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Year 3 Homework

Welcome to the Year 3 Homework Page. Each week we will upload the homework, with any instructional information to this page. We are not giving set homework in the first week, but would like the children to continue to read (and get diaries signed) and log into and explore the online tool, Lexia. We have given your child a letter home about Lexia, and their log in details are stuck into their homework diaries. Lexia is an excellent reading and spelling support tool, which has a really positive impact on children's learning. It is fun, engaging and easy to access and children love watching their levels rise. 


Homework will be set every Friday in Y3, with a spelling test the following Thursday. We will formally start homework next Friday 15th September.


As always, if you have any questions please email us on


Best wishes, 


Year 3 Team

Homework 8th December 2023

For homework this week we would like the children to practise using a range conjunctions to join two clauses together. Cut and stick each clause and join appropriately with the correct conjunction in your homework books.


Many thanks,

Year 3 Team.

Homework Friday 1st December


Year three have recently started to attend our school library pod each week and are enjoying access to new texts which they are excited to share with you at home!


This week for homework we would like the children to discuss and rate their library book with you at home (verbally) ready to discuss in class the following Friday. 


Things to think about...

What the book was about?

Who would you recommend the book to?

What would you rate the book out of 5?

Is the text similar to other texts you have read?



Random Acts of Kindness heart                                                                                                      Friday 25th November 2023


As part of PSHE we have been learning about friendship and kindness. For homework this week (Friday 25/11/23) we want the children to consider how random acts of kindness can impact positively on the lives of others around them. Here are some ideas below on little things you can say or do, to positively impact others.


Feel free to send in (via Y3 email) any photos or descriptions you would like to share with the class, of a random act of kindness (under adult supervision) you have done. 


Year Three Team


                                                                                                                    Friday 17th November

Mental Maths Mayhem!     


This week’s homework is revision of a number of the Year 3 targets. There is a main activity and a challenge to stretch your learning! Please answer the questions in your homework book, using the square paper we have given, and please do not print the sheet out.


Miss Bolger's Maths class have a sheet stuck in their homework book. Please complete the one in their book and not the one below.



                              History Homework Year 3                      Friday 13th October


The Stone Age is a period of prehistoric time that spans more than 3 million years, ending with the transition to the Bronze Age around 6,000 years ago.

Our Stone Age ancestors achieved a number of major developments during the Stone Age, key inventions that helped humans survive in a harsh world.

Your homework this week is to find out about some of the main inventions from the Stone Age.


Draw a labelled diagram of the invention and describe what it does.


Here are some ideas:

Stone/ wooden clubs


Art (cave paintings)

Music (the first musical instruments)

Bows and arrows

Pigments (for body decoration)

Shelters (the first buildings)



                                            Word Classes                                           Friday 6th October


In your homework books write a list of 5 words under each of these subheadings.


1. Adjectives

2. Common nouns

3. Proper nouns

4. Verbs

5. Adverbs

6. Conjunctions

7. Prepositions (for place)


Homework is given out on a Friday and to be returned the following Wednesday.

Spellings will be given out and stuck into homework diaries. The children will be tested on the spellings the following Thursday.

Spelling Shed will have games on that cover these words too.


Each week please complete the following:

  • Your homework task.
  • 5 games on Spelling Shed.
  • Lexia target minutes per week (see target minutes when you log on).
  • Please read at least three times a week and record in your homework diary.

Homework 29.9.23

As part of National Poetry Day on Thursday 5th October, each year group will learn a poem off by heart to perform (as a class) to another year group. Please learn the poem below at home for your homework this week.

Rationale – Taking refuge in an activity. This poem acts as an instruction to slow down.






Friday 22nd September


Gemstone Research


For your homework this week we would like you to do some research on Gemstones. We have been looking at rocks in Science.

Have a look at the document below to find all the instructions needed. 

Complete your homework in your homework book.

Homework Friday 15th September


For your homework this week we would like you to revise your capital letters and full stops. In line with our sustainability policy, we will be keeping printing to a minimum. We would like children to copy these paragraphs, using pencil, into their homework books and add the full stops and capital letters where needed.

Please contact us on with any questions.

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