Roman Day in 3 Blue

3 Blue have had a great day! We made mosaics, Roman shields, had a gladiator competition, identified Roman numerals and learnt a song about the Romans. What was your favourite activity of the day?

3 Blue learn about pneumatics

This week in Design and Technology, 3 Blue have learnt how pneumatics systems work. We created our own simple pneumatic systems using a balloon, a syringe, a piece of tube and a washing up bottle. We discussed how air pressure affected each system. Which pneumatic system was the most effective? Why? What happened when we […]

More Pen Licenses in 3 Blue

Well done to Maryam, Aisha, Serina and Gufran who have shown consistent, beautiful handwriting and have therefore been awarded a pen license. What advice could you give others so that they can receive a pen license?

Times Table Olympics in 3 Blue

  WOW! Zakariah, Luxor, Gufran, Zakariya, Maryam, Aisha, Safa an Safiyah have all moved up a podium on the times table olympic chart. All of these children correctly answered different multiplication facts in 3 minute. They are all one step closer to becoming the times table class champion. Amazing Safiyah has raced ahead to the […]

Super Spellers in 3 Blue

Well done to all our super spellers, including Aisha, for achieving 10/10 in this week’s spelling test. We were so proud of the number of children who scored 9 and 10. This has improved from last week. Well done 3 Blue! Let’s push ourselves that little bit harder and turn the seven 9’s into 10’s […]

Amazing Bodies in 3 Blue!

In Science this term, Year 3 are learning about Amazing Bodies. So far we have learnt about what a healthy meal should include, the five main food groups and this week we looked at the three diet groups of animals. We then sorted out these animals into a venn diagram. What does a herbivore? Give […]

Super Spellers in 3 Blue!

Well done to all our super spellers, including Aisha, for achieving 10/10 in this week’s spelling test. We were so proud of the number of children who scored 9 and 10. This has improved greatly from last term. Well done 3 Blue! Let’s push ourselves that little bit harder and turn the 9’s into 10’s […]

The Romans in 3 Blue

This week we started our topic on the Romans. We looked at when the Romans ruled and when they invaded Britain. We also looked at some Roman Artefacts and tried to figure out what they were and what they were used for. When Was Rome built? What is an Artefact? What kind of Roman materials […]

Around the World Week in 3 Blue

This week we have been learning about Australia. We have developed our geographical skills, learnt about the history of Australia, understood how Christmas is celebrated in Australia, used VR headsets to explore the Great Barrier Reef aswell as other fun activities. Retell the Legend of the Poinsettia. Tell me 3 facts that you have learnt […]

Maths Problem Solving in 3 Blue

3 Blue have been using their knowledge of place value, addition, subtraction, multiplication and division to solve a range of mathematical problems. We demonstrated that we were super Broad Heath citizens by showing resilience and working as a team. See how many of these problems you can now solve independently. PROBLEM 1 Four bags contain […]

Pizza Making in 3 Blue 😋

Today, we followed our plans and made our own pizzas. We used a range of toppings including sweet corn, peppers, onions and mushrooms to create the perfect pizza! What went well when you made your pizza? What didn’t go the way you expected it to? What would you change next time?

3 Blue make pizza dough

Today we have been making dough to use for our pizza making on Monday. We discussed what ingredients were needed and why. What ingredients were needed to make the dough? Why is using yeast important?

Pen Licenses in 3 Blue

Well done to Aayan, Jasmine and Safiyah who were the first children to be awarded a pen license in year 3. They put in 100% effort to ensure presentation is beautiful and their handwriting is neat. How could you improve your handwriting so that you got a pen license?

Year 3’s Well-being Day Dance Skills

Year 3 having being learning dance skills as a part of their well-being day. They have shown, resilience, determination, perseverance and courage in order to perform. When else have you shown determination? What was your favourite part of the day and why?

Times Table Olympics in 3 Blue

It has now been a month since we started our ‘Times Table Olympics’ in 3 Blue. The idea is that the children are able to answer a number of times table related questions in 3 minutes. If they get them all correct they move up a level on our Olympic chart. We now have 8 […]

3 Blue give instructions

3 Blue have been learning about instructions this week. Earlier on during the week they followed instructions and yesterday they gave each other verbal instructions. As a class they gave Mrs Patel instructions on how to make a chocolate rice crispies cake. Then then had a go instructed each other to make a jam sandwich, […]

Update on 3 Blue’s floating gardens

We have been watering our seeds, and have ensured that they are kept at the correct temperature. They have been placed by the window so they receive plenty of light… and they have started to grow! Why do you think some seeds have grown more than others? What has happened to your floating garden?

3 Blue follow instructions

This week we have been learning about instructions. We identified the key features of an instruction text and looked at what was needed for a good set of instructions. Today, we followed instructions to make a pencil topper. Were the instructions easy to follow? Why? Name the key features of an instruction text. What is […]

3 Blue’s persuasive adverts

This week we completed our holiday brochures for Italy. On Friday we created adverts to persuade people to go to Italy by telling them all the great things it had to offer. We worked as a team and shared ideas on what was best way to sell our holiday! As a class we discussed what […]

Super Spellers in 3 Blue!

Well done to all this week’s super spellers, including Aisha, who worked hard and got 10 out of 10 for their spelling test. Unfortunately, some of us aren’t practising as much as we need to. For next week I would like everyone in 3 Blue to choose an activity from below to help them with […]

3 Blue’s floating gardens

In Science this half term we have been researching floating gardens. We looked at the floating gardens in Bangladesh, to understand how they work. We also conducted our own experiment on what objects float and which objects sink. After 3 weeks of research, planning and designing, we made our floating gardens this week. What happened […]

Making arrays in 3 Blue

This week in maths, 3 Blue have been making arrays to help them to multiply. We made arrays in many different ways. We used cubes, bean bags, paint, stickers and humans! Can you answer these word problems using arrays? Luxor was planting a garden. He planted 3 rows of onions. He planted 6 in each […]

Another brilliant week in 3 Blue!

3 Blue have enjoyed another brilliant week. They have researched their floating gardens for Science, looked at Italy form different views in Topic and indulged in some pizza tasting for Design and Technology. What did you enjoy most this week? What did you learn this week?