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Author Archives: Miss Duncan

Have a cracking Christmas!

This term in Science we have looked at Animals including humans. We have had some really fun lessons this term, including making arms to see how the muscles work together and drawing around people in our class to create a skeleton using the bones and names we know. In English, we studied ‘War horse’ where … Continue reading »

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Half term hooray!

As we finish the first half term together in year 3, it’s time to reflect on how hard you have worked and the progress you have made since September. I am so proud of all of the learning you have done so far. Here are some photos to share of this. It’s been a very … Continue reading »

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Welcome to Ash class’ blog. We have had a busy week getting back into the routine at school and studying our Commando Joe, Ed Stafford. It was really exciting as we got a letter from him asking about our learning. We wrote letters back to him asking lots of questions and telling him information about … Continue reading »

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A final farewell

In our final French lesson, we went to Mademoiselle Duncan’s boulangerie where we ordered croissants or baguette in French. ‘Je voudrais un baguette/une croissant avec beurre or confiture fraise s’il vous plait’. We were ‘tres bien’! In our final English lessons, we wrote our own versions of The Magic Box by Kit Wright. Please give … Continue reading »

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The penultimate week

After a slow and tired start to the week after a disappointing sports result, we have worked very hard to get all of our work done as we approach the end of term. In Maths, we did lots of work with shape and maps, practicing reading co ordinates. Here is a game similar to Billy … Continue reading »

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The BFG and Chidlers!

This week we have been reading The BFG and writing instructions for giants for how to catch a dream. We also measured ourselves in Maths to see how tall we are – we are not as tall as the BFG though! In Topic this week, we became spies to find out information about Roman towns … Continue reading »

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Last Friday we had our last Commando Joe session of the year. We had to guide our partner around an obstacle course with a blindfold on. In Topic this week we made a graph of the events of Boudicca’s life and how she felt about the events. We also did some research about Roman life … Continue reading »

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Fabulous Fishbourne Roman Palace

We have had a super busy week this week with lots of activities. On Tuesday, we had our run offs for sports day with everyone doing their best and shouting lots of encouragement from the side lines in their teams. On Thursday, we had a tennis session to learn some new skills. On Friday, we … Continue reading »

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Hot, hot, wet!

We have had a very hot week this week, luckily it got cooler towards the end of the week but it was very wet today! This week we started our learning about THE ROMANS! It is a very exciting topic. We placed events in chronological order from the Roman empire and had a debate, as … Continue reading »

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What a week!

This week we have been looking at our new Commando Joe adventurer – Nellie Bly. In our afternoon lessons we have done lots of different activities, including finding places she visited on a map, finding the capital cities in computing and looked at transport from the time she was from. On Friday, we made models … Continue reading »

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