Welcome to Year 3!
Mrs Bowey, Miss Critchlow and Miss Croxford are our Year 3 teachers. Mrs Bowey and Miss Critchlow teach Y3 Elm and Miss Croxford teaches Year 3 Rowan.
Information about what Year 3 will be learning can be found in our ‘Curriculum’ section and under the Topic link above.
In Rowan this term we have been looking at rocks. We first explored the yard for different rocks and brought them back into the classroom. We then compared and grouped the different rocks based on their appearance. We also have made chocolate rocks to represent the...read more
On Monday, Year 3 had the opportunity to visit the Hindu Temple in Newcastle as part of our RE curriculum. We had an amazing day and our work shop leader Kirtida was very welcoming. She shared her expertise knowledge about the Hindu religion and sang us a song, which...read more
In maths this week we have been looking at dividing numbers using our prior knowledge. We have had our knowledge put to the test by being asked a series of very difficult division questions and we had to run to the correct answer on the yard. Sometimes we had a split...read more
Here at West Lane, we love book all year round and we love reading EVERY day, not just World Book Day! However, this special celebration of stories is a great chance to share our favourite stories and ideas with our friends and share the buzz about books that we have...read more
Are you an aspiring author? Do you have an incredible idea for a gripping narrative? Do you really just love writing stories? Well, this is your invitation to a wide world of imagination: enter the 500 Words competition by following this link! What is 500 Words? The...read more
In Rowan this week, we have been creating our very own monkey puppets based on Leon and The Place Between. We have used a range of colouring pencils, paint and clay to make our puppets come alive! Once we created our puppets, we used them as the main characters for...read more
This week Year 3 Rowan have had lots of festive fun! We have created Christmas cards inspired by a snowman and Santa. We have also created some personalised calendars as well as some wonderful salt dough tree decorations.read more
In the week leading up to Remembrance, our whole school participated in a remembrance project – where pupils decorated Winlaton community with pebbles (carefully designed and decorated by the children themselves, with the names of soldiers from World War 1 and 2) for residents to find!read more
This week, Mrs Nugent and Miss Grayson held an very informative whole school assembly to celebrate ‘Harvest’ time. They talked to us about the meaning of Harvest at this special time of year and encouraged us all to think about others who are less fortunate than ourselves – to give thanks for all the things we have…read more
It was a pleasure to take 30 children for a 100% attendance trip on Wednesday (bowling and a McFlurry) – to celebrate getting into school every day last year! No mean feat!read more
Our Key Stage 1 children enjoyed a fun-filled, spooky afternoon today at their Halloween disco…read more
In science, Year 3 have been learning about forces – investigating how gravity works.read more