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Collaborative Learning

Today in English, we worked together in groups, developing our speaking and listening skills. We had an illustration of the Sphinx from our class text and we took it in turns to go up one person at a time (from each group) and look at the illustration for thirty seconds. We then had to go …

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Conjunction Relay Races…

Today in English, we took our learning outdoors. We competed in relay races in teams. We were given sentences based around advising a character from our class text, on a dilemma. Each sentence was missing a conjunction and we had to choose an appropriate conjunction to add detail to our sentence and make it make …

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Ancient Egyptians and Their Daily Activities…

What did daily activities look like for the Ancient Egyptians? Today in Topic, we were looking at and considering pictures of daily activities from Ancient Egypt. We went around in a carousel, annotating the illustrations and writing down what we could see and what we interpreted from them. We then compared their lives to modern …

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Maths Morning Fun

Today in Year 3 we were so lucky that our parents joined us for our maths lesson. This was a great opportunity for our parents to see some of the amazing learning we do in maths. We played games such as Who Wants to be a Millionaire? answering questions involving working out 2-digit division with …

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Come Dine With Me…

Today Year 3 took part in Come Dine With Me Cave Edition! We created menus for The Cave Restaurant, as the character Ug, from our book. The menus entailed meals for our Stone Age friends. We included the foods that Stone Age ancestors ate…

Archaeologists At Work

Today Year 3 were learning about how we know all about the past. We learnt what an archaeologist’s job is and how they help us to learn about the past. Then we extracted evidence from Stone Age faeces, to discover what foods Stone Age ancestors used to eat. Here you can see us using our …

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Perfect Pancakes…

Today Year 3 were learning about the meaning of Shrove Tuesday and why we have pancakes on this day. They then enjoyed decorating and eating their own pancakes. Here you can see us making our pancakes…

NSPCC Number Day!

Today, we raised money for the charity NSPCC whilst celebrating numbers! To celebrate the day and get into the spirit we dressed up as anything to do with a number. We then a full day of just MATHS MATHS MATHS! In Year 3, we had a fantastic day participating in Number Day! In the morning, …

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Mindfulness with Milo …

Today in Year 3 we had a lovely mindfulness afternoon with some animal therapy. Milo gave the best cuddles and his fur was as smooth as silk. We were so gentle and patient with him.

Modelling Maths …

Today in maths we were teaching each other how to multiply a 2-digit number using the written column method! The children did a great job explaining the method and each step to their peers. We even got the maths lead in to listen to the children and she was so impressed!