Year 3

Joanne Grant
Year 3

Welcome to Year 3

This term in our English lessons we have been using the text “Gorilla” by Anthony Browne to explore our understanding of character and dialogue. The children have discussed character feelings and made predictions on how the story will develop based on this understanding. I’ve been very impressed with the children’s use of vivid and appropriate language as they have shown their skills at using adjectives, verbs and adverbs.

Stay tuned for examples…

 

 

Oh yes we did!

Our Christmas activities carried on apace yesterday with a trip to see this year’s panto, Beauty and the Beast.

Roundhouse Achievements

As we near the end of our topic “Stone Age to Iron Age”  the children in both Year 3 and Year 4 designed and crafted their own Celtic roundhouses in celebration. They used a variety of appropriate materials to create realistic houses which I’m sure...

A Place For Everything…

And every number in its place! Here we can see some of the boys from Year 3 strengthening their understanding of place value. Working with base 10 (and looking very spotty for Children In Need) the boys show how to partition two digit numbers and understand the value...

Stories We Love – “Gorilla” By Anthony Browne

Year 3 spent their first half term examining the text “Gorilla” by Anthony Browne. They looked at the vivid illustrations and developed their understanding of how those images could give clues about character emotions that they may not find in the...

An update from White Mere PTA – October 2016

Summer Fayre What can we say? Let’s start with a huge thank you to every single person who helped with the Fayre. From donations to the stalls, helping setting up, working on the day, to visiting and spending your time and money with us – we appreciate it all. We had...

The Salvation Army

In Year 3 and 4 we have been learning about The Salvation Army.

MacMillan Coffee Afternoon/School Photographs

Dear Parent/Carer, MacMillan Coffee afternoon On Friday 30th September, our PTA will be holding an annual MacMillan Coffee afternoon. This will be held in the school hall from 2.30pm onwards.  Children will be welcome to pop in after school to grab a cake. All cake...

Graffiti Of The Stone Age

Art Of The Ancients. Children in both Year 3 and 4 have been travelling back through the ages to the dawn of humanity where they have been researching some of the most ancient art on the planet. Inspired by the pre-historic cave paintings found in locations such as...
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