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27/02/19

The children have enjoyed a shadow puppet workshop today! Great fun!! https://t.co/jfFgwPvqnU

15/02/19

Year 3 have just found some fossils in the Natural History Museum! https://t.co/yQ983LMGJL

15/02/19

Year 3 are enjoying a fossil workshop at the Natural History Museum today!! We almost got eaten by a T-Rex too! https://t.co/bogQXutVfj

29/01/19

Kent House year 5s and 6s representing us at Bromley School Games hockey competition! Undefeated so far! Come on HPAKH! https://t.co/wPw72ePnEr

28/01/19

Scribble club in full swing at Kent House! We are so lucky to have so many wonderfully creative children https://t.co/UOxyzAJ3rp

28/01/19

A fantastic piece of pointillism from one of our wonderful Year 5s. An artist in the making 🎨 https://t.co/qCwQzfSB5I

20/01/19

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"I owe a huge debt of gratitude to my mentor. In addition to the more official lesson observations, she has given me real-time coaching while I am teaching, which has made all the difference." Meet Emily, a trainee primary teacher at https://t.co/ir2N0F2bt5

19/10/18

A big well done to all the children that received their 100% attendance award today! https://t.co/2FAtmKLvTF

18/10/18

Extra special visitors at Kent House today! https://t.co/KhasT2FsHK

11/10/18

Final night for our year 6 children! https://t.co/nV215xs9FN

11/10/18

Nothing beats a good campfire song while on school journey! https://t.co/9NtHIWk0b2

28/06/18

Our wonderful PTA are working so hard in our hidden garden. Here is a sneaky peek of the amazing transformation so far! We can't wait for the grand opening! https://t.co/DDs9lcdcM2

15/06/18

Spectacular end to our performance arts week with this morning's whole school production of Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream! https://t.co/U6Y4VRnCuB

18/05/18

Royal afternoon tea fun in the sun! https://t.co/mnmdxvDJd8

03/05/18

Year 3 have had a fantastic day identifying the benefits of different plants on their nature walk...followed by a tea workshop where some truly unique blends were created! https://t.co/EAzIqVoN2j

27/04/18

KH's amazing cheerleading team did an excellent job performing during our Friday celebration assembly! #unity https://t.co/rXRIQ7vHr8

20/04/18

Lunchtime fun in the sun! https://t.co/U9nGaoBnlE

20/04/18

We've got opportunities for a and a Assistant to join us in May. Find out more and apply at https://t.co/quPCoWuilD https://t.co/hyvAlpeOAm

19/04/18

Spring has truly sprung in our nursery today! &learning https://t.co/ZibU88MMoQ

29/03/18

Excellent scientific thinking happening this afternoon in year 5. Super teamwork to create a mechanism to lift a heavy weight! https://t.co/jWVaQC6Jhs

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Year 3

Welcome to Year 3: 
Redwing Class & Jay Class 

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Ms. Tildesley is teaching Redwing Class this year and Mr. Rhimes is the class teacher in Jay Class. 

Welcome 

Thank you for your engagement and creativity last term. Everybody had a wonderful time participating in Book Week and Environmental Art Week and created some thought provoking and inspiring art work.  We also enjoyed sharing the homework projects. There were some fantastic fossils and fascinating geological surveys of the local area. Well done to everyone who found the Millennium Rocks!    

We hope you find the information below useful for this half term. This information will help you support your child at home with the organization of their week and their learning at home. 

The homework will be due in on Monday 20th May. The Homework Assembly takes place on Thursday 23rd May. 

Key Times 

Homework 

Homework will be set every half term. Your child will be asked to work on a number of projects, designed to enrich the learning taking place in school. This approach to homework has been designed to enable you and your child to work together in a creative way and to develop a love of learning. Please see the homework document for Summer. 

PE  

In Year 3, the PE day is Wednesday. Please ensure that your child has their PE kit on this day. 

Key Times 

The school gates open at 8:30 in the morning. In Key Stage 2, the children will be dismissed at the end of the day at 15:25. 

 

  

Homework 

Read it 

Research it 

Make it 

Year 3 will be using a range of books written by Anthony Browne as their stimulus for literacy this half term. 

Your task is to read a book (or as many as possible) by the same author. 

Anthony Browne has written some great illustrated stories such as: 

Gorilla 

Silly Billy 

Willy the Wimp 

The Tunnel 

My Dad 

Piggybook 

In Science we will be learning about the functions of different parts of flowering plants; exploring the requirements of plants for life and growth; investigating the way in which water is transported within plants and exploring the part that flowers play in the life cycle of flowering plants, including pollination, seed formation and seed dispersal. 

To celebrate the wonder of plants, we will be having a photography exhibition. Your challenge is to take an AWARD WINNING plant-photograph and present it beautifully for our exhibition.  

 

Dianne English, Overall Winner - Pure Plants, Royal Horticultural Society 

As part of our IPC topic, Treasures, we will be learning about a famous Roman, Julius Caesar, researching his links to Britain after invading these islands in the 1st century BC.  

Your task is to create a Roman Costume. You should research how different Romans dressed and make your clothes and accessories.  

Will you be a: Patrician (politicians and military men), a Plebeian (farmers, artists, workers) or a Slave? 

The Roman Parade will take place on Tuesday 21st May.  

 

Practise it 

Write it 

Design it 

 Spend some time practising the skills we are learning in school:  

 

Maths:    

  • Adding and subtracting 2 and 3 digit numbers using the short column method. 

  • Multiplying using the short column method. 

  • Recalling 3, 4, and 8 times tables.                                                                  

Literacy:      

  • Spelling the first 200 key words. 

  • Reading fluently and with expression.                                                     

  • Handwriting. 

 Anthony Brown’s stories contain many hidden messages and morals. Some of the issues that he talks about important to children such as bullying, family problems or loneliness.  

 

Your task is to write your own story that has a message or moral. 

 

Think about; 

 

What is the message or moral? 

What is your story about? 

Who are the characters? (People, animals or both.) 

Where is it set? 

Linked to the Make it challenge, your task is to research, design and label your Roman costume.