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?   


IMG 1591


IMG 1595


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?


IMG 1587


IMG 1589

Can you work out who this Cartouche belongs to? 

IMG 1601


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. 

IMG 1600


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


IMG 1599


Have a great weekend.

Miss Hussain :-)

Division through Chunking

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


IMG 1546



IMG 1550


IMG 1554


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

Can you identify each rock? 


IMG 1569


IMG 1558

A super-sized rock?

IMG 1570


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. 


IMG 1556


Healthy eating in Year 3. 


IMG 1536


Have a great weekend.

Miss Hussain :-)

Our Working Walls

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

IMG 1571IMG 1572

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


IMG 1575 IMG 1574