Year 3 had a
wonderful week studying rockets. The children looked at shape poems and
designed their own version based on bonfire night. They also wrote an acrostic
poem all about rocket fireworks.
In Science Year 3 were challenged to make
their paper firework shoot across the classroom using only some string, a
balloon and a straw. Shrieks of delights could be heard as the pupils tested
out their ideas!
Maths lessons were centred on the theme of ‘angles and
directions’ in order to send a rocket up into space. Finally the pupils enjoyed
creating a Space Rocket poster in the ICT room using Publisher.
What a busy