Hythe Community Primary School

Learning for Life

Thorpe Road, Staines, Middlesex, TW18 3HD



Welcome to Year 3 Butterflies

Mrs Dani Haviland

Class Teacher

Email: dani.haviland@hythe.surrey.sch.uk

Mrs Fogarty

Learning Support




In the Spring term we will be learning about 'Ancient Egyptians'

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If you would like to research your own information, why not try these websites:

Ancient Egypt

BBC History

History for kids

We had a fantastic Ancient Egyptians workshop, see some of the photos below.

In year three we have access to a fantastic website called Oddizzi where you can explore information about different countries around the world. 

Click on the icon below to be taken to the Oddizzi website. Log on as: hytheb  Password: butterfly

When playing the game find your name in the list and see if you can beat your classmates scores!


In maths we will be starting to learn our times tables.Try these songs on YouTube to help you learn:

3 times table

3 times table -'Uptown Funk' version

4 times table

6 times table

7 times table

8 times table- 'All about that Bass' version

 Why not try these websites to practice maths at home:

Maths exercises

Top Marks


Remember you also have access to Mathletics and Spellodrome. Use your individual username and password to log on and start competing against your class, school and the rest of the world! If you have lost your password please let your class teacher know.

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 In English this half term we are learning the story of 'The Lorax' See if you can remember the story and tell your families!

We will be writing persuasive letters to stop the trees being cut down!


In Summer 2 we will focus on The Princess and the Pea. The children will also be learning how to write explanations.

Please make sure you are reading at home every day and that you are asking questions about what the children have read to develop their understanding. If you are stuck for questions you can ask print these cards off of sparklebox and pick a different one each time.


Spellings will be coming home every other week. It is important to practice spellings in context so try writing the words in sentences. the spellings will be linked to the National Curriculum learning spellings objectives that we will have been teaching. 


Have a look at these websites for more English activities and games:

BBC Bitesize



Spelling games


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