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New discoveries in year 3

Not only have we discovered our very own Island this half term but we have also found an undiscovered species . . . look out for the news reports coming soon!!

Our Ancient Egyptian Museum

Not only was Friday Miss Toon’s last day, it was also Sport Relief AND Year 3 even managed to fit in creating an exciting and interactive museum for their VIP visitors after school. Activities included looking at artefacts, solving Sphinx … Continue reading

Farewell from Mrs Burgess!

I would like to say an enormous THANK YOU to all of the children and parents who wrote me lovely notes, said so many words of kindness and brought in gifts today. I am so overwhelmed! I will miss the … Continue reading

Learning to read scales

In Maths we have been looking at measures, including telling the time, and measuring length, capacity and weight. We had to weigh out the correct amount of rice and make sure we had read the scale correctly. It was a … Continue reading


We watched this Pixar film bit-by-bit to help us learn to empathise with the main character. This helped us to work towards writing our own diary entries. They were very emotionally charged! In Music, Miss Toon taught us how to … Continue reading

The Snow Queen

We loved the Snow Queen Panto at the beginning of January and took part in drama to re-enact chosen parts of it. We really enjoyed coming to school dressed up as our favourite panto characters. Eventually we are going to … Continue reading

We have been mummifying . . .

In our English lessons, we have been learning all about mummification so we can write an explanation of how a body would be mummified. In order to make sure we had the process right we practiced on each other, we … Continue reading

Tag Rugby With Mr Roberts

Summer is finally here! In today’s PE lesson, we went onto the top field to play tag rugby!

Fiction Express stars

As part of our guided reading we use a website called Fiction Express. We love the stories they publish. On table 4 we are reading a story called Lost in Space which is a funny story with aliens in it. … Continue reading

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Egyptian game – Senet

Today we tested out some instructions for an Egyptian game called Senet. The instructions were tricky but we managed to follow them and play the game successfully! We thought we could improve the instructions by * adding pictures * condensing … Continue reading

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