Sports Day

This year our sports day has looked a little be different due to current restrictions – unfortunately, we were not able to invite parents to attend. Each year group has had an individual sports day and we couldn’t be prouder of the children’s adaptability to this. Across the entire school, children have showcased an extremely…

3 Owls Maths Division

Here is the video for the 3 Owls Maths lesson on division. Click to watch. Click to pause if needed in the middle.

Year 3 Letters to Folly Farm

Yesterday, 3 Kingfishers received an exciting reply to the letters we sent to Folly Farm, in Wales. We wanted to write to them to congratulate them on the birth of a rare Black Rhino calf and ask them a few questions. Amazingly, they send us a video in reply, answering each of our questions, one-by-one.…

3 Kingfishers have been getting artistic!

This week we completed some mixed-media art, featuring the endangered sea turtle. We combined wax crayons and pastels with a water colour wash, which creates the impression that our turtles are swimming through the blues, greens and purples of the ocean.

Painting with watercolours

Year three have been practising techniques for painting with watercolours in the last week. We started by using techniques such as ‘wet on wet’ and ‘dry on wet’ to find out how the paint pooled on the page in different ways. We finished the week by following instructions to create paintings of trees similar to…

Year 3: Best trip ever?

Today 3 Owls and 3 Wrens had a fabulous educational visit to Blakesley Hall in Birmingham. The children had the chance to dress up as the key conspirators in the Gunpowder Plot. Look out for King James being served by his new servant for the day! The Hall itself was absolutely stunning to see and…