This week in science year 3 investigated push and pull forces outside.
This week year 3 found out about the Ancient Egyptian tradition of mummification. They acted out the process and mummified their friends!
In maths this week, year 3 have been learning to multiply 2-digit and 1-digit numbers.
This week year 3 had an in-depth discussion on emotions and feelings. They talked about grief, reasons why someone might feel grief and what type of emotions someone might feel if they were grieving. They talked about what you could say/do to someone who is grieving to help them feel better. Some of their ideas are pictured below.
In computing this term we are beginning with a unit on digital art. today the children created there own Christmas tree wrapping paper using a website called Pixlart.
This term year 3 will be learning about the Ancient Egyptians and the River Nile. We will be reading a variety of texts including The Egyptian Cinderella by Shirley Climo, There’s a Pharaoh in my Bath by Jeremy Strong, Secrets of a Sun King by Emma Carroll and Mummies Unwrapped. We will be going on a trip to the Great North Museum to take part in an Egyptian workshop and activities.
In maths, we will concentrating on multiplication and division, money and statistics. Our science topic this term is forces and magnets.