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Date:

25/06/18

Up cycling at its finest

As a part of our Integrated topic ‘Up-Market’, the Year 3 students participated in an Up cycle incursion run by Carers of Africa. Carers of Africa are a not for profit organisation who are committed to making a difference to the lives of others. One project that they run is the ‘Sleep Well Project’. They […]

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Date:

25/05/18

Making our Products

We have had so much fun making our products for our upcoming Upcycle Market. Students have been working hard making planter pots out of plastic bottles,  bookmarks out of recycled paper, key rings from recycled beads and wind chimes from cans and coat hangers. We would like to thank the parents who came in to […]

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Date:

11/05/18

Year 3’s Upmarket

Year 3’s are very excited to announce that they are having an Upmarket at the end of Term 2 where one person’s trash will be made into another person’s treasure. You will see some posters around the school requesting the rubbish that is needed, for remaking into an exciting item for our Upmarket. Please support […]

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Date:

26/04/18

Upcycling mania

Our Year 3 upcycling champions have been hard at it creating new and exciting products for our Up Market – using only items from around their homes! We have seen bucketloads of creative inventions from our students ranging from pot plants (in shoes, milk cartons and easter egg containers) to disco lights, key rings, coat racks and even […]

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Date:

24/03/18

How can you make a positive impact on our environment?

In our Integrated sessions, we have been learning about what an Ecological Footprint is. We discussed the ways we can make a footprint and impact on our environment. After going through the findings on The Footprint Calculator, we decided we were going to make some changes to help our environment. We all created environmental pledges. Under the headings of […]

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Date:

09/03/18

“How’s That?”

Is that the next Sir Donald Bradman or Ash Gardner I can see? Who knows, but with our extra cricket training session this week we will certainly be giving those legends a run for their money. Over the next fortnight the Year 3 children will be further developing their cricket skills with a mini workshop […]

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Date:

10/02/18

It’s great to be back.

Welcome back everyone. We have had a wonderful start to the 2018 school year and are looking forward to sharing and celebrating the children’s skills, knowledge and achievements throughout the year on our blog. Our Year 3 teaching team for 2018 is; Natasha Ogg-3O, Emily Connelly-3C, Julie McKie & Rita Southwell-3MS and Lisa-Jayne Smith & […]

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Date:

02/11/17

Year 3 Gould League Incursion

The Year 3s had an amazing day learning all about the environment and living and non living at our incursion today. We grouped living things based on observable feartures and distinguished them from non-living things and product from a living thing. Leah taught us all about respecting our environment and how different living things have […]

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Date:

01/11/17

Side Show Alley, a sustainblae

Our Side Show Alley was a roaring success at the Great SKPS Fete on Sunday. From Mini Mini Golf to Maze Ball to Hole in the Floor, we had masses of people gathering to play our engaging and sustainable games. We had an amazing time sharing our games with the wider school community and we […]

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