Year 3

18Jun2018

In Year 3 the boys and girls have been learning about places of worship and special objects. Reverend Mark came in to school to talk to the classes about Church and Christianity. He brought with him a collection of artefacts and clothing to discuss. Everyone was really interested to find out about t

11May2018

Some of our year three and four boys and girls have spent a day at Lord Lawson Academy getting involved in some orienteering. The children, along with other local schools have been taking part in different orienteering activities. One of which, involved using directions and maps to find items hidden

3May2018

The children in year 3 have continued their pattern work by designing collograph blocks to print off. The boys and girls used cardboard to create a raised surface that will be used to create monoprints onto the fabric that we previously dip-dyed. Watch this space to see the final product.

3May2018

Year 3 have been learning to play the melody to a tune on the glockenspiel. The children have learnt how to play C, A and G and have been focusing on copying rhythms accurately and keeping pulse. The children had to listen carefully to each other, and to the backing track to make sure that they play

3May2018

Year 3 have been learning about the patterns that were popular in the 1960’s and 1970’s.This was when most of the houses in Harlow Green were built. The boys and girls experimented with dip-dye techniques in preparation for block printing patterns over the top.

19Apr2018

Year 3 have been learning about how maps can be used as primary sources to help us learn about the past. As part of their ‘Heritage Hunters’ topic the boys and girls looked at maps ranging from 1862 through to the present day. Year 3 found it really interesting to compare maps of their local area an

19Apr2018

In Year 3 the boys and girls were lucky enough to receive some basketball coaching from Newcastle Eagles this week. Everybody learnt some tricks and tips on how to best dribble the ball and the coach tested our reflexes and reactions in a game. All the children are ready to try out their skills in a

19Apr2018

In Year 3 the boys and girls have been matching fractions to decimals. They played a game of matching pairs and some children matched pictures of fractions as well. Fractions are very tricky but all of the boys and girls have tried very hard and shown lots of perseverance.