Year 3 – Class 8

Mr Lunec

In class 8 we love learning new things and have very curious minds! We have fun reading books, writing stories and conducting exciting science experiments that help us learn. We are also a very artistic group and love creating beautiful artwork for displays. Finally, we really enjoy using the computers and iPads to help us learn!

Curious about Cress…

The children have been learning about which conditions are needed for plants to grow the best. They conducted an experiment using cress seeds; 1 pot was put in a dark cupboard with water, 1 was in the cold fridge with water, 1 was on the windowsill without water, and...

Plant Pot Designers!

Class 8 have been learning about the design and making process in their D&T lessons. They have designed plant pots on paper, made them using a suitable mould and paper mache, then chosen their own materials to to decorate them. Their challenge was to make them...

Finding Fractions of Amounts!

Miss Robinson's maths class have been working really hard this week and learning how to find fractions of amounts. They used practical equipment to work out their fractions and displayed their work on white boards. By the end of the lesson they said fractions were...

Athletic Superstars!

Class 8 have been practicing their athletic skills in their PE lessons. They have been learning how to pace themselves for long distance running, how to throw various objects correctly and how to carry out a two footed jump from a standing...

Morpeth Tag Rugby Champions

Year 3 & 4 took part in a tag rugby competition this week. All 3 teams did well in their respective groups, scoring numerous tries. Team 1 topped their group and qualified for the final. They played a fantastic game under pressure and won the final 4-0 against...

Pancake Fractions!

Miss Robinson's maths class have started learning about fractions this week. They have been learning about the difference between unit and not unit fractions. They have also learnt about halves, quarters, thirds fifths, sixths and eights. The children have realised...

Alnwick Garden Adventures!

Year 3 visited Alnwick Gardens this week as an introduction to their new science topic about plants. They attended the 'Roots & Shoots' workshop where they learnt the best conditions for growing plants in, got to plant their own seeds and learnt about the...

Tri-Golf

Members of Class 7 and 8 took part in a Tri-Golf tournament at Riverside. The children thoroughly enjoyed the tournament and their skills improved greatly as it progressed. They finished an honorable 5th, finishing as the top scorers on 2 of the 8 holes. Well done...

Little Van Gogh’s…

Year 3 have continued their learning about Vincent Van Gogh and his art work. They had a go at re-creating his painting of 'The Church at Auvers' using different materials such as cotton buds, sponges and brushes to create texture within their work. They also had a go...