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All about Year 3 fractions!

Year 3 have been learning about fractions. We have learnt that the number at the top of a fraction is called a numerator.  The number at the bottom is called a denominator. When you add or subtract fractions, the denominator always stays the same but the numerator changes. For example to add 1/5 to 2/5 –  1 + 2 = 3, read more »

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Year 3 visit Dippy!

‘Dippy’ the Diplodocus is a plaster cast model of the fossil of a dinosaur who was found in Western America in 1898. The original fossil is still in America but a plaster cast was on display at the Natural History Museum in London until 2017 when Dippy went on tour.  The model is now in the read more »

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Year 3 Fossil Fun!

We had a visit from Phil the Fossil Man.  He is an expert on fossils and he showed us lots of fossils which he had found. He showed us some sketches which he had drawn of the creatures which created the fossils. We learnt lots of interesting facts about fossils, including the long-necked plesiosaur; his neck was long so that read more »

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