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Year 3 News

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  • Year 3 learning rainforest poetry

    In English, we have been learning about rainforest-inspired poetry. In small groups, we learned verses of ‘Over in The Jungle’ by Marianne Berkes off by heart. We practised using expression and actions to make our performances lively. Then, we performed the poem for children in......

  • Year 3 at Kew Gardens

    Year 3 visited Kew Gardens to learn more about plants and animals of the rainforests. We took part in a workshop and compared the climate of Kew Gardens inside and outside of the Palm House. This helped us to understand and compare how the light, humidity,......

  • Year 3 learning

    Year 3 have been learning about rocks, fossils and soils. We recreated the rock cycle using chocolate to represent the different stages. We made igneous, sedimentary and metamorphic rocks. It was so much fun!...

  • Year 3 & The Stone Age

    This half term, year 3 were set the challenge of creating a Stone Age based project. They produced fantastic models, powerpoints, art work, recipes and stories! Come and see them in the year 3 classroom....

  • Kew Gardens Visit

    In Spring term, we have been busy learning all about the amazing rainforests of the world. We have learned where in the world they can be found and all about the variety of species that live there. We have enjoyed two great trips to Kew Gardens and London Zoo to learn more about rainforest habitats. We used a collection of short stories called ‘The Great Snake’ to inspire our own rainforest myths and legends. ...