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  • 20/03/23

    Science Week

    Some of our Year 3 pupils were able to go to Charles Dickens School to involve in Science workshops. They were able to reinforce their knowledge of magnets and magnetism. The small group trialled the event to see if it would work bringing the whole year group across in the summer 🧲
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  • 10/03/23

    Weekly News and Looking Ahead

    Year 3 have had a brilliant week! Including starting the week with a DT day where we aspired to make our own functional shadufs. In our thematic curriculum this week, we have focused on History. In particular, how the Ancient Egyptians lived and the creation and intent of the pyramids...
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  • 03/03/23

    Weekly Update 3/3/23

    Year 3, as always, have worked incredibly hard this week.  In our thematic curriculum this week, we have focused on Geography. In particular; where is Egypt? What are the Northern and Southern hemispheres? What is the equator and where is it? What are the similarities and differences between...
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  • 26/02/23

    What's coming up in our Egypt Topic and Homework Project

    Please find information about upcoming learning within our Topics. Full content of learning can always be found on the school website for subjects, but this also gives useful websites and links for children to get ahead, to help them understand, or to follow anything they are interested in...
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  • 10/02/23

    The Speaker Competition

    The Speaker Competition  The Speaker Competition is back! Every year, the children take part in a trust wide competition based on oracy and their ability to present a speech based around a given title. What is The Speaker? The Speaker is an oracy competition. Pupils in each clas...
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  • 07/02/23

    Fishkeeper Fry Programme

    Miss Bunce's class enjoyed getting Danios as part of their Fishkeeper Fry Programme. Last week, the children learnt how to test the water, how to settle fish into a tank and how to feed the fish.  This week we get Platies! 
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  • 03/02/23

    Blue Peter's Amazing Authors Competition

    Blue Peter is giving a young writer the money can't buy prize of getting their story brought to life by children's author, Tom Fletcher.  Children will be asked to write an original short story, or poem (under 400 words) about adventure; thinking too about exciting characte...
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  • 13/01/23

    Year 3 - Term 3 Week 2

    Another busy week in Year 3 
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  • 11/12/22

    Weekly Update 9/12/22

    Another week of Term 2 has been and gone and we are quickly approaching the Christmas holidays. Year 3 have been getting into the Christmas spirit this week with their Christmas party and practising their song for our Church visit. Maths This week in Maths, some of Year 3 have started loo...
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  • 02/12/22

    Friday 2nd December

    This week in Maths, we have started multiplication and division, looking at making equal groups and multiples of 2, 5 and 10. In English, we have been retelling the story of Stone Age Boy from the girl's perspective, using adverbs.  In the afternoons, we have been learning about...
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