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!

Our Human Timeline

We have been starting to learn about Ancient Greece this week. We have been reading Greek myths, have learnt where Greece is in the world in comparison to the United Kingdom as well as where Ancient Greece fits into the history of the world. We have also discussed...

Marvellous Mandir

Class 7 and 8 had a fantastic trip to the Mandir. They learnt about the different Hindu Gods and the daily worship. Since Year 3's behaviour was so fantastic we were invited to watch the closing...

Volcanic Eruptions!

Class 8 have been making paper mache volcanoes over the past few weeks to help them learn about what happens during a volcanic eruption. They used paper, water, PVA glue and a plastic bottle to make the basic shape of a volcano. Once they were dry the children painted...

Santa’s Workshop Continued…

The children have been continuing their Christmas bauble D&T project. Designs have been drawn and chosen, templates have been made, felt has been cut and the sewing has begun. They are currently stitching small objects to their felt such as ribbons pom poms, buttons...

Vicious Volcanoes!

The children have started their new topic and have learnt a lot about volcanoes so far! They have learnt what a volcano is, what happens when a volcano erupts, how volcanic eruptions have affected and continue to affect peoples lives and finally, they have created...

Santa’s Elves Preparing for Christmas! (Bauble designs)

We have designed three different Christmas baubles that we will be making in our D&T classes over the next few weeks. We learnt how to label our designs carefully, thinking about materials and equipment that we will need to make our baubles a success. We will be...

Maths Wizards!

Miss Robinson's maths class have been learning how to use the base 10 resources to help them add 1 and 2 digits to 2 digit or 3 digit numbers. This involved crossing over into the next lot of tens. Some children also used number lines to help with counting. Once the...

Year 3 visit the Centre for Life!

Year 3 visited the Centre for Life last week and expanded their knowledge of light, dark and shadows... We also had lots of fun in other areas of the...

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