Year Three

Last week Year 3 children enjoyed the completion of their DT topic work. Over a period of 6 weeks, they researched, designed, re-designed, and made prototypes of clothing made from recycled materials before making and modelling an item of clothing for them to wear themselves. The children presented their work in a fashion show on [...]
Last week, year three loved being outside for their science learning! They learned a new song to help them remember the order of the planets and then explored how the planets orbit the sun. One child commented, "Wow Mercury must go round the sun much quicker than Neptune because its orbit is so much smaller [...]
Y3 have loved being in the woods with Pops this week! They cleared lots of rubbish from a whale's tummy, which linked perfectly to our topic 'Going Green'. They were amazed and a little sad to learn that the equivalent of 100 double-decker buses worth of litter ends up in our oceans EVERY day!

On Thursday 22nd April, World Earth Day 2021, Y3 children at Monkwood Primary School were supporting the event slogan ‘Restore Our Earth’.

Class 8 have loved getting back into the woods with Pops! They had a fantastic morning playing games and building dens!

Last term Year 3 loved our Roman topic and all children were really engaged with their learning. We made Roman catapults and shields.

This year, Wickersley Partnership Trust held a ‘design a Christmas card’ competition.  The competition was open to students aged 3-16 across all of our schools, and the winning entries were turned into our Trust Christmas card for 2019, and sent out to all staff and friends of the Trust this week. After careful deliberation from [...]
Class 8 had an amazing trip to York Chocolate Story and spent the day learning about the history of chocolate (and also eating quite a lot of it!)

Class 8 looking amazing for their Christmas nativity!

Class 8 had a fantastic start to our new topic 'Mighty Metals' by creating our own Iron giants in the woods with pops.