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Year 3

Welcome to the Year 3 Class page!

W.C. Monday 18th March 2019

British Values Week- Law Workshop

On Wednesday 20th March 2019, students from the University of Leicester delivered a law workshop to Y3J. The students explained the importance of British law, as well as discussing the different types of law we have to follow. The children were then encouraged afterwards by the students to create their own laws.  

Science Week- Monday 11th March 2019- Friday 15th March 2019

Engineering- Y3J

On Thursday 14th March, Y3J spent the day designing and building a boat that floats and carries passengers. They also explored the best shapes for the hull of a ship as it passes through sand too. 

W,.C. Monday 4th February 2019

British Values Week- Hinduism

This week, Y3J discovered that Hindus visit the Mandir to worship. The word mandir comes from the Sanskrit mandira, meaning dwelling place. Y3J had great fun finding out about what the Mandir was like, as well as finding out about the different Hindu Gods and Goddesses.

 

Monday 21st January 2019

 Year 3 and Year 4 Stone Age Day

Today, we had a fantastic Stone Age Day. Our visitor, Mr Trevor, taught us lots of fantastic facts about the Stone Age period through lots of role-play and discussion. Everyone had a fun-filled day and we learnt lots of unforgettable things.

 

Wednesday 9th January 2019

Today, we attended a mass in the school hall to celebrate the Epiphany of the Lord. We remembered the Three Wise Men who travelled to visit the baby Jesus.

 

Tuesday 8th January 2019

Welcome back!

Happy New Year to everyone in Year 3 and Year 4! We hope you had a lovely Christmas and have returned relaxed and ready to learn lots of fun new things this term.

 

 

Wednesday 19th December 2018

Carol service

This afternoon, we walked to St John Bosco Church to celebrate Christmas together. We sang Christmas carols, listened to readings from the bible and looked at the lovely nativity tableau. It was a beautiful service in which the children sang brilliantly. Thank you to all the adults who came to support us.

 

Tuesday 18th December 2018

Pantomime

Today, the whole school went to De Montfort Hall to watch Peter Pan. It was brilliant! The children really enjoyed the performance and left wanting to see it again!

 

Monday 17th December 2018

Christmas Fair

It was very exciting when each class organised an activity to raise money for our school today. Everyone had a great time working on their stalls, playing the games and winning prizes.

 

Class Liturgy

Thursday 29th November 2018

This morning, we celebrated the Feast of Christ the King. It was great to see lots of enthusiasm from the children throughout the entire liturgy. A huge well done to all those who read, acted, sang and danced. Thank you to all the parents/carers who attended our liturgy today.

Monday 12th November 2018

Anti-Bullying Week

The theme of this year’s anti-bullying week was to choose respect over bullying. In Year 3J, we discussed the importance of showing that bullying is a behaviour choice, and that children and young people can set a positive example by opting to respect each other at school, in their homes and communities, and online.

 

Monday 5th November 2018

British Values Week: Individual Liberty

In Year 3J, we talked about how we are all different, have individual personalities, things that we prefer and that this is important. We discovered that countries including Britain protect our rights to be individuals and that it is also important that we practice supporting each other to be who we are. Everyone had a great time celebrating the uniqueness of each other this week through lots of role-play and discussion.

 

Thursday 1st November 2018

The Feast of All Saints

We celebrated the Feast of All Saints today. In Father David’s homily, the children were able to reflect on the qualities of a saint. They recognised that saints are holy people that show their love for God by loving others. A big thank you to the parents/carers that shared our mass today.

 

Thursday 18th October 2018

Harvest Mass

The whole school gathered together today to thank god for the harvest in a beautiful mass. As Catholics it is important for us to be like Jesus and help those who are less fortunate. It was wonderful to see our school come together as a community and be Good Samaritans by donating food and drink for those in need of our help and support.

 

Friday 14th September 2018

This morning, KS2 went to Holy Cross Catholic Church to celebrate the school’s feast day. It was a lovely mass and the children behaved, read and sang beautifully. Thank you to the parents/carers that attended the mass.

 

Welcome back Year 3!

I would like to welcome all the children into Year 3.  I hope that you’ve had an amazing summer and are looking forward to the year ahead. 

 

Don't forget to keep checking our page for regular updates about our learning.  

Class Teacher: Miss Johnson

Teaching Assistant: Miss Doyle

 

Y3J Class Prayer

 

Dear God,

Lord, be with us all today.

In our work and in our play.

Help us to grow in love and kindness, more like Jesus every day.

Giving us the strength to be the best  that we can be.

Amen

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