Category: Class 3

Year 3’s Ancient Egyptian scavenger hunt

This morning in maths Class 3 children have completed an Ancient Egyptian scavenger hunt challenge. First they had to solve calculations in order to find the letters on the scavenger hunt! Using the letters they had found they then had to decode a mystery message……..THE GREAT SPHINX 👀

Year 3 trip to Beeston Lock

Yesterday Class 3 went to Beeston Lock to conduct some geography fieldwork. We learned about the history of the canal, looked for geographical features in a treasure hunt and collected data on how the canal is used today. We even had time to play Pooh sticks as part of our 51 things to do at Southwold!

Year 3 make Egyptian cartouches

In their Art and Design session, Class 3 used their clay skills to create their very own Egyptian cartouche, following their designs carefully.

Year 3 become Egyptian artists!

As part of our ‘Wider Opportunities’ afternoon, Class 3 have been researching the work of artists and craft makers from the Ancient Egyptian era. We have been looking at how this has helped historians to learn about the past! The children have also learned how to create ‘tertiary colours’ which was predominant in Ancient Egyptian art 🎨

Year 3 dye clothes like the Egyptians!

Class 3 have been looking at how the Ancient Egyptians created dye for their clothes and materials using natural products. This included chopping, boiling and fixing different fruits and vegetables. Look at the vibrant colours we created! 🍓🍊

Year 3 create Egyptian Wesekh

Class 3 children had a wonderful start yesterday, diving straight into our project “Ancient Egyptians”. They designed and created their own Egyptian Wesekh 💎

Vipin Kindness Award 2021

The Vipin Award of Kindness 2021 🏆 was donated in loving memory of the local shopkeeper Vipin by his family, to be awarded yearly to one child in the whole school that has shown numerous acts of kindness.  And the winner is…… 🌟🌟🌟, who was nominated and received the most votes. What a prestigious award to win

We are so PROUD of you !

Year 3 visit Wroxeter Roman City

Class 3 had a fantastic day out at Wroxeter Roman City. They saw 2,000 year old ruins of the Basillica, the baths and even the toilets! Our guide Lucy was so impressed with all their knowledge! 👏🏼

Year 3 – Community Art

Continuing our ‘Arts Award’ Journey looking at what Art is, Class 3 took photographs of art in our community and even got a free ice lolly from the ice cream man – Thank you Coronato Bros 🍦

A special thank you to CPO Pete for coming along with us too!👮‍

Year 3 – Roman artefacts

Class 3 had a wonderful afternoon looking at Roman artefacts. We discussed what they were made of, what their use was and who might have owned them.

Thank you to Access Artefacts at Nottingham City Museums and Galleries.

Year 1 – Southwold in Bloom

Class 1 had an amazing morning yesterday getting the outside of their classroom ready for ‘Southwold in Bloom’. They worked as a team to achieve their plans.

Year 3 compare Roman diets

Class 3 enjoyed their STEAM Project yesterday, comparing the Roman diet to a modern-day diet!

Year 3 – Southwold In Bloom

Class 3 had a wonderful day in the glorious weather, making their outdoor area beautiful! Their entry for the ‘Southwold in Bloom’ competition is coming together nicely!🌱🌺

Year 3 do the Tortoise!

This afternoon Class 3 have discovered and performed one of the most effective defensive formations used by the Roman army….. ‘The tortoise’!

Year 3 Roman Invasion animations

This morning, Class 3 have been learning how to use a variety of skills on 2Animate to create a short animation about the Roman invasion!

Year 6 open art studio

The Year 6 study room was wonderfully transformed into an open art studio this afternoon as pupils continued their work with our resident artist, Charlotte. Inspired by the artist Andy Warhol, pupils practiced mixing colours and applying a range of stencils to create a series of abstract prints.

Year 3 – allotment week

Class 3 have had a wonderful afternoon in the glorious sunshine planting bulbs and weeding.

Year 3 – Allotment week

Some see a weed,  others see a wish

Year 3 – Romans Hook Day

Class 3 have had a fabulous day getting ‘hooked in’ to Romans.

We have made an eagle standard, shields, Roman coins, collaged a Roman soldier and created mosaics.

Year 3 begin Arts Award

Class 3 had a wonderful afternoon starting their Arts Award journey. We are so excited to see what they discover!

Year 3 meet author, Cressida Cowell

Today as part of World Book Day Class 3 explored the book of  ‘How to Train your Dragon’. We even had the most wonderful opportunity to live stream  and meet the author Cressida Cowell. Cressida talked about her latest book and gave us tips on becoming an author or illustrator.

Year 3 Data Handling for World Maths Day

Class 3 have been focussing on Data Handling, so as part of this years theme ‘Maths is Everywhere’ we went out into the green space to collect items and chose our own way of representing the data of the objects we had found. Maths really is everywhere!

Year 3 use data handling software

Class 3 loved using data handling software to calculate how much it would cost to buy a robot!!

Year 3 get creative with pneumatics

Class 3 engineers have designed and made robots which use pneumatics to move it’s parts. WOW! What creativity we have seen!

Celebrating Year 3’s future engineers!

Celebrating our home learners and future engineers. Look at our robotic hands designed to solve challenges!

Southwold Superstars!

Two home and two school learners are recognised from each class every week for their amazing effort in learning. Home learners receive their certificates through the post. We can’t wait to find out who are our Superstars today!

Year 3 Home Learners create robots

Look at these fabulous robots created by our amazing Year 3 home learners, using anything they could find around the house – they have been so resourceful

Year 3 share ‘The Iron Man’

Year 3 staff were so proud of their class today…those children at home and at school. What a wonderful shared reading session with 100% engagement, listening to, discussing and answering questions about the book, ‘The Iron Man’!

Year 3 work with authors and storytellers

Our Class 3 children have celebrated words and stories, unlocking wonderful words with storyteller Sophie Snell and author Jonathan Emmett.

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