Year 3

There are three Year 3 classes at EHPS in 2021: 3GO, 3HD and 3L.



  • Throughout the year the Grade 3’s are involved in incursions/excursions which enhance the learning for the Theme topics.

Other Important Information

  • Grade 3 teachers send out weekly communication through Compass explaining what the students will be learning for the week and any reminders.


Term 1 Year 3 Newsletter  |  Term 2 Year 3 Newsletter



In addition to covering all Victorian Curriculum in Literacy and Numeracy, Year 3 students at Essex Heights explore:



  • ‘Heating Up’
  • ‘Night and Day’
  • ‘Feathers, Fur or Leaves’


  • ‘Australia’s First People’


  • ‘Australia – Our Land’

  • ‘Celebrations Around The World’

  • PenPals program organised through Australia Post


  • School values
  • Junior School Council representatives
  • Resilience Project
  • ‘Healthy Bodies, Healthy Minds’


  • iPads and laptops
  • Wushka
  • Seesaw
  • Matific
  • PowerPoint/ Word