Asquith Primary School

Growing to Succeed

Horsfall Street, Morley, Leeds
West Yorkshire, LS27 9QY

Headteacher: Gillian Austerfield

01133075550

Hawthorn CLASS

 

  

Hawthorn is a Year 3 class taught by Miss Bramley. Here you will find out about all the exciting things we have been learning in class, and any important information. 

 

Important Information

 

PE Days

PE days are a Tuesday with TSC sports coaches and a Wednesday with Miss Bramley.

 

Planners

Signed by parents over the weekend and by the class teacher on a Wednesday when spellings are marked.

 

Reading Books

Reading books are changed weekly on the same day each week for your child's group. Library books are changed on a Friday.

 

Spellings

Spellings will be given out on a Wednesday and tested on the following Wednesday after your child has had chance to practise. Each week, spellings will be updated on the learning platform for you to access at home and practise online! You will also be able to find them on my blog at the bottom of the page.

Homework

Homework will be given out every Friday and should be handed in on or before the following Wednesday. Creative homework will be handed out once a term and children will have longer to complete this.

 

 

 

Leeds Museum Trip- 30th June 2017

Hawthorn Class Blog

What a performance!

joanne on: Hawthorn Class Blog

The children did such an amazing job, singing beautifully on Friday for out Christmas concert. Thank you to all of you who were able to attend, even with the last minute change of venue. It was a complete ice rink outside so at least we had no dancing on ice auditions! We really appreciate all your support, and were very proud of all our children :)

Its now down to the final week, we can't believe how quickly time has flown! There was no homework this week due to all the hard work everyone put into the concert, but this week's spellings are...

action

injection

collection

preposition

invention

subtraction

addition

multiplication

education

correction

Happy practising! I hope you have had a fantastic weekend and haven't been too chilly!

Miss B

#mytoesarecold! #choirpotential

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The Lion, the Witch and the Classroom

joanne on: Hawthorn Class Blog

This week we have been trying our best to finish our class book- The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe. We are almost there! We have really enjoyed this book and have loved beginning to complete work surrounding it. We have so far described the first scene of the book, where Lucy steps into the wardrobe and into Narnia for the first time. We can't wait to carry on with our literacy work and are excited to make artwork based on the book!

This week's spellings contain the 'ch'  sound which makes a 'sh'. They are:

moustache

parachute

machine

brochure

chandelier

chivalry

charade

chef

break

brake

We have all been extra excited today that it is the 1st December! I can't wait to put my tree up this weekend!

Have a fantastic weekend!

Miss B

#christmasiscoming! #what'satthebackofyourwardrobe?

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How to wash a what??

joanne on: Hawthorn Class Blog

This week we have really enjoyed writing instructions on how to wash a woolly mammoth! We have learnt the meaning of an imperative (bossy) verb and have been looking at how to use prepositions to describe our steps in more detail. We made some fantastic woolly mammoth washing toolkits with instructions on how to use each item. These even included unusual thing like a cake...

In maths we have completed looking at addition and subtraction. We have learnt about using the inverse (the opposite) to check our answers e.g. an addition to check a subtraction answer. We have now moved on to multiplication and will soon be looking at division!

This week's spellings are:

preparation

observation

reservation

exploration

explanation

alteration

temptation

accusation

where

wear

We discussed the definitions of these words as some of them are a little tricky!

Have a fabulous weekend! The weather is getting colder which means... ITS GETTING CLOSER TO CHRISTMAS!!!

Miss B

#grabyourbrolly!  #multiplicationmasters

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Happy Hawthorns!

joanne on: Hawthorn Class Blog

This week has been a very friendly one in Hawthorn class. We have thought about how to keep each other feeling happy and have come up with solutions if our friends are not feeling their best. Everyone enjoyed our apple activity... ask your children about this at home!

In literacy we have finished writing our pirate newspaper reports. They look fantastic and very professional! In maths we have looked at using the inverse operation when adding and subtracting to check our answers, and to work out missing numbers.

We are all very excited to begin out new topic next week- WELCOME TO THE STONE AGE!

This week's spellings are:

adventure

creature

capture

nature

temperature

furniture

future

sculpture

feature

departure

Happy practising! The homework this week is a bit of an odd one... please could each child bring in a rock, no bigger than their own hand. We are beginning our new topic and will also be starting to look at rocks and soils in our science sessions so it would be really useful to look at a collection of rocks and be able to experiment on them! We will also be using our own rocks for something intriguing...

Have a lovely weekend.

Miss B

#strangehomework #madscientists

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Extra extra, read all about it!

joanne on: Hawthorn Class Blog

We have been enjoying writing our pirate newspaper reports over the last week. The children have been fantastic reporters and have written some excellent headlines. We have been practising our column subtraction and are almost ready to move on to the next topic!

The spellings this week are:

suddenly

carefully

gently

rudely

giggly

completely

finally

politely

quietly

quickly

Have a fantastic week!

Miss B

#poorlyfriday

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Autumn Term

Welcome back! We hope you had a lovely summer holiday and look forward to hearing all about it.

 

We begin the new term with an exciting topic- PIRATES!! Arrrr....