Coppice Valley Primary School

Learners for Life

Sycamore Class Year 3

Welcome to Year 3 with Miss Newton and Mrs Chandler.

Welcome to the Sycamore Class page. 

Key Information

PE Days:

Every Wednesday and the following Fridays

Friday 12th November

Friday 26th November 

Friday 10th December 

This half-term (Autumn 2), P.E. will take place on Wednesday every week and on alternate Fridays (week 1). We return to school on the week 2 timetable. Please make sure your child comes to school in their PE kit on those days.

  • All children should wear uniform which is clearly named.
  • Please make sure that your child brings their own water bottle and a snack to school each day.
  • Please ensure your child brings a coat for outdoor play.
  • Drop-off is between 8:45-8:55 and pick-up is at 3:30 - please do not arrive before these times as gates may be locked. Please inform us if anybody different is picking your child up.


Here is our teaching timetable for autumn 2.

What we will be learning in Autumn 2

Sycamore Class Yearly Overview

Our Learning Umbrella for Autumn Term: The Anglo-Saxons and Vikings up to 1066.

Across the foundation subjects, we will work towards being able to answer key questions. Where appropriate, these questions will link to our learning umbrella of 'The Anglo-Saxons and Vikings'.

History - The Anglo-Saxons and Vikings up to 1066.

DT - Make bread and soup 

Biology - Animals, including humans

Physics  - Electricity and circuits

Geography - Rivers and the water cycle

Latin - Subject and object nouns

RE - Christianity and Humanism. What do different people believe about God?

Computing - Digital content, comic creation



Our book for this half term is Viking Boy by Tony Bradman.

SPaG and Writing

Our key words for this half term are;


group, guard, guide

heard, heart, height, history

yourself, weekend, toothbrush

Year 3 - Maths

We will be looking at addition, subtraction, multiplication and division this term.

We will be focussing on the 4x and 8x table this half term.

If you need to contact us for any reason then please email

or phone us on 01423 563760




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