6.12.2017 - The School Nurse came and taught us about personal space and how to say 'no'.
Cornerstones Express to parents on 5th December was lovely. The children read their speeches with clear voices and enjoyed showing off all the knowledge they have gained about predators this half term.
RE - 5.12.2017 - Year 3 learnt about the Christian Christingle Service and enjoyed making their own Cristingles.
1.12.2017 - St Andrew's Day assembly by 3A - Well done children!
Fantastic singing in their assembly.
Creating the ultimate predator in our Innovation Challenge for Cornerstones has been great fun this week. We've definately improved our computing skills!
Look at our predators...aren't they amazing!
30.11.2017 - Practising telling the time in Maths
29.11.2017 - Maths - We tried really hard to create symmetrical pictures. Keep practising children!
24.11.2017 - Collective Worship
The Green Team did an assembly all about The Brighouse where we will be able to go out and see the countryside with our classes. They showed us how lovely it is out of the city and the wonderful things that nature holds for us. It taught us that we should be grateful for all of the gifts we have in life.
22.11.2017 Cornerstones - What an exciting week in Year 3! Sketching birds of prey, making junk models of birds and the best part - dissecting owl pellets to answer the question 'What do owls eat?'
20.11.2017 - Futsal - playing mini-matches was fun this week - some fantastic teamwork and skills!
Collective Worship - Children in Need
Friday 17th November 2017
6S delivered their class assembly about Children in Need today. It was nice for the children to spot their cousins and siblings on the Live Stream.
17.11.2017 Children in Need in Year 3
16.11.2017 - Learning about the common UK frog and how it fits into a food chain.
14.11.2107 - Our Cornerstones memorable experience was from The Predator Man!
Collective Worship - Remembrance Day
Friday 10th November 2017
6H delivered their class assembly about Remembrance Day today.
8.11.2017 In Cornerstones we are thinking about how our skeletons help us keep strong.
6.11.2017 RE was all about about how we create unity and harmony in our lives. We thought about how the second pillar of Islam can help us do this through prayer.
2.11.2017 - Collective Worship - Take care of yourself at bonfires on 5th November children!
1.11.2017 - Predator! We have been learning what a predator is to start off our new topic. It wasn't as simple as you might think and the children worked very hard to learn about the different classifications.
English - 31.10.2017 - What is a diary?
PSHE - 31.10.2017 - Thinking about families and how they help take care of us.
30.10.2017 - RE - How are we similar and how are we different?
20.10.2017 - Making Safety Leaflets in PSHE
Collective Worship - 19.10.2017
2S presented an amazing assembly about Diwali. We enjoyed listening their singing and learnt lots about the festival. Happy Diwali everyone!
19.10.2017 Love to Investigate! We were thinking about how trees get their water.
Collective Worship - 18.10.2017
Through our topic we learnt about the Celtic Religion today. We spent time reflecting upon how the Celts ask for help from their different Gods and Goddesses and how we ask for help in our differing faiths.
Tribal Tales Express Day - All About Celtic Beliefs
13.10.2017 Black History Day - Lenny Henry, telling jokes, making masks - What a busy morning we had!
Collective Worship - 12.10.2017
This week it will be Black History Day on Friday. Today we had an assembly telling us what Black History is all about. Each year group will be learning about a significant figure from Black History. Year 3 will be learning about Lenny Henry.
12.10.2017 PSHE was about First Aid that children can learn to help someone in an emergency when they need to call 999.
11.10.2017 Our Innovate Challenge for 'Tribal Tales' was to design and build a monument to worship inspired by Stone Henge.
12.10.2017 A visit from the school nurse encouraged Year 3 to think about their emotions.
10.10.2017 We are still learning how to play the glockenspiel to 'Let Your Spirit Fly'.
09.10.2017 Futsal training continued in Year 3 with a 'shoot-out' in our classes.
In English we are learning about explanation texts. First we have had to identify the features of an explanation text...can you?
Collective Worship - Harvest
Friday 6th October 2017
It was fantastic to watch 6SS perform their class assembly on Live Stream today. They performed confidently and delivered the message of harvest clearly. The children always enjoy spotting their brothers and sisters, cousins and friends in the streamed assemblies!
Collective Worship - Sukkot
Thursday 5th October 2017
Jewish people celebrate Sukkot which is just like the Christian Harvest Festival. Year 3 have been thinking about Harvest and raising money for the Red Cross to buy food for people in crisis around the world. We talked about Sukkot and how Jews decorate shelters at this time of year. The children brought in lots of food for Birmingham City Mission. Thank you parents.
PSHE - 05.10.2017 - We have been thinking about habits so we designed hand washing posters to help us remember how to keep healthy.
Look at how well our beans are doing now!
Science - planting mung beans - 29th September 2017
RE - Harvest - 28th September 2017
Collective Worship - Yom Kippur
Thursday 28th September 2017
Following assembly on Monday, the children discussed what Yom Kippur is and how it is good to be able to recognise the mistakes we make and be forgiven for them.
Maths Day - Thursday 28th September 2017
Bronze Age Traders - Tuesday 26th September 2017
As part of our topic Tribal Tales, the children took part in a role-play experience to find out how people in The Bronze Age traded their food and possessions with other tribes. It was a very loud lesson as they first had to choose a tribe leader before they could trade their goods!
No Outsiders in Year 3 was about celebrating how, although we look different, we are still similar on the inside.
Monday 25th September 2017 - No Outsiders
Futsal training continues in Year 3. Check out our skills! Monday 25th September 2017
Collective Worship - Islamic New Year
In Maths we have been ordering and comparing numbers using place value.
We have been reading The Twits by Roald Dahl.
RE - Zakah
Friday 22nd September 2017
The children learnt about Zakah, the third pillar of Islam, and chose which charity they would give to. They had lots of interesting reasons why they would give to those charities. As a year group, we have chosen to give to The Red Cross this year and are thinking of different ways to raise as much as we can.
Stone Age Research in Year 3
Exploring Neolithic Art in Year 3 as part of our Tribal Tales topic.
PSHE - How to Call 999 - 19th September 2017
The children loved their visit to Sarehole Mill this week. They learnt about how people lived in the Stone Age and the Bronze Age.
Year 3 Welcome Meeting - Many thanks for coming!
PSHE - 11th September 2017
Today we were thinking about how to be safe near roads. The children had many ideas about how to do this:
Eshal - Cars shouldn't park on the pavement.
Nawal - Look for the green man before you cross the road.
Iqra - Wait for the cars to stop before you cross the road.
Saliq - You should hold an adult's hand to cross the road.
Muzamel - Never cross on your own. Stay on the path.
Amirah - If a car is coming, look both ways before you cross the road.
Aqsa - Let the cars go and then you can cross.
Iqra - You shouldn't cross the road between parked cars.
Laibah - Use a zebra crossing to cross the road safely.
Marta V. - Wait for the cars to stop before crossing at a zebra crossing.
PSHE - What do we know about safety?
8th September 2017
Safety Day - 7th September 2017
Collective Worship - Eid
6th September 2017
"I bought some new, red stripy clothes for Eid and I went to the fun fair in them." - Hassan
"I went to my Nanny's house in my best blue top and jeans." - Syed
"I went shopping with my family and I tried on my new clothes at home. My Mum said that I can wear them next Eid and for my birthday." - Zara
"I ate brown rice and chicken and I played in the garden at my auntie's house on the swings and the trampoline." - Amirah
Welcome to Year 3
3A - Mrs Marway is the class teacher and Mrs McCann is the teaching assistant.
3B - Mrs Begum is the class teacher and Mrs Powell is the teaching assistant.
3C - Mrs Marway is the class teacher and Miss Shaheen is the teaching assistant.