Local history week

We have been looking at Victorian Kingswood. Did you know they used to mine coal, right where the school is built? 

Children would have to work in the mines. This is similar to Bronze Age children!

Check out pictures of us seeing if we could crawl through mines. We were learning about what life was like in the past for children. 
Tell us how you felt doing this. Would you prefer to be a miner or go to school?

How to use column addition

In Year 3 we use column method to add three digit numbers. 

Here are two explanations on how we do it in our school. Hopefully this should help you do your homework if you find it tricky!
When the numbers total less than ten:

When the numbers total 10 or more you must exchange: