Year 3

12Sep

IPC Visitor

Teacher Dinah came to our class and told us about her childhood and what it was like growing up in an Ugandan village. She told us how they walked barefoot to school and had to collect water from the well in the morning. The children had many questions to ask her. What a fascinating talk and we learnt so many new things about what school life was like 35 years ago! ...

11Sep

Design and Technology

During DT we have been designing and making carriers for our egg babies. The children have been testing and using materials that will cushion a fragile object and thinking about how to join these materials to make a box or bag that is easy to carry their egg around in.  ...

04Sep

The Generation Game

We had great fun looking at different photos sent in by the parents and guessing who the people were in the photographs. Some of the photos were especially challenging! The photo of Phillip’s dad as a baby and his granddad as a young man as well as Karim’s dad when he was younger kept everyone guessing!  This was the entry point of our new IPC unit, The Generation Game, where we will be talking about different age groups and the needs...

31Aug

Reading Buddies

Year 3 have joined with Reception class to enjoy books together. The year 3 children are taking responsibility to choose books that may be of interest to the Reception class children and then read stories to them. So far the children have really enjoyed spending time with their buddies, increasing in confidence and also getting to know children from other classes.  ...