Year 3LF: Blog items
Date: 13th Jan 2020 @ 12:08pm
In English, we are writing our own non-chronological reports about the Stone Age. We shared our expert knowledge with some reporters. They asked lots of interesting questions.
Date: 13th Jan 2020 @ 11:37am
For the launch of our Stone Age topic we made Stone Age homes. We used biscuits to make the homes which was very tricky as the biscuits didn't balance.
Date: 20th Nov 2019 @ 2:26pm
In science we have been learning all about magnets. We investigated if objects were magnetic or non-magnetic by using magnets.
Date: 18th Nov 2019 @ 3:15pm
In the connected curriculum we have been learning all about the spectacular Indian landmark the Taj Mahal. We found out lots of interesting facts and made our own pop up versions of the landmark.
Date: 13th Nov 2019 @ 3:08pm
In Science, we have been learning all about friction. We did a scientific investigation to see which materials caused the most friction on a toy car.
Date: 4th Oct 2019 @ 2:33pm
On Wednesday we had a very special visitor come to school to help us learn about the ancient Egyptians. We had the chance to mummify a body, play ancient Egyptian board games and compete in chariot racing.
Date: 1st Oct 2019 @ 4:13pm
In art, we got into small groups and used our collage skills to create Egyptian collars.
Date: 24th Sep 2019 @ 11:30am
In art we looked at lots of different Egyptians patterns. We created our own using oil pastels and ink.
Date: 19th Sep 2019 @ 1:39pm
In Year 3, we are currently practising place value. Use the websites below to help you practise at home.
Date: 23rd Apr 2019 @ 3:03pm
As part of our topic about plants we have created collages of flowers. We used paint to create the background and magazines to the create the flower itself. Take a look at some of the collages we created.
Date: 12th Mar 2019 @ 12:52pm
In Maths we have been exploring the properties of 3D shapes. We created our own 3D shapes from playdough and art straws.
Date: 12th Mar 2019 @ 12:47pm
To celebrate World Book Day we dressed up as a character from our favourite book.
Date: 12th Mar 2019 @ 11:50am
In Art we have been looking at creating lines, shapes and tone with charcoal. We used these skills to create Roman drawings of statues.
Date: 28th Feb 2019 @ 5:11pm
To launch our new Connected Curriculum topic ' Why were the Romans so powerful?' we had a Roman Banquet. We tried a variety of food that they would have eaten. We tried figs, dates, honey, cold meats, cheese(made from goat's milk) and many other things.
Date: 28th Feb 2019 @ 5:06pm
In class, we have been learning about different types of angles. Today we went on a hunt around the classroom and playground to see how many right angles we could find. We used out angle eaters to check if the angles we found were right angles.
Date: 9th Feb 2019 @ 2:17pm
We took on the roles of archaeologists and reporters to find out more and share our expert knowledge of what it was like in the Stone Age.
Date: 9th Feb 2019 @ 2:15pm
Date: 9th Feb 2019 @ 2:12pm
In Science, we used magnifying glasses to look at what soil is made from. We looked at peat, sandy, chalk, clay, calcareous soil.
Date: 12th Dec 2018 @ 7:16pm
This week we went to visit a Hindu temple. We learnt more about Hindu gods and goddesses, Diwali and Hinduism.
Date: 23rd Nov 2018 @ 4:32pm
In Science, we are studying forces. In class, we used magnets to investigate what materials are magnetic and what materials are non-magnetic.
Date: 23rd Nov 2018 @ 4:24pm
In Art, we have been drawing our own Indian patterns. This week we began sewing them onto felt. Here are the final pieces of art.
Date: 13th Nov 2018 @ 10:14am
In Art, we have been designing our own Indian patterns. We sketched different patterns and then picked our favourites. Then we used ink to create a background for our patterns. Next we transferred our designs onto plastic.
Date: 12th Nov 2018 @ 4:35pm
In English, we have been reading the story of Rama and Sita. Today we practised writing 3 part sentences to show what actions Ravana does in the text.
Date: 12th Nov 2018 @ 4:26pm
Here are some of the canopic jars we created in the Connected Curriculum.
Date: 12th Nov 2018 @ 12:48pm
This year at Ravensbury we are thinking about developing our times tables. We will be practicing our tables in a variety of different ways. One of the ways we can practice is by using a range of online games and activities.
Click on the links below to practice! All of the activities work on a laptop, some may not work on a tablet.
In Year 3, we focus on the 3,4 and 8 times tables along with revisiting the 1,2,5,and 10 times tables.
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Mental Maths Train
Magical Maths Mission
Connect 4 Factors
Number Fact Families