Australia – Year 3

Mr C Restall
Mrs C Gafton
Ms G Scott
Mrs S Maynard

Welcome to Australia Class 2018 – 2019! My name is Mr Restall I will be your classroom teacher and will be joined by Mrs Gafton, Miss Scott and Ms Maynard. Hope that you enjoyed a lovely summer break and your children are ready for the exciting learning opportunities that we have planned.


Summer Term Topic

Year 3 WWII Topic – Summer Term

Class List

Ashlee, Mollie, Djamel, Louis, Rosie, Ellie, Ethan, Callum, Jacob, Finley, Isabella, Oliver, Lola, Maggie-Mae, Tyler, Jade, Lewis, Carson, Brodey-Scott, Edie, Alessia, Jack, Nirzari, Shiam, Rohan, Jazmin, Oliver Evie, Lola, Tommy & Devin.


Your child will be given a reading book and a record to bring home. They will get the opportunity to change their reading book on a daily basis. Please listen to your child read as often as possible and record any comments in the reading record.


Homework is set every half term in the form of a ‘homework Bingo, grid tailored to the needs of children in Lower Key Stage Two. Please try and complete as many of the challenges during term time and ensure your return your book so we can share all your hard work with the class and award lots of house points and Dojo points.

Year 3 Stone Age Sheet


P.E. will be on a Monday (indoors/ outdoor) and Tuesday (outdoors). Please ensure that your child has the correct named indoor and outdoor kit, which is to be kept in school.


Indoor Kit:

Named plimsolls

Named white t-shirt

Named black shorts

Outdoor Kit:

Named black jumper

Named black tracksuit bottoms

Named black trainers.


The children will be swimming every Monday during summer 1st half term back. Your child will need: Swimming costume (no bikinis), Towel, Hat (if hair is long, girls and boys), flip flops (or other shoes) to walk to the pool and a plastic bag to store wet clothing.


Your child will need a healthy snack to have during morning break – any pots must have names on if you wish them to be kept.

Your child will continue to need a named water bottle that will be kept in the classroom and refilled daily.


If you have any questions or queries please do not hesitate to speak with myself at the end of the school day.


Additional Information

We will be doing lots of creative and messy learning this year and it would be helpful if your child could bring in a named old t-shirt or shirt that could be worn over their uniform during messy art lessons.


Please keep checking our class page for updated and photographs of our learning throughout the academic year.