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Year 3

Croeso i Flwyddyn 3!

Welcome to Year 3!


Welcome to our Year 3 web page at Holton Primary School. Please visit our page regularly to keep up to date with the latest news and information.


Our topic this half term is called 'Myths & Legendswhere the children will explore what is a myth? What is a legend? In this special project about the magic and mystery of Wales. The children will explore the difference between a myth and a legend, traditional tales from Wales, such as King Arthur and learn how to write their own myth and legend. They will be meeting mythical beasts, dragons and giants. They will be making maps, using coordinates and composing their own sea shanties. They will be enjoying a short story a day!

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Also, as part of our topic, the children will develop a wide range of Literacy and Maths skills. Some excellent apps available are Daily 10 and Topmarks to further help your child. 


In order to help your child develop these skills further we would encourage you to read at home with your child including a range of Fiction and Non-Fiction books. Attached below are some fun ideas to use at home to help with your child's Maths development.



This half term's homework activities are attached below. Please ensure that your child completes one of the homework activities and brings it into school on Friday 24th April. If you have any questions be please do not hesitate to come and speak to us.


Book Bags

Please ensure that your child brings their book bag into school every week as they will be changing their books every Friday. If you do not have a book bag please see the office to purchase one.


P.E Kits

P.E in Year 3 will be on a Thursday. Could you please ensure that your child has a P.E kit in school, clearly labelled and in a P.E bag. You are now able to purchase a Holton Primary School P.E bag from the office.



We will be sending home spellings with your child every Monday. Please could you help them with their spellings, we will have a spelling test every Monday morning.

Home Learning Activities

Homework activities

Maths at home activities