Category Archives: Class 3

Rocks, rocks, rocks!


Year 3 visited Sevenoaks Wildlife Reserve on Thursday 16th October to investigate rocks and fossils. In our science lessons, we have learnt about the different types of rocks and how they are formed. After a …Read More

No Pens Wednesday


St John’s joined the national speaking and listening event run by the Communication Trust because the staff at our school believe in the importance of speaking and listening throughout the curriculum. Spoken language and the …Read More



Year 3 were exceptionally lucky to be visited by Mrs Goodman, a friend of Mrs Grimble’s, who talked to the class about Judaism. We began with a reconstruction of a Friday night Shabbat meal. The …Read More

Sing Fit


Excitedly, Year 3 arrived at Sing Fit at Sevenoaks School on Tuesday 1st July. Along with 49 other schools in the local area, we marched proudly into the hall carrying our banner and wearing our …Read More

Egyptian Visit


On a beautiful sunny day, Year 3 visited Chiddingstone Castle to consolidate their learning on the Ancient Egyptians. Everyone enjoyed looking at and learning about the Ancient Egyptian artefacts on display especially the coffin lid …Read More

Our Performance of Alice


As we put the final rehearsals into place the children and staff of St John’s are all very excited about their summer performance of Alice. Everyone has worked very hard to make this production the …Read More

Class 3 Review


From Chimney Sweeps to Chocolate Cake! We began by travelling back in time to the 19th century with our study of the historical novel Chimney Child and everything Victorian.  The children loved learning about how …Read More

Outside Adventurous Activities


Year 5 & 6 Cycling Using almost £2,000 of the fantastic total raised by Edward Oatley on his ambitious cycle ride, we have purchased ten new bicycles to facilitate this new project. Our coach for …Read More

The Royal Ballet at the Royal Opera House


Siaron Moore was successful in securing seats for all KS2 to attend a performance of La Bayadère, performed by The Royal Ballet at the Royal Opera House, London on Thursday 2nd May 2013.  I am …Read More



Children in Year 3 are having fun creating animations using Pivot Stickfigure Animator. They are being taught by fellow Year 3 pupils, Marci and Archie who have taken the role of Digital Leaders very seriously. …Read More