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St John's C of E

Yellow Standard

Year 3 | Yellow

In Y3 the teaching will be focused on the yellow standard and we hope that most children will secure this standard before they move into Y4.

Reading

What your child can do if they have achieved the yellow standard:

  • Has a reading age of 9 years
  • Can write about books in their reading journal
  • Is on emerald books band
  • Has passed benchmark 26
  • Scores more than 75% on yellow reading papers

Writing

What your child can do if they have achieved the yellow standard:

  • Can write 200 words on their own
  • Can write and punctuate 10 sentences
  • Write interesting sentences
  • Can use different punctuation marks correctly
  • Can spell 100 words from our key words list
  • Gets at least 75% right in spelling tests
  • Can join their writing

Maths

What your child can do if they have achieved the yellow standard:

  • Has passed their Antarctica and Arctic Circle passports
  • Can + - x and ÷
  • Understands fractions
  • Understands place value
  • Can work with numbers to 1000
  • Scores more than 75% on yellow maths test