Do you love Harry Potter? Want more from J.K.Rowling? Want a whole, new book for free? A chapter a day from today till July... The Ickabog - read yourself (7-9yrs) or have it read to you! Post your review of chapter 1 here!


Well done Jared - you have tried really hard with your Formula 1 Factfile. We hope you liked writing about this subject, thank you for sharing your extra work!


It will be sad to part company, but I'm sure we will all keep working together on many things in the future! So long, not farewell!


Thank you Amy! We miss you!


Thank you Tomisin - we love your card!


Thank you Tobi, we will pass the message on to Ms Blackmon and Ms Atwood.


Thank you Tomisin!


We have loved being part of the hub team and it has been a privilege to work with children from the other academies.


Such concentration Matteo - your marble run looks great. Hope you enjoyed making it!


Thank you Keyan and Lyla - what lovely messages! We miss you! Hope to see you both soon.


Thank you Jayden - what a lovely picture, Miss Weaver will be proud! We miss you too - hopefully we will see you soon!


Fantastic Theo - we hope you really enjoyed making your sculpture for this week's home learning! It is brilliant!


Amazing! Thank you for sharing these photos - it looks like great fun too, and superb learning at the same time.


So pleased your science experiment on condensation was fun Alec - fantastic home learning!


We love your snake sculpture Alec - well done!


Amazing Elijah - it looks like you were having a great time doing your Science experiment! Glad you are loving the practical work.


And some photos to prove the egg was in tact at the end of the experiment! Eggscellent work Omari! (we couldn't help putting in the pun).


Here is his work, very clearly explained!


Loving your Science work Omari - thank you to mum for allowing us to share this video - you're doing a great job of home teaching! The experiment's aim was to find out if the egg would break when landing if they used a parachute... you can find out the results in this video...


Building a grand sculpture for home learning... we would love to see the finished article!

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Year 3

Class Teachers: Mrs Nkemena & Miss Cardow

Teaching Assistant: Miss Trimm

PE day: Swifts (Thursday morning) Owls (Friday afternoon)

Amount of time which should be spent reading every day: Children should spend at least 15-20 minutes a day reading. This can be broken up, for example: 10 minutes before dinner time and 10 minutes before bedtime.

Key Spellings/spelling patterns for the term: Children will receive a set of spellings each week. These should be practiced every day at home. There will be a spelling test the following Thursday.

Key maths facts which your child needs to know this term:

  • Read and write numbers up to 1000 in numerals and in words.
  • All pairs of multiples of 10 with totals up to 100.
  • Add and subtract any single-digit number to or from a multiple of 10.
  • Add or subtract a multiple of 10 to or from any two-digit number.
  • 2, 5, 10 and 3 multiplication tables.


Literacy overview:

Our topic for this half term is Pirates! We will begin by looking at rhyming poetry and writing our own pirate poems. We will then progress to learning about and writing our own adventure stories. Later in the half term, we will then look at non-fiction writing linked to this topic.

Maths overview:

During this half term, we will be focusing on understanding place value in 3-digit numbers. We will be looking at mental calculation strategies and begin to use written methods for both addition and subtraction. We will also be learning about the properties of shapes.

All other subjects

Art and Design: Designing a container for money.

Science: Investigating forces and magnets.

PE: Invasion games and gymnastics.

ICT: E-safety and using software to present information.

Music: Learning about beat and rhythm.



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