Click on the link below to read Year 3’s Curriculum Summary for the Summer Term.
Click on the link below to read Year 3’s Curriculum Summary.
On Friday we finished off the week with the Queens tea party. We had great fun making our own sandwiches, making crowns and also colouring in flags!
On Tuesday we had an assembly with Mr Reynolds, who is from Solihull Catering Services. He was teaching us how to be healthy. We then produced posters and leaflets to inform others.
This week we are having a health week in school. We started the week, 13th June, with breakfast as it is the most important meal of the day. We really enjoyed eating breakfast together!
Today we have had the chance to see a range of careers and the skills required to help us to decide what we could do in the future. We have had a great time listening to Dean Kavanagh, a lady from Jaguar, Solihull Caterers and producer Paul from FreeRadio.
The First Holy Communion children getting ready to receive Jesus for the second time during our Thanksgiving Mass in school. Well done to all of the children who have been a credit to myself and Mrs Perry. Congratulations to you all.
Today we are very lucky in Year 3 to be joined by the chaplain from Cardinal Wiseman, Lauren. We have been working hard reflecting on the story of the Last Supper to help us prepare for our First Holy Communion.
To begin with we looked at what Good Shepherd means to Year 3 and why it is special to us. We then produced collages to show this.
Year 3 also had a go at weaving during our DT day. We all really enjoyed it and found it a lot easier than the sewing! Here are some examples.
On Tuesday 12th April year 3 had a DT day where we learnt about the history of silk ribbon weaving and how Coventry used to be famous for it.
Our DT focus was textiles where we were learning to weave and to stitch using cross stitch and running stitch. Although it was a bit tricky we enjoyed it.
Click here to read a Summary of Year 3 work for the Summer term 2016(PDF)
Year 3 had a DT day on Thursday where they made moving monsters. We used lots of different skills and once we had made our monsters we then evaluated them. We really enjoyed making them and investigating how pneumatic systems work.
On Wednesday 11th November year 3 were learning about world war 1 as part of our work on British values. We were learning about the impact of this world war and why it’s so important to remember.
Year 3 have been learning about the Iron Age in our Stone Age to Iron Age topic. Here are some posters that we produced in groups with all of the information that we have researched.
Year 3 had a writing day on Friday. We were preparing a poem to perform before we had a go at writing our own poem. These are pictures of us performing our poem, “A poem to be spoken silently” by Pie Corbett.
Year 3 have been learning about how shadows are formed. We made sundials and then went out onto the playground to help us to understand how shadows can be used to tell the time.
This week, week beginning 12th October, year 3 are learning about weight. We started off with a practical session to understand how heavy the weights actually are.
Year 3 are entering a poetry competition called Poetry Emotion. We were learning different poetry techniques to help us, for example alliteration and similes.