GLF Schools

GLF Schools

GLF Schools was founded in 2012 in order to enable the federation of Glyn School (an academy in 2011) and Danetree Junior School. Together, we began our journey to become a MAT of more than 1000 talented staff working with over 10,000 children in 40 schools across 5 regions in southern England.

Our Schools

Banbury Region

Banstead Region

Berkshire & Hampshire Region

Caterham Region

Crawley Region

Didcot Region

Epsom Region

London Boroughs

Redhill Region

Sunbury & Camberley Region

Year 3

Welcome to Year 3 at Lime Tree Primary School

Teachers Role Class
Mrs E Roper Class Teacher Roald Dahl Class
Mr D Spiers Class Teacher JK Rowling Class
Learning Support Assistants
Mrs J Haynes
Mrs M Wells

Year 3 Long Term Plan 2023/4

Autumn 1


Push or Pull? What’s the greatest force?

Children will design and make a magnet powered vehicle.

Through investigations of the forces of push and pull they will make design choices about how the car will be powered.

Children will investigate the properties of materials and use this to inform their design.


Project outcomes:

  • Design and make a magnet-powered vehicle
  • Present investigations showing:
  • Distance travelled on different surfaces
  • Strengths of magnets

Autumn 2


How did people live in prehistoric Britain?

  • Adding to a wattle and daub structure on the school grounds.
  • Creating a cave painting inspired piece of art representing life in this period of history.

Spring 1


Design and construct a bridge which spans a given gap and holds a given load

Spring 2


Create a portrait inspired by the Tudor era.

Summer 1



Summer 2

Performance Art

A travel show/guide to a European Country focussing on food, music and celebration.

Year 3 Subject Overview - Autumn 2