Stone Age Workshop- we had a lovely trip to Chiltern Open Air Museum where we took part in workshop based on life in the Stone Age. We got to make paint, build shelters, learn about hunting, create our own jewellery out of grass and make our own fires.
The chicks really enjoyed having a run around in the hall!
Chicken Fortnight- we have had so much fun during chicken Fortnight. Here is a selection of activities we have done.
Water Safety posters
Outdoor Science Day- we looked at flight, we learned about the forces that effect objects during flight. We also made our own kites from recycled materials and got a chance to fly them.
Visit to the Water Gardens- as part of our Science and Topic for this term, we went to the Water Gardens to look at all the different plants that grow there.
Music- in music we have been learning different playground songs.
Yorkshire Bank Workshop- We had a workshop run by Yorkshire Bank, we learned about the difference between need and want as well as how we need to budget in order to get what we want.
Rainforests- our new topic is Rainforests. We had to choose an animal who lives in the Rainforest and create a factual poster about them.
Our Chicken Cake Sale- thank you so much to everyone who supported us and bought our cakes, we hope you enjoyed them. We raised a huge £116!
Making Pretzels- delicious yet a little bit messy!
Our performance with Year 4: Snow White and the Seven Dwarves
In RE we made our own prayer bookmarks.
Science Week- for science week, we took part in a national competition where we had to make a 3D model of a bird using square pieces of paper. We then had to decide the bird's habitat and what it ate.
World Book Day- here we are dressed as our favourite character from a book.
World Book Day- On World Book day we completed lots of activities including designing and decorating World Book Day themed biscuits. We really enjoyed decorating (and eating!) them.
During Book Week, we visited Hemel Hempstead Library. We had a great time learning about all the different things that the library offers.
Hazard Alley- on Tuesday 26th February we went with Year 4 to Hazard Alley.
Tag Rugby- we have really enjoyed our tag rugby sessions with Hemel Stags and have worked hard to learn lots of different rugby skills.
E-Safety Week: We created our own Cyber Superheroes to keep us safe online.
National Storytelling Week- We looked at the story Rosie's Walk, we completed a story map, character description and wrote our own version.
In Science we have been learning about the bones in a human body. We drew around ourselves and labelled our own skeletons.
Volcano Day- We had a special day on Thursday 17th January. We made 3D volcanoes, made and lit a fire and completed explosion art!
We have just started our new topic about Volcanoes. We reviewed our knowledge using what we know, we think and we wonder. We also learned about the different parts of a volcano.
Decorating our gingerbread biscuits
How to catch a Dragon- in English we have been writing instructions on how to catch a dragon.
Maths- In Maths this week we have been looking at addition, we used either partitioning or column addition to add 2 and 3 digit numbers.
Our William Morris artwork
Children In Need- Making Flap jacks for our Children In Need Bake Sale
Our trip to the Victorian Museum
Science- we have been learning about Rocks, we made fossils and used the imprint of a spider or scorpion.
Music- we wrote an animal story and then composed our own music to go with it.
English- Our War and Peas display.
Our imaginary world descriptions based on War and Peas.
We are reading War and Peas- we wrote about meeting the Fat King for the first time.
Year 3 Sports Festival at Laureate Academy- We had a fantastic morning taking part in a range of sports, we came 2nd overall and won a silver medal!
RE- We have been learning about the Jewish festival of Passover, these posters show the Seder plate.
Buddy Reading with Year 6
Roald Dahl Week- We looked at the book, Fantastic Mr Fox. We acted out chapters from the book with Year 4.
Maths- we have been learning about place value of 4 digit numbers. We collected different items from outdoors to represent the different values. Can you work out the numbers?
Our Learning Journey Last Year
Open Evening displays
Take One Book Week- The Day the Crayons Quit. We wrote colour poems about a colour from the book.
Chicken Fortnight- we were very excited to get to hold our chicks!
Our persuasive letters to stop a pickled onion factory being built in our school grounds.
Our persuasive leaflets to persuade people to visit the Water Gardens
Our visit to The Water Gardens
Explore Learning Maths Workshop
Our homework about The Rainforest- We had to research 10 interesting facts about The Rainforest and present it in any way.
Our Easter Trail with Year 1
PSHE- Healthy Me
Viking Gods and Goddesses
World Book Day
Outdoor Maths- We were challenged to measure the perimeter of the playground and the gazebo.
Our Maths and Computing work based on the track
How the Internet Works
Roald Dahl Museum
Our Roman Mosaics
Hertfordshire Waste Aware Recycling Workshop
Our Roman non-chronological reports
Cavendish Sports Festival
Maths week 2017! Year 3 and 4 collaborated together to problem solve. We had great fun!
Diwali Day- To celebrate Diwali we made lanterns.
Our Roman Trip to the Verulamium Museum
Science Week- We had lots of fun making our own Cornflour Slime, it was very messy!