Biographies

July 8th, 2016 | Posted by The Oaks in Year 3 Archive - (0 Comments)

This week we have been creating biographies about different athletes. I am sure that you found out lots of information about your chosen sports star. Please could you create a biography about an athlete here on the blog for others to read. Remember: write the biography in chronological order, write an interesting opening paragraph, think about 3rd …
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The Switch

June 15th, 2016 | Posted by The Oaks in Year 3 Archive - (12 Comments)

Today we have watched the video ‘The Switch’ which is about Christiano Ronaldo and a young boy who bump heads. A life changing experience happens as a result of the bump and the video focuses on the determination of both characters. What did you think of the video? If you could experience a ‘switch’ with …
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Summer 2- Going for Gold

May 25th, 2016 | Posted by The Oaks in Year 3 Archive - (0 Comments)

This half term we are learning about our bodies and how they work in the project ‘Going for Gold’. We will find out about how our bodies need nutrients to survive and how we can ensure we are getting the correct nutrients. We will research famous sports people who are local to our school and …
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The Zoo

April 27th, 2016 | Posted by The Oaks in Year 3 Archive - (8 Comments)

Do you enjoy going to the zoo? I love to visit the zoo and see such a wide variety of animals that I wouldn’t get to see otherwise. However there is a lot of controversy surrounding zoos and often the conditions that animals are kept in.       What do you think about the …
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Charlottes web

April 27th, 2016 | Posted by The Oaks in Year 3 Archive - (17 Comments)

We are currently reading Charlottes web as one of our class novels. What do you think of the book so far? How do you predict the story will end? Can you name all the characters we have encountered so far? What do you think of Wilbur? Do you think Charlotte will be able to save …
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Today we have been discussing the EU referendum and gathering information to help us gain a greater understanding about what the changes could mean for us.   What do you think about the possible options? Why are we deciding whether to leave the EU or not? How might leaving he EU have an effect on your …
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Endangered animals

April 15th, 2016 | Posted by The Oaks in Year 3 Archive - (5 Comments)

What does endangered mean? What do you know about endangered animals and why animals become endangered? Is there anything that can be done to prevent extinction or reduce the amount of endangered animals there are? Have a look at this website to find out more information.  

This morning we were really fortunate to be able to use The Observatory at Sharples High School. We used the high tech telescopes to get a magnificent view of a real birds nest and birds. Unfortunately due to a cloudy day we were unable to look at any solar activity but our experience has really …
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Poetry

April 8th, 2016 | Posted by The Oaks in Year 3 Archive - (8 Comments)

Over the holidays you were asked to recite a poem for ‘The Poetry Challenge’. I am really impressed that so many of you have managed to learn all the words of some lengthy poems. Who has enjoyed learning a poem off by heart? Did anyone discovered any great poems whilst they were choosing a poem …
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What is religion

April 5th, 2016 | Posted by The Oaks in Year 3 Archive - (6 Comments)

What is religion? What do you think religion is?  How would you explain it? We learn about all different religions in school, can you tell me anything about the religions we have discussed? Can you name any different places of worship? Why do people believe different things, is it ok for people to think differently? …
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