Onchan School

"Learning is a journey, to be taken together, one step at a time."

Welcome to Year Three!

You can find all the latest newsletters, parent information, blog links and gallery links here.


Newsletter Autumn 1



Autumn 1 Newsletter

LKS2 Phase Newsletter Sept 2020

LKS2 Phase Newsletter 'Settling In' Sept 2020

Parent Information

Year 3 Expectations Information


wb: 14th December 2020

  • Statutory Spellings - Challenge Words
    • believe, appear, often, group, beneath, continue, arrive, women, describe, height

wb: 7th December 2020

  • 'adverbs' - exceptions to the rule
    • truly, duly, wholly, fully, daily, publicly, dryly, slyly, shyly, coyly

wb: 30th November 2020

  • 'adverbs' - when the root word ends in 'ic' or 'al'
    • basically, frantically, dramatically, magically, tragically, comically, actually, accidentally, occasionally, eventually

wb: 23rd November 2020

  • 'adverbs' - take the 'e' away and add -ly
    • gently, simply, humbly, nobly, horribly, terribly, possibly, incredibly, comfortably, probably

wb: 16th November 2020

  • 'adverbs' - change the 'y' to an 'i' and add -ly
    • happily, angrily, lazily, easily, busily, greedily, messily, wearily, cheekily, clumsily

wb: 9th November 2020

  • 'adverbs' - no change to the root word, just add -ly
    • kindly, quickly, safely, rudely, sweetly, strongly, bravely, secretly, finally, usually

Author of The Week

wb: 2nd November 2020

wb: 9th November 2020

  • Hilary Robinson (Where the Poppies now Grow)

wb: 16th November 2020

  • Danny Wallace (Hamish and the Gravity Burp)

wb: 23rd November 2020

wb: 30th November 2020

wb: 7th December 2020/14th December 2020


Cow to Cup Vitamins Wordsearch

Gallery Links

3C Owls Cow to Cup Workshop

3C Owls Summerhill Glen Trip

3C Owls Science Learning

3C Owls Greek Pottery

3C Greek Food Tasting

LKS2 Christmas Concert - Lights, Camel, Action!

Blog Links



Autumn 1 Newsletter

Autumn 2 Newsletter

Spring 1 Newsletter

Curriculum Maps

The Arctic Curriculum Map

Festivals Curriculum Map

The Tudors Curriculum Map

Parent Information


https://onchan.sch.im/gallery/albums/view/id/284/Maths%20Mastery%20in%20the%20Year%203%20Owls%20Class - Maths Mastery Learning in 3C

https://onchan.sch.im/gallery/albums/view/id/286/LKS2%20SOLE%20Afternoon - LKS2 SOLE Afternoon

https://onchan.sch.im/gallery/albums/view/id/306/Year%203%20%27STAR%27%20Event - Year 3 STAR Event

Blog Posts

https://onchan.sch.im/blog/index/view/id/127/Cow%20to%20Cup%20Workshop%20Year%203 - Cow to Cup Workshop

https://onchan.sch.im/blog/index/view/id/139/3C%20World%20Book%20Day%202020 - 3C World Book Day 2020

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