Category: Year Three

Ottoline and the Yellow Cat

In Year 3 we have started to read a book called Ottoline and the Yellow cat.   Semi says, “Ottoline likes listening to other people’s conversations.” Fabrizio says, “Ottoline and Mr Munroe live together in Pepperpot Building.” Nicole says, “Ottoline likes to solve problems.” Charlie says, “The book is a good book but we have […]

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Year 3’s trip to the Museum of London

Yesterday, all of year three got to go to the Museum of London to see a Roman exhibition. We have been learning about the Romans and Celts so it was great that we got to go and see some artefacts that were found from that time period. What happened in our day… Well unfortunately it […]

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Recorders

In Year 3 we have been beginning to learn how to play the recorder. To start with we found it quite difficult not to blow too hard into the mouth piece, but as we have practiced we have got much better at creating the perfect sound through controlling how hard we blow into the recorder. […]

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Materials

Year 3 visited Dagenham Parish Church this week to investigate materials.   Our Science topic this half term has been focusing on rocks and their properties. We visited the church graveyard to see the rocks which were used on gravestones and we discussed the differences in the durability of the gravestones.   The oldest gravestone […]

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Egyptian Flatbread

In Year 3 we have been learning about the Ancient Egyptians this term. We have learnt lots. Last week we had a go at designing, making and evaluating some Egyptian Flatbread.   First we designed what we wanted out flatbread to look like, then we made our flatbread by following instructions and then finally we […]

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Problem Solving in Maths

In 3F we have been looking at problem solving in Maths. Today our problem was: Is it always, sometimes or never true that if you add three odd numbers the answer will be an even number? We decided as a class that the best way to solve this problem would be to investigate this. So […]

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Expanded Column Addition

In Year 3 we have been looking at expanded column addition in Maths. Here is an example: What calculation does this show? How do you know? Can you explain how this has been calculated? Can you try some of your own?

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Year 3 Ballet

Year 3 children are lucky enough to work alongside The Royal Ballet School this half term.   Here are some photos of our first session with them.   We really enjoyed it and can’t wait for our learning next week.

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Democracy at work

We had a great couple of days in school with pupils voting for School Council Representatives, House Captains and Vice House Captains. We had over 100 candidates. All pupils were eligible to stand for the KS2 Council Representatives, Year 6 pupils for House Captains and Yr 5 for Vice House Captains. Speeches were heard and […]

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Healthy Schools Award – Gold
Healthy Schools London school's celebration event. City Hall, London with Mrs L Buckle Yr 2 second from the right. Thank you Mrs Buckle for all your fantastic work getting the school up to the Gold Standard.
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