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3M and 3Mo

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We had a look at the work of Andy Warhol today, we noticed that he used lots of bright colours in his pictures. We discussed how this style of art was known as pop art. Here are some of our examples:

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This afternoon we spent our time learning about levers and making things move. Using this we designed and made our very own robots with moving arms! All of Year 3 created fantastic inventions with moving parts. 

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We had a lovely morning treat with some of our violinists preforming a short piece of music they had learned in their music lesson. Well done girls!

 

  

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We have wrapped up our class novel, The Iron Man, this week with lots of fun activities. We read the last chapter and created our own freeze frames of some events from the story in pairs before becoming reporters and recording a live broadcast to the people of the world detailing the dramatic events of the story. We have really enjoyed this unit of work in Year 3!

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As the World Cup is in full swing we have taken the opportunity to look into an aspect of Russia and compare it with our country. Year 3 have been looking at and researching the different types of wildlife native to each country.  In 3M we picked Russia’s national animal, the brown bear and compared it to our British red fox. 

 

 

 

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We have made our own models of the Iron man using different materials. Some fantastic examples of recycled robots!

 

 

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We’ve got to chapter 3 in our class novel and came across a few unknown words. We worked in pairs to use dictionaries and the dictionary app on the iPad to find out what these new words meant. We can now know and can explain these words: cog, trial, bough, yelp, barbed wire, chrome and sag.

 

 

 

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We had a lovely afternoon creating pieces of thinking art, we took inspiration from the things we enjoy and the things that make us happy. Some fantastic pictures in progress! 

 

 

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Sticking with our Sci-Fi theme, we created our own algorithm on Scratch Junior to make characters move in our sci-fi themed settings. 

    

 

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We have started our new class novel in year 3, looking at the genre of Science Fiction. We made some predictions about the plot of the story and we are looking forward to discovering what happens to the giant iron man.

 

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Raine (3M) has achieved a distinction in her LAMDA speaking exam last month, well done!

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P4C in 3M, today we watched an interesting video about an elephant in a zoo painting, we generated some questions and after airing them voted on the one which we thought would get the best response from everyone. Most children thought the elephant was clever and enjoyed the painting at the start of the lesson with nearly everyone changing their opinion once we had discussed the question.  

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Some of our thoughts:

-It has been forced to paint

-Its trunk was shaking

-It is tired and doesn’t want to do it anymore

-Does not want to do it

-Not his decision

-Might want to be somewhere else

 

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We were recapping our colours and animals in French, we looked at how to write a description of each animal in French the verb goes after the noun. We wrote our own sentences to describe the colours of each animal. 

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Thank you to everyone who came along to 3M’s tea party! We hope you enjoyed the cakes the children made for you and had a chance to look at their chocolate themed English work from the past couple of weeks. 

 

 

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This afternoon we tried to make our own Mayan headdresses, the more beautiful and amazing it looked showed people how important you were in the Mayan culture. We decorated ours with handmade feathers, beautiful patterns and bright colours.

 

 

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Chocolate! We had a sweet treat this morning to help inspire us for our poetry writing this week. Using our 5 senses we have written some expanded noun phrases describing the Minstrels, we will work on them to develop our own poem. 

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 We have started our new music project focusing on a fantastic piece of music by an American composer called Aaron Copland. The challenge today was to put together a dance that Cowboys would dance to show off their skills by challenging rivals to copy their moves. We had a great time putting together lots of different dance patterns. Click on the links to see some of our favourite pieces. 

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On Friday we worked in groups to present and analyse data using different materials which had a range of values. Pasta representing ten and counters representing one. 

 

 

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24 hours in Mysterious Mayans. Year 3 welcomed a very special visitor into school today all the way from the Mayan civilisation. Our Mayan visitor began by teaching us some words and how to count to 10 in the Mayan language.

We learned about the beliefs of the Mayans and the many different ways in which they sacrificed people to please the Gods! We tried some Mayan food including chocolate, a special delicacy. Both classes took part in a drama workshop reenacting some of the facts they had learnt earlier in the day. The children thoroughly enjoyed themselves and are looking forward to continuing to learn more about this exciting topic.

 

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24 hours around the world, in Year 3 we went to Italy!

In 3Mo the children wrote a fact file about Italy. We then created our own delicious Italian pizzas and wrote the instructions for our fabulous creations. We learned about famous Italian landmarks and sketched the Leaning Tower of Pisa and the Colosseum. Una fantastica giornata! (A fantastic day)

In 3M we had a lovely day learning about a new country, we researched and made a factfile, we looked at and found many similarities and differences between Italy and England and tried to sketch a famous Roman landmark. 

 

Look at these pasta inspired pieces of art work. Our leaning tower of pasta!

 

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Pirate Day!

     

We had a fantastic time dressing up as Pirates to celebrate the end of our theme. Children in both classes wrote Pirate poems and plotted co-ordinates on treasure maps. 

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We have been learning in Science about the diets of  different animals and which are carnivores, herbivores and omnivores.

 

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We have been busy sketching and drawing pirate ships in our class today. We used different grades of pencils to add in shade and colour. 

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We had a visit from More Music, we were writing and performing our own sea shanties. We made up our own shanty with actions and repeating verse. 

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Artist of the term: Thomas Girtin. We have started to sketch and apply the wash to our water colour landscape pictures. We have based our Girtin inspired art on the Morecambe seafront. 

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Literacy Live! We had lots of fun activities today song writing with More Music and learning about the magical world of Harry Potter. 

 

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Our theme of Pirates is well under way in year 3, we have researched and discovered lots about the famous pirate Captain Black Beard. We had a go at drawing a portrait of him and also an illustration. Some fantastic work this afternoon!

 

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Fractions galore this week! Today we made our own fraction wall and compared equivalent fractions. 

 

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World book day! Look at all the characters who popped up in our classroom today. We discussed our favourite book character and shared some examples of our favourite stories. 

 

 

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 Today in 3Mo we have been making our own 3D shapes from modelling materials. We learnt about the properties of different 3D shapes

 

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Today in 3M we looked at our new value and discussed what freedom meant to us. Tiffany thought freedom was about being trapped and then being set free like a pet bird in a cage which has been let out. Ella’s idea of freedom was doing what you wanted to do, showing your personality and being proud of it. 

Some children thought of P4C questions linked to the stimulus picture.

Why is he behind bars? (Holly)

Does he deserve to have freedom? (Alex)

Should he be free? (Ella)

  

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On Friday in 3M we had a 24hours in Chinese New Year, we had a visitor from Lancaster University who taught us how to make Chinese lanterns and speak a few Chinese words. After our Chinese buffet lunch we then heard about how the Chinese zodiac was designed, we made Chinese dragons like the ones used in the parades and painted Chinese numbers. 

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Miranda and Raine (3M) took part in a gymnastics competition this weekend at Salt Ayre and both of the girls won medals! Super work girls!

 

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Bella has really enjoyed our volcanoes topic this term and made a wonderful diagram showing the structure of a volcano at home. She brought in her fantastic work to show to the rest of our class.

 

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Children in Year 3 took part in a BBC super movers live lesson this afternoon, showing our fraction knowledge and applying it to work out the winning football team. 

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This afternoon we put our artistic skills to the test again when we tried to produce a picture showing a volcanic eruption after we introduced our new topic of volcanoes. 

 

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We had a lovely start to the week by visiting the library bus and choosing a new book. We are all excited to read our new books and share them with our class mates. 

 

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After learning all about the problems facing Polar Bears nobody expected a real life one to turn up in school today. But it did! Watch and listen to the video clips showing the delight it brought to the children, what a special treat!

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Year 3 travelled to the Arctic to hear about the problems facing polar bears. Some children in class were able to explain how global warming is causing issues for animals living in the polar regions. We watched several videos to help understand global warming, the animals in trouble and how we can help. In groups we recorded some of the new information we learned from today’s lesson and suggestions about how we can improve life for these vulnerable animals.

 

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What a talented lot we are! Xanthe in 3Mo made this tasty looking Gingerbread house at the weekend, it must be nearly Christmas!

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We have been busy working with 3D shapes in maths this week, today we made our own 3D shapes from modelling clay and art straws. The children created cubes, cuboids, triangular based pyramids, square based pyramids and triangular prisms. 

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Look who has been busy this weekend! No fear at all, Raine (3M) took a leap of faith and jumped off an 20 meter ledge at Gravity, Salt Ayre. Amazing!

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We have been busy finding fractions of numbers and objects this week in 3M, some of use were posed a would you rather…? question about fractions of money. This was a great challenge which the children really got stuck into.  

 

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Year 3 travelled to Brockholes Nature Reserve to experience life in the past as a Stone Age person. We made natural shelters, tired to light a fire, visited a stone circle, played a hunting game and painted and designed rocks. Everyone had a fantastic day even if it was a little chilly. 

 

 

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The children in 3M are great philosophical thinkers, they were able to use a story and its concepts to pose their own questions which we discussed as a class. 

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Spotty day! Children in Need day was in full swing with everyone turning out in spots. We were very impressed with the children who had decorated their own spotty outfit.

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We became cave painters yesterday after our lesson researching the Lascaux caves in France. We used a variety of medium to make our own cave paintings, pencil, oil pastel and paint. 

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3M made an interesting discovery this week, we were transported back in time to the stone age! The children became archaeologists for a morning, digging and carefully cleaning strange objects. We thought these pointy stones might have been used for decorations or hunting. The next couple of weeks will give us time to discover what the objects were and what they were used for. 

 

 

 

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After working hard over the past couple of weeks writing scripts based on George’s Marvellous Medicine, today we got to preform to the rest of the class. Some of the grandma’s had a lot of attitude and bossed George around all morning. 

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3M have been working on statistics this week, we made our own pictograms where one image to represents more than one of an object. 

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Look at these beauties! Dioramas complete with all sorts of wild and wonderful animals and rainforest plants. A fantastic afternoon of hard work really paid off.

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3M made a start on our rainforest dioramas, watch this space to see the finished product which will include some of the native Amazonian animals and plants. 

 

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Times Tables tastic! In 3Mo we have been having a practise at the times tables we need to know this year. A mixture of reciting known facts, counting on in multiples, playing games on iPad which test recall are among some of the methods we have used so far.

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We had a blast this morning working out some division problems in maths, some of us used grouping to share out cubes while others worked on written methods. A very successful morning in 3M!

 

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3M have been looking at the famous French artist Monet, we decided that the water colour effect and slow merging of the colours would work best with water colours. Here are some of our artists in action.   

 

 

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We have been using the Brushes App to create our own characters based on the work of Quentin Blake. The children made some lovely designs inspired by our novel and their wild imaginations. 

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 More food tasting this week, we really are enjoying our Modern Europe theme! In 3Mo we tasted and reviewed some traditional French food. We also had a go at building our own Eiffel Tower after learning some facts about the famous landmark in Paris

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As part of our Modern Europe theme we have been learning about famous landmarks around the continent. Children in 3Mo had a go at building their very own model of the Brandenburg Gate located in Berlin.

Our German and French food tasting went down a treat in 3M, there were some mixed emotions about the new flavours. We tried different meats, cheeses, breads and chocolates. 

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As part of our Modern Europe theme we have been looking at Germany this week. This afternoon, 3M discovered some of the country’s landmarks and found the River Rhine and Berlin on our maps. The children all worked very hard to create their own maps. 

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 In 3Mo we became food critics, tasting and reviewing some traditional German food.

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Today we visited Morecambe Library and met a real life author, Frank English. Frank talked to both classes about how he gets ideas for his stories and shared some of his favourites with us. The children also had chance to ask Frank about his life and what it is like being an author.

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Our first class novel this year will be a Roald Dahl classic, George’s Marvellous Medicine, we will be using this book from our reading spine as a stimulus for our English lessons. We can’t wait to hear what George gets up to! 

 

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Have a look below to see what 3G and 3M got up to last year (2016-2017)

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 3G were set a homework project for the last two weeks of the term (to design a theme park based on a book from our reading spine) and all I can say is wow!! All of the children who submitted a project clearly worked hard on them but there were a few children who won a prize for that extra special effort. Our overall winner was Warren, who won a book token to buy a brand new book of his choice, as he set the ball rolling with the ‘extra something’ ideas! Well done Warren, Olivia, Roxana, Alanna, Jordan, Evie & Kady – super effort and impressive projects! 

     

 

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24 hours in Levers! Today we had a go at making our own levers to make objects move.

 

 

3G made some brilliant Moving Monsters using the principles of pneumatics. 

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3G have finished their Stone Age to Iron Age theme with a celebration of Boudicca – an inspiring, strong woman who took on the Romans when they invaded England. We learnt a song all about her …. if you click the link below you can listen to us!

 

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3G have been inspired to make a difference this week. We’ve been working on the Send My Friend To School Campaign. We’ve created jigsaw pieces that highlight what we each think are the 5 most important things needed to run a good school. 

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We had a fantastic time at Sandylands’ Fringe Festival on Friday. 3G took part in a Samba Dance Class, had a go at Willow Weaving and participated in a Magic Workshop. What a day!!

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3G took part in the Red Cross Pillowcase Project this week. The project helps children aged 7–11 develop understanding, and the skills to cope with and respond to any weather-related emergency they may face. As part of the programme, children decorate an emergency ‘grab bag’ pillowcase with things that make them happy that could keep them calm in an emergency. The pillowcase has a list on it of the items they may need in an emergency. This project has helped the children to develop their communication, coping and listening, problem solving and creative and critical thinking skills, as well as to develop an awareness of their local area and potential emergency situations that could arise in it, and the global impact of natural disasters. 

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We’re starting our new theme in English this week – Science Fiction writing. For more info check out the reading lighthouse below.

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In our History unit of Stone, Bronze and Iron age we looked at monoliths, these were standing stones placed upright in the ground during this period. We based our work on Stonehenge using clay to sculpt our own monoliths. 

 

  

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We’re enjoying our new class novel, which is on the Year 3 reading spine. 

 

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Our class novel has inspired our ICT unit, We Are Publishers, to use the Brushes app to create pictures of the main character. 

 

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What an interesting experience! On Friday Year 3 received a video from an archaeologist in the Balearic Islands; his friend had found some exciting artefacts in his garden but he needed our help to analyse them. We investigated the artefacts and produced a report for the archaeologist which we will be sending soon.

 

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We’re excited to start our new english unit on Newspapers. We’ll be writing our own reports on a very special event … more details coming soon. Check out our reading lighthouse for the unit below …

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Year 3 had a fantastic time today exploring the history of the Mayan people. We took part in drama workshops, learnt how to count in Mayan and solve number problems using Mayan numbers, looked at real Mayan artefacts and met a Mayan warrior. Some of us even had the chance to dress up in traditional Mayan clothes and we all tried raw Mayan chocolate! What a brilliant day!!

 

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For the last week of this half term we will be finishing our class novel, The Sheep Pig, and producing writing inspired by it in our english lessons. Our reading lighthouse is below …

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We have been using musical instruments today to accompany the song Let Your Spirit Fly. We played the notes on glockenspiels and then performed to the class. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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For the next couple of weeks we will be looking at biographies in our English (and creative curriculum) lessons. Check out our reading lighthouse for more details …

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Today Year 3 travelled to Lancaster University to take part in our follow up to the Pilkington pottery sessions we had in school. We all had the chance to take part in a movement session creating lots of different shapes with our bodies, an art workshop where we used moulds to make clay pots and we had a tour around the engineering building using 3D pens and viewed the products made by 3D printers. We all had a fantastic visit and we were really impressed with the university. 

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Our new Creative Curriculum theme is Stone Age to the Iron Age. Check out our learning lighthouse for more information of all the fun things we’ll be getting up to ….

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Our new English focus is Narrative Poetry. Check out our reading learning lighthouse for more information ….

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This week Year 3 visited the Winter Gardens as part of our local history study, investigating how Morecambe’s tourist industry has changed through the ages. We had a fantastic time finding out about the different parts of the 120 year old building and hearing lots of stories about the visitors. 

  

 

 

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In PE we’ve been working really hard to develop our gymnastic sequences using tucked and stretched positions with linking transitional movements. 

        

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In Computing we’ve been having great fun using Scratch to develop our coding skills and create interactive games. 

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World Book Day was great fun! We started another book from our Year 3 reading spine, Hansel and Gretel. Some of us had never heard the story before and had interesting ideas about what would happen to the children when they got into the edible cottage.

Check out our reading lighthouse to see what else we will be looking at during this unit.

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We also thought about what our favourite stories were when we were little and now. 

 

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3G enjoyed another session with Gary from Team Theme today – we were developing the key skills we would use in net and wall games. Gary gave Mrs Greenwood lots of fab ideas to use in future PE lessons too!

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Following on from our pottery workshop on Monday, this afternoon we added a splash of colour to our clay pots. Once they dry we will add a coat of varnish to give them a lovely shine.

  

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Pilkington Pottery

Year 3 had a fantastic morning with Involve from Lancaster University learning all about Pilkington Pottery and developing their 3D art skills. We had chance to use a 3D scanner and we all made an original piece of pottery.

 

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We’ve really been enjoying looking at a Midsummer Night’s Dream in 3G. It’s given us some fantastic ideas for our Dreamworlds theme. Here are some pictures of us making freeze frames of key scenes and using emoticons to analyse the plot of the play.

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3G had a brilliant time with the Houses of Parliament Loan Box. The artefacts were really interesting and some of us had the chance to dress up! We then took part in a class debate and worked in groups to write a bill for a law we felt would improve the school community. What a fantastic experience!!

 

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We have drawn our landscape which we will use as a background for our Dream Worlds theme. Everyone used oil pastels to help add some much needed colour to their picture. The next step will be to add mixed media characters! Stay tuned for the finished pieces.

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We do like to be dramatic and put on a bit of a show for each other. Today was the perfect chance to get into the role of other characters, retell and act out scenes from A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Puck, the naughty fairy, was causing all kinds of trouble in the forest!

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Our new curriculum focus area is Dreamworlds.

Check out our plan and learning lighthouse for the theme below.

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This theme is inspired by our new Literacy unit – we are exploring Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Check out our reading lighthouse for this unit..

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We’re going to be coding to create our own games in Computing, so this week we did some research into games that use simple algorithms. We ‘studied’ Angry Birds (!!!) and then wrote down the algorithm we thought it used to enable someone to play the game.

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EARTHQUAKE!!!!!

Year 3 had a real earthquake drill today – it was great to get in character and think about how someone might feel in that situation if it was real.

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We’ve then spent the day exploring 24 Hours in Pompeii. We’ve researched the topic and have then written letters inspired by what we have found out and our own imagined experiences!

We even made our own volcano! The children thought about how the people of Pompeii would have been feeling as they watched Vesuvius erupt and the lava pour out of the crater.

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Check out our plan for our Earthquakes and Volcanoes theme below.

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As part of our Earthquakes and Volcanoes theme we’re going to be exploring Information texts in English. Have a look at our reading lighthouse to see what we will be doing.

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Today we tried to solve word problems as a team, using cooperation and our mathematical knowledge. Solving the calculations was much easier when we talked with our group about how we could solve the problem.

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We have moved onto gymnastics in PE this term. Today we had a go at symmetrical and asymmetrical balances, the children tried to copy two balances and then came up with their own. The results were quite impressive!

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3G had a great time at the Life Education Caravan – we especially loved catching up with Harold the Giraffe!!

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Mathletics has taken 3M by storm! We have been completing lots of tasks, challenging others in the class and gaining points to receive our first certificates.

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In 3M we have been improving our sketching technique. The children used a variety of pencils to add tone and depth to their Winter themed pictures.

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Our current curriculum focus area is Winter Wonderland.

Check out our Learning Lighthouse and Plans for this unit …

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3G had a brilliant day on Get Active Friday! We played golf with Team Theme, meditated and painted watercolour landscapes and designed and made smoothies with Salt Ayre. Check out the photos below to see our day!

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In 3M we have been working on time in Maths, we used timers to record and compare time in seconds and minutes. We decided to challenge each other to see how many multi-link cubes we could join together in 1 minute to make a tower. We were shocked at how fast time went when we were having fun!

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3G had their More Music workshops with Ben this Monday and the children had a brilliant time. They’ve written some fabulous songs which Ben is now remixing for us! Keep an eye on the website in a week or so and they’ll suddenly appear!! Our next stage is to add our dance routines to them and make our Eurovision idents. There will be a premiere for parents once it’s all done – watch this space!!

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In PSHE this week we have been continuing our work in looking at what makes a healthy lifestyle. This week we focused on sleep. We played a game to test our reaction times to see if we had had enough sleep the night before. Why don’t you have a go?!

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Our current literacy theme is Stories With A Message. Check out our learning lighthouse to see the reading competencies we will be developing.

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As part of our theme we have spent some time role playing and analysing characters.

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During our 24 hours in Remembrance Day, 3M tried to recreated ‘Poppy Field’ by Vincent Van Gogh using watercolour paints. The children also created poems and diary entries based on the poem ‘Flanders Field’ written by John McCrae during the First World War.

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In RE we made Rakhis, inspired by our study of Hinduism and the importance of family to the Hindu faith

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In PE we have been creating dance sequences inspired by the sea and our local environment and inspired by our class novel – George’s Marvellous Medicine

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We can be quite dramatic at times and love a chance to put on a show. This week during English we jumped at the opportunity to perform a variety of different poems to the rest of the class. Some fantastic speaking and listening from all of the children.

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In Maths we have been looking at 3D shapes – building models of them and classifying them.

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french-week

We celebrated French Week in October and took part in lots of fun french themed activities: we learnt about Cezanne and his work then designed a Cezanne board game and wrote the instructions for it. We learnt how to greet each other in french and had great fun playing Jacques a dit (Simon Says) with classroom instructions. We made eBooks about famous french cities and created art work inspired by famous french artists.

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In the Autumn term we jetted around Modern Europe!

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We looked at the traditions and culture of european countries and we focused on developing our geography, DT and art skills.

Check out our Learning Lighthouse and Plans for this unit …

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We built maps of modern Europe – with mixed results!!

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UN Global Goals

3G took part in the World’s Largest Lesson in September and learnt about the impact of the UN Global Goals. We also spent some time discussing Gender Equality and we completed this online survey

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to raise awareness of Gender Equality and its impact.

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Have a look below to see what Year 3 got up to last year!!

Bridges

Year 3 have been using their skills in Design and Technology to design and build bridges to include a pneumatic lever to operate a barrier.

Here are some of the results of all their hard work.

 

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Every Picture Tells a Story 

Our new topic is every picture tells a story, we can’t wait to go on our trip!

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Making Chocolate 

As part of our ongoing theme about The Mayan civilisation, we made our own chocolate using cocoa powder, sugar and milk.

The children had a great time mixing the chocolate paste and putting it into different shaped moulds.

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They all agreed the chocolates tasted delicious!

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New Topic – The Mayans!

Year 3 have started their new topic the Mayans. They will be looking at the ancient Mayan civilisation, writing their own adventure stories, tasting chocolate and much more!

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24 hours in the Iron Age 

Today year 3 spent 24 hours in the iron age and made their very own hill fort complete with farm animals!

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Maths Week

This week year three have been helping Captain Jack to find the missing treasure! They have used their maths skills to solve the clues and relieve parts of the treasure map.

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More Music

Today year 3 had an exciting visit from more music. They produced art work and music with the theme of habitats in the local area to fit into their Where The Wild Things Are theme.

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Learning Lighthouse – Where The Wild Things Are

Year three will be doing the topic of Where The Wild Things Are. We will be looking at animal skeletons and plants including growing are own beans!

 

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Stone Age Workshop

Year three have had a visit from the Attic Door Theatre Company for a Stone Age workshop. They learnt what it was like to live in the Stone Age.

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Learning Lighthouse – Flintstones

Year three will be doing the topic of the Flintstones which will cover the Stone Age, the Bronze Age and Iron Age.

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24hrs as Jessica Ennis-Hill

As part of our women’s institute week year 3 have spent the day being Jessica Ennis-Hill. They found out lots of information about Jessica and even took part in their own mini heptathlon!

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