Monksdown Primary School

Monksdown Primary School

Year 3 Class 2 (Miss Bynon/Mrs Alam)


Welcome to Year 3 Class 2 (Miss Bynon/Mrs Alam)

Our teachers are Miss Bynon and Mrs Alam, and our teaching assistant is Mrs Chisam.

Spring 2021

No updates due to Covid-19 closure

Autumn 2020

Week of 08/11/2020: Drawing what classical music invokes in our imagination.

Week of 18/10/2020: 3.2 Dance with Glenn.

Week of 18/10/2020: 3.2 Mapping Skills

Week of 11/10/2020: 3.2 French – making pictures for St Sorlin school in France.

Week of 28/09/2020: 3.2 learning a blanket stitch and a running stitch as a part of our Art project.

Week of 28/09/2020: 3.2 looking at historical maps of the UK and Liverpool. We learned how to infer how recent maps were.

Week of 28/09/2020: 3.2 enjoying our charity dancing for Macmillan Coffee Morning.

Week of 07/09/2020: P.E and art. P.S.H.E (making our class rules)

Summer 2020

No updates due to Covid-19 closure

Spring 2020

Click here for the Year 2 Homework Grid Spring 2

Week of 08/03/2020: We have been tasting different breakfast cereal to see if the cereals we like best are the ones with the most sugar in – they were!

Week of 08/03/2020: In science we are learning how easily germs can spread, and what we can do to help prevent this.

Week of 08/03/2020: In PE we were practising to move and balance in different ways.

Week of 08/03/2020: In cookery we extended our knowledge of the different food groups and made healthy kebabs.

Week of 08/03/2020: World Book Day

Week of 26/01/2020: Maths Doubling

Week of 20/01/2020: Our Journey around the world is really beginning to blossom. Work produced and knowledge gained is exceptional. Our corridor has never looked so welcoming.

Week of 20/01/2020: After visiting Asia we were taken to Australia. We learnt about the variety of animals, the life and culture of Australian people and discussed the beauty of and the problems facing, the Great Barrier Reef.

Week of 20/01/2020: 2.3 produced some wonderful writing, using writing skills learnt in English lessons, and our knowledge of Australia from our topic ‘Explorers’, the writing really was magnificent!

Week of 20/01/2020: Children learned how some diseases are spread and how to prevent them from spreading.

Week of 13/01/2020: Real life explorer, Harvey Atlas, visited school to tell us about his different adventures. He shocked us all by leaving us instructions to begin a magnificent and magical quest around the world.

Autumn Term 2019

Week of 02/12/2019: 2.3 were ecstatic to be visited by Santa himself today. What a magical day we all had! He even brought along two of his elves and reindeer.

Week of 04/11/2019: RE

2.3 RE

Week of 15/10/2019: 2.3 on Formby beach

Week of 30/09/2019: 2.3 Boxing up our stories helps us to understand the different skills we are learning in English.

Week of 30/09/2019:2.3 Practicing counting on and back in 3’s

 Week of 24/09/2019: We have been learning to perform the Macarena on Ukulele!

Week of 24/09/2019: As part of our science topic focusing on habitats, we investigated the different Micro-habitats that our on our school field. We looked at different micro-habitats and saw which mini-beasts lived there. Some even lived in multiple habitats!

“I loved looking for bugs and things in different places. I didn’t know there were so many habitats in our school!” Sienna, 2:3

Week of 24/09/2019: PE

Week of 16/09/2019: 2.3 enjoyed a wonderful session with Anchor Education, learning songs to help them with their English skills

Week of 16/09/2019: 2.3 Using number beads to make groups of 10’s and 1’s

Week of 16/09/2019: 2.3 Creating a story map and learning actions to help us remember a story

Week of 16/09/2019: 2.3 Discussing Seasonable Vegetables

Summer Term 2019

 Week of 21/05/2019: We have been learning to sing and play Row Your Boat, and this week it was time to play the C chord on ukulele!

Spring Term 2019

Week of 18/03/2019: 1s have been making carrot cake in cooking this week to link in with our topic of Peter Rabbit

Week of 18/03/2019: 1S re-enacted Palm Sunday this week on the led up to Easter


Week of 18/03/2019: 1S sorted different animals into different categories

Week of 05/03/2019: Year 1 making pancakes!

Week of 11/02/2019:

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Week of 04/02/2019:

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Autumn Term 2019

 1S - We have been testing which method is best to create our teddy bears coat

1S - We have been learning different ball skills in our PE lessons this term

1S - 1S have been programming eachother by providing a set of algorithms to move around the classroom



BeeBot programming.

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We have been working hard weeding the garden.

1S - Weeding the garden

Making fruit desserts. Yummy!

1S - making fruit desserts