Author Archives: Mrs Skelton

Year 3, Spring 2, Week 1

Year 3 have been trying their hand at some poetry writing this week and have proved themselves very adept at it.  We have had some impressive haiku, tanka and kenning poems on various different subjects including volcanoes and earthquakes to … Continue reading

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Year 3, Spring 1, Week 5

And so here we are at half term already!  I think a lot of children in Year 3 will be very relieved to have this week off as so many of our class have been poorly this last couple of … Continue reading

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Year 3, Spring 1, Week 4

This week has been healthy eating week and Year 3 entered into it with great enthusiasm on Wednesday when Mrs O’Connor worked with them.  They had a great time creating menus and place mats but that was nothing compared to … Continue reading

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Year 3, Spring 1, Week 3

This has been a slightly disjointed week as I was off school for part of it and many of our class have also been off with illness.  In spite of that though, Year 3 have soldiered on and I hope … Continue reading

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Year 3, Spring 1, Week 2

This has been a busy week! In English, we have continued our work on non-chronological reports by looking at examples of how a paragraph is written, starting with the general and moving into more specific information.  We also noted the … Continue reading

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Year 3, Spring 1, Week 1

Welcome back and Happy New Year to everyone.  I hope you all enjoyed the Christmas break. It’s only been a short week but we’ve managed to pack in plenty of work.  In English we have begun our unit on non-chronological … Continue reading

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Year 3, Autumn 2, Week 8

We come to the last class news for Year 3 for this term and for 2017!  The term has flown by and the children have worked hard and enjoyed our topic of Scrumdiddlyumptious. This week, they sang beautifully at the … Continue reading

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Year 3, Autumn 2, Week 7

Well, the week got off to an interesting start with our snow day!  I hope everyone enjoyed the opportunity to make snowmen and then cosy up together indoors. The week’s still been a busy one, in spite of being a … Continue reading

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Carols at Westminster

What a pleasure it was today to take 12 representatives from our choir into London for the Carol Service at Westminster Cathedral! For some of the children, it was the first time they had seen Westminster Cathedral and they were … Continue reading

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Year 3, Autumn 2, Week 6

This week has been assessment week so the children have been working really hard showing us what they know and have learnt this term. In spite of being so busy, we found time to ice fairy cakes and bake Smartie … Continue reading

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