Scientists at Work

Children in Year 3 have been investigating the layers of soil. Children set up an investigation to compare different types of soil.

Can you name the different layers of soil?   

 

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This week in History, children created their own Cartouche. Children first wrote their name in Hieroglyphics on Papyrus, then used ink to apply colour.  

Can you remember what Papyrus is made from?

 

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Can you work out who this Cartouche belongs to? 

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As part of our ‘Big Write’ children wrote a non-fictional information text on Anubis. Children used ‘sub-headings’ and focussed on their writing targets. 

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In Maths our focus was ‘scaling’. Children created their own scaling problems and visually represented their working out. 

 

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Have a great weekend.

Miss Hussain :-)

Division through Chunking

This week in Maths children started to explore division through ‘chunking’. 

 

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This week in Science children recreated the rock cycle using Starbursts. Children created Igneous, Metamorphic and Sedimentary rocks. 

Can you identify each rock? 

 

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A super-sized rock?

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This week in English children wrote a newspaper report based on the death of Tutankhamun. Children played the role of a journalist to collect first hand evidence from an eye witness. 

 

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Healthy eating in Year 3. 

 

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Have a great weekend.

Miss Hussain :-)

Our Working Walls

Next week in literacy we will be learning about information texts.

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And in numeracy will be looking at using scaling to solve word problems.

 

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