We have been learning to make Egyptian jewellery by making collars for Pharaohs with pasta, beans and glue. We have also been learning about 3D shapes and 2D shapes. We have been learning their names, making 3D models from 2D shapes and building Egyptian machines with lego!
There are 4 canopic jars. They were used to put organs in after they were taken out of someone who was being mummified. They would put in the intestines, the stomach, the liver and lungs. They wouldn’t keep the brain because they believed it wasn’t important. P3B made canopic jars by using cups and attaching [...]
P3c have been learning about the pyramids and mummification as part of our Ancient Egypt topic. Using a ruler, we drew on the bricks to a net of a pyramid. We then carefully cut out the shape, folded and stuck it together. It was a bit tricky but we managed! After that we wrote instructions on how to make a [...]
Today was Children in Need day at King’s Park, and Primary 3a did a great job raising money to support this charity. We were dressed very oddly for the day, and even took a photo with our oddest faces on!
P3B have been continuing to develop their skills in focus, concentration and control, and this week were challenged with the task of controlling a balloon! They had to keep control while balancing and using different parts of their bodies. Just look at those focused faces!
We work very hard in Primary 3a, so we took some time to have a look at the importance of our self- esteem and how it can effect our learning. We took some time to take care for our bodies and brains, making sure we are doing our best, being in charge of our own [...]