Author Archives: Mr G Owen

Year 3 – Desert Survival Day

Year 3 had a fantastic day out at St. Catherine’s today! Children had the opportunity to participate in a desert trek survival day. The activities focused on building six essential teamwork skills such as communication, listening, problem solving, critical thinking, collaboration, and leadership skills.

  

Year 3 – Physics – Pulleys

Year 3 – Physics – Pulleys

Year 3 children have really enjoyed learning about magnets and forces this term. In today’s session, children learned about a pulley system to lift weight, before attempting to make their own. Children learned how this invention can make lifting heavier loads much easier. How to make a Pulley? Learn how simple physics helps make everyday… Continue Reading

Year 3 – STEM Week 2022 ‘Growth’

Year 3 – STEM Week 2022 ‘Growth’

Children focused on the theme of ‘growth’ for STEM Week. Children learned how the actions of humans, such as transport, heating and electricity, and food, can have a huge consequence on our planet. We focused on climate change and global warming. Children learned about the term, ‘Greenhouse Effect’ and discussed ways in which we can… Continue Reading

Year 3 – Safer Internet Day 2022

Year 3 – Safer Internet Day 2022

Year 3 children designed a poster for Safer Internet Day 2022, and focused on ‘All fun and games? Exploring respect and relationships online’. Children learned about gaming and chat, streaming and video, and how young people are shaping the interactive entertainment spaces they are a part of. Children also looked at how Safer Internet Day… Continue Reading