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Category Archives: Year 3

Year 3 Beamish Visit

Today we had a wonderful trip to Beamish Museum! We were transported back in time to the Victorian era, as we dressed up as Victorian school children. We experienced a Victorian lesson where we had to work completely in silence! We visited some houses in the village and learnt about traditional rug and blanket making.… Continue Reading

Year 3 Trip to Hancock Museum

We had a wonderful trip to the Hancock Museum today to finish off our topic on the Stone Age. We had a lovely session using the museum’s materials and explorer kit, followed by a look around the museum, we really enjoyed the exhibits. After lunch we were lucky enough to watch a Solar system show… Continue Reading

A Visit from the Teddy Bear hospital.

Year 3 had a wonderful time on Wednesday 18th October as the medical students from the Teddy Bear Hospital came  to visit us! We all brought in our poorly teddy bears and took part in various activities. We learnt about how to keep our teeth healthy and how to brush properly, looked at how germs… Continue Reading

Year 3 Trip to Broxfield Farm

Year 3 had a wonderful time today at Broxfield farm in Northumberland. We started the day by feeding some cows and learning different facts, including different types and names of cows. We then ventured into the fields and saw learnt how a combine harvester cuts the ears of wheat ready to be processed. We had… Continue Reading

Local composer rehearses with Year 3.

Today we were lucky enough to have a rehearsal with local composer Caroline Hoile. We are performing ‘Free as a Bird,’ Caroline’s musical at the Tyne Theatre later this month with children from Byker Primary School and St. Teresa’s RC Primary School. We have thoroughly enjoyed learning the music and hope to see lots of… Continue Reading