Year 3 Gallery of Events 2018 - 2019

Take a look at some of the fun things we have been doing in Year 3.


Preparing for Holy Communion - July 2019

Fun at Golden Time - June 2019

3D Shapes and Flotsam - June 2019

Benchball - June 2019

Year 3 and 4 played Benchball as part of National Sports Week.

Roman WOW Day - April 2019

Year 3 held a Roman WOW day where the children came dressed up. They made tile mosaics and shadow puppets. In the afternoon children performed the story of Romulus and Remus and sang along to some of their favourite songs!

Fraction Museum - March 2019

World Book Day - March 2019

Skeleton Building - March 2019

Robots - February 2019

Over the half term holidays, 3R were asked to design and make their own robots out of junk. I was so impressed with the effort children put into making their designs, they look fantastic!

Thank You Cards - February 2019

Bee Happy day was on Thursday 7th February, we wrote thank you cards to people to show them that we appreciate everything we do for them and to make them smile.

Skipping - February 2019

On Wednesday 6th February, Anthony came in to deliver skipping workshops to Years 1,2,3 and 4. We learnt the basic rules for skipping and then each class learnt a trick which we performed to all the other classes in an assembly at the end of the day.

Wear Read for Valentines Day - February 2019

On Friday 15th children came into school wearing red for valentines day and were asked to bring £1 to raise money. Children were entered into a raffle to win some prizes!

Book Sale - February 2019

On Friday 7th February, 3R had a class book sale to raise money for our class charity Cancer Research. Children brought in their old books from home and other children from the were given the opportunity to buy these books for 20p, 50p or £1. We raised £22.50 for Cancer Research!


Wellbeing Morning - February 2019

On Thursday 14th February Year 3 had half an hour of wellbeing in the KS2 hall with Mrs Dobrovolski, The children had so much fun playing games, dancing and singing along to music.

Year 3 Assembly - Jesus in the Temple - February 2019

On 1 February, the Year 3s performed an asssembly that told the story of presentation of Jesus in the temple. The children enjoyed their different parts and singing songs about light. This linked with their presentation in church the week before. Now year 3 will begin to prepare for their next step of the sacramental programme, which is Reconciliation.

Roman Chester Visit - January 2019

Sacremental Programme - January 2019

Lacrose - January 2019

This half term in PE we are looking at a new sport, Lacrose. This week we learnt four different techniques to pick up the ball with our sticks.

Christmas - December 2018


Solstice Artwork - December 2018


St Nicholas Visits Y3M - December 2018

In The Netherlands children celebrate St Nicholas on 5th December.  Mrs Murtin is from The Netherlands so we decided to learn more about their traditions.  St Nicholas stopped by and asked us to put one of our PE pumps out he so he could leave us a present.  We learned that in The Netherlands children leave a shoe out for him and he puts a gift in their shoe!

Building Stonehenge from Biscuits - December 2018

This week in our topic lesson, Year 3 have been learning about Stonehenge. In groups, we used different biscuits to build our own Stonehenge models. We planned our designs first on paper, thinking about how we could represent the different stones used to build Stonehenge.

Stone Age Poo - November 2018

Baptism and Liturgy - November 2018

Harvest Assembly and Bob Apple - November 2018

Mass and Cave Art - October 2018

This week on Friday we had attended our first class mass as year 3. In topic we recreated cave paintings on brown paper using charcoal. We carried out our art work under the table to help us imagine what it would be like in a cave for Stone Age people.

Shadows and World Mental Health Day - October 2018

On Wednesday we carried out an experiment on shadows in science. We looked at how shadows changed position and size at different times of the day.  We also wore yellow on Wednesday for Hello Yellow day raising awareness for mental health. 

Being Archeologists - October 2018

To support our topic about the Stone Age we have been learning more about being an archeologist.

Contraction surgery - October 2018

This week in SPaG we looked at contracting words using apostrophes.

Tag Rugby - October 2018

In PE we started to learn how to play tag rugby. We focused on being an attacker where we had to try and grab our partner's bib or a defender where we had to protect our bib from our partner trying to grab it.


Science - Shadow Lesson - September 2018

This week in science we carried out an experiement investigating whether objects were opaque, transparent or translucent. We used torches to see how much light could pass through each object.

Stone Age Timeline - September 2018

This week we looked at a timeline from the Stone Age to try and give us an idea how long ago the Stone Age was. 

French Lessons - September 2018

We also started our French lessons with Mrs Sloan where we learnt numers1-10.