Today we went on a mammoth hunt! We pretended that we were Stone Age people and threw spears and attacked with axes. It was good fun but many said that if it was real they would be very frightened.
In Emerald we learnt about the soldiers in the war and the significance of the poppy in relation to Flanders Fields. We then created our own mark of remembrance.
In Science we have been investigating a variety of rocks. We have looked at limestones, granites, sandstones, marbles and slate. We performed a scratch test to find out the durability of rocks and then a water test to investigate the permeability of rocks. We had great fun.
Year 3 spent the whole afternoon creating woolly mammoths. We are so pleased with our efforts. We worked in partners and had great fun and success. Here are our finished mammoths for you to admire.
What a fantastic assembly. Emerald class you were amazing, clear voices, excellent acting, dancing and singing. Mrs Millward is very proud of you all for achieving such a high standard today in Perryfields’ 1st class assembly of the year. I hope all your parents were proud too.
Today we have learnt about Germany. We identified where Germany is on a map. We had great fun learning a German folk dance, numbers and letters. You can listen hear for German music. Underneath is our work.
This week we had our first swimming session. We all participated and had great fun. We faced fears, anxieties and worries. Conquering them all! Next week we will have even more time in the pool now that the initial assessments have taken place. Really looking forward to watching Emerald class progress in their swimming abilities.
Today we have dressed in our Jeans to raise money for charity. The charity raises money to support children affected by genetic disorders. To find out more visit their website: https://www.jeansforgenesday.org
We looked at a range of different rocks and we used all of our senses.Then we discussed how they smelt and what they felt like. Mrs Millward wrote down all of the words we shared, then we made comparisons of the different rocks.
Wow one week of the new academic year already gone! We have had a lovely week learning about each others interests, expectations and clearing any worries we had about year 3. The class have enjoyed settling into KS2 routines and are looking forward to swimming and our new Theme – Stone Age. We had a…