Category: Year 3

Chess delight

29th June 2022

We were delighted to send two teams to compete in the finals of two Sussex chess championships – the Butler Cup and the Primary Cup. It was very intense with…

Our incredible chess players

27th April 2022

Did you know that Copthorne Prep holds all five of the top school primary cup trophies (U7, U8, U9, U11 & U11 girls) and we currently have four national champions?…

A huge thank you!

5th April 2022

Copthorne Prep School community at its best. What a wonderful spring donation for Crawley Open House who were completely overwhelmed by the generosity of our families! They were very grateful…

What a wonderful world

8th March 2022

This week has marked another World Book Week, with Thursday not just being World Book Day, but also World Wildlife Day. With this in mind, years 3 – 8 looked…

What is reading?

1st March 2022

Reading is very much multi-layered. On the surface, when listening to children read, we hear their ability to decode the words in front of them. However, just like an iceberg,…

Year 3’s trip to the British Museum

15th November 2021

The Year 3s went to the British Museum to explore the Ancient Egyptians! Within the first 15 minutes they were complimented for how smart they were, how wonderfully behaved they…

11th October 2021

In Science, Year 3 have conducted an experiment into bone growth. Most found their predictions to be correct, but with a few surprising results!

Year 3

21st September 2021

Year 3 spent their first lesson of Drama using their faces and bodies to create freeze frames of different characters and animals. In Science, the children have been learning about…