Year 3: Wishing you a lovely Summer!

Wishing all pupils of Year 3 a very happy Summer holidays and best wishes for their time in Year 4. We have thoroughly enjoyed our time with them this year. Many thanks for the kind words and gifts and for your continued support throughout the school year. It has been a pleasure! Have a great … Read more…

Year 3: Shadow Art

We have watched the video of ‘The Clock Tower’ again today. We made fortune graphs for the ballerina in the tower. We then constructed our own towers and took them outside in the sunshine. Our towers are opaque objects so formed a shadow when the sun shone on them. We drew around the shadows to … Read more…

Year 3: Our final week!

We have almost reached the end of term. We have one final week of learning and fun activities before the Summer holidays.  Please remember to return any reading books that you still have at home. Pupils will need to wear PE kit to school on Tuesday. We would also appreciate if each pupil could bring … Read more…

Year 3: Light and shadows

We made sundials and tested them out outside in the sunshine. We also investigated how shadows move during the course of the day. 

Year 3: Our mosaic

Thank you for collecting bits and pieces when you have spent time outdoors. We added these to the kind donation made by British Ironworks and have created a mosaic of our school badge. We collected extra sticks, stones, moss and other bits from around our school playground. We made an outline, then added the road, … Read more…

Year 3: Next Week

We are fast approaching the end of term and the end of the school year – time is flying by!  Next week, we will be completing our fairy tale stories. We will also be doing other activities, linked to our Fairy Tales topic. We will be creating fortune graphs – these will show how a … Read more…

Year 3: Orienteering

We used a map to find markers to help us solve riddles, just like in the Dragonory story.

Year 3: Request

Next week, Year 3 pupils will be creating a mosaic outdoors. The mosaic will be of our school badge. This is for a competition being run by the British Ironworks Museum, near Oswestry. The mosaic needs to be made up of natural materials like stones, pinecones, bark etc. We have a selection of different coloured … Read more…

Year 3: Reminder

Please remember to bring a photo to school tomorrow, as mentioned in the website post on Friday and in our stream on Google Classroom early last week. Thank you! 

Year 3: The Week ahead

We have another busy week ahead in Year 3! We did some fantastic writing this week to retell the ‘Dragonory’ story. Next week, we will be preparing for writing our very own fairy tale. We will begin by creating a character, thinking about exciting words and phrases that we could use to describe them. We … Read more…

Year 3: Request

Please could each pupil of Year 3 bring a photo in to school on Monday. The photo can be in a frame or can otherwise be brought in in a labelled envelope. The photo needs to show a ‘relationship’ of some kind – perhaps a picture of the pupil with parent(s), sibling(s), other family member(s) … Read more…

Year 3: Using our imagination!

We have been retelling the Dragonory story this week – Mrs Burgess and Miss Powell have been so impressed with our writing. We have also listened to some other fairy tale stories. We watched ‘The Clock Tower’ and used our imagination to do some hot seating. We had brilliant questions and answers! 

Year 3: Our Closing Ceremony

We had a parade with African music, waving our flags and wearing our African masks and Olympic Laurels. We were presented with medals whilst listening to the national anthem of Kenya.