Year 3

Mrs Docherty / Mrs Gaukrodger

Welcome to Year 3

 

Digital Designs

We have been looking at the work of different digital artists. To create our own Digital Designs, we first of all used view finders to make copies of small sections of the work of local artist Jim Edwards. We then used the 2paint program to make a version of our work...

History Experts

In Year 3, we have been learning about the eruption of Mount Vesuvius. We have learnt many interesting facts about Roman life in Pompeii, the eruption and what Pompeii is like today. We have taken turns to be experts and asks each other questions about what we have...

Planning a route

Marcus, from Cycling Generation, came to our class to help us prepare for a walk around the local area. We looked at maps of our local area and Marcus taught us how use grid referencing and compass directions. This afternoon, Marcus led us on a walk following a route...

Year 3 Hockey

Year 3 have been enjoying working with a coach to practise our hockey skills. We can now hold a hockey stick correctly and are getting better at controlling the ball.

Year 3 Church visit.

On Thursday 19th April, Year 3 visited Birtley Methodist Church. We enjoyed learning about how Easter was celebrated in a Christian church. We found clues hidden inside coloured eggs to sequence and order events from the Easter story. We had fun exploring the church...

Super Spellathon

Year 3 had an exciting morning taking part in a variety of spelling activities. We had so much fun unscrambling words,completing word searches and other fun spelling games. The morning ended with a finale with the two highest scorers from each house taking part in a...

Healthy Cooking with Nick the Chef

Year 3 really enjoyed helping to prepare a healthy meal of sticky chicken and rainbow rice with Nick the Chef. We talked about food groups and what makes a healthy balanced diet. We all agreed our food tasted amazing! [gallery...

Feeling Worried?

In PSHE we have been talking about feeling worried. If we are feeling worried about something and it is making us feel bad, we need to try to do something about it. This could be talking to a friend or a grown up. In the story Silly Billy by Anthony Browne, Billy's...

Fantasy Poems

As part of their English work, Year 3 have been writing poems based on the fantasy story, ‘Leon and the Place Between’. In the story, Leon is transported to a mysterious, exotic world, called the Place Between. Using their own ideas, the children wrote their version...

Inspiring Inventions

Today, the children in Year 3 have been the inventors of tomorrow. Their imaginative designs were impressive and certainly met the criteria of The Little Inventors North 2030 challenge. The winning design was both practical and environmentally friendly. Richard’s...

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