The children have been learning about friction in science and tested how far toy cars travelled across different surfaces.
This week the children have been learning to recognise and measure different types of angles in maths.
The children have been designing and making moving Iron men in design technology. Before construction the class have been exploring a variety of levers and linkages that can be used as part of their own designs.
Year three have been studying position and direction in maths this week alongside compass points in geography. The children plotted coordinates and gave each other directions to follow.
This week year three have been designing stone age animal skin clothing and animal teeth necklaces. We finished the week dancing to Rock and Roll...... Get it.. Rock and Roll!
This week year 3 studied stone age cave before creating their own piece based on their research.
This week year three have started their topic of the stone age and constructed a variety of structures for their stone age settlement.
This week year 3 have been investigating bridges in DT and created their own self supporting Da Vinci bridge.
During peace week we visited the cenotaph. Many thanks to Mr Gardner who spoke to the children about its importance and his time in the armed forces. We then researched the memorial to the soldiers of Lancaster who fought in the Crimean war which is situated in Lancaster cemetery. the children…
Linking to our topic of healthy humans the children have created clay fruit and we have researched where in the world our food comes from
Here are examples of the progression and different methods of learning in the areas of maths covered so far this term.
The Year 3 performance of The Dragon Who Ate Our School by Nick Toczek on National Poetry Day