Category Archives: YR3


Science Day


Year 3 did a number of science investigations today.  Corey told Mrs H all about what the children did. “Using cups of water, kitchen roll and red and blue food colouring, we watched the colours travel and mix to make purple.” “We made cornflour slime, which looks wet when it is in the bowl, but […]

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Music Workshop


It was a noisy, but very happy morning at Anderton earlier today.  Pupils in Year 3 and 4 enjoyed a music workshop, during which they were able to try string, brass and woodwind instruments before coming together in groups to create their own original compositions.  The children were able to use a range of instruments […]

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Design Technology


Year 3 have been continuing with work they began last week in Design Technology.  They have carefully made a plan of a moving Iron Man using 2D shapes, thinking about how they will make him move, and how they will join all the pieces together.  They have all brought in a cereal box from home […]

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The Iron Man


Our class novel is “The Iron Man” by Ted Hughes.  We have been working on our reading skills by identifying key points in a text.  To create interest in the novel we created collages of the central character.  

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