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Greenhaw Primary School

All home learning for classes in full isolation will be provided on the above link. The page is password protected, please contact the class teacher using the contact form below. Thank you for your patience during this extremely challenging time.


Contact Miss Gillespie


Contact Mrs McGrellis


Primary 3

Welcome to the Primary 3 Learning Area!

We hope that the page can be used to share some of the fantastic work completed by our very talented Primary 3 children.  

Below is a selection of literacy and numeracy learning intentions. We hope that you will find them useful when supporting your child at home.

Please email your class teacher: 

Mrs  & Miss Gillespie



Literacy - Sept/Oct

  • Speak aloud clearly in class discussions/ answering questions
  • Listen carefully to instructions
  • Listen to and follow directions from all school staff
  • Read for enjoyment – using the class / school library
  • Participate in Guided Reading sessions using the school scheme (Oxford Reading Tree)
  • Form upper and lower case letters correctly and neatly
  • Write in simple sentences, using a capital letter at the start and a full stop at the end
  • Know that we use capital letters for people’s names, days of the week and months of the year
  • Record their own questions using question marks (link to theme asking questions of people who help us at school)
  • Begin to recognise nouns in sentences
  • Develop phonics/ spellings through the Sounds-Write programme and differentiated spelling groups


Numeracy - Sept/Oct

  • Count, read, write and order numbers up to 20/ 50 /100
  • Read number names up to ten / twenty/ one hundred
  • Use a number line for adding/ subtracting up to 10 / 20
  • Have quick recall of addition and subtraction facts up to 10 /20
  • Read and record o’clock, quarter past, half past times on analogue/ digital clocks
  • Become familiar with the order of the days of the week and months of the year
  • Recognise and know the properties of some 2D shapes (square, circle, triangle, rectangle, hexagon)
  • Begin to recognise pentagons and octagons
  • Know the names of some 3D shapes (cube, cuboid, cylinder, pyramid, cone)

Core Links

Accelerated Reading
Reading P4 and
Additional Sounds Write Resources
A Sounds Write

Books online!
Mathletics P3 to

Oak National Academy
Home Learning

Oxford owl
This website
covers many
curriculum areas
across key
stages. There
are helpful
videos on a
number of areas.
Reading Eggs
Reading Eggs
P1, P2 and P3

Twinkl are
offering a month
of free access
to parents.



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