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Amazing Peer Assessment

In Literacy, Year 3 wrote a mystery story as a sequel to the novel which they read in class – ”Ottoline and the Yellow Cat”. They made lovely little booklets. They asked for help from the Year 4 and 5

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Delicious Bread

For their final Design and Technology project, Year 3 children got to test their baking skills and made their own loaves of bread. They used various instruments such as a sieve, measuring jug, bread knife and butter knife. They learned

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Brilliant Bird Feeders

In Design and Technology class, Year 3 children assembled a wooden bird feeder, using various sized parts. It was important to consider the assembled product before painting each part of the bird feeder separately. Children had first created a design which

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San Pedro Survey

Year 3, 4 & 5 visited San Pedro Boulevard.  Each child had created their own survey which focused on different elements of Physical and Human Geography.  They used tally marks to note each time they saw one of their items

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Finding out about FRICTION

Year 3 conducted an investigation to test the effects of friction on different surfaces. They used lego board, wood, cotton fabric, newspaper and sequin fabric to cover a ramp. With the help of a metre stick, they measured how high

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Marvellous Murals

Year 3, 4 & 5 visited Estepona and put their map-reading skills to use as they walked around the town to visit many of the wonderful murals throughout the town. The children were enthralled by the murals and each chose

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Investigating Plants

Year 3 are botanist investigators in action! They have planted two kinds of flowers in order to investigate their growth. They are going to answer some of their questions such as ”What will happen if I put my plant in

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Marvellous Mosaics

A mosaic is a piece of art created by assembling small pieces of coloured glass, ceramic, stone, or other materials into an image. Mosaics became a very popular art form during the time of the Roman Empire. Here are Year 3’s

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Legends Day

In Literacy, Year 3 children read legends and then invented their own hero or heroine and monster. They worked hard to plan, draft and write their own 6-paragraph legend. They turned their stories into books and learned how to make

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El Torcal

What an adventurous day Year 3 had at El Torcal! Thanks to their guide, they got to go on a long hike amongst the impressive sedimentary rock formations of the park. Everyone was so excited to stumble upon many fossils

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