Science Ambassadors plant bulbs in their school flower beds around the yards. These flower bulbs were given to them by Bulbs4Kids, a programme that is allowing the class to become familiar with flower bulbs and the world of nature in way that is also a lot of fun. When the tulips, crocuses,…
Posted by /blog/author/ksalza on 23 November 2021
Posted by /blog/author/ksalza on 15 March 2020
The science ambassadors visited St Malachy's RC Primary School, along with many other schools for a fun filled afternoon all about space! They listened to an astronomer, touched real meteor rocks, completed art and craft activities, programmed Lego Mindstorms that were replicating moon buggies and…
Posted by /blog/author/ksalza on 25 January 2020
3S have been exploring philosophical issues surrounding Christmas and giving. We looked at a number of images of children receiving and giving gifts and then read a lovely poem which mentions how lucky some people are at Christmas. We then discussed how some people may not be as fortunate as us…
Posted by /blog/author/ksalza on 8 January 2020
3S enjoyed their festive p.e lesson as they took part in a cosmic yoga lesson, whilst wearing their lovely Christmas jumpers.
Posted by /blog/author/ksalza on 18 December 2019
Our newly appointed Science Ambassadors were very lucky to visit the new forest school area at Our Lady's High School this week. We had a delivery of over 1000 bulbs to plant around our school, and the children decided to share the bulbs with the forest school area.
The Ambassadors did a…
Posted by /blog/author/ksalza on 22 November 2019
Year 3 made the most of the glorious sunshine we have had lately and took their learning outdoors. they are currently investigating light in their Science topic and to understand shadows, they went out into the playground and explored with their own shadows.
The children created their own…
Posted by /blog/author/ksalza on 2 July 2019
During March, KS2 celebrated British Science Week by hosting a Science School Fair. Throughout the week, the children from years 3,4,5 and 6 worked extremely hard by investigating around our theme of 'Journeys on earth and beyond.'
Each year group was given a specific focus around the…
Posted by /blog/author/ksalza on 26 April 2019
On Friday 15th February, Year 3 completed their last topic lesson with the help of their grown ups.
We have had lots of fun learning about the stone age, bronze age and iron age and were inspired by some lovely homework that was brought in by one of the children, so we decided that we…
Posted by /blog/author/ksalza on 15 February 2019
Over the past 2 weeks Year 3 have been putting their learning of plants into other areas of the curriculum.
In Literacy we created a' poet tree' which is now displayed in our playground for everybody to enjoy! We also wrote a letter to a scientist who was proposing to remove all plants…
Posted by /blog/author/ksalza on 14 February 2019
This week, Year 3 were asked to create something which represents the learning so far of the Stone age.
The children have been busy over the weekend creating amazing sculptures, tools and pictures!
Have a look at their amazing efforts!
Posted by /blog/author/ksalza on 29 January 2019
Each Wednesday PE session, 3S are very lucky to have a coach from City in the Community join them. Ryan teaches the children a variety of skills and builds on how to work as a team effectively. The children thoroughly enjoy this time with Ryan and transfer their newly learned skills to their…
Posted by /blog/author/ksalza on 25 January 2019