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                          Welcome to Year 3    Croeso i Blwydden 3


Miss Roberts is the class teacher

Miss Willett, Miss Burns and Miss Barnes also work with us.



This week in Year 3 we have been

  • solving fraction problems using cuisenaire rods
  • learning about the invention of the electric light bulb
  • planning our explanation of the electric light bulb.
  • making simple electrical circuits
  • adding a switch to our circuit to make Morse Code machine
  • visiting St. Fagan's Museum of welsh Life to learn about life in Wales during the Victorian era.
  • drawing and interpreting data on a graph.
  • collecting data on a tally chart

Don't forget to follow us on Twitter @waunwen- look for the #waunweny3 to see what is going on in class.




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Celebrating World Book Day

Celebrating World Book Day 1

Learning about Dylan and his Friends

Learning about Dylan and his Friends 1

Copper Jack

Copper Jack 1
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Well done Year 3! We won the Attendance Award for September and October! Keep it up! 

                             This term our topic is called Copper Jack

This topic teaches children about the way of life during the Victorian era in Swansea. 

We will be learning about:

  • Schooling - the way in which children were educated.
  • Work life - the types of jobs that adults and children had to do.
  • Housing - the different types of homes that were lived in.
  • Famous people - a number of famous Victorians and why they were famous.





Look at our fabulous ukulele playing

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Monday Books returned to school  £1.50 for fruit for the week        PE kit
Wednesday Forest School (waterproof coat and wellies)                Guitars
Friday Books sent home       Homework sent home fortnighly


This term we will be

  • looking at the features of a recount and writing a letter 
  • using capital letters and full stops independently
  • using the "ed" ending to show the past tense
  • developing our understanding of 100s 10s and units
  • counting, adding and subtracting within 100
  • revising our 2,5,and 10 times tables using TT rockstars
  • investigating the organs of our body and how we can keep healthy
  • talking and writing about ourselves in welsh.
  • writing about a visit in welsh.