Week 2 (04/03/19)

Wow – what a wonderful week! This week, we have had 5 reading mornings, a class book swap, and a religion day! I hope you all enjoyed dressing up potatoes – our class winner was…. Nina! With her BFG potato. In Maths, we are dividing, and in English, writing stories…

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Week 5 (04/02/19)

Thank you to those who took part in the sugar consumption science experiment. We appreciate your efforts!  In science we’re learning how to think like a scientist, and have drawn a graph and drawn some conclusions from our results. We’re writing newspapers at the moment, based on ‘Molly Maybe and the…

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Week 2 (14/01/19)

This week we have been looking at what makes a good newspaper article, we have studied headlines and puns, then started to develop our own headlines.  For our warm up to get us ready for English we have been doing Kung Fu punctuation.  In grammar we have been looking at…

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Week 1 (07/01/19)

Firstly we would like to say a big thank you for all our Christmas gifts – it was really kind of you.   We have had a great first week back.  In English we have been looking at adverbial phrases, prepositions and homophones.  In maths we have been adding and subtracting…

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Week 4 (19/11/18)

This week we have been focussing on finding the mid point in Maths and also using a number line to represent numbers. In English we have been free writing and receiving verbal feedback linked to the book ‘Journey’. We have finished the week with introducing a book that the children…

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Week 7 (15/10/18)

This week in English children have been receiving verbal feedback about their work so far.  They will be bringing a copy of their last piece of written work home with their next steps.  They can practice implementing their next steps at home during the holidays if they choose to write.…

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Week 6 (8/10/18)

In maths this week we have started to look at the place value of three digit numbers and have been using manipulatives and pictures to represent them. We have also practised our mental maths using place value to add 10 and 100 to 2 digit numbers. We have continued with…

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Week 4 (24/9/18)

This week we have been busy counting in 8s and working on our 2s, 5s and 10s times tables.  If you would like us to adjust the Rock Star times tables then please let us know. In English we are working on ‘What is behind the door?’ – the children…

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Week 3 (17/9/18)

This week we have been working on using adverbs to improve our writing.  We have been using When? Where? How? Why? Example – The cat left. After a while, the cat solemnly left the room to eat his dinner. In Maths we have been counting in 4s and 8s.  Please…

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Week 2 (10/9/18)

Hello all! We’ve had a busy first full week back in Year 3.  We’ve been learning about multiples of 4, and counting forwards and backwards in 4s in Maths, and we’ve been learning about what makes a clause on our English learning journey. In the afternoons, the children have also…

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