Year 3 Blog
On Tuesday, we were honoured to to able to listen to the children in year 3 who play musical instruments. We were a very good audience too and enjoyed listening to them. On Wednesday we interviewed some past pupils about what it was like to be at Pope Paul. It was fascinating to hear their […]
Year 3 enjoyed building up their fitness this week with some circuit training. Enjoy your weekend and Happy Mother’s Day to all! Mrs Joyce
This week has flown by so quickly and with lots of fun learning too. We started looking at digital time this week following on from analogue last week. Keep practising at home by looking at the clocks in your house and reading the correct times please. Remember with digital you put the hours first and […]
Year 3 were honoured this afternoon to be able to perform their dance to our over 50’s parish club who were visiting the school. We have been working on telling the story of St Patrick and the saints. Next week we will perform it as part of our celebration morning. Here’s a sneak preview.
For our science learning this week, we investigated which rocks let water soak through and which ones don’t. Enjoy your weekend and for those of you receiving the sacrament of reconciliation for the first time, it is a special time for you and another step on your faith journey. I will be thinking of you. […]
Is it a coincidence this week that as year 3 were learning about Nasa (National Aero-nautics and Space Administration ), it was announced that they have detected seven roughly earth sized worlds orbiting a dwarf star in the system? Perhaps Mrs Joyce has contact with extra – terrestrial beings and inside knowledge! Apparently they are […]
Well done for your amazing home learning projects on our rocks topic. Our classroom is full of a variety of volcanoes, fossils, rocks, posters and even a power point presentation! It was lovely to hear the children talk about other family members who have rock collections at home and have developed their interest in this […]
For a class act of worship this week, we read a story called “Have you filled your bucket today?” It explained that we all carry an invisible bucket around with us which fills with moments of happiness and can be empty when we are sad. We can be bucket fillers of other people when we […]
Year 3 have begun their study of rocks and soils. We examined a variety of different rock types using magnifying glasses and sorted them into different groups. This got us thinking scientifically and asking questions. Why are there so many different types of rocks? Where in the world do we find them? Why are diamonds […]
During our P.E. lesson this week, we demonstrated how we can work together well in teams. We were able to draw on the strengths of the group to make gymnastic sequences.