Year 3 Blog

A Musical Visitor

In class we have been learning about the instruments in the orchestra. Mr Lowe came to school to talk to us about brass instruments. He brought some instruments for us to look at and listen to. He explained how the instruments worked and let us try to play them. It was good fun


Posted by Fiona Lowe on 3 May 2017

Violent Volcanoes!

Ramon built this fabulous volcano at home. He brought it into school and erupted it for use using bicarbonate of soda and vinegar. It was amazing. Well done Ramon!


Posted by Fiona Lowe on 25 January 2017

Classroom visitor

This is the spider we found in our classroom today. He was living in our red marking box. He was huge and had yellow stripes. We called him Steve and we thought he was amazing. We are going to try to find out what type of spider he is. Mrs Lowe took him outside and put him in a plant pot so he…


Posted by Fiona Lowe on 6 October 2016

Tags: Y3 , Science & D.T.

Y3 At The Library

For our second Library visit, Year 3 had fun using the library system to return, renew and borrow books. 


Posted by Corinne Beveridge on 4 December 2015

Tags: Y3 , Literacy , English


This afternoon, Father Andrew led our class in Prayer and Liturgy. We reflected upon the message that the Angel Gabriel gave to Mary; that she would be the mother of Jesus. We recognised that the 'Hail Mary' prayer reminds us of this important event.


Posted by Kelly Hannah on 27 November 2015

In at the deep end!

Well done to our most inexperienced swimmers.

Today they ALL took the plunge and were swimming in the deep end, well out of their depth. For some non-swimmers, September was their first time in a swimming pool. So to see them bobbing around and having lots of fun in the deepest part of the pool…


Posted by Corinne Beveridge on 19 November 2015

Tags: Y3 , Sport & P.E.

Year 3 Prayer and Worship

"Run in such a way as to get the prize" (1 Corinthians 9:24)

As our class worship was during the Rugby World Cup, we looked at how sportspeople compete to be the best in order to win a trophy, a prize or the title of 'The Best'. The children set up an altar as a focus for our worship, read…


Posted by Corinne Beveridge on 8 November 2015

Tags: Y3 , R.E. , prayer and liturgy

Our New Councillors

Yesterday, lots of children in Year 3 made presentations about why they wanted to be one of our school councillors.

After a secret ballot, we had democratically selected two children to represent our class

Congratuations to Gloria and William!

They are looking forward to their first…


Posted by Corinne Beveridge on 6 November 2015

Tags: Y3 , Council