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Andover Church of England Primary School

Striving for Excellence in a happy,secure and Christian environment

Year 3

Welcome to Birch Class – Year 3

Birch class will be taught by Mrs Whalley and Mrs Addison and assisted by Mrs Selwood.

Please browse our class page to view photos of our exciting learning and to find out more about how you can help your child at home. Our PE days are Wednesdays and Fridays but please leave your PE in school for the entire half term. Homework will be sent home on Fridays and is due back on Tuesdays.

Please try to read at least 4/5 times per week and note this in the diary. Children who have read 4/5 times  per week will be entered into a weekly raffle! 

During the first half of the spring term, our topic will be "Light and Dark." 





Previous curriculum maps:

Have a look at our learning journey so far...

During poetry week, we created hand movements to help us learn and recite a poem about the rainforest: 

Our trip to the Living Rainforest:

Rainforest crafts: 

We have been learning about measurement in our maths lessons. 

Using musical instruments:

During the first half of the autumn term, we have been learning about the rainforest. 


Helpful Websites:


Below are some useful websites that children can access to help practice and build on their learning. I have individually selected appropriate tasks on mymaths which children can access by logging on using their school login details. If you are unsure of these please email me and I can remind you. 

Phonics resources and games:

Maths games including Y3 favourite "Hit the Button":

Bug Club for home reading:  

Maths homework and games:

Maths and english games:

Maths games:


If you would like to know more about how you can support your child’s learning please speak to me.