Category Archive: Year 3

Oct 31

Halloween Disco

Here are some photos from this year’s Halloween Disco! We all had a fantastic time! Congratulations to our Best Dressed winners and runner’s up. Reception/KS1 KS2

Mar 11

Samantha’s Holiday brochure to go to Athens year 3

Mar 11

Elodie’s Athens Holiday Brochure Year 3

Mar 11

Olivia’s Athens Holiday Brochure Year 3

Mar 11

Maryam’s Athens Holiday brochure year 3

Mar 11

Jayden’s Athens Holiday Brochure

Mar 11

My Holiday Brochure for Athens, Greece. Tiran, Year 3.

Dec 11

Year 3 ended our unit of work on Fractions by creating fractions quizzes on Google forms! We then sent the quizzes to each other via email, and embedded the quizzes onto the school blog! Why not test your fraction knowledge by completing some of our challenges?!


Dec 02

Stone Age shelter instructions by Olivia, Year 3.

Dec 02

Alex’s Stone Age shelter instructions

Dec 02

Stone Age instructions byThomas F, Year 3!

Dec 02

Tiran’s Stone Age shelter instructions!

Dec 01

Alexia’s instructions how to build a stone age shelter

Dec 01

Layla Year 3 Stone Age shelter instructions

Dec 01

George’s instructions on how to make a Stone Age shelter

Oct 21

Olivia’s Stone Age Report Year 3

Oct 23

Autumn 1 2013 Homework Projects

Wow, Brilliant, Amazing, So proud -The standard of work is getting better every time, thank you parents for supporting your children. We are immensely proud of all the children who completed their projects!

Apr 26

Year 3 World War 2 shelters

Year 3 World War 2 shelters on PhotoPeach Year 3 have been busy making World War 2 shelters this week. They researched different war time shelters and then designed their own. Well done Year 3, some excellent work.

Mar 15

World War 2 day in Year 3

World War 2 Day on PhotoPeach Year 3 had a fantastic day this week when they had a World War 2 visitor in called Harry Shrapnel.

Mar 01

100wc challenge

One sunny day we were going to the zoo and we got to the ticket office. First we went to the giraffes and one wanted some food. So it stuck its head in our car. We gave the tall giraffe a pack of crisps. Then we went to the bull. A car behind us was …

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Oct 22

The Art of Noticing

During half I would like to set you a challenge! Wherever you go take a little notebook and note down the sites, sounds and smells. The notes you make not matter how small can then be turned into a fantastic descriptive poem. This one was written by a 9 year old girl after a short …

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Year 3 began a new topic this week. Here they are rehearsing their performance poetry.

May 30

Year 3 build dens

As part of our materials and their properties science topic year 3 have been building dens. They had to choose the materials used to build their dens according to their properties to make sure they were strong and waterproof.  All the dens stayed waterproof when they were tested!  Well done year 3 for working well as a …

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Feb 08

Year 3 Tag Rugby

At the tag rugby Parkland beat us 2-1. Then we drew Fagley 2-2.Next we won Poplers Farm 2-3 and same with Thackley but we came 5th out of 8 schools all to together we scored 9 trys nathan scored two leo D scored one Leo walsh scored two ebony scored one all of us had …

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Feb 06

Safer Internet Day 2012

Safer Internet Day (SID) aims to promote safer and more responsible use of online technology and mobile phones, especially amongst children and young people across the world. Safer Internet Day 2012 will take place on Tuesday 7 February 2012, centred on the theme “Connecting generations and educating each other”, where they encourage users young and …

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Feb 04

Snowing – Wahey

Is it snowing in Greengates? The video below shows the snow from my front door. Why don’t you post a comment about what you are looking forward to doing in the snow? or after you have been out, write a recount of what you did.

Jan 28

Picture of the week

Have a look at the picture below, What can you see? Where is it? What is the weather like? What do you like / dislike about the picture. Once you have had a think about the questions, you could go the Can we write a story page and add to our group story!! A story …

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Jan 25

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Well done Mrs Allan, what a great idea to start a story from the photo of the week. Have a look children, can you continue the story? Can you leave it on a cliff hanger for the next person? I can’t wait to hear how the story continues……….

Jan 24

Extreme Reading update

Get the Dolch Word Game widget and many other great free widgets at Widgetbox! Not seeing a widget? (More info)Calling all Extreme Readers, I would like to see as many photos as possible by the end of the week please, remember to be safe but have fun when reading. You can email the photo to …

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Jan 24

Panoramic Picture of the week

Where do think this is? What would life be like here? Would you like to live here?

Jan 18


We are very aware that homework can be a chore at home! However it is an integral part of your child’s learning, we hope s/he will develop a responsibility for a learning, consolidate their understanding, share thoughts and ideas with their parents and foster a lifelong love of learning. Therefore we have revamped our Learning …

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Jan 17

Aesop’s Fables

We have been learning about Aesop and the fables he wrote, Aesop was a slave in Ancient Greece 2500 years ago. He wrote a series of fables, which all had a moral. The morals teach us about the correct way to live our life. Many of his morals can be applied today and applied to …

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Jan 09

Picture of the week

To develop our creative thinking we are going to discuss a different picture each week. What can you see in the picture ? What title would you give this picture and why?

Nov 22

Picture of the Week

Who do you think might be in the house? What time of day is it? Where has the sleigh come from? Where abouts in the world is it set?

Nov 22

Victorian Music

Year 5 find this music relaxing. victorian christmas

Nov 22

Children in need

Did you enjoy all the activities that we did for Children in Need? What did you enjoy doing the most?

Nov 22

Testing at Greengates

Ths is a simple word processor.

Oct 17

How to blog safely

A blog can be very exciting, it allows people from all over the world to read our work and make comments. We need to remember to follow a few simple rules to stay safe and to get the most out of our blog. Children are to only use their first name when commenting. Parents who …

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