Author: Miss Beaumont


Ancient Egyptian Success

It was so fantastic to see the efforts that all the children had put into their learning logs about the ancient Egyptians. From models of ancient Egyptian houses,  to mummifying an orange, to making a cartouche on papyrus, to creating an Ancient Egyptian poem, to creating fact files about ancient…

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Posted on 30 March 2019

Category: Year 3

Art Day - Class Three

On Thursday, Class Three had the challenge of creating a jellyfish using thread. It was a very exciting and fun filled day, developing great learning for life skills such as perseverance and resilience. Everyone tried really hard and the outcome was amazing, I can't wait to see all these lovely…

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Posted on 22 March 2019

Category: Year 3

Fairtrade Week

It was lovely to celebrate all the amazing pieces of work that all the school had done to learn about Fairtrade.  Class 3 had lots of fun lessons learning about the importance of Fairtrade. They measure how many bars of chocolate they would need to make their weight in solid Fairtrade chocolate…

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Posted on 18 March 2019

Category: Year 3

Canopic Jars

Class Three have loved  researching, sketching, creating and designing their art project this half term. They have all used clay to create their own canopic jar. It was lovely to see the concentration and detail used when creating their masterpiece. 

 

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Posted on 14 March 2019

Category: Year 3

World Book Day - Class Three

Class Three had a wonderful day today celebrating World Book Day. Everyone had brought in some amazing adjectives and nouns which described and explained their character. We took part in lots of speaking and listening activities throughout the day to develop and enhance our vocabulary. 

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Posted on 7 March 2019

Category: Year 3

Ancient Egyptian Launch Day

It was lovely to launch our History topic of Ancient Egyptians in style on Monday. We were so grateful to have a specialist visitor who told us all about Ancient Egyptian times. The children found out how the Ancient Egyptians prepared their dead for the afterlife by taking part in a step by step…

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Posted on 26 February 2019

Category: Year 3

Pollination Poster

Class Three have had a busy couple of days using their Science and DT skills to make a pop up poster. The children had to decide whether they wanted to do their poster on seed dispersal or pollination. We had some fantastic posters, with some excellent scientific explanations. Well done. 

 

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Posted on 15 February 2019

Category: Year 3

Class Three - Italian Cafe

What a lovely end to the half term! Class Three loved sharing all their brilliant pieces of work from this year with their parents. Super proud. 

 

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Posted on 15 February 2019

Category: Year 3

Chinese New Year in Class Three

Class Three have really enjoyed learning about Chinese New Year. They have understood the importance of Chinese New Year also why and how it is celebrated. The children had the challenge of writing their own names in Chinese, as well as trying to use chopsticks to eat various Chinese dishes. I was…

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Posted on 11 February 2019

Category: Year 3

Lake District Debate

Class Three children are loving our new unit on debate. They are enjoying using their speaking and listening skills to express their ideas and opinions. Some pupils have even made models of a debate chamber and completed extra writing at home. They applied their skills really well in a game of…

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Posted on 11 February 2019

Category: Year 3

Safer Internet Day in Class Three

For Safer Internet Day, Class Three were given the statement  - 'Should you be allowed to have a Facebook account at any age so long as you have permission from your parents? 

First, they had to use their talk partners to get some quick ideas. They then voted with their feet, using full…

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Posted on 6 February 2019

Category: Year 3

Ledston Estate Trip

On a very cold Tuesday morning, we bundled into a coach and headed to Ledston Estate with Shadwell for a fun day of learning outside. We met Barbara and discussed all sorts of things, from different types of plants and how seeds are formed to pollination and how things grow. We learned about the…

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Posted on 30 January 2019

Category: Year 3