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27 01, 2020

Year 3

By |2020-01-27T13:22:59+00:00January 27th, 2020|Year 3 2019-20|

In Literacy we have been reading the book ‘One Plastic Bag’. We have been learning about all the uses, negative consequences of plastic as well as ways in which to reduce our plastic use. We have used this knowledge to write our own non-chronological reports.

Today, we got a feel for what it is really like […]

23 01, 2020

Year 3 learn about Responsibilities

By |2020-01-23T16:35:32+00:00January 23rd, 2020|Year 3 2019-20|

This afternoon, Year 3 discussed what a responsibility is and what they may be responsible for in school and at home. This is part of our ‘Responsibility’ topic in PSHE which will lead onto strategies to keep safe and maintain a healthy lifestyle. Have a look at some of the suggestions from the Owls!

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22 01, 2020

Year 3 Learning Celebration!

By |2020-01-22T17:31:12+00:00January 22nd, 2020|Music, Year 3 2019-20|

This week, Year 3 performed their Learning Celebration around the topic of Prehistory. They have learned so much over the past few months and this really was a fabulous way to show off all their learning. Thank you to all parents and carers for coming to see the show and for all the help at […]

13 01, 2020

Year 3 Rocks!

By |2020-01-13T16:21:02+00:00January 13th, 2020|Year 3 2019-20|

Our current focus in Science is Rocks! We have been identifying the different properties of rocks and learning how to draw a results table. We first explored the different materials ourselves then decided as a class what to investigate in more detail. We have been investigating their permeability, density, buoyancy and how rough and smooth […]

19 12, 2019

The Little Prince

By |2019-12-19T13:10:13+00:00December 19th, 2019|Miscellaneous, Year 2 2019-20, Year 3 2019-20|

Yesterday Year 2 and 3 enjoyed a trip to the Omnibus theatre in Clapham to watch The Little Prince.

Renaya said she enjoyed going “because it wasn’t on a screen, it was acted out.Abbas said “I felt strange because of the fog which made it look magic”.
Annabel said “their acting was interesting because they went to […]

16 12, 2019

Year 3 make posters about Iron Age inventions!

By |2019-12-16T15:43:55+00:00December 16th, 2019|Year 3 2019-20|

This afternoon, Year 3 made posters about some of the Iron Age inventions including the Loom which allowed them to make clothes and rugs, an Iron-tipped Plough which facilitated farming, the Rotary Quern (Or Millstones) which allowed them to grind up wheat into flour.

We also discussed the link to the word ‘windmill’! Have a look […]

16 12, 2019

Yrs 3&4 Magical Traditions around the world

By |2019-12-18T15:06:12+00:00December 16th, 2019|Music, Year 3 2019-20, Year 4 2019-20|

The children prepared well for their Magical Traditions performances,  by creating original lyrics, working on their moves and singing in different languages. There were fun and frolics from the Year 3’s and the Year 4’s demonstrated wonderful harmonies, with a composed performance in Swedish.

The ukuleles also gave a lovely rendition of Deck the Halls. It […]

13 12, 2019

Skylarks designed trousers!

By |2019-12-16T07:14:32+00:00December 13th, 2019|Art, Year 3 2019-20|

“In Literacy we were learning about a boy called Ug living in the Stone Age. He wanted some warm trousers so we had to work together to design and make some soft, woolly, comfortable trousers for Ug.”

“I liked learning about Ug’s life in the Stone Age!”

“I’m so sad this was the last day of Ug,”

“I […]

11 12, 2019

Owls learning Multiplication

By |2019-12-11T17:25:38+00:00December 11th, 2019|Mathematics, Year 3 2019-20|

Over the past few weeks, Year 3 have been learning all about the 3, 4 and 8 times tables. We have learned that multiplication is all about equal groups and we have shown this using cubes and other concrete objects. We then learned to represent this in different ways, including using arrays, Bar Models and Part […]