Author Archives: Mrs Skelton

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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Cakes Galore!

Thank you to all those in Year 3 who baked and brought in cakes, those who brought in books and, just as importantly, those who came along and bought some!  So far we’ve raised £96 for our class charity SIL … Continue reading

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Year 3, Autumn 2, Week 5

In maths we’ve continued with regrouping; this week we’ve been regrouping tens and the theme for the week has been “Think 100”.  We’ve also used our mental arithmetic skills to follow a maths trail, mentally adding numbers as we go. … Continue reading

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A Cuppa and a Chat with the Over Sixties

Well done to the boys and girls who attended the parish tea for the over sixties yesterday.  The Chaplaincy Team plus choir, 27 children in total, went along to help out.  While the Chaplaincy team worked hard serving tea, coffee … Continue reading

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Year 3, Autumn 2, Week 4

Another busy week draws to a close.  The weeks have been flying by and I’m sure that they’ll get quicker as we approach Christmas. In English this week we have finished off our unit on playscripts.  This has been quite … Continue reading

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Update to Autumn 2, Week 3

As promised, here are the photographs from last week’s reflection in the Prayer Garden in Forest School.

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Year 3, Autumn 2, Week 3

The weeks really are flying by; here we are halfway through November, already! This week in English, we began by looking at the features of a playscript and finding the differences between a script and a narrative.  As a class, … Continue reading

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Update to Year 3, Autumn 2, Week 2

As promised, here are the photographs from last week. We’d predicted some of the more obvious muscles that we expected to use when running but found some surprising additions when we actually tried it out. Here also is the limerick … Continue reading

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Year 3, Autumn 2, Week 2

Another week has flown by and it’s been another busy one! We started the week with our Flat Stan first aid workshop.  The children really enjoyed getting to grips with some bandaging techniques and learnt a lot in a fun … Continue reading

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