Author Archives: Mrs Skelton

Year 3, Summer 1, Week 1

Well, here we are back for the Summer Term already and how amazingly summery it’s been this week!  In fact, it seems to have been a bit of a shock to the system for the children so perhaps they were … Continue reading

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Congratulations Choir!

Our choir recently entered the Lea Valley Schools Choir Competition by sending in recordings of two of their favourite songs. This morning we heard the wonderful news that we are finalists in the competition! The choir will be singing live … Continue reading

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Year 3, Spring 2, Week 5

This week has been assessment week but we have also had plenty of enjoyable parts too! On Monday we celebrated the feast of our school saint, St Joseph.  We went to Mass as a whole school before swapping with Year … Continue reading

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Year 3, Spring 2, Week 4

This week, we have continued and completed some really persuasive letters to Mr Gorton asking if Year 3 could visit Vesuvius to see a real volcano and its effects.  The children have used some lovely persuasive language and have also … Continue reading

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World Book Day in Year 3

Year 3 entered into World Book Day with great enthusiasm today and looked amazing in their costumes. When they arrived at school, they found that our classroom had been changed slightly and they had to enter through Platform 9¾.  Once … Continue reading

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Year 3, Spring 2, Week 3

This week really was a busy week!  We started the week with a normal Monday and carried on with what we’d started last week.  In English we continued our work on persuasive writing, looking at persuasive language and how to set … Continue reading

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Choir News

After a brief break following the big event at the Barbican, our choir are back in force and as busy as ever.  This week we have recorded and sent in our entry to the Lea Valley School Choir Competition.  We … Continue reading

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Year 3, Spring 2, Week 2

Well, that was a short week! In English, we started our new unit on persuasive writing with a debate on whether we should wear school uniform.  A surprising number of the class believe that uniform is a good thing; children … Continue reading

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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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