16/01/2019 - Skype Call with Indian Trail Elementary School
Year 3 were very fortunate today to have a Skype call with a Grade 3 class from America. They introduced themselves to the students from Indian Trail Elementary School; spent some time asking questions to find out about the culture of schools in America as well as answering questions from the students in America.
16/01/2019 - Archery with JB Sports
Year 3 had their second archery lesson today and started using targets with their bows and arrows. They looked carefully at how to fire the arrow safely and effectively.
11/01/2019 - English
This week, Year 3 have been looking at poetry and they went on a walk around school yesterday listening to all the different sounds they could hear. They then created some verses for poems, following a similar style to that of 'The Sound Collector' Poem by Roger Mcgough.
09/01/2019 - Science
This afternoon, Year 3 looked at volume and they used iPads to record the volume of different sounds and measured these in decibels. They recorded this in a results table and drew conclusions from what they had found.
09/01/2019 - Maths
Year 3 have moved onto multiplication in maths and started today by looking at equal groupings. They used a variety of practical objects to show arrays and equal groups.
07/01/2019 - Science and Music
This afternoon, Year 3 looked at how sound is created and how it travels to our ears. They used instruments and other materials to see how sound was created through vibrations in the air.
07/01/2019 - Launch Event
This morning, Year 3 and Year 4 joined together to launch their playlist project. They were in groups and had the opportunity to listen to five different genres of music including: a choir, an orchestra as well as a rock band. They then had to think about how the music made them feel and when they would like to most listen to it.