flowers of Hope and Bravery Story


Useful Information

We have adapted our daily school timetable to incorporate distancing guidelines and government advice. C3's general timetable can be accessed here: Timetable

PE in Class 3 takes place on a Wednesday and Friday afternoon. More information about kits can be found here: Uniform and Kits

Swimming at Bramcote begins on the 24th of November. Guidance can be found here: Swimming Guidance

Class 3 have a spelling test every Thursday afternoon. We understand that some spellings can be tricky to learn so it is important to practice regularly and look out for the patterns that can help you! When children reach 150 correct spellings, they will receive an exciting treat! The Year 3/4 Statutory Spelling list can be accessed here: Spellings

In June 2021, Year 4 children will be sitting a new Times Tables test. We have daily practice in Class 3 but it is encouraged that children also practice at home. There are many fantastic websites and apps to use but we love using 'Hit the Button' in Class 3, which can be accessed here: Hit the Button 


Reading Rocks

Reading is a regular and enjoyable part of our day in Class 3 and it is fantastic to see so many children reading at home too! There is an expectation in KS2 that children are reading at least three times per week, signed by an adult at home.

All children have a Reading Bookmark in the back of their homework diaries - for every read at home (signed by a grown-up), children will receive a star. When children have collected 15 and 30 stars, they will be rewarded!

To find out who our C3 Reading Rockstars are, what we are currently reading and ways to support your child with reading at home, click here: C3 Reading Rockstars



Weekly spelling lists can be downloaded below.

To be tested 7th January (Set 13): Year 3 and Year 4


Remembrance Day, CIN and Christmas Parties

11/11/2020 - We learned all about Remembrance Day and why we commemorate it. We understood why we wear poppies and created a beautiful display!

13/11/2020 - We dressed up in our yellow and spotty outfits for Children in Need. We discussed the importance of charities and helping people who need it the most.

17/12/2020 - For our last Thursday, we held a C3 Christmas Party! We played lots of games and enjoyed some party food too!


A trip down C3's Memory Lane

By clicking on the links below, you can find archived Class 3 photos and the current year's activities! 

2020/2021 Fun

2019/2020 Fun 


 Home Learning

To access previous Home Learning Packs, resources, pictures, and a list of helpful links,    click below: 

C3 Home Learning Page