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Recommended reading list for Year 3

child reading
If there’s one way you can really improve your learning at school it is by reading lots of books both at home and at school. Thanks to our replenished book supplies, there are many titles to choose from for your weekly reading book in each of the year...
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Forest School at Riverview Junior

Forest School Riverview Junior
Forest School is taking root at Riverview Junior school. Lynn Lewis set up a pilot scheme last term which ran every Thursday and from the children’s and parent’s feedback it is a blooming success! Blog club wanted to find out more so we sent a reporter to find...
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School trip to Kidzania for Ninja Maths Masters

Kidzania
Last week saw the Riverview Junior School first ever visit to Kidzania for those children who have successfully become Ninja Maths masters. Children in all 4 year groups have been trying their hardest to pass the complete Ninja Maths levels over the academic year and anyone who passed...
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Year 5 trip to the Gurdwara in Gravesend

gurdwara gravesend
Year 5 have been studying Sikhism in RE this year, what better way to get to understand a religion than visiting their sacred temple? Before entering the temple everyone in the group covered their head with a scarf. We were led to a large room off the entrance...
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What did you do at school today?

Riverview Junior School playground
Possibly the most common conversation starter outside the school gates at pick up, ‘What did you do at school today?’ and more than likely the most common response you get from your child is, ‘Nothing.’ or worse still a shrug of the shoulders. We feel your pain and...
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