Welcome to Year 3
The Year 3 teacher is Mr Ward and the teaching assistants are Mrs Dickson, Mr Mather and Miss Bissette. We have 22 children in our class and we are excited and enthusiastic about the year ahead!
Our Theme this half term in year 3 is Rock and Roll and it is packed full of exciting subjects! In Science we are going to be learning about rocks, where they come from and how they are formed. In History we are going to be exploring the history of Stonehenge and how it was built. In Geography we are going to be using a range of maps to explore the physical and human geography on our planet. And finally, in Art we are going to be experimenting with different tools to draw fossils and rocks.
We have been assessing each others work in Year 3 today!
Safer Internet Day
For Safer Internet Day, the children had to create a picture that was appropriate to be put online and one that would be inappropriate.
We have been learning how to extend sentences using subordinate conjunctions today in year 3.
Trip to the Beatles Museum
In year 3 we have been listening to the Beatles and how music changes with time.
Year 3 have been using the iPads to learn about inverted commas!
This week a child from year 3 has shown great enthusiasm with our current work in English. She has wrote sentences using similes and metaphors, excellent effort, lets keep it going!
Today in year 3 we have been observing unique features of different rocks as rock detectives.
In PE, year 3 have been doing sequences in gymnastics including forward rolls, balancing and travelling.
Year 3 Enterprise Pitch
In Year 3 we have been designing Christmas decorations for our enterprise!
Hour of Code
In Year 3 we have been looking at the Minecraft Hour of Code. We learnt about how specific an algorithm needs to be for it to work.
Drink Tasting in Science!
Today in science we have been trying to identify a drink from its look and taste! We have also been ordering them from the least healthy to the most healthy.
In year 3 we have been drawing bananas using chocolate, oil pastels and felt tips!
In year 3 we have been using water colours to paint healthy food!
In year 3 we have been using persuasive vocabulary to become salespeople!
In year 3 we have been learning about right angle turns by playing Simon Says!
Our new theme in Year 3 is Healthy Humans and as part of this we are trying a new food every week! Last week was mango and everyone loved it!
World War 2 - PE
We took part in a World War 2 style PE lesson today in year 3!
In year 3 we have finished our biography topic in which we wrote biographies on Steven Gerrard.
Trip to the Beacon
These are some pictures from our walk to the Beacon. We were looking for examples of physical and human geography.
We have learnt how to identify Ordnance Survey symbols in Geography.
What we will be learning to do this year
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