Spanish conversations

 

In Spanish this week we have been learning how to ask someone's name and how to respond to this question. We had conversations in pairs before we played a game to test our Spanish knowledge. We threw a teddy to different people in the classroom asking and answering questions in…

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Active advent

 

Year 3 have been taking part in daily active advent challenges including 2 minutes of star jumps and 3 sets of 5 press ups! 

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Making our own 3D shapes

 

In Maths we have been learning about 3D shapes and their properties. We learnt about nets of 3D shapes and used this knowledge to create our own 3D shapes. 

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Earthquakes

 

We have been learning about earthquakes in our Geography lesson, how an earthquake is formed and the destruction that can be caused by one. We researched different earthquakes in groups and created a poster with information such as how big the earthquakes were on The Richter Scale and how…

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Celebrating Hanukkah

This week we are celebrating Hanukkah. We explored the festival and learnt the story of Hanukkah and its origins. We created hand printed pictures of the Menorah and compared similarities and differences to New Year. 

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Guess Who?

In our Maths lesson we played a game of 'Guess Who?' with 2D Shapes to test our knowledge on shapes and their properties. 

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Spanish in the classroom

In our Spanish lesson we were learning classroom instructions. We played 'Simon Says' to test our knowledge. Some of us came up to the front of the class, acting out the instruction and we had to guess which instruction it was. 

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Telling Time

In Maths this week we have been learning how to tell the time. To help us understand how a clock works, we made our own human clock with a minute and hour hand. We were given times to display in our clock and worked as a team to figure out where the hands on the clock should go. 

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Secrets in rocks

In our Science lesson we discovered a variety of different fossils. We worked our way around the room, analyzing the pictures of fossils, exploring and discussing ideas for what they could possibly be. 

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Autumn is here!

In English we have started looking at a poem called 'Summer is here'. As we are going to be writing a poem called 'Autumn is here', for our experience day we went out and looked at the nature surrounding us such as the leaves, trees and colours we could see. We thought about the language we…

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What does this song mean?

In our reading lessons this week we have been listening to some song lyrics and answering questions about what the lyrics mean. One song in particular we enjoyed looking at was 'Rise Up'. We came up with a variety of answers on what the lyrics could mean and thought of some lovely answers on…

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Erupting Volcanoes!

In humanities, we have been learning about volcanoes. This week we learned about the features of a volcano and how they erupt. Using this information we built our own Volcanoes and watched them erupt. 

In PE, we used our knowledge on volcanoes to create dances to re-enact an erupting…

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