Investigating sugar

 

In Science, we have been learning about food labels-Why we have them and what they tell us. We tried a variety of fizzy drinks and researched the amount of sugar in each. 

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Silly sentences

 

In English, we are reading 'The Incredible Book Eating Boy'. Today's was our experience lesson. We read a book called 'Ketchup on Your Cornflakes?' and used this as inspiration to write some silly sentence such in our groups before performing it to the rest of the class. We had some very…

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Chanting Spanish

 

In our Spanish lesson this week we reviewed the Spanish instructions we learnt last term. We were excellent at remembering the instructions. In groups, we created chants with actions to show off our knowledge on Spanish classroom instructions.

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Place Value

 

In Year 3, we have been learning about Place Value. We played some Place Value games to test our knowledge on what we had learnt. 

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Exploring fruits

 

We have started a new topic called Scrumdiddlyumptious. We started this topic by trying a variety of different fruits, writing down adjectives describing the taste, smell and appearance. We discussed where the different fruits came from and we learnt that we get our fruit from all over…

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Healthy eating

 

In Science, we have been learning about nutrition and why it is important we have a balanced diet. We have been researching different food categories such as carbohydrates and protein. In our lesson we tried to categorise a variety of foods into the correct sections.

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A poem to remember

Year 3 have been learning about poems. We analysed a poem about summer, looking at the themes in the poem. We wrote a poem about autumn using these themes and we are very proud of it. We wanted to share it with you,

 

Autumn is here

Her eyes are crimson red 

A smile of saffron dances…

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Interviewing the Wise men

 

We have been learning about the birth of Jesus and listening to the story of the Wise men visiting Jesus. We discussed the events, got into groups and presented a news report, interviewing the Wise men with questions we wanted to ask them. This activity made us think about the Wise men…

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Learning Christmas songs

 

In the spirit of Christmas, we used our music lesson to learn how to play Jingle Bells on the glockenspiel. It was great to see everyone getting involved and taking it in turns to practise. 

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Solidarity

In our Caritas lesson today, we learnt about solidarity. After discussing how we can show solidarity, children got into groups and created a rap or a poem about how we can show solidarity and performed them in front of the class. 

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Active advent

 

We gave active advent another go this week. Our activities included 13 sit ups, long jump and 14 toe taps. 

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Fantastic friendship!

 

At playtime some of the girls from Year 3 were found clearing up the leaves and having lots of fun. They worked collaboratively and it was great to see.

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