Year 3 News

Year 3 Newsletter | Term 4 Week 6

30 October 2020 Brigitte McNamara 0

Welcome to to our latest Year Three newsletter. We hope you enjoy reading about what we have been learning in Year 3.  English Year 3 has continued exploring Morris Gleitzman’s book ‘Misery Guts’. In particular, students have begun to discover how words create images and impact the reader. Students have been adding to their reader’s notebooks which are books that […Read more]

Year 3 News

Year 3 News | Term 4 Week 8

28 November 2019 Jen N 0

English We are finishing up our class novel ‘Misery Guts’ by Morris Gleitzman. We have been discussing if the move to Australia has helped in resolving many of Keith’s family problems and how this experience has changed them as a family. Most of the students in Year 3 have returned their Library books and we request any outstanding books be […Read more]

Year 3 News

Year 3 News | Term 4 Week 6

18 November 2019 Brigitte McNamara 0

English We are continuing to read our class novel ‘Misery Guts’ by Morris Gleitzman. The main character Keith and his family have moved to Australia (ask your child why). We have focused on the impact that Keith’s move to Australia has had on his life. Share some experiences with your child about the most difficult adjustments you’ve had to make […Read more]

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Year 3 News | Term 4 Week 4

1 November 2019 Brigitte McNamara 0

Over the course of the year, students have had many opportunities to build their writing skills. This term, we have begun revising persuasive writing and students have been busy researching our new topic,  Spiders vs snakes – which is more dangerous? which links to our science unit from last term. We have recapped what a persuasive text should include and […Read more]

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Year 3 Newsletter Term 4 Week 2

17 October 2019 Jen N 0

Dear Parents, Welcome to our first edition for Term 4. Here is what we are learning about this term: English We have started reading a class novel titled ‘Misery Guts’ by Morris Gleitzman. This book tells the story of a rather unusual, in fact remarkable, boy named Keith who one day decides that his parents are far too serious about […Read more]

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Year 3 Newsletter Term 3 Week 8

20 September 2019 Jen N 0

Wow! What a Term Year 3 have had. The amount of work we have managed to pack into 9 weeks has been nothing short of a miracle. From public speaking to Book Week, to our incursion with Jurassic Garage and Camp, it’s fair to say that Term 3 has been our biggest term yet. Here is a brief snapshot of […Read more]

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Year 3 Newsletter Term 3 Week 6

29 August 2019 Edmund Sze 0

Welcome to our next edition of the Year 3 Newsletter. Our classrooms have certainly been overbrimming with learning and investigations. English We are wrapping up the study of our book, Ziba Came on a Boat. The students are starting to understand from which perspective a story is being told and have empathised with the plight of Ziba and her family from […Read more]