Monday 5th November 2018

This week, we have had a brilliant time starting our new IPC topic by visiting the Wetlands Centre. 

We spent the whole day outside enjoying being so close to the water and to all the animals living there; we even saw otters and many birds!
In the morning, we also took part in a Wild Walk and…

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Wednesday 17th October 2018

The end of the half term is fast approaching and it is time to reflect on our start of the year in Giant class.
In maths, we have learnt about place values and how to represent numbers in different ways as well as add and subtract 3 digit numbers. We will carry on working on that over the year…

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Friday 5th October 2018

This week, we visited the Natural History Museum. We had so much fun exploring the dinosaur section and loved seeing the enormous skeletons, we were amazed! 

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Thursday 27th September 2018

Plenty of investigating in Giant Class this week

This week, we investigated the current seven continents and found out that over 175 million years ago  there used to only be one 'super' continent called Pangea. 

 

 

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Thursday 13th September 2018

What a fantastic start to Year 3 we've had in Giant class! 
We started off our new topic called 'Footprints from the Past' and had so much fun pretending to be 
palaeontologists digging up real fossils.

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Giant

It's here........our review of the year. 

What an amazing year we have had. We have enjoyed learning about materials, natural disasters and light sources.

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Wednesday 27th June 2018

In Literacy, We have being looking at our core text 'Matilda' by Roald Dahl. This week, we have looked at using adverbs to describe a verb, giving more detail on how a character is feeling, what a character is doing and how they are doing the action e.g. carefully, surprisingly, suspiciously.…

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Tuesday 15th May 2018

Giant Class have been so busy!

This week in Maths we have being measuring using a variety of units such as milliliter, liter, kilograms and grams to weigh objects, estimate and observe the capacity and volume of water in a container. The children have focused on solving word problems in which…

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Tuesday 24th April 2018

In IPC, the children have been introduced to their new topic on 'Scavengers and Settles' this half term. For homework the children explored and created settlements that people lived in thousands of years ago. For Giant's class Entry Point the children created wall art based on art discovered in…

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Tuesday 27th March 2018

 In Literacy, the children have been planning and writing monologues based on a clip of a volcano. The children had to write from the view point of the volcano using feelings, what was happening and description of the setting. 

In IPC, the children did a science experiment based based on lava…

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Tuesday 6th February 2018

Maths

In Maths, this half term we are learning about multiplication and division. This week we solved multiplication and division problems using different strategies. We learned how to multiply and divide using strategies such as partitioning, place value chart, expanded column method and…

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Wednesday 24th January 2018

Maths

In Maths, this half term we are learning about multiplication and division. This week we solved multiplication problems using 10 times greater.  The children focused on using concrete materials to support their learning such as Cuisenaire rods, bead strings, number lines and drawing…

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