Year 3


Dividing with remainders

Today we have been working hard in our Maths lesson and have been investigating finding remainders after division.   

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Posted by Miss Bourke on 10 January 2018

Stone Age jewerelly

After moulding our necklaces out of clay we left them to dry over night.  Today we could paint them and thread string through the different beads. 

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Posted by Miss Bourke on 12 October 2017

Stone Age Poetry

We made some fantastic poems about a fire in the Stone Age.  We had to make sure we used a noun first, followed by a verb.  The children then put actions to their wonderful poems and performed them to the class.

Bodies shivering,

kindle gathering,

flint colliding,

flames…

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Posted by Miss Bourke on 12 October 2017

Reuse, Reduce, Recycle

We have had some very special visitors from Trafford Council in our class today.   They told us all about things we can do to protect our environment by making sure we recycle in class and at home.  It is extremely important we all try our best to reuse, reduce and recycle.  

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Posted by Miss Bourke on 28 September 2017

Rock types

We have used different layers placed on top of each other to form sedimentary rock, tomorrow when it has set we can cut our rock out of the plastic glass and examine the layers. 

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Posted by Miss Bourke on 26 September 2017

Rock types

We have experimented making our versions of igneous rock.  We melted some 'lave' and left it to cool to form igneous rock.  

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Posted by Miss Bourke on 26 September 2017

Cave paintings

We learnt all about Stone Age cave paintings and had a go at creating our own.  They looked fantastic!

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Posted by Miss Bourke on 20 September 2017

Rock stars

We made some excellent predictions about the properties of rocks, and then conducted a number of experiments to test whether certain rocks were permeable, durable and high or low density. We certainly have some budding scientists in Year 3 ! 

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Posted by Miss Bourke on 20 September 2017

Rock detectives

Today we have become rock detectives, we examined different rocks and discussed their texture, apparence and colour.   

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Posted by Miss Bourke on 12 September 2017

Welcome

Welcome Year 3, this morning we thought about lots of adjectives to describe how different we all are ! What a great start to the year.

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Posted by Miss Bourke on 6 September 2017

Pie Face test

Our DIY version of Pie Face works !  Poor Inayah was our guinea pig. 

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Posted by Miss Bourke on 11 October 2016

Making our own Pie Face

As part of our Literacy topic we have been learning all about instructions and explanation texts.  This week we will be making our very own Pie Face, writing instructions for how it works and an explanation for how the game is played.  

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Posted by Miss Bourke on 11 October 2016