Year 3 – Class 8

Miss Robinson, Mrs Blackhall, Mrs Leightley and Miss McLean

In class 8 we love learning new things and have very curious minds! We have fun reading books, writing stories and conducting exciting science experiments that help us learn. We are also a very artistic group and love creating beautiful artwork for displays. Finally, we really enjoy using the computers and iPads to help us learn!

Pancake Fractions!

Miss Robinson's maths class have started learning about fractions this week. They have been learning about the difference between unit and not unit fractions. They have also learnt about halves, quarters, thirds fifths, sixths and eights. The children have realised...

Alnwick Garden Adventures!

Year 3 visited Alnwick Gardens this week as an introduction to their new science topic about plants. They attended the 'Roots & Shoots' workshop where they learnt the best conditions for growing plants in, got to plant their own seeds and learnt about the importance...

Tri-Golf

Members of Class 7 and 8 took part in a Tri-Golf tournament at Riverside. The children thoroughly enjoyed the tournament and their skills improved greatly as it progressed. They finished an honorable 5th, finishing as the top scorers on 2 of the 8 holes. Well done...

Little Van Gogh’s…

Year 3 have continued their learning about Vincent Van Gogh and his art work. They had a go at re-creating his painting of 'The Church at Auvers' using different materials such as cotton buds, sponges and brushes to create texture within their work. They also had a go...

Measuring Madness!

Miss Robinson's numeracy class have been learning how to measuring in MM, CM and M this week. The children had to decide which unit of measure would be best to measure different items in the yard and had to record their results in a table. They were able to use 30cm...

Fantastic Food Groups

The children were learning about the 5 main food groups and how they help to keep our bodies fit and healthy. The children worked in groups of 4 and had to come to the front of class, one at a time, to look at a food groups diagram. They then had to go back to their...

Interpretative Dancing and Music

Class 8 have been learning about Vincent Van Gogh's artwork and his life. He lived during the industrial revolution so they tried to link their dancing and music to this. They learnt a little bit about what the industrial revolution was, watched a video and listened...

Learning maths the easy way…

Miss Robinson's maths class have been practicing their multiplication, times tables and division skills over the past few weeks. This week we have focused a lot on division and 'easy' ways to work it out. The children have learnt how to share the big number into equal...

Tremendous Tag Rugby!

Class 8 have been putting their newly learnt tag rugby skills to the test during real games. They have learnt and developed their skills of holding and passing a rugby ball correctly and of their attacking and defending skills. They have also learnt the key rules of a...

Keeping Safe on the Internet!

Class 8 have been learning a lot about computer and internet safety in their ICT lessons recently and what they should do if something happens that makes them feel uncomfortable whilst using the...

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