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…

Remember Remember

Ahead of the upcoming Year 3 educational visits to Blakesley Hall in Birmingham, the children in 3 Owls have been finishing off some Non-Chronological reports about the life of Guy Fawkes and his role in the Gunpowder Plot. Here are some photos of some of the best pieces of work.

Year 3/4 Harvest Festival

Years 3 and 4 today celebrated with a harvest festival assembly. Thank you for all your generous donations.

Y3 visit to Wroxeter

On Thursday, 3 Owls and 3 Wrens visited the Roman City remains at Wroxeter. Wroxeter was once the site of a Roman City where around 5,000 people would have lived. At the site we worked with a guide called Lucy who helped us to understand what the significance was of all of the ruins. She…

Chemical reactions in Y3

Year three children have been learning about chemical reactions in their recent Empiribox Science lessons. The latest lessons in 3 Owls focussed on irreversible changes and the children led their own experiments where they measured the reaction rate of rhubarb when it was dropped in a chemical called potassium permanganate. We cut up three equally…