Category Archives: Archive

Underwater Artists!

This half term in Year 3, we have been learning all about the wonders of water, finding out about rivers, the Water Cycle, and even exploring the Great Barrier Reef in a Virtual Reality! Year 3 have used this learning … Continue reading

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Attendance Award!

Well done to Year 3, for winning the attendance award for the week beginning 19th September! Let’s see if we can win it back from Years 4 and 6 again next week!

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Year 3’s River Walk

Last week, Year 3 made the short walk to Smithills river, to learn all about river features and erosion. There was lots of fantastic learning, looking at why rocks under water become smooth, why the mud around the tree roots … Continue reading

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Rogues Gallery…

Here in Year 3 we have lots of super artists, so this week we have been looking at how to produce a self-portrait. The children used mirrors to study their own faces and have created some wonderful pieces of art. … Continue reading

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Skipton Castle

This half term, Year 3 are learning about the War of the Roses, and where better to start than at a Medieval castle used as a fortress during the war?! On Tuesday, we went to Skipton Castle in Yorkshire, to … Continue reading

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National Board Game Day

Just before half term, Holy Infant & St Anthony celebrated National Board Game Day for the NSPCC. Year Three spent the week creating their own magnetic board games to use their knowledge and understanding of magnets, which they have built … Continue reading

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Euro 2016

Euro 2016 is almost upon us, and we are all set to support the Three Lions in their bid for footballing glory! Next half term, we will be having a Euro 2016 day as well as lots of sports-based experiences, as … Continue reading

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The Roman Invasion

Holy Infant & St Anthony was invaded by the Roman Empire today, as children across the school learnt all about the Romans, how the great city was born (with some fantastic acting!) and their invasion of Britain in the year … Continue reading

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World Book Day

Thursday 3rd March was World Book Day and here at Holy Infant we celebrated in style! All of the children (and teachers!) came to school dressed as a book character, or in their pajamas, ready for a good read! We took … Continue reading

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January’s HI Writing Challenge

This 1/2 term’s writing challenge, should you choose to accept: Use the image to stimulate your writing. Use no more than 120 words. You must include the phrase – I heard a terrifying sound. So, is the sound something rising … Continue reading

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