School Blog: Year 3

24th January 2020

Organising different types of rocks

In science we have been looking at the three different types of naturally occurring rock: igneous, sedimentary and metamorphic. In addition, we also identified human-made…

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20th January 2020

Hand puppets with year 3

Year 3 have been working very hard this term and have enjoyed the ‘Woodland Watch’ topic. As part of the topic, the children have enjoyed…

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14th January 2020

Year 3 Woodland Day

In Year 3 we had a woodland day as part of our topic.  We started the day by reading the story ‘Coming Home’ by Michael…

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9th December 2019

Year 3 Woodland Watch

This half term brings with it our new topic – Woodland Watch! For our Design Technology this half term, we will be making…

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4th December 2019

Biography of Mr Lumber!

Year 3 have been learning how to write biographies.  We had a think about who the children would like to learn more about and what…

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3rd December 2019

Maths investigation

In maths, we have applied our understanding of arrays to complete our investigation. We began to draw out a chocolates box with 36 spaces, but…

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22nd November 2019

Year 3 Paris Reports

For our final week of our, ‘Homeward Bound’ topic we decided to show off our new writing skills by writing a non-chronological report.    Our…

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12th November 2019

Light and Shadows!

Year 3 have been learning about light and shadows in their science work this term. This all started when we found a mystery mudhut in…

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25th October 2019

Learning about our world!

In Geography this half term, Year 3 have been learning about our world. We used Atlases to locate countries that we knew and didn’t know…

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16th October 2019

Picasso Comes to Art Club

In Gifted and Talented Art Club this term, we have been exploring the work of Picasso; particularly focusing on how he constructed human faces and…

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14th October 2019

Text map madness

This week we have been innovating our class text maps! We came up with some forest themed vocabulary to adapt our Story of Te Fiti…

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14th October 2019

Year 3 Estimation

This week in Year 3 we have been estimating! We have been learning how to make sensible estimations and adjust our original estimations based on…

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