Blue Spruce

blue-spruceOur Year 3 and 4 children make up the Blue Spruce class. for our Year 3 pupils, this is an important time as they move into Key Stage 2. In Blue Spruce, children begin to take more responsibility for their learning and develop a greater sense of independence.


Mrs Grice, Mrs Bettley and Mrs Griffiths

Our focus this term is: Lighthouses 

We will be:

  • Reading stories set around lighthouses.

  • Studying the language, plot and characterisation in the book and using these techniques to write our own adventure stories and poems.
  • Finding out about electricity in our science lessons.

  • Using maps and observations, to research facts about lighthouses in our coastal area.

  • Looking at the Creation story in RE and exploring how it affects the ways Christians think about God.
  • Going on our one-week residential trip to Rippledown, near Dover.

Please could we have:

  • all of the forms, permission slips and paperwork for Rippledown.


Class teacher: Mrs Grice
Teaching assistants: Mrs Bettley and Mrs Griffiths


  • Please sign your child's reading record every evening, after hearing them read and put it in their book bag every day
  • Please make sure that your child has their coat with them in school
  • PE is every Monday and Thursday - please make sure that your child has their PE kit in school for their lesson

Termly Curriculum Newsletter

Blue Spruce - T1 Newsletter


The Blue Spruce Gallery

Stone Age to Iron Age