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Wednesday, 22 June 2022

Geography

 This week we have been learning to name the features of mountains. Here is some of our super work:





Thursday, 16 June 2022

Canopic Jars

 We have been working hard to learn how to make a 'pinch pot' using clay. We shaped them into Ancient Egyptian canopic jars and then we painted them. Here are some of our finished jars:






Thursday, 9 June 2022

Access All Arts Week - Theatre Sets

 Our focus today was drama. We thought about how to get into character and then designed our own theatre sets for a production of Peter Pan. We used Makers Empire to create CAD models of our sets.






Friday, 20 May 2022

80s Week

 This week we have been learning all about the 1980s as part of our Jubilee Week.

 We learned about toys, games, clothes and music.

We have been learning a dance to the theme song from Fame and are excited to show you on Thursday 26th May.






Wednesday, 11 May 2022

Rivers

 In Geography we have been learning how rivers are formed and about their journey to the sea. 

We then made our own river models and added water at the source point to model this and discuss how rivers cause erosion and deposition to shape the land.











Thursday, 28 April 2022

The Wind in the Willows

 As part of our English work, we have acted out a chapter from the Wind in the Willows, our new text this half term. 

We added speech marks to a script to show when characters were speaking:



Then we acted out the story using our scripts and adding our own actions:







Friday, 22 April 2022

Rounders

 This week in PE we applied all of the skills we have been practising and had a rounders tournament. Each class was split into two teams and every team played each other. We had a lot of fun while we practised our throwing, catching and batting skills.










Thursday, 31 March 2022

Computing

 This week we completed our branching databases. We discussed how we could sort different foods first:


Then we used this to further sort the foods and create branching diagrams. Have a look at our super work.








Monday, 21 March 2022

Maths: Statistics

 In our Statistics unit, we have been learning to draw bar charts. To link this to our Science work, we interviewed our class mates about their shoe size, eye colour and hair colour and then we input this information into Google Sheets to create bar charts using our Computing skills.

      







Monday, 14 March 2022

Travel Brochures

 In English we have been starting to write travel brochures to encourage people to visit Egypt. Here is some of our work informing the reader where Egypt is using our Geography knowledge.





Friday, 11 March 2022

DT - Shadufs

 We have been learning about the Ancient Egyptian shaduf and how this was a vital piece of equipment. To prepare us for making our own shadufs, we have been practising the lashing technique using dowels and string. We found it very tricky!


    




Thursday, 3 March 2022

World Book Day

 We had a fantastic World Book Day in Year 3. We read The Red Tree by Shaun Tan and created our own shape poems based on this. 




We also dressed up as some fantastic characters! Here is Jays class:



And here is Wrens class:



Friday, 18 February 2022

WORLD BOOK DAY!

World book day is Thursday the 3rd of March!
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You need to create your very best HOMEMADE OUTFIT as a character (or famous object) from a book!
We are also having a competition to create the very best BOOK IN A BOX!! 
For your book in a box you need to try and encompass the very essence of your chosen book, this could include objects and characters from the story, or key events!

Tuesday, 15 February 2022

History - Pyramids

 As part of our Ancient Egypt topic, today we looked at the pyramids. We discussed how and why they were built. We then had a go at being architects and attempted to build our own pyramids.