St Francis Xavier Catholic Primary School

Welcome to Year 3

Teacher: Miss Thiede

Support Staff: Mrs Quigley & Mrs Andrews


General Information

Homework is given on a Friday to be returned to school the following Wednesday. Pupils will be given 10 spellings to learn as well as a numeracy based task focusing on the previous weeks learning. 

P.E. kits are expected to be brought into school on a Monday and taken home on Fridays. Please make sure children have correct kit (white t-shirt, black shorts and pumps/trainers. In cooler weather children will need to bring tracksuit bottoms).


Class News

Advent - The season of Advent is about to begin. There are lots of exciting activities around school in the upcoming weeks.

All the children have now been given their log in details for TT Rockstars. They should be practicing regularly at home.


This in Year 3 we are learning all about the Predator topic! The children will be learning about animals and their eating habits as well as what it takes to survive in the wild! In Science, we will be finding out about food chains and webs of different animals as well as how plants function and get their food. 


Religious Education

This term we will be beginning the Advent time. We will be focusing on this throughout our RE lessons.

This week (wc 27th November) it is the Feast of St. Francis Xavier. In Year 3 this week Mrs Quigley led a Godly play session where the children learnt all about the life of St. Francis Xavier.