Week beginning 14th June 2021 – Class 3

We started this week with auditions for our upcoming production – much excitement all round. Everyone was pleased with their parts and are rehearsing to ensure we can have the best performance ever. We continue to learn through our theme ‘Magnificent Mountains’ and have been learning how to perform group balances to represent mountain ranges…. Read more »

Week beginning 7th June 2021 – Class 3

Well that week has flown by! We have been busy again in Class 3 and are learning about perspective in art – we have begun to draw a mountain scene and look forward to adding colour in a medium of our choice. English sees us starting a new unit of work, we are using a… Read more »

Week beginning 24th May 2021

Well what an exciting week. On Monday we visited the church for a Pentecost Service, it was lovely to be celebrating together and Class 3 read the relevant readings clearly and with reverence. We enjoyed seeing Class 1 perform their poem. During Science we performed the investigations that we discussed last week. We used our… Read more »

WB 17th May 2021 – Class 3

This week we have been researching friction and planned an investigation into the effects of friction. We will be completing our investigations next Wednesday. Each pair have decided how they would like to run their investigation and submitted a list of apparatus they require. We have begun our Magnificent Mountains topic and used an atlas… Read more »

WB 10th May 2021

Another exciting and busy week which saw Class 3 continuing to make their moving creature models. We have completed the frames and are working on a variety of cams to ensure the parts of our creatures move. In Science we designed and made boats, thinking about the effect of water resistance on our boats. We… Read more »

Week beginning 4th May 2021

Well what a week! It may have been shorter due to Bank Holiday but we have been extremely busy. In mathematics we have been investigating angles in triangles and using our POWERS to help us to reason and problem solve. We have used this knowledge to help during our design and technology project as well,… Read more »

Week beginning 26th April 2021

In Class 3 we have been continuing with our Raging Rivers theme and the children have produced non-chronological reports about a river of their choice. Some have hand-written these after using a variety of research methods and some have produced a word document using different skills to insert images and change fonts etc. These are… Read more »

Week beginning 19th April 2021

Well, what an exciting week we have had. We have been investigation air resistance and the children designed and made parachutes. They then investigated to see which design was the best by timing each design’s fall to earth. The wind caused some minor difficulties but with perseverance we succeeded. We have also been reading and… Read more »

The Big Ask

The Children’s Commissioner has launched the biggest ever consultation with children. Dame Rachel De Souza, Children’s Commissioner for England, has launched ‘The Big Ask’, the largest ever consultation with children undertaken in England. The survey is live until 19th May 2021 and asks children across England to set out their priorities for improving childhood post-Covid. The results from this… Read more »

WB 29.03.2021

Good morning, I hope you have had a pleasant Easter weekend and enjoyed the various weather experiences. I had all types of weather in one day, including snow! The children enjoyed a variety of Easter activities during the lead up to Easter, including a worship service provided by Chelmsford Diocese. As a result of this,… Read more »