Welcome to Year 3's class page!
Friday 6th December
This week we enjoyed doing watercolour paintings of Advent wreaths. In maths, we worked in pairs to look at arrays and we wrote down the multiplication and division calculations that related to each picture.
Friday 22nd November
This week we have been preparing for our PSHE assembly next week, which will focus on anti-bullying. We created Pic Collage posters on the iPads to share what we have learned about gender stereotype bullying. This week we also enjoyed painting our Greek ceramic pots.
Friday 15th November
Today we enjoyed tasting some delicious Greek food and we worked together to make a healthy Greek salad. Earlier in the week, we did a science investigation to explore the amount of friction that different surfaces have. We also enjoyed an active maths lesson.
Friday 8th November
We have had another great week in Year 3. Today we have been practising our sketching skills by sketching the Parthenon and columns in the style of ancient Greek temples and buildings. Earlier in the week, we enjoyed an active maths lesson, focusing on addition.
Friday 1st November
This week we have enjoyed learning more about our topic of ancient Greece. We have been learning about the alphabet used in Ancient Greece and the history of Greek gods and goddesses. Today we have been working in partners to show what we have learned about the theatre in Ancient Greece.
Friday 18th October
We have had a very busy final week of the half term! Our highlights have included performing poetry with musical instruments and learning about how the Olympics started in ancient Greece. We hope you all have a lovely half term break!
Friday 11th October
This week we enjoyed working with an artist to create pots in the style of ancient Greek pottery. Also, we used the iPads to create posters all about gas safety.
Friday 4th October
This week we have been focusing on writing instructions in our English lessons, inspired by ‘How to Wash a Woolly Mammoth’. We also enjoyed following a set of instructions to make origami elephants.
Friday 27th September
We have had another busy week in Year 3! We have been learning more about France to celebrate European day of Languages. Also, we enjoyed active maths sessions earlier in the week. In our history lesson, we created a timeline of some Ancient Greek events.
Friday 20th September
This week we enjoyed predicting what might happen next in the story ‘The Girl in the Forest’. We used drama to act out our ideas. We also used iPads to research facts about modern Greece and we compared it to the U.K.
Friday 13th September
This week we worked in pairs to create posters all about the wider Church community. In Science, we presented data about healthy eating by creating bar charts.
Friday 6th September
The children have made an excellent start to Year 3! We have had a busy first few days getting to know each other and starting our new topics. The children particularly enjoyed our first Art lesson. Stay tuned to see pictures of the finished pieces!