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West Acton Primary School, Noel Road, London W3 0JL


0208 992 3144

Year 3 notice board

The below link is to be used by children who are self isolating whilst their year group bubble is still attending school.

Year 3 Blended Learning File


The below link is to be used during any school closures or isolation periods to access Year 3 Remote Learning.

Year 3 Microsoft Teams Wall

Curriculum Maps

Learning objectives for each subject by term through out the school year.
A hard copy of the curriculum maps are available on request from the school office. 


Autumn Term

Spring Term

Summer Term



YEAR GROUP NEWSletters and events

Links to whole school letters, events, term dates and school holidays:
Other Letters to Parents
Term Dates


Years 3 & 4 Spelling List
Children are expected to know how to spell all of these words by the end of Year 4.

Year 3 Non-negotiable Writing Criteria
Children are expected to include these features across a variety of different pieces of writing.

Online Learning
Details of our online learning resources and where to request login details.

Activity Passport
How many of the Year 3 experiences have you completed?

Key texts that we are using in our English lessons

Please click on each book to see what we will be learning and how you can support your child.


Gregory Cool

Gregory Cool

Stig of the Dump

Stig of the Dump


Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Charlie and the
Chocolate Factory

Ice Palace

Ice Palace



Escape from Pompeii

Escape from Pompeii




Click on the subjects below to reveal links to support classroom learning in each of the units covered this year:

Autumn 1 - Collage
Collage (BBC Bitesize)

Autumn 2 - 3D Materials
3D Design (BBC Bitesize)
Simple Machines (Espresso)

Spring 1 - Drawing
Drawing (BBC Bitesize)

Spring 2 - Food
Food and Farming (Espresso)
Food (BBC Bitesize)

Summer 1 - Painting
Painting (Espresso)
Painting Portaits (Espresso)
Painting (BBC Bitesize)

Summer 2 - 3D Sculpture
Sculpture (BBC Bitesize)
Exploring Sculpture (Espresso)

Autumn 1 (History) - Stone Age
Stone Age to Iron Age (Espresso)
Prehistoric (BBC Bitesize)
Stone Age (Purple Mash)

Autumn 2 (History) - Bronze and Iron Age
Stone Age to Iron Age (Espresso)
Prehistoric (BBC Bitesize)
Bronze Age (Purple Mash)
Iron Age (Purple Mash)

Spring 1 (Geography) - Food
Food and Farming (Espresso)
Where food comes from (BBC Bitesize)

Spring 2 (Geography)Climate and Weather
Weather and Climate (BBC Bitesize)
Weather (Purple Mash)

Summer 1 (History) - Romans
Romans (Espresso)
Roman Britain (BBC Bitesize)
Romans (Purple Mash)

Summer 2 (Geography) - Local Area, Waterways, Canals and Coasts
Water (Espresso)
Investigating Coasts (Espresso)
Coasts (Purple Mash)
Water (Purple Mash)

Autumn - Health and Wellbeing
Health and Fitness (Espresso)
Keeping Healthy (Espresso)
Conflict (Purple Mash)
Anti-Bullying Week (Purple Mash)
Health and Safety (BBC Bitesize)

Spring - Living in the Wider World
Digital Literacy (Espresso)
Bristol is for me (Espresso)
Community (BBC Bitesize)

Summer - Relationships
Coping with change (Espresso)
Families (Espresso)
Good friend (Purple Mash)
Relationships (BBC Bitesize)
PANTS: The Underwear Rule (NSPCC)

Autumn 1 - Animals including Humans
Bodies (Espresso)
Eating, Moving and Growing (Espresso)
Skeletons and Muscles (BBC Bitesize)
Digestive System (BBC Bitesize)
Health (BBC Bitesize)
Animals (Purple Mash)
The Human Body (Purple Mash)

Autumn 2 - Rocks
Rocks (Espresso)
Rocks, Soils and Fossils (BBC Bitesize)
Rocks and Soil (Purple Mash)

Spring 1 - Forces and Magnets
Forces (Espresso)
Magnets (Espresso)
Forces and Motion (BBC Bitesize)
Forces (Purple Mash)

Spring 2 - Light
Light and Shadows (Espresso)
Light and Dark (BBC Bitesize)
Light and Dark (Purple Mash)

Summer - Plants
Plant Life Cycles (Espresso)
Plants (BBC Bitesize)
Plants (Purple Mash)