News - Year 3

Y3 Trip to Temple Newsam

Year 3 went on a wonderful trip to Temple Newsam to enjoy the outdoors for their learning question “How does […]

World book day events with 3a and 6a

6a and 3a had a fantastic afternoon celebrating a slightly delayed world book day. Year 6 read their pieces of […]

Y3 Skeletons

Year 3 have had a great afternoon today learning about the human skeleton. They had to cut out and put […]

Y3 Trip to Synagogue

Last week, year 3 were very lucky to be able to go and visit the synagogue in Shadwell to answer […]

Christmas dinner

Today was Christmas dinner time at Park Spring where for one day only staff serve the children their dinner and […]

Choir singing in Morrison’s

Today several members of the choir sang their hearts out in Morrison’s to raise money for Love the One. We […]

Y3 Water Cycle Assembly

Year 3 did their water cycle assembly this week. Parents were invited in to watch us sing a song about […]

8 Times Tables in 3b

3b were introduced to the 8 times tables today. They looked pretty tricky, but we had a go at drawing […]

Friday fun celebrating children in need

Park Spring have had a chaotic but amazing day celebrating children in need. Some children from Year 5/6 went bag […]

Y3 Trip to Post Hill 7.11.17

Year 3 went on a local walk to Post Hill as part of our Science topic “Our Changing World”. We […]

Year 3 Sleepover 13.10.17

Last week, year 3 had a sleepover at school. We had an amazing time! First, we had a playtime then […]

School council meeting news

Today School Council have been busy coming up with fund raising ideas to make Park Spring a better place. This […]

Practical maths in year 3

In year 3, we are learning how to add and subtract using 3-digit numbers. In maths, we were allowed to […]

RE in Year 3

In Year 3, we are learning about how beliefs are expressed through art. We will be looking at how different […]

New School Food Ambassadors!

I am proud to announce our our new School Food Ambassadors for this year: Imogen and Ruach. We have had […]

Year 3b’s first drumming lesson

This year, part of year 3’s music curriculum will include learning the drums with Mr G. We had our first […]

Reading Eggs and Mathletics

Stars of the Year

Here are the stars of the year!

100% attendance all year!

Transition week in Year 4

What a fantastic transition week! The new year 4’s are happy, excited, and have done so well in all of […]

‘Big Sing’ at Leeds Town Hall

15 children from the choir and across KS2 participated in a ‘Big Sing’ event at the beautiful Leeds Town hall […]

KS2 music celebration assembly

KS2 celebrated their musical abilities yesterday by performing for the rest of KS2 and their parents. We had an amazing […]

Flowers inspired by Georgia O’Keeffe

In year 3 we have been studying paintings by Georgia O’Keeffe. We have been trying to paint in her style […]

Star readers 19.05.17

Here are the KS2 star readers of this week!

Y3 Hunt for Bog Babies

In year 3, our literacy has been based around the book The Bog Baby by Jeanne Willis. We have written […]

‘Love Food, Hate Waste Club’ returns to Park Spring!

The third set of ‘Love Food, Hate Waste’ cooking sessions has now begun! This week we used some food from […]

3b Easter Egg Hunt 30.3.17

Today, 3b went on the FOPS Easter Egg hunt in the Nature Garden. We had a great time finding all […]

Race for Love 30.3.17

Today we held our first ever Race for Love event at Park Spring. It started off as a small fundraising […]

Thackray Medical Museum 29.3.17

Today, year 3 went on a trip to Thackray Medical Museum. We had a great time doing Teeth and Healthy Eating […]

Digital leaders blog

 The digital leaders received an email yesterday about their enthusiastic blog entry. They sent back the following: I’m just emailing […]

Y3B Art Exhibition

Year 3 had a superb exhibition of our science projects this week. Our learning question for this half term has […]

LTO fundraiser

Park Spring’s got talent

There was some amazing talent on show at Park Spring’s got talent last night. So much so that the judges […]

Internet safety day at Park Spring

KS2 have been having an exciting time learning about internet safety. They have been looking at how photos give information […]

The Water Cycle

Year 3 have been learning about the water cycle in science for the past few weeks and we had a […]

Digital leaders

              The digital leaders have been really busy this evening with their 2nd module online. They have learnt lots […]

Library Mascot Competition – Love our library

We need to love our library! As part of this we have launched a competition for children to design a […]

Adjectival use with a twist!

This week in literacy, we have been looking at diary entries and the importance of adjectives to describe situations and […]

Using GMS in Maths

We’ve been trying some really challenging new methods in maths recently and year 3 have had a super attitude towards […]

Christmas sing along at Park Spring

Christmas Choir Events

The choir have been extremely busy over the Christmas period; we sang our hearts out with several other Leeds school choirs […]

Reading canon books!

Ever class in KS2 was presented with a set of books from their reading cannon to go in their reading […]

The Real Junk Food Project at Park Spring!

Last week we had an assembly delivered by ‘Fred the Fox’ and Kevin, the leader of ‘Fuel for School’ (the […]

Winter music celebration

Yesterday Key Stage 2 had their Winter music celebration event. The children were given an opportunity to show their instrument […]


November   Hi, my name is George and I am in reception. My favourite books is Room On The Broom. […]

Halloween Disco 20.10.16

  Lots of fun was had at the halloween disco last night and the staff were impressed by some of […]

Park Spring celebrates Black History

At Park Spring to celebrate Black History we were lucky to have some visitors! The children in Year 5 and […]

Year 3 Sleepover

We had an absolutely fantastic time in year 3 during our sleepover! During the day, we did lots of team-building […]

Lots of learning at Temple Newsam!

All of the year 3 and 4 children went to Temple Newsam today. We made links in our learning about […]

Nature garden signs

We had a fantastic time with Zoe and Marcus on Monday this week! We found materials to make signs for […]

Seeds from space!

We are space biologists! The children in Key Stage 2 were able to take part in an historic experiment… planting […]

How does your garden grow?

In years 3 and 4 we have been learning about plants and drawing plants. We are studying Georgia O’Keefe and […]

Roman day in year 3/4!

We had a feast, made shields, catapults, broaches, bracelets and coins! It was a great day – thanks to all […]

World Book Day

It was a fantastic day last week – it was brilliant to see the brilliant effort put in by all. […]

Year 3/4 Christmas production

Wow! The children have written and performed an amazing performance… they persevered with learning their lines. They sung French songs, […]

KS2 Music celebration event

Thank you to everyone who took part in the KS2 Christmas celebration event. All the children were very brave and […]

Year 3/4 Production rehearsals…

We have written the play and now we are rehearsing it. If you would like to help make props or […]

Halloween disco

WW1 topic in 3/4 A

We have had a great time creating art linked to armistice day, writing ration books and thinking of how different […]

Year 3/4B Lego Experience

Year 3/4B had an amazing experience at Crawshaw carrying out loads of Lego challenges. Over the two morning’s they made […]

Black history day in year 3/4

Today we have had a fantastic morning celebrating Black History Day. We have been looking at each others learning logs […]

Maths magic in year 3/4

We have had a fantastic time in year 3/4 making 3D shapes out of spaghetti and marshmallow and plastic polydrons. […]

Year 3/4

Year 3/4 have had an exploding start to the year. In topic, we have been learning about volcanoes and compared […]

Global week

In Year 3 and 3/4 this week we have been learning about democratic and non democratic countires linking from our […]

Year 3/4 Pudsey park trip

On Tuesday 2nd June Year 3 and 3/4 took the long walk… to Pudsey Park. Here they met Robert the […]

Democracy day in KS2

On the 7th May children at Park Spring took part in democracy day. In key stage 2 we spent the […]

Year 3/4 Science and Topic celebration afternoon!

Year 3 and 3/4 had a fantastic afternoon yesterday showing off their work to parents in a celebration event. The […]

Mathletics: The Great Gold Bar Challenge

The great Gold Bar Challenge has finally come to an end and we are now busy collating the scores. We […]

Year 3/4

Year 3/4 had fun completing a science experiment using orange juice, as cracker and a zip lock bag! They mushed […]

Plants – Year 3

In year 3, we are learning about plants for the next few weeks. By the end of the unit we […]

Virtual Learning Environment

Year 3 and 4 are using the schools new Virutal Learning Enviornment (VLE). There homework this week is set on […]

Roman Catapults

Over this half term, year 3 and 4 have been learning about the Roman’s. Last week, they were looking at […]

Year 3 Sleepover

On Friday 17th January, year 3 had a extraordinary night in school. They stayed behind after everyone else had gone […]

Reading Eggs

On the last week of term your child should have brought home a password and username for Reading Eggs / […]

School Council trip to the Houses of Parliament

  On Monday 18th November the School Concil went to London the visit the Houses of parliament. They were accompanied […]

Visit from local MP Stuart Andrew

Today was an exciting day for the school council, as they had an important visit from their local MP Stuart […]

School Council

School councillors have just been announced with the following results. Your school councillors will meet on a regular basis to […]


In year 3 we have been looking at our local area and the rocks within it. Today we looked at […]

Circus Day

On the 17th July the circus came to town! Super Steve and Hilarious Harry put on a show the children […]

Year 3/4 Trip

On Friday 28th June year 3 and 4 went on their trip to Leeds Museum. Whilst there they visited the […]

Ofsted Visit 2nd and 3rd July 2013

Dear parents and carer, For your information; The school is being inspected (tomorrow) Tuesday 2nd July and Wednesday 3rd July. […]

Ancient Egypt

On Tuesday 23rd April, year 3 and 4 took part in an Ancient Egyptian day. The children heard Egyptian stories […]

Easter Egg Competition

Congratulations to all of the winners of the Easter Egg Competition. There were some fantastic entries but unfortunately only 1st, […]

Solids and Liquids

In Year 3 and 4 they have been learning lots about solids and liquids. They have learnt what they are, […]

Anglo Saxons

Year 3 and 4 are currently working on their learning challenge of the Anglo-Saxons. They have found out lots of […]

Working hard in 3P

3P have been working extremely hard in school during September. In Literacy we have been covering stories with familiar settings and last […]


Year 3 and Year 4 are currently learning about the Romans in their topic. They are looking at how they […]