Year 3 News: 3rd October 2019

3rd October 2019
Star of the Week:  Amber
Mathematician of the Week:  Logan
Writer of the Week:  Natasha
Rocking Reader:  Noah
Values Champion (Friendship):  Layla
 
In Literacy we have been investigating word types and trying to use different exciting words to make our writing more interesting. We have started our retelling of the stoneage boy and have remember so many important key facts.
 
In numeracy we have wowed our teachers by using our 'nothing new' skills and mentally adding single digits to a 3 digit number.
 
Science this week helped us to understand that fossils are not bones.  Did you know that the bones all rot away and what is left is fossilised minerals?  We explored making our own fossils with plasticine and plaster of Paris.