Year 3 Weekly Update – 23/04/21

Dear parents, We hope you all had a wonderful Easter break! This week in Year 3 we are beginning our topic of volcanoes. The children will be learning about the different layers of the Earth, how volcanoes are formed and about some of the most famous volcanoes. They will also begin to design and create […]

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Year 3 Weekly Update – 01/04/21

Dear parents, This week in year 3 in literacy/topic the children have been writing diary entries, pretending they are Hogarth from the Iron Man. They have been trying to use expanded noun phrases and to start their sentences with adverbs. We have been very impressed with their wonderful writing. The children will also be learning […]

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Year 3 Weekly Update – 26/03/21

Dear parents, This week in year 3 in our literacy/topic lesson we have begun reading the text of the Iron Man. The children have been making predictions about what would happen next and have been talking about the character’s feelings in the story. They have been portraying these through the use of drama. Later on […]

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NSPCC’s Speak Out

Dear Parent/Carer I am pleased to tell you that this week we will be participating in the NSPCC’s Speak out. Stay safe. online programme. This consists of an online assembly and supporting classroom based activities. Speak out. Stay safe. is a safeguarding programme available to all primary schools in the UK and Channel Islands. It […]

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Young Artists Summer Show

You may already be aware of the Royal Academy’s annual summer exhibitions. Inspired by this, the Royal Academy is holding a young Artists summer show. The Young Artists’ Summer Show is a free, open submission exhibition for young artists aged 5 – 19 years studying in the UK and British schools overseas. St Catherine‘s school […]

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Year 3 Weekly Update – 11/12/20

Dear parents/carers, This week in year 3 in our literacy we have been continuing to write our own adventure stories, following the structure of the Stone Age Boy. We have tried to use speech marks and interesting adjectives in our stories and also to make sure that they have a clear structure, setting, characters and plot. Maths: The children will be […]

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Year 3 Virtual British Museum Lesson

Year 3 were very excited today to join the Museum of London live on Tuesday for a virtual workshop, where they showed us the findings of some archaeological digs from the Stone Age, Bronze Age and the Iron Age. We were shown many things, such as the real jaw of a woolly mammoth, a handaxe, the […]

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