Year 3 Parents Survey

By Gary Evans on Friday, October 13, 2017 in Year 3. No Comments


We are inviting parents to take part in a brief survey about your child’s move from the Infant to Junior school. Please complete the 4 questions by following this link.

Year 3 Maths: addition and subtraction

By Mr. Setchell on Friday, October 6, 2017 in Maths, Year 3. 3 Comments


  Today, we all got together in the hall to learn how drawing can help us with maths. We drew bar models to help us understand the relationship between addition and subtraction. We started by telling number stories about how many fingers Mr. Adkins was holding up. By the end of the lesson, we could […]

Sumdog success – and we’re only 9 days in!

By Mr. Setchell on Tuesday, September 19, 2017 in Maths, Year 3. 1 Comment


As well as practising their maths skills independently over the summer, the children have already completed lots of practice on Sumdog. Some children in year 3 have already achieved  badges. Well done BJS mathematicians! Remember to keep practising those  skills.

Year 3 shadow making

By Linda Samuels on Friday, May 19, 2017 in English, Science, Year 3. 2 Comments


Year 3 did some cross curricular investigations, which included performing a scene from a book they are studying in English. To do this they used shadow dancing to explore their  Science topic which is light.

The Dogs Trust Visit

By Gary Evans on Friday, March 24, 2017 in Community, Year 3, Year 4, Year 5, Year 6. 1 Comment


We met a dog called Bailey and learned all about how to treat dogs with care and respect. We also learned how to keep safe around dogs that we may not know. We had a really interesting assembly and we are grateful to The Dogs Trust for coming in to see us.