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Parents’ Writing Learning Walk from Reception to Year 6

This morning, 50 parents and friends visited Brownlow Fold to share in a Writing Learning Walk from Reception to Year 6.

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Measuring in Maths

This week year 3 have been learning about measuring, comparing, adding and subtracting measurements.  We have looked at all the different ways of measuring and units we can use.  This is what we learned about today during our maths lesson…

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Mayan workshop

This half term Year 3 are learning all about the magnificent Mayans. On Monday, we had a special visit from a Mayan, called Mr Big Nose, who taught us lots of interesting facts about what it was like living during … Continue reading

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Problem solving!

This afternoon we have been learning to solve problems by reasoning logically. We worked with a partner and used clues to find out the positions boats came in a race.  We had to use good communication and team work skills. … Continue reading

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Physical Education

This week we have participated in circuit training.  This included short sprints, skipping, weights, hurdles, sit ups and burpees.  We rotated around different stations which tested our speed and agility.  We worked with a partner and recorded our scores. We … Continue reading

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Problem solving!

This afternoon Year 3 have been working hard solving number problems.  We have been using the inverse operations to help us.  It was really fun and challenging.   The children then created their own problems.  Can you solve them?   … Continue reading

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Our visit to Blackpool Zoo!

On Tuesday 3rd May, Year 3 went on a school trip to Blackpool Zoo.  We went here because we have been learning about the rainforest which has a variety of plant and animal species.  We ventured through the zoo and … Continue reading

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Logic Problems

In Year 3 this afternoon, we were exercising our brains with a session of logic problem solving.   Using a combination of logical reasoning and recording ideas on a grid, we were ALL able to work out the correct solution. Then we … Continue reading

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Bamboo Tamboo!

This term Year 3 are learning to play Bamboo Tamboo.  It is a form of music from the Caribbean Islands of Trinidad and Tobago.  It combines hitting a bamboo tube on the ground, then striking it with a beater. We … Continue reading

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Problem solving!

Year 3 have thoroughly enjoyed problem solving this afternoon.  We were focusing on investigating patterns. Here are some pictures of us working together to solve the problems.          We are looking forward to our new problem next … Continue reading

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