Our teacher is Mrs Traylen. Mrs Beamson is our Teaching Assistant.
This is a guide to help you with the spelling, punctuation and Grammar taught in year 3. This knowledge equips children with essential knowledge to: spell words accurately, use a wide range of punctuation with precision and use sentences with the correct grammatical structure. Use the links below to improve your understanding, and usage, of key spag skills.
For help understanding and using commas click here
For help understanding and using apostrophes click here
For help understanding and using speech marks and quotation marks click here
Grammar – Different classifications of words
For help understanding and using adjectives click here
For help understanding and using conjunctions click here
For help understanding and using prepositions click here
For help understanding and using common tricky spellings click here
Glossary of Spag terms
Some of the vocabulary used when talking about Spag can be confusing (conjunction anyone!), click here to look up a term that you don’t understand.
Below are all the words in the Year 3 National Curriculum spelling list:
Our visit to Raby Castle !
ICT Games A huge range of mathematical games that focus on supporting pupils’ understanding of different areas covered in the Key Stage 1 mathematics curriculum.
http://resources.oswego.org/games/ClassClock/clockres.html A great interactive clock to help you tell the time.
Spooky Maths Send the ghosts back to the den by finding the missing number in a simple sequence. A simple activity that assists children to understand how to count forwards and backwards in units of ten.
Higher LowerA great site for helping children to put numbers in order of size. There are two set of activities: the easiest ones on the left should be chosen for this age group.
Spin a number A counting game that can be played against the computer. Children count along a board, after having spun a number.
Rachel Rocket Help Rachel Rocket to launch into space by counting in twos. A good way of helping children to practise counting on in units of two.
Snakes and ladders The familiar game of Snakes and ladders in an interactive format. Good for practising counting up to 100.
Test the toad Children can practise simple addition and subtraction calculations, using numbers no boigger than 12.
Number Jumbler A BBC site designed for Year 2 pupils. A wide range of mathematical topics that children learn about in Year 2 are included.
A great day at Captain Cook Museum for our Pirates topic.