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!

Delicious Overnight Oats

The children had a visit from the school cook last week and she showed them how to make a healthy breakfast of overnight oats. They learnt about the healthy aspects of this breakfast and which vitamins and nutrients were present in the ingredients. They also learnt...

Ozobot madness!

Class 8 have been putting all of their coding skills into practice over the past 2 weeks and have been trying to programme the Ozobots to move around their tables. They have been learning how to use the website to code their little robot. They then had to debug it and...

Glendale Show

Year 3 travelled up to Wooler for the Glendale Chiildrens Countryside day. They learnt all about different aspects of agriculture from sheep shearing and hunting dogs to bee keeping and flood defence planning. They had a really good day and have completed bits of work...

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...

Equivalent fractions are easy…

The children started learning about equivalent fractions last week. They learnt and are now able to find fractions that are equivalent to a whole using the cuisenaire rods. They also started thinking about other fractions such as halves, and their equivalents by...

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 position. 

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...