Printing for Perfectly Norman

We have been reading a book called Perfectly Norman. It is all about a boy called Norman who grew some wings and felt embarrassed so covered them up. This was not very nice for him and in the end he decides to show everyone his wings. We learnt that there is no such thing as "normal" and everyone…

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A whole heap of "thank yous"!

As part of our Collective Worship this week we were looking at Caritas Theme 6. This is all about the different people in our community. We spent time thinking about all the people who help us in our community of St Francis School. We thought about our teachers, teaching assistants, office staff,…

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Drumming showcase

Year 3 Djembe Drummers in action! Year 3 showcased their drumming to the whole school. They were excellent.

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We had loads of fun investigating rocks and answering these questions; Which rocks are permeable? Which rocks have the highest density? What rocks are the most durable?

We had to decide our equipment, plan our investigation, find out the answers, present our data and share it with the class. We…

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Picnic in the sunshine!

Year 3 had a lovely treat this lunchtime-a picnic on the grass. Linda made them all sandwiches and they had ice lollies too. They played games and had music to dance to. I bet they would love to do this every day.

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We have absolutely loved the beautiful view out of our classroom window this Spring Term. There is nothing as pretty as a carpet of pink blossom! 

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We have been learning all about the Stone Age and Iron Age. We have learnt: how people lived, what they eat and what their settlements were like. As part of our art and DT skills, we worked in partners to create our very own hillforts! 


Take a look at our designs. We are super proud of…

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Art Gallery visit

Year 3 had a wonderful day visiting both the Central Library and Manchester Art Gallery. They went behind the scenes at the Library and thought about the use of photography as a  way to help people to find out about the library. They also went to the Art Gallery and spent time looking at pictures…

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Pandora’s Box

Year 3 worked together beautifully to create this performance of a poem called Pandora’s Box by Paul Perro.

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