On Thursday Year 3 had a great trip to The British Museum. They learnt about the Rosetta Stone and investigated the languages inscribed on it. From this they designed their own hieroglyphics and coded them using modern day techniques.Read More Year 3 visit The British Museum
In July and October, we hire Colfes swimming pool and two coaches to provide two series of intensive swimming lessons. The total time spent in the pool for each child is roughly five hours across the week, equating to 10-11 regular swimming lessons. The advantages of this approach to swimming lessons are that: We have […]Read More Y3 intensive swimming!
Well done to Year 3 and Mr Brown for a fantastic recorder assembly. We all thoroughly enjoyed the performance.Read More Year 3 Recorder Assembly
Year 3 have finished their fabulous oil pastel pictures in the style of Henri Rousseau. They are now on display in our classroom. Here is an example of some of the pictures on display.Read More Henri Rousseau Art
Tomorrow many of the pupils in Y3-6 will be competing in ‘in-school’ tournaments, choosing from tennis, badminton and table tennis. All children have had tennis lessons this term and some attend tennis club after school. Quite a few have been taught badminton during enrichment sessions and table tennis is a bit hit with Y5&6 during […]Read More Net tournaments 🎾 🏸 🏓
Year 3 have been creating their own rainforest pictures in the style of Henri Rousseau, using oil pastels. The completed artwork will be posted on the blog next week!Read More Rainforest Art
All children from Year 2, 3 and 4 participated in athletics lessons at the newly refurbished Sutcliffe Park athletics track & field. In preparation for Sports Day, the children all ran 100m, 200m and 400m, as well as practising long jump and high jump. All children successfully stayed in their lanes for each running event […]Read More Athletics progress
Today Zoolab visited Year 3 to teach them about creatures in the rainforest. Among the visitors were a snake, gecko, giant snail, tarantula and a giant cockroach. The children got to touch the animals and ask questions to find out more about them.Read More The day the rainforest visited Year 3…..
Year 3 have been investigating ingredients which come from the rainforest. Some of these (spices, bananas, sugar and chocolate) have been used to bake a delicious rainforest cake. I hope you enjoyed the slice sent home!Read More Rainforest Cake
Year 3 have been busy creating collages of rainforest animals. They worked as a team to produce some fantastic art for our display.Read More Rainforest Art