Class 3

Class 3 is a mixed Year 3 and Year 4 group with 34 children. The class is taught by Sam Watts and teaching assistants Lesley Connell, Jo Cocking and Jane Carne. Mrs Connell and Mrs Cocking work in Class 3 every morning and Mrs Carne joins us on Wednesday and Friday afternoons. Mrs Lane will also be covering for Mr Watts’ PPA on a Wednesday afternoon. 

If you ever need to get in touch, please do not hesitate to contact , or ask to speak to Mr Watts via the school reception on 01579 350576.

  • The PE day is currently a Friday. We ask that all children come into school in their PE kit.


The homework set for Class 3 children is as follows:

  • Accelerated Reader/Reading for between 30minutes and 1 hour each day. Please find more information below. 
  • We also ask that your child spends at least 30minutes a week practicing their times tables or their numberbonds. They can do that through Numbots, Times Table Rockstar, or other written methods.
  • Spellings are tested each Monday and a week is given to learn them. Please see below the spellings for Wednesday 6th July 2022:
Pink Purple Yellow




collide double it’s
explode touch I’ll
corrode trouble she’ll
conclude country he’ll
extend rough they’ll
comprehend ache could’ve
evade anchor should’ve
intrude  school wouldn’t
intend choir shouldn’t

Here are some spelling learning techniques that you may choose to use to help you practice: Link here

It is expected that your child is to read for at least 30minutes to 1 hour per day. Accelerated reader quizzes can be accessed at home. Please click on the link below and then enter in your user name and password.

If your child has forgotten login details: The username is the 1st letter of your child’s first name and the first 4 letters of their second name. Regarding their password, if they have forgotten that, please do email me so that I can confirm.

Run out of books?

If you are getting to the stage where your child has run out of books. Below, please find links to several E-book libraries: 

Alternatively, there are nearly 500 articles under the ‘Accelerated Reader Articles’ button that your child could choose to read and then take a quiz on.

Note: Once on the Accelerated Reader Articles section, ATOS BL stands for the child’s accelerated reader book level. Please try to ensure that children read articles that are within their school reading levels.

If it ever gets to the stage where E-books or online articles are not enough, please send across an email and we can arrange leaving some physical books for you to collect.

 Can I use books from home?

If you are downloading books and want to know if they are on Accelerated Reader, you can search for them using this link:





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