Maths made easy!!!

By Nazia Kabeer on Saturday, December 2, 2017 in year 3. No Comments


In year 3 we have started to use bar models to help with problem solving. Look at the following explanation and then draw your own bar model to solve the problems below.   The Ninjagos have to deliver 358 leaflets for their tea shop. They have delivered some and have 289 left to deliver. How […]

The Tunnel

By Nazia Kabeer on Saturday, December 2, 2017 in year 3. 1 Comment


The children in year 3 have started looking at an interesting book called  ‘The Tunnel’ by Anthony Browne. Putting yourself in the role of Jack answer the following.

Ancient Greece

By Natasha Khan on Monday, November 6, 2017 in News, year 3. 3 Comments


Have a look at some fabulous homework pieces produced by 3M for their Ancient Greece topic.  

Volcanoes!!

By Natasha Khan on Sunday, November 5, 2017 in News, year 3. 5 Comments


This term we are learning about volcanoes through our topic Tremors. Have a look at the videos below to learn some facts about volcanoes and the Ring of Fire!! You can also visit the National Geographic kids website to learn some fun, explosive facts about volcanoes. Can you name some famous volcanoes?

Y3 Twycross Zoo Trip

By Natasha Khan on Sunday, June 4, 2017 in News, year 3. 3 Comments


To start our new topic Predators off with a bang Y3 pupils visited Twycross Zoo.  3M’s trip took place on the Friday which also happened to be the hottest day of the week (25 degrees Celsius) so the class was determined to have fun and learn a lot. We had a session with Jamie who […]

Mighty metals trip

By Shamina Chaudhry on Tuesday, May 2, 2017 in year 3. 10 Comments


The Y3 pupils visited the Museum in Birmingham’s famous Jewellery Quarter.  The museum used to be the actual factory and had all the equipment left as it used to be.  The pupils learnt about the journey of gold from being found in the ground to being made into jewellery.  Unfortunately the gold bars were replaced […]

Science Week – Year 3

By Natasha Khan on Monday, March 13, 2017 in News, year 3. 5 Comments


This week is  British Science Week. To help us start with a bang we had a visit from a Mad Scientist!! Our scientist showed us how to create an eruption using vinegar and bicarbonate soda. We looked at how water and and an Alka-Seltzer could create an even greater eruption. Can you remember the gas that […]

Volcanoes!!

By Natasha Khan on Wednesday, January 18, 2017 in year 3. 12 Comments


This week Year 3 have been learning about the famous eruption of Mount Vesuvius and how it destroyed the city of Pompeii! Have a look at the recreation of Vesuvius erupting and think of questions you could ask an eyewitness. For example why did some people still remain in the city even though an eruption […]

Year 3 Church Visit

By Farzana Mohammed on Wednesday, January 4, 2017 in year 3. 3 Comments


Year 3 had a fantastic time at St. Edmund’s Church. The ladies at the church welcomed us warmly. Luckily U.Susanna was there to guide us through and show us around. We saw a gigantic organ which is used on special occasions to play very soothing music. We also saw a beautifully decorated Christmas tree and […]

Ancient Greek artefacts

By Shamina Chaudhry on Wednesday, November 23, 2016 in News, year 3. 1 Comment


As part of their Ancient Greek topic, the Year Three’s were asked to make a Greek artefact and bring it into school.  Wow! What a great response.  We have had so many artefacts, see the pictures below.  Well done to all the children who worked hard at home to make these and well done to […]