Year 3

  • 09 Apr 2020

    Canon Sharon’s Easter Message 2020

    Canon Sharon has kindly created a beautiful Easter message for our wonderful St Chad’s school community If you would like to view the message, this can be achieved by visiting the ‘Collective Worship’ page in the ‘Learn Section’ of School Jotter. We hope you have a happy and safe Easter together with your families.

  • 10 Mar 2020

    Stone Age Cave Painting

    We learned about cave art  then drew our own!

  • 05 Mar 2020

    Year 3 World Book Day

    A great time had by all!

  • 09 Feb 2020

    Year 3 Hunter Gatherers

    We became Stone Age people and went into the forest hunting and gathering different foods.

  • 21 Dec 2019

    Christmas Crowns!

    We made crowns so we looked very regal when we were eating our Christmas dinners. As you can see we were very excited!

  • 21 Dec 2019

    Our Volcano Workshop

    We thoroughly enjoyed our trip to Oldham Gallery and the volcano workshop.

  • 10 Dec 2019

    Earthquake Zone!

    We have thoroughly enjoyed learning about earthquakes and volcanoes for our topic ‘Active Planet’.

  • 12 Oct 2019

    Year 3 trip to Manchester Airport

    We had such an amazing learning experience at Manchester Airport!

  • 08 Oct 2019

    BBC Ten Pieces – The Earth

    Year 3 and 4 have been listening to the BBC Ten Pieces Trailblazers.

  • 13 Sep 2019

    The Hobbit production

    Key Stage Two had a fantastic start to the new school year with The Hobbit production. Check out the photos below!

  • 09 Jul 2019

    Africa Week

    We loved learning about different countries in Africa. The children loved sharing their fantastic learning during our Friday assembly, which they even presented themselves. Here, you can see a video of the presentation and see for yourself what a wonderful job the children did!

  • 13 May 2019

    Time for learning!

    Outside learning + hula clocks = maths fun for all!

  • 03 May 2019

    Light and Sound

    In Adrian Bowden’s annual visit to St. Chad’s the children in Key Stage 2 explored Light and Sound.

  • 01 May 2019

    Now is the merry month of May

    Year 3 enjoyed dancing around the maypole to celebrate May day.

  • 26 Apr 2019

    Hindu Temple Visit

    The temple was so interesting!

  • 28 Mar 2019

    The pens are on strike!

    We had a shocking surprise when we got into school this morning…

  • 27 Mar 2019

    Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat

    What a fantastic performance,well done everybody!

  • 12 Mar 2019

    Fun Fractions!

    Today we explored equivalent fractions by creating fraction walls.

  • 09 Mar 2019

    Year 3 World Book Day 2019

    We had such a fantastic day on World Book Day. We enjoyed a fun assembly where we sang the different nursery rhymes the adults were dressed up in, we read Dragon Post by Emma Yarlett and wrote a postcard from the dragon in the story. We also looked at the different features of a letter […]

  • 24 Feb 2019


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  • 04 Feb 2019

    Making music

    As part of our Music lesson, Year 3 listened to a poem and created music to accompany it.

  • 21 Dec 2018

    Year 3 Open Classroom

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  • 14 Nov 2018

    Let’s Rock! – Saddleworth Museum Visit

    Our amazing trip to the Museum!

  • 10 Nov 2018

    First World War Centenary

    Everyone at St Chad’s came together this week to commemorate the centenary of the First World War. This was a fantastic learning opportunity for all of the school and each year group had their own unique way of commemorating it. Some classes made their own poppies in a number of different ways, as well as […]

  • 06 Nov 2018

    Poppies In Flanders Fields

    Commemorating 100 years since the end of WWI.

  • 06 Oct 2018

    Year 3 addition and subtraction with a Stone Age twist!

    We used conkers, leaves and twigs to help us with our calculations.

  • 27 Sep 2018

    Baking Bread

    Children in Year 3 and Year 4 have been making bread, it was delicious!

  • 27 Sep 2018

    Stone Age dwellings

    We worked in teams to design and make Stone Age dwellings. Here are some of our designs…

  • 27 Sep 2018

    Let your Spirit fly!

    Year 3 have been learning the song ‘Let your Spirit Fly’. They provided an accompaniment to their song using percussion instruments.

  • 27 Sep 2018

    Scavengers and Settlers

    Year 3’s introduction to the new topic.

  • 19 Sep 2018

    Joe Wick’s school fitness week

    The children from Year 4/5 have joined forces with Year 3 to think about how we keep our bodies and minds fit and healthy.  We loved participating in Joe Wick’s school fitness week – joining thousands of children across the country in live fitness workouts. We have talked about the benefits of enjoying exercise alongside […]

  • 06 Sep 2018

    Welcome Back!

    We hope you enjoyed a fantastic Summer break. We are looking forward to a fun-filled year of learning and hope you are too!

  • 09 Jul 2018

    Nature Sculptures

    This term, we have been learning about nature in art. Today, we learned about the artist Andy Goldsworthy and how he created sculptures from natural materials. We even went outside and had a go ourselves! Take a look at our photos.

  • 22 Jun 2018

    Year 3 and Year 4 Sports day fun

    What a beautiful day for sports day today. Everyone had a fantastic time.

  • 20 Jun 2018

    Celebrating the royal wedding

    We had a creative morning pebble painting, making wooden spoons of a bride and groom, making pipe cleaner tiaras, decorating cakes and taking part in an obstacle race. What fun!

  • 19 May 2018

    St Chad’s High Tea.

    We all had a wonderful afternoon, celebrating the Royal wedding. 

  • 17 Mar 2018

    Sports Relief Week

    This week welcomes Sport Relief 2018 to school. To celebrate and support the good work of the Sport Relief team we will be taking part in the daily mile and feeding in our steps to the one billion steps a day challenge. We will also be raising money for the cause by selling wrist bands […]

  • 08 Feb 2018

    Year 3 Programming

    Year 3 have been writing programmes to draw a square.

  • 17 Jan 2018

    Manchester Airport School Trip

    We had a fantastic time learning about aviation and transport on Monday. The children had a tour of Terminal 2 and went to Manchester Airport Visitor Center. During our visit, the children watched aircraft land and take off. We also did some role playing as pilots and cabin crew. Enjoy the pictures.

  • 29 Nov 2017

    Jam sandwiches

    We followed a recipe for jam sandwiches and then did some writing. The children were hard working, brilliant and tried their best. Well done Year 3!

  • 29 Nov 2017

    Running the St Chad’s Mile

    It was a cold and frosty morning but what fun we had running the St Chad’s mile today!

  • 26 Nov 2017

    Welcoming parents into the classroom

    Enjoying an afternoon making stained glass windows.

  • 13 Oct 2017

    Stonehenge at Sunset

    Look at our fantastic art work.

  • 04 Oct 2017

    Super Stone Age!

    In Year 3, we have had great fun learning all about the Stone Age – the food they ate, the clothes they wore and how they lived. We designed our own Stone Age menus, full of delicious berries and stewed fruit.    

  • 05 Sep 2017

    Welcome back Year 3

    I hope you have all enjoyed your Summer break and are ready for a great academic year.

  • 19 Jul 2017

    Summer Serenade

    A wonderful evening of musical entertainment was enjoyed by everyone.

  • 18 Jul 2017

    Diggle Fields

    Fun at Diggle fields.

  • 16 May 2017

    Right chaps, everything ship shape?

    Look at the pictures from the Year 3 and 4 production of Splash.

  • 02 Mar 2017

  • 02 Feb 2017

    Continents and Countries

    As this half terms topic is continents and countries, we have been searching maps to find where countries and continents are and facts about certain countries.

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