St James CE Primary School

Year 3 Topic Work

Welcome to the Year 3 topic page!

Below you can see what exciting curriculum activities we have been taking part in in Summer 2018 - click a picture to enlarge it.


We celebrated the Royal Wedding.

In RE we discussed ‘don’t judge a book by it’s cover’

We took our pen for a walk. Paul Klee Art

We made animations.

Year 3 Summer Term


We looked at shadows and mirrors in science

We made potions in maths.

We sewed purses in DT.

We measured capacity

Below you can see what exciting curriculum activities we have been taking part in in Autumn 2018 - click a picture to enlarge it.


We made collages of soldiers during our Inspire Peace project.

In Science we learnt about rocks and soil and made our own edible soil, showing the different layers.

Our History topic was learning about the Stone Age. We made cave paintings and thought about how we could survive in the Stone Age.

As a group we made Advent candles to show he different meanings of the candles.

Year 3 Autumn Term 2018


In maths we have been using different strategies to support our multiplication and division skills.

In Science we explored the properties and types of rocks.

To learn about the rule of law within British values, We played Christmas snakes and ladders. We discussed how we must follow the rules to make it fair. .

We acted in role as WW1 soldiers during their time in the trenches, as part of our Inspire Peace project. .