Year 3

PE in year 3

Year 3 have been practising how to throw and catch using a tennis ball. The children found throwing underarm a lot more difficult than throwing over arm. We will be continuing to develop these skills on Wednesday.

Mrs Wordsmith Halloween special

Year 3 worked extremely hard creating their own monster during literacy today. The children started the lesson by learning 3 new words (eerie, petrified and noctournal), the children worked together as a class to find synonyms and word pairs for the 3 words. Finally, the children were challenged to write a description about their monster Continue reading

Fronted adverbrials

Year 3 have been developing their knowledge and understanding of fronted adverbirals in literacy! The children were provided with various sentences and as a group they identified whether or not the sentence had a fronted adverbial phrase .  

Cross Country

This afternoon, we took 10 children over to the Oasis Academy for a Cross Country event. I’m delighted to say that we came back with 4 medals! All children run superbly and on another day, we may have come back with even more podium finishers! We had 2 children that also finished in 4th place! Continue reading

Parallel and perpendicular lines

Year 3 explored parallel and perpendicular lines in maths today; to start the lesson they had to estimate whether they thought the lines in the pictures were parallel or perpendicular and then they used QR codes to help them check to see if their estimations were correct.