Sound Scientific Thinking in Year 3

We have continued our work on Sound by designing, carrying out and evaluating an investigation to explore the question, “Does a sound get fainter as you move further away? ” We used measuring skills with a metre tape and a datalogger to carry out our investigation before evaluating the results and discussing no how we […]

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Speed bump letters

The letters that year 3 and 4 have written to the council, asking for a new speed bump near the school gates, have now been sent. Keep an eye out on Lee Church Street to see if our persuasion works. Hopefully there’ll be a new speed bump there soon.

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A Dramatic Day in Year 3

We had a brilliant time yesterday immersing ourselves in the world of Victorian England, courtesy of Oscar Wilde’s The Canterville Ghost, which we are really looking forward to seeing at the Unicorn Theatre today. First of all, we talked about progress and inventions and looked at technology through the ages. Then it was time to […]

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Code breaking in Year 3 Maths

Eat your heart out, Bletchley Park, Year 3 are codebreaking champions! Using our trial and improvement skills, we filled in a blank 100 square by decoding symbols representing the 10 digits and working out how they fitted together in order to fill the square from 1 – 100. Mrs Peters was astounded by how quickly […]

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Vegetarian Stir Fry

Today we created a stir fry which included: Pepper Baby sweet corn Garlic Broccoli Pak choi Rice noodles A dash of soy sauce Ginger Lots of us had not seen pak choi before but we all tried it 🙂

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The Artistry of Sound

Year 3 have been leaning about sound. We know that it travels in waves and that the height and shape of the wave tells us whether it is loud or quiet and low or high-pitched. We used our knowledge to produce some vibrant artwork showing different sound patterns.

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