Exploring Digimap in year 3!

This week in year 3 we have been using Digimap! We have looked at our local area online and planned a route where to go on a class trip! Some children mapped out to go to Tonge moor park for some fun and then to Seven acres country park. We added route lines, captions and icons for our special…

Posted by /blog/author/cbower on 25 June 2021

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Super Shabti dolls in year 3

As part of our Ancient Egyptian topic, year 3 have been busy making our very own Shabti dolls. We designed the dolls in our sketch books and then moulded them carefully using clay. Once they were dry, we painted them carefully to ensure the markings were not spoiled. A shabti is a mummiform…

Posted by /blog/author/cbower on 21 May 2021

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Egyptians in year 3...

What a busy week in year 3! We had an exciting afternoon being Egyptians. We dressed up and learnt about what it was like in Ancient times. In English we wrote diary entries about being in an ancient crypt, just like Tadeo Jones! 

In Enrichment we have made our very own Shabti doll, this figure…

Posted by /blog/author/cbower on 30 April 2021

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Egyptian Easter Extravaganza!

A great week in year 3! 

We have completed our Ancient Egypt information leaflets, come and have a read! 

We talked about the colours in French and did our own Easter egg design for a competition! 

Well done to Rosie and Bobby our winners! 

Also a well done to Austin for being given a…

Posted by /blog/author/cbower on 1 April 2021

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Red for red nose day in year 3!

This week it has been testing week in year 3 so we have been busy trying our best but also had lots of fun. We did some great stories about Topher's dream based on the book The time travelling cat and the Egyptian goddess. We designed our own Pharaoh and goddess which we hope to make in a few…

Posted by /blog/author/cbower on 19 March 2021

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Bright sparks in year 3!

This week has been science week and in year 3 we have been learning about light! We investigated the importance of light and how it helps us to be able to see things. We felt items in a bag and tried to think what they would be as we could not see them in the dark. When opened in the light we…

Posted by /blog/author/cbower on 12 March 2021

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Wow What a week in year 3!

This week year 3 have been busy bees! We have all been looking at the book The Lost words as part of book week, where we went on an animal hunt and found clues and did work grouping 'lost' words. We have been taking part in the weeks quizzes, from Kahoot to Staff shelfies and masked readers.…

Posted by /blog/author/cbower on 5 March 2021

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Well-being week in year 3!

This week has been children's mental health week. We talked about our feelings and what makes us feel in certain ways. Year three worked really hard and were honest about their feelings, so they could create their our own emotion poems. Remember it is always good to talk about how we feel! In…

Posted by /blog/author/cbower on 5 February 2021

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Ahoy there me hearties!!

This week has been a big adventure!! Year 3 have wrote pirate adventure stories and made our own Pirate props reading for our recordings! We looked at Bolton's History of now and then and have learnt French colours. What a great week! 

Posted by /blog/author/cbower on 29 January 2021

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Year 3 creation and our incredible wish child!

A big well done to our superhero Austin, who took on a 5k run for charity and raised an amazing £457.50!! We are really proud! 

This week in year 3 we have looked at Genesis! We described the Christian creation story in school and at home! Check it…

Posted by /blog/author/cbower on 22 January 2021

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