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3H Miss Holmes

Welcome to Class 3H!

On this page you will be able to find information about all the work we are doing in school, photographs of the fun we've been having, links to help with your learning and any important letters or information.


Happy New Year! I hope you all had a lovely Christmas and ready for a new term. 

This term we our topic is...

The Romans

Picture 1

Through this topic, we will be looking at where they come from, what they did and life as a Roman solider.


Roman day

Roman day 1
Roman day 2
Roman day 3
Roman day 4
Roman day 5
Roman day 6
Roman day 7
Roman day 8
Roman day 9
Roman day 10
Roman day 11



History – The Romans

Science – Forces and Magnets

Games - Swimming

P.E - Gymnastics

ICT – Basic computer skills and Coding

DT/Art – Roman Shield

Music – Music from the Romans

Languages – French

RE – What do different people believe about God and why are festivals important?

Geography - Europe

   High Five

Year 3 have been set a challenge to read as many times in the Spring term. The children will earn a special certificate depending on how many times they read.
Platinum – 150 times
Gold – 100 times
Silver – 50 times
Bronze – 25 times
Commended – 10 times
Let’s work together to encourage reading!


As well as this we are encouraging the children to take part in our book bingo, to win lots of exciting prizes. Children need to read a range of text types to create a line or a full house in order to win prizes. A copy of the bingo sheet is attached below.

Book bingo


The children will have been given a homework grid (which is attached below). They are expected to complete at least 2 pieces of homework per half term, which is 4 over the whole term. It is optional as to whether these are spread across the 2 half terms or all 4 are completed in the first term. Of course if the children are enjoying their homework we would encourage them to complete as many as they like.


Each Friday we have a spelling test. We practice the spellings daily in school and you will also recieve a copy of their spellings to help them at home. The children are also expected to practice their times tables at home.

My Maths

Each Monday My maths homework will be set. The log in's are in the front of the childrens planners and they have until the following Monday to complete this. If they don't have access to a computer there is a homework club on a Monday night and My Maths club at lunch times on a Tuesday and Thursday.

PE and Games

Our timetabled PE day is Thursday (indoor) and our games slot (Swimming) is Wednesday. Children should have black shorts, a white t shirt and plimpsoles for indoor PE and tracksuit bottoms, a white t shirt, jumper and trainers for outdoor PE. All earrings must be taken out and long hair needs to be tied up.



 - Girls will need a one piece costume, a swimming hat, a towel and a hair bobble for their hair. If the children wear earrings then they must be taken out before they are allowed to swim.

 - Boys will require swimming trunks or shorts, a swimming hat and a towel. 

A swimming hat must be worn by all children.


All equipment should be named, if possible, and kept in a named bag which will be hung on the children's pegs in the cloakroom.

We advise the swimming bag to go home every Wednesday after your child has swum.

 Verruca socks should be worn if needed but can be bought from the office.

If you have any worries or questions then please come and see me anytime.

Miss Holmes


Have you seen the Kids Zone? Play games, and visit some cool websites. You can vote for your favourites!


Please find below links to websites that will help you with our topic this term as well as Numeracy and Literacy games.