This year we were unable to celebrate harvest festival in church as we usually would. However, we enjoyed coming together via Zoom. Each class prepared a piece about Harvest to share with the rest of the school. We really enjoyed celebrating with each other over the internet. The children wanted to share their performances with … Continue reading
As part of our learning about ‘Rocks and Soils’, we have been testing how permeable different soils are. We collected samples of soil from different places and the children brought some samples from their own gardens. It was messy but fun with everyone in each group having a role.
Please take a look at the creative homework projects that my class have produced this term. Mrs Crockford and I have been wowed by the range of models and art work that the children have created. A big ‘thank you’ to all adult helpers at home – your support is amazing!
The theme this term is: Folkestone. We went on a walk to the harbour and then on to The Leas, taking in many of Folkestone’s landmarks along the way. The children are now busy working on various projects, which some will present to the rest of the school.
We are learning to write explanation texts this week and it is going well! We have thought about all the features of these texts and before we started writing we looked at our writing targets. We have practised writing sentences with causal conjunctions. We used some sentence building cards to help: Also, this week we … Continue reading
In art club this evening the children worked to fill A1 pieces of paper! They created some brilliant pieces of artwork as you can see from the photos.
We have been investigating different rocks, as part of our science topic this term. We have been considering how we use natural and man- made rocks in our everyday lives.
Saturday 12th September was St Eanswythe’s Day. We couldn’t celebrate altogether in the church as we usually would but had special worships in every class instead. We found out all about her life and KS2 even did a quiz about her. Thankfully COVID didn’t prevent the tradition of doughnuts. Everyone enjoyed a doughnut in honour … Continue reading
Dear Parent/Carer, Welcome to Year 3! Your child is now part of the juniors 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 to the children’s education over the past few … Continue reading
Well it’s time to move on and I think we are all ready!We have had a few days together to share our summer stories and catch up with friends. We also had a lesson in origami from Floyd and Jake! Best of luck to class 3 – soon to be class 4!