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YEAR 3

 

Click on the picture links to find out what we are learning about each half term. Here you will be able to keep up to date with activity plans, photographs, videos, pupils' work and interactive links to support learning at home. Pages will be continuously updated.

Enjoy your journey through our class page!

Visit to St Annes Beach 

 

 

We had a lovely day on St Annes beach. 

We enjoyed Ice Cream 
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We also enjoyed a donkey ride
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The children enjoyed a paddle in the paddling pool.
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We all enjoyed ourselves but were very tired on the way back to school.

               

OUR VISIT TO THE ECO STATION

 

 

We went to the Eco Station by train to take part in lots of different activities.

     

 

 

We also had a tour of where the driver sits. 

 

We built bridges and tested them to see if they can hold the weight of a train. 

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We made safety posters about the railway. 
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We made a 3D train. 
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We completed a map of our journey to the Eco Station, remembering what we saw on the way there. 
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We also matched artefacts to different professions on the railway and wrote about what their role.
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Finally we had a little tour of the station and saw a train go under the bridge!
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A visit from the Eco Station

 

We had a lovely visit from Brain and Marjorie who work at Accrington Eco Station, they told us all about staying safe on the railway and showed us lots of artefacts. 

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Have a look at our wonderful reading corner!

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Book Week 

 

For Book Week the children went around in a carousel to read different and take part in activities.

 

In year 3 we read books by Quinten Blake.

 

We read Angelica Sprockets Pockets, children had a look in Angelica's pockets to see the magnificent items she had in her pockets, children also tried on her coat.

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Mr Magnolia only has one boot, children thought about how he lost his boot and where it might be. They also had a go at juggling, playing the trumpet/recorder and making a boot for Mr Magnolia.

 

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A visit from a Story Teller

 

Gav came to tell us a traditional tale with a twist in the 4D room. We were told the story of Jack and the beanstalk from the Giants point of view. We left the room thinking that Jack was a thief.

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Library Visit

 

Children went to visit the library, we met Andrew who told us all about the library, the children then went to read and chose a book to take home.

Year 3 have been learning to play the recorder. So Far The children have learnt the notes A and B.

 

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The next note the children learnt was G. Children then combined the three notes they learnt do far and played Three Blind Mice, Hot Cross Buns and Jack be Nimble.

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Dance

 

Thank you to Dominque, who came into school to teach the children a dance. We had a lot of fun learning a new dance, have a look at our dance moves!

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No Pens Day

 

On Wednesday 05th October it was no pens day Wednesday. We read Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, made books using pictures putting them in sequential order.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Made an advert for our confectionary invention. We also went into the garden to replant radishes, pick and eat apples.

 
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3D Shapes

 

In Maths we have been learning about 3D shapes and their properties. The children had a go at making 3D model shapes using nets and Art straws

 

Place Value

 

We have been learning about place value using arrow cards.