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Year 3 & 4

Welcome to Year 3 and 4. Your child will be in one of three classes-Braille Class, Franklin Class or Newton Class. Below you will find lots of information to support your child's learning journey this year and lots of photographs of learning in action. 

Summer term 2024

Maths - Year 3 have been exploring with money, using coins to make different totals.

Year 3/4 enjoyed drawing outdoors in our new school garden.


We have started to learn about how the Romans invaded Britain and then settled in Britain



Our current DT topic is all about British inventors. We have started to research the inventions of; Alexander Graham Bell (telephones), Tim Berners-Lee (World, Wide, Web), W B Wilkinson (reinforced concrete) and Charles Mackintosh (waterproof fabric). 



In computing we have been understanding what a branching database is and how to create one. We used yes/no questions to sort objects into group.

Drawing sweet treats in our Fabulous Feasts project

In English, we are reading 101 Dalmatians by Dodie Smith.

In geography, we are learning about Mexico

Commando Joe's - Kira Salak mission 1

Commando Joe's - Kira Salak mission 2

Spring term 2024

Pancake races to celebrate Shrove Tuesday

Having fun hot seating the character Hiccup from How To Train A Dragon

Exploring still life art and practising our shading and sketching skills.

Speak Out. Stay Safe.

We created sequences of movements and poses based on James Bond


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Making simple circuits and testing if materials are electrical insulators or conductors

Writing inspired by ‘How To Train Your Dragon’

How to Train your Dragon immersive corners

Autumn Term 2023

Christmas candlelit carol service

Glow in the dark dodgeball was AMAZING!

Rock Kidz 


Rock Kidz paid us a visit following Anti-Bullying week. This year's theme was 'Make a Noise'. As usual, the children had a fantastic time.  



The children have been busy in English reading 'Charlotte's Web' and producing writing based on the story. 



This term, the children have been building their knowledge and understanding of addition and subtraction. 

Computing - Audio Production 


The children have had a fantastic time learning about Audio Production. We looked at different input and output devices. As a part of the unit, we studied a range of podcasts and even recorded our own! 

Geography - Deserts 

Science - Circuits and Conductors 

Conductor or insulator? Testing materials in science

Creating electrical circuits in science

Sports activities with visiting athletes

Ancient Egypt Day

Some of the exciting things we've been doing in lessons this year

Anti-bullying week - odd socks day

Charlotte’s Web immersive corners

The children have been doing some great writing based around Charlotte's Web

Come and enjoy a book in one of our reading corners

Science - Health and Movement

History - Ancient Egypt




Exploring Pattern in Art

Music - Glockenspiels

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Playing the ground bass from Pachelbel's Canon.