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Aztec Come Dine With Me!

Mrs Wason and I ‘treated’ Year 3 to some Aztec food delights, as part of our History lesson. We were very impressed at how the children tucked into a selection of Aztec fruits including avocado and mango for starters.

This was closely followed by edible cricket tortillas, tomato, sweetcorn and a few crispy edible meal worms  for […]

April 27th, 2017|

Ernie’s Incredible Illucinations

Wow!  Mrs Betham has worked hard with the cast of last night’s show to produce an amusing and fun Junior Play. The children did so well remembering their lines, where they should be and what they should be doing.  Their performance last night showed just how much work they have put into rehearsals.  Mrs Belcher and her art scholars […]

March 22nd, 2017|

Year 3 Visit To Cadbury World.

What a fantastic day we had at Cadbury World today! We learnt lots about the Aztecs and how important chocolate was to them. We also got to sample some lovely chocolate. The children were a delight, lots of people commented on what a smart and well behaved  group of  children they are… Well Done Year […]

March 7th, 2017|

Mr D’Arch Smith our Rainforest Explorer

Mr D’Arch Smith visited Year 3 today to tell us all about his rain forest conservation work.  The children enjoyed listening and looking at the sometimes strange, but wonderful, creatures and plants. The highlights included lemurs, the baobab tree, a snake called a fanderfiala, Darwin’s bark spider and chameleons. Please ask the children all about it.

Thank you Mr […]

March 1st, 2017|

The Circus Came To D.C.P.S.

Today we enjoyed a morning of circus tricks with ‘John the Juggler.’  The children, and staff, then had a chance to try out a range of circus skills, including stilt walking, juggling, riding small bikes and spinning plates to name just a few. As you can see from the photos we all had such fun, which […]

January 30th, 2017|

Year 3 Science: What makes objects shiny?

Mrs Davies set Year 3 a Science challenge, to investigate what makes objects shiny?  The children held each object up and asked whether or not it was shiny. They decided that the shiny ones are not sources of light, since light is reflected off them and then enters our eyes. We can’t see them when there is no light or when it is dark.

Together we agreed that […]

January 29th, 2017|

Year 3 Explore the Globe!

In our Geography lessons, Year 3 have discovered the continents and oceans of world. With our learning partners, we explored the globes and an atlas to locate and record our findings. For fun, each group then used the interactive whiteboard to identify a continent. Top marks for Year 3 who successful completed the challenge! Well Done! What will we discover […]

January 23rd, 2017|

Forest School in the Snow.

Year 3 enjoyed a fantastic forest school lesson in the snow. First they explored the snowy Cedars looking for animal tracks. Then, of course, a snowman had to be built. Year 3 enjoyed having lots of fun in the snow.
Mrs Davies

January 17th, 2017|

Year 3 Christmas Hats.

After a beautiful Christmas dinner and chocolate dessert, Year 3 enjoyed the tradition of showing off their Christmas hats. What a creative bunch! Well Done to Devon who won the prize for the best hat!

 

December 13th, 2016|

Year 3 Victorian Christmas Assembly.

What a fantastic performance 3D gave this morning. They all worked so hard on their lines. In the process the children also learnt alot about the experiences of Victorian children, that we will build upon together in our History lessons. The children also learnt more about kindness, which is a theme which ran through our […]

December 7th, 2016|
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