This week we have been working hard at becoming times tables champions in 2x, 3x, 4x and 8x. Next week we will see who has made it to become our times table champion. Mrs Stephens.
This week we have been designing and advertising our own Christmas toy or game using persuasive writing as part of our English lessons. Next week we will be preparing to perform beautifully to parents, carers, grandparents and friends at our Christmas concert. Mrs Stephens.
This week we have enjoyed sharing the wonderful Home Learning on hibernation. We have also thought about where and why animals hibernate (or torpor). Next week we will introduce the concept of migration. we will also be looking at the Christmas story in readiness for our celebrations on Thursday, 14th December at St Paul’s Church. […]
This week we welcomed ‘5 Live’ to Holland Park School, encouraging children to learn an orchestral instrument through observing, listening and playing various instruments. Next week we are looking forward to developing our musical notation skills during our Stage 1 glockenspiel course in Charanga. Mrs Stephens.
Year 3 celebrated History Day this week by sharing their knowledge of life in Stone Age times, making models of Stonehenge, designing their own cave paintings and ordering time lines of the main chronological events. Next week Year 3 is looking forward to studying how volcanoes happen and how they have effected the rocks around […]
We have been celebrating Science day this week, culminating our study on rocks, fossils and the palaeontologist, Mary Anning. We are looking forward to a history day next week and celebrating everything we have learned about the Stone Age – with lots of practical activities.
This week we have been learning about the amazing palaeontologist Mary Anning who discovered her first fossil, Ichthyosaur, at the age of 12. After half term we will discover how fossils are formed. Mrs Stephens.
This week in Maths we have been practising more formal ways of addition using the columnar method, by partitioning numbers. In English we have been writing stories using powerful adjectives to entertain the reader. Next week we are looking forward to be able to use the columnar method of addition, in Maths, using exchange. We […]
In Year 3 this week we have been celebrating Harvest and its importance around the world be designing posters collaboratively. Next week we will be preparing for our Year 3 visit to St Paul’s Church as part of our RE study into places of worship.
Year 3 have enjoyed having Robert and Hilary in today to enhance their Egyptian learning. We have learnt about farming around the Nile, eating habits, burial habits, pyramid building, glyphs and hiroglyphs as well as handling original artifacts. It’s been a very ‘hands on’ day and like a day in the life as a real […]