On Thursday 4th July Year 3 visited Whitlingham Outdoor Centre to try a variety of different water-sports. We had a wonderful day and here are some of our memories.
On Friday 21st June Year 3 had a wonderful time picking strawberries to raise money for our class trip to Whitlingham. A big thank you to Place UK for providing us with these free strawberries and a big thank you to Wright’s Coaches for providing us with free transport. We are also very grateful to … Read more
On Thursday 23rd May all year groups got to experience a short Karate taster session. Here are some pictures of the fun we had.
Years R, 1, 2 and 3 have been enjoying weekly cricket sessions with experienced cricket coach Mr Platt. We have been practicing our throwing and catching skills as well as out fielding and batting skills. Here are some pictures of the fun we have had.
Year 3 explored the text On the Origin of the Species. We explored how animals were suited to different habitats and how they are similar and different. We then created our own animals and gave them features to match different environments.
Year 3 and 4 had a wonderful time exploring The Night Box during our reading cafe on Tuesday 5th February. We created our own paintings of the night sky before exploring the personification, metaphors and similes used in the text. We then used these ideas to help us write our own to describe our own … Read more
Year 3 had a wonderful science day exploring light and dark. We explored creating shadows and discovered how light travels and how it can be changed. We also looked at materials that reflect light before creating our own shadow puppets and putting on a performance. Here are some of the memories from our day.
Suggested 'Good Reads'
The Boy Who Grew Dragons- Andy Shepard
The Invisible Boy- Trudy Ludwig
The Abominables- Eva Ibbotson
The Battle of Bubble and Squeak- Philippa Pearce
King Kong- Anthony Browne
The Sheep-Pig- Dick King Smith
Fantastic Mr Fox- Roald Dahl
Cat Tales: Ice Cat- Linda Newbery
It Was a Dark and Stormy Night- Janet and Allen Ahlberg
www.bbc.com/bitesize/articles/ztqbr82 – What was life like in Viking Britain?
www.ologyworld.com – Dragonology