Marksbury C of E Primary School

Marksbury Cof E Primary School

Life at Marksbury C of E Primary School
Marksbury Church

Year 3/4        

Brownlee Class

Welcome to Brownlee Class! To view the topic web for this term, please click here.

We have had a lovely first week back to school. We have started off our Romans topic by learning about Roman numerals in Maths and reading about Roman coins in Guided Reading. In challenge time this week, we practiced our listening, explaining and team working skills by describing pictures to each other. 

A big thank you from Miss Mead for making my first week as your teacher so great! 

Please see below pictures for notices regarding the start of the new year. 


Academic Year 2018-2019 Highlights 

At the end of the year we celebrated earning all our kindness marbles and headed to the field as a treat. We enjoyed playing capture the flag and making kites. 




 We had a fantastic time on our school trip to Dyrham Park. We spotted many deer on our walk down to the house and on the way back we were able to see some faun too. 






 We had a fantastic trip to Bristol Museum and Art Gallery. Here he explored exhibits which we had covered in our Topic lesson through out the year and explored story telling in paintings. 


The class were fantastic at discussing what story the paintings were depicting. 




We were able to look around the museum spotting items we have learnt about in our science and Ancient Egypt topic. 


 In Term 5, we visited Wellsway School for an indoor athletics festival. Here we all work on improving our skills and pushing ourselves to do our best. 



Term 5, started with a bang, as we opened the Three Towers music festival. 


To Celebrate St George's day, we made dragon breath. 



 We have been exploring fractions and getting to grips equivalent fractions.



 Term 4 was  jammed backed!  

We were visited by Triathlete Chris Silver, who competed at the recent commonwealth games and World championship. It was inspiring hearing about his journey into the sport and the hard work and commitment he has for his sport. 



We shared our adventure stories with year 1 and 2. 







 At Bath taps into Science, we discovered new technology and thinking in Science, Engineering and Mathematics. 






 We became computer network experts. Explaining to others how they work. 


In Science, we uncovered the fossils we made.



We made our own Maya warrior masks


In challenge time we put our measurement knowledge to the test by working out the perimeter of the classroom. 


 In P.E we have developed our Basketball, Netball and yoga skills.  







Class reminders

- As a reminder to all, pencil cases allowed in class. This may be reviewed later on in the year. However for the start of term please do not bring one in.

- Please bring in your P.E kit on the first day back after the Summer Break, P.E will be on Mondays . Ensure you have a pair of trainers, socks, navy shorts, t-shirt which should be the colour of your house and a navy blue jumper and tracksuit bottoms. 

- There is no swimming at present, as the pool is  closed for refurbishment. We are hoping it be will open again for Term 3. 

- Remember to only use your book bag, ruck sacks are not allowed as there isn't the space for them in the cloak room. 



Home work will be handed out on a Friday .

Reading – Please read at home, fill your reading diary and ask an adult to sign your Golden Book record sheet. This needs to be handed in on Thursday morning

Maths - Please practice your times tables using doodle tables and maths work using doodle maths. Remember to fill your record sheet. Your sheet is to be handed in on Thursday morning.