Commas in a list

We are learning how to use commas in a list. 

We watched a very exciting video on golden eagles. Thought by the ancient Greeks and Romans to be messengers of the gods, golden eagles are large, powerful and majestic birds of prey. They are formidable hunters. They are able to…

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Today, we learnt about Islam. Islam is a very important World Religious as 1.6 billion people around the world follow this religion. We learnt about what Muslims believe and the origin story behind Islam. 

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Explanation Texts

The Life Cycle of a Butterfly

This term, Class 3 are looking at explanation texts. Today, we began looking at the key features. If you haven't completed this lesson yet, click here to complete it

Explanation texts include:

  • Title
  • Introduction
  • Technical vocabulary
  • Pictures or…
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Recommended Reads


'A journey of a lifetime starts with the turning of a page.' - Rachel Anders


Why you should read books

  • Books improve your brain
  • Books improve imagination
  • Books develop critical thinking
  • Books reduce stress
  • Books motivate you
  • Books build self-esteem
  • Book improve…
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KS2 Christmas Dinner

Christmas Dinner Day

KS2 thoroughly enjoyed their Christmas dinner today, thank you very to our amazing kitchen staff!! 

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Our Christingle Service

This afternoon we celebrated our rather unique (and very wet) Christingle service in the playground. The beautiful singing, excellent reading and smiley faces certainly brightened up a drizzly December afternoon!

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The Grinch

Christmas Cards

Class 3 carefully followed step-by-step instructions to draw a picture of the Grinch! Aren't they fabulous?

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Food through the Ages

Throughout our History topic, we have looked at home our experience of food has changed over the last 100 years, we have looked into changes in our tastes, in the availability of food, and how different factors have affected these! 

We can confirm, food experiences have…

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Part-Whole models

We have been worked very hard in maths, learning how to use and draw part-whole models!

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Christmas in Class 3

Christmas Week!

Christmas is in full flow in Class 3, we're having a magical week filled with crafts, fun and smiles! The children have worked so incredibly hard this term and definitely deserve a well-earned rest!! 

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British Values

British Values

This afternoon, Class 3 deepened their understanding of our British Values

  • Democracy
  • Rule of Law
  • Individual Liberty
  • Mutual Respect
  • Tolerance

View more of our work here!

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Purple Mash

This afternoon, Class 3 were set a challenge that would use all of their coding knowledge so far! 

Miss Brown asked them to write an algorithm that made;

  • Continually swim from right to left across the top of the screen
  • After 5 seconds, an octopus to appear and swim across…
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