Dear Parent/Carer, This term we will be building on the learning we have covered so far, and using the recent assessments to inform our future planning. Topic: We are learning all about the countries that make up The UK this term. We will be introducing some geographical skills (map reading, co-ordinates and atlas work) along … Continue reading
This week we have been continuing our learning about rocks and soils, considering the question: What is soil made of?We have discovered some new things and have applied that knowledge to what we have already learnt. The children carried out an investigation to discover how permeable different types of soil are and enjoyed getting a … Continue reading
This week we went on a walk around Folkestone to see some of the Triennial art works. We focused on the installations that are linked to the story of St.Eanswythe, which are all situated quite close to school. The children had some interesting questions and were impressed by some and confused by others! Which is … Continue reading
We have been decorating pebbles this week, with the children’s thoughts about our school values. They came up with some great ideas, showing their understanding of the value for each term, and wonderfully creative decorating skills. Here are some photos of them in action:
Please find attached the homework tasks for this term in Class 3. The children have a copy pasted into the front of their reading records as well. We have explained that they will need to complete at least two tasks, but they can do more if they wish.
Dear Parent/Carer, Welcome to Year 3! We hope that you have had a lovely summer! Your child is now part of KS2 and this first term will be all about easing children back into the routines of school. We will be carefully assessing starting points, as these will be slightly different due to the disruption … Continue reading
Today we welcomed Ian from KIC Theatre back in school! It’s been a while and as usual he provided a wonderful drama workshop all based on our learning about the Tudors. The children were totally engaged and had fun role playing various scenarios. Here they are in action:
We have been estimating and measuring this week and are able to measure in m, cm and mm! Have a look at some of the children in action:
We have had a very active week so far and have been out and about again at The Sports Centre. This is the second time we have taken the children to the Skywalk activity, but this time we combined it with tobogganing too!
We had been looking forward to this day out for some time, and it didn’t disappoint! After an uneventful coach journey (thankfully!) we arrived at the castle grounds on time and in brilliant sunshine!We had a tour of the castle and then found a space for lunch in the amazing and picturesque grounds of the … Continue reading