Year 3


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

 

Excursions/Incursions

  • 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.
 

Newsletters

Term 1 Year 3 Newsletter  |  Term 2 Year 3 Newsletter

 

Academics

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

 

 Science

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

 History

  • ‘Australia’s First People’

 Geography

  • ‘Australia – Our Land’

  • ‘Celebrations Around The World’

  • PenPals program organised through Australia Post

 Wellbeing

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

 Technology

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