St. Mary's RC Langley
Class 3K - Mrs Brown

Year 3 Tim Hopgood Author Visit

21 March 2019

Tim Hopgood Visits St Marys!

Today we have had a very exciting visitor in school. 

The author/illustrator Tim Hopgood has come to see us to share with us stories of how he became an author, where he gets his ideas from and he even gave us an illustrator master class! 

We were then given…

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Posted by Karen Brown on 21 March 2019

Category: Class 3K - Mrs Brown

3K Sing-A-Round at the Royal Exchange Theatre

12 March 2019

Sing-A-Round

Today Year 3 and Year 4 have visited the Royal Exchange Theatre in Manchester to take part in a 'Sing-A-Round' organised by One Education. 

The children sang songs old and new and thoroughly enjoyed taking part in a celebration of song and music in a truly majestic…

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Posted by Karen Brown on 12 March 2019

Category: Class 3K - Mrs Brown

3K Celebrate World Book Day 2019!

7 March 2019

World Book Day 2019

Today in school the children have dressed up as heroes to celebrate World Book Day.

Our theme across the school is 'unlikely heroes' which will influence the writing that we produce today.

The children are so excited to create their own heroes with unusual powers and…

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Posted by Karen Brown on 7 March 2019

Category: Class 3K - Mrs Brown

3K Visit to Pizza Express

28 February 2019

3K become Junior Pizzaiolos

As part of our 'Rome' topic this half term we have been on a class trip to Pizza Express to find out more about Italian cuisine.  We were given the opportunity to become Junior Pizzaiolos and made our very own Margarita pizzas.

First we watched one of the…

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Posted by Karen Brown on 28 February 2019

Category: Class 3K - Mrs Brown

YEAR 3 TRIP TO CHESTER

21 January 2019

Year 3 Trip to DEWA (Chester)

Today Year 3 went on a trip to Chester linking in with our current topic of 'The Romans'.

We had a fabulous day finding out all about Dewa (the Roman name for Chester) and what life was like during the Roman occupation of the city.  We found out about life as a…

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Posted by Karen Brown on 21 January 2019

Category: Class 3K - Mrs Brown

3K get festive!

18 December 2018

3K have fun using D&T skills for Christmas!

 

Today 3K have been planning and designing their very own Christmas crowns to wear at the school's Christmas dinner.

We used a crown template and collaged it used glitter, tissue paper, sequins and shapes. 

All of the children had a…

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Posted by Karen Brown on 18 December 2018

Category: Class 3K - Mrs Brown

Chocolate Rocks in 3K!

21 November 2018

Today the children have been using chocolate to help develop their understanding of how the 3 natural rock types are formed (Sedimentary, Metamorphic and Igneous).

To begin with, the children layered milk, dark and white chocolate in a clear plastic cup to replicate how sedimentary rock is…

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Posted by Karen Brown on 21 November 2018

Category: Class 3K - Mrs Brown

The National Coalmining Museum Trip

14 November 2018

Today Year 3 went on a trip to the National Coalmining Museum in Wakefield to learn all about rocks and fossils.

The children took part in a workshop where they learned to classify rocks, discussed how sedimentary rocks such as coal, sandstone, limestone and ironstone are made and they even got…

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Posted by Karen Brown on 14 November 2018

Category: Class 3K - Mrs Brown

Maths Whizz in 3K

12 November 2018

Maths Whizz

 

This afternoon the children have been using the laptops to access the Maths Whizz learning program. 

The children have been using Maths Whizz to help them to revise and practise any areas of their maths that they feel they need more help with. 

All of the children…

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Posted by Karen Brown on 12 November 2018

Category: Class 3K - Mrs Brown

3K Improve their Writing Skills

12 November 2018

Expanded Noun Phrases in 3K

 

In 3K this morning we have been working in Kagan pairs to generate expanded noun phrases to describe a volcano eruption. 

The children have been working really hard on their word classes and have been using thesaurus' to uplevel their vocabulary.

 

  

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Posted by Karen Brown on 12 November 2018

Category: Class 3K - Mrs Brown

Active Maths in 3K

2 November 2018

Active Maths in 3K

Today in our maths lesson we have been taking part in some ‘Active Maths’ to help improve our recall of our times tables facts. 

The children worked in their Kagan teams to answer their times tables questions and then had to carry out various relay races to collect their…

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Posted by Karen Brown on 2 November 2018

Category: Class 3K - Mrs Brown

3K Collective Worship

30 October 2018

Collective Worship

Today 3K used their collective worship time to reflect upon the upcoming Christian day of obligation - All Saints Day, which we will be celebrating on Thursday 1st November.

 

The children talked about their favourite saints and we discussed how we can be more…

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Posted by Karen Brown on 30 October 2018

Category: Class 3K - Mrs Brown

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