Author Archives: Mr R Gowdy

Types of Fossil

Types of Fossil

In year 3 we have been learning about different types of fossils. We created booklets explaining the process of fossilisation, then used clay to make our own trace fossils.

Types of Rock

Types of Rock

We have been learning about the different types of rock. To better understand how they are formed we used ground chocolate to create the different rock types. Sedimentary by applying pressure. Metamorphic, by applying heat and pressure and finally igneous, by melting the chocolate and allowing it to solidify. After making the chocolate rock we… Continue Reading

Neolithic Pottery

Continuing with our Stone Age topic, we learnt about how pottery was made during the Neolithic period of the Stone Age. We designed our own pots then sculpted our own pots, with fantastic results. Continue Reading

Year 3 Home Learning Summer 2 Week 3

Hello Year 3! Here is this weeks home learning activities. Thank you for continuing to upload you work to seesaw. Last week I used seesaw to upload an example of the aqueduct building activity. Over the next few weeks I will be assigning other tasks through Seesaw linked to methods for division and multiplication. The… Continue Reading

Summer Tern 2 Week 2 Home learning

Hello Year 3. I hope you are all happy, healthy and ready for your new home learning activities. Literacy For literacy this week you should be continuing with the Talk4Writing activity booklet you received last week. I would recommend completing one activity each day. If you have finished the booklet I have also attached some… Continue Reading