Writing to Clarks

This week children turned in to designers to create their felt slippers. Children thought about the different uses of slippers and discussed how their slippers would be used.





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The purpose of this learning was to try and persuade Clarks to retail Year 3’s new range of felt slippers. Children wrote a letter to Clarks trying to persuade the company to sell their felt slippers. Children used a range of rhetorical questions to catch the reader’s attention.


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Children product tested their felt slippers against the design criteria. Did they fit you right? What did you like about your slippers? What would you change?



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Miss Hussain :-)



Ancient Egyptian Armlets

In Year 3 children created Ancient Egyptian armlets. Children used recycled kitchen roll to create their armlets. Then using PVA glue and string, children created their design. The final stage involved painting their armlets and applying gems.

Why did the Ancient Egyptians wear jewellery? What did it scare away? 

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Children have been super busy creating ‘Lap Books’ based on the Egyptians. Using all their exciting facts they have learnt throughout the term to create an interactive book.  This was a great opportunity for children to share their knowledge and reflect on their learning throughout the term.  

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Miss Hussain :-)  

Scientists at Work

Children in Year 3 have been investigating the layers of soil. Children set up an investigation to compare different types of soil.

Can you name the different layers of soil?   


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This week in History, children created their own Cartouche. Children first wrote their name in Hieroglyphics on Papyrus, then used ink to apply colour.  

Can you remember what Papyrus is made from?


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Can you work out who this Cartouche belongs to? 

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As part of our ‘Big Write’ children wrote a non-fictional information text on Anubis. Children used ‘sub-headings’ and focussed on their writing targets. 

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In Maths our focus was ‘scaling’. Children created their own scaling problems and visually represented their working out. 


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Have a great weekend.

Miss Hussain :-)