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Friday 2 February 2024

Art - Egyptian Sulpture

 Today we have been exploring patterns from ancient Egyptian artwork. We are using this to inspire our own artwork. First we sketched the patterns and talked about our likes and dislikes. Then we had a go at carving some of the patterns into clay.












Friday 26 January 2024

Art - Clay Techniques

 Year 3 have been refreshing our memories on clay techniques and experimenting with different methods that clay can  be manipulated.



















Monday 22 January 2024

Thursday 11 January 2024

Design and Technology

 Today, we have finished off our pouches with a variety of different fastening (drawstring, zip, buttons, kiss clasps). 






Friday 15 December 2023

Animation

 

This week, we have started creating our animations using StopMotion.





Wednesday 6 December 2023

Micro:bits

 



Today, we have been using the Micro:bits to compose songs. We have recreated 'You're a Mean One Mr Grinch' so that we can add this to our Christmas Door.






Wednesday 29 November 2023

Friction Investigation

 


This week, we have conducted a friction investigation using different materials.

Wednesday 22 November 2023

Magnetic Force

 Today we used our physics skills to investigate the strengths of different magnets. We designed our own fair tests and chose how to record our results.








Friday 17 November 2023

Computing Animation

Today in Computing, we have been creating flipbooks to introduce our animation topic. We found pictures can move when shown in a sequence quickly! 


Why not try making some flipbooks at home?

 

Children in Need

 Today we wore spotty outfits to raise money for Children in Need!



Friday 10 November 2023

Computing Networks

 This week, we have been learning about the school network. We have discussed why a network can be useful for sharing files and acessing them on different devices. We also went to see the school server and the printer. Finally we modelled how a switch works using string to model the connections between. 





Tuesday 24 October 2023

Chinese Dance Workshop

As part of our Culture Week, Year 3 took part in a Chinese dance workshop today! We had a lot of fun!