P3 KB went on a Material’s Hunt. Look at all the different types of materials we found!!!
ABL fun in P.3!!
Recently we have been sketching driftwood, designing lego playground equipment and playing interactive maths games!!!
On Friday afternoon P3GB really enjoyed walking around our school identifying natural and manmade materials.
P3 had such fun building houses for the 3 Little Pigs....which house remained standing after the huff and puff of the wolf? Look and see.
We had an AMAZING time at W5 magic show. Science week has been so much fun.
Thank you to Elaine and Pauline who took the time to tell us what it is like to be a Paramedic-we were very good patients.
P.E. Skills Practice
Rousseau Art -A Study of 'Tiger in a Tropical Storm '
We enjoyed carrying out an investigation on push/pull. We created ramps to investigate.
We have been programming routes to move the Beebot to an incident then on to the appropriate emergency vehicle. We will test our routes to see if we programmed correctly.
We used our diennes to add two 2 digit numbers. We had to remember to add the units first!!
Our visit from the PSNI was fabulous-we loved asking questions, trying on uniforms and going in their van with the siren on.
We had fun investigating the best material to wear in the dark...take a look!
Another fun-filled and energetic PE lesson
We had a wonderful time in PE today-take a look.
The children in Mrs Gillespie and Mrs Bell's class performed a wonderful assembly on Tuesday -WELL DONE EVERYBODY-
In ABL we have been using the Interactive whiteboard to play 'Mostly Postie' in which we practice reading kilograms on scales and have been revising our number bonds by playing 'Hit the button'. We have also been drawing and constructing Emergency Vehicles, building jigsaws and enjoying role play in our Police Station.
Practical maths using Tens and Units and finding Right Angles. Have a look !
P3 K/B - PE with coach Trevor. We measured success of a throw and catch by whether or not the person caught the ball. It was good fun!!
P3 KB were divided into 5 groups and each group designed and constructed an Emergency vehicle. They built a Lifeboat, Ambulance, Police car, Fire engine and Rescue helicopter. Mrs Betts was VERY impressed with the team work!
We had SUCH great fun creating our emergency vehicles-take a look-P3GB
Another great morning in PE-this week we were developing control in ball skills
We have been using DIENES to help with our TENS and UNITS
Welcome to Primary 3! - 2017-2018
We're glad you have come to see what goes on in P3!
Our teachers are Mrs Kelly, Mrs Betts, Mrs Gillespie and Mrs Bell.
Learning all about 1Kg !!!
We had great fun during our 'Virtual PE lesson'
Healthy Fruit Platter Break
Wow! lovely healthy lunchboxes.
Mr Dunbar came to visit P3. We asked him lots of questions about being a postal worker.
Our fruit platters were delicious
We really enjoyed our "virtual" PE lesson as part of Healthy Living week.
This week in maths we have started to learn about 1Kg-we looked for items heavier and lighter than 1 Kg
We had anothe fun PE session learning how to stop safely and think about measured success
ABL fun - in the Post Office, designing wrapping paper by repeating patterns, board games, constructing a post office and word games on the interactive whiteboard.
P3GB have been investigating what we should write with when addressing parcels or letters
P3GB have enjoyed their first week of PE with Mr Octave-look at the fun we had.
We have been investigating things longer and shorter than a metre in our classroom.
P.3 ABL fun!
Months of the Year and Days of the Week revision!!
May we take this opportunity to wish you all a very MERRY CHRISTMAS and a HAPPY & HEALTHY 2018.
We would like to say 'Thank You' for your thoughtful gifts and kind wishes and look forward to a relaxing break before another busy term in P3.
MERRY CHRISTMAS EVERYBODY
P3 GB enjoyed meeting Santa
Our Little Stars getting ready for the Nativity!!
Harvest Topic ABL fun!!!!
We had our photo taken in the dark to show how bright our clothes are !!!!
P3 classes produced fabulous cupcakes-thank you!
Congratulations to Christian and Darcy in P3GB
We enjoyed Waste Awareness Day-we created bottle top art.
In PDMU we cut out pictures and created "feelings" posters.
P3 were sorting 3D shapes and then put their findings onto a Carroll Diagram
Learning to sequence our numbers from 100 back to 1 by playing 'Stand in Line'
Library Visit Monday 23rd October
David read us a funny story about being late for school.
Being Creative in ABL !
We really loved our Pumpkin Investigation this week-look at what we discovered.
Having fun in ABL decorating biscuits, designing menus, making lego food and paying at the class cafe!!!
P3 really enjoyed tasting different types of bread-look at our results!
Once we made the bread then we made some butter and tasted-delicious!
P3 had great fun making wheaten bread and then tasting it.
We are enjoying ABL within our new topic of Harvest
In PE P3 KB were throwing, catching and balancing beanbags.
We have had great fun making wheaten bread this week.
We also made our own butter!
...and of course we enjoyed eating our wheaten bread and butter!!
Souvenirs from Norway !!!
A lovely Autumn Picture!!
Number Ladders Counting......
A Visit to Donaghadee Library!!!!
Mrs. Roberts read us the story of ' Spinderella' and then we made book marks and looked at the library books.
Ready for our harvest celebrations!!!!!!
P.3 enjoying Art time !!!!!
We have been painting the clay tiles of the harbour scene in Donaghadee.
We have also been busy working on our African Tinga Tinga Art....
Tinga tinga art is a painting style that came from Tanzania in Africa and started by an artist called Edward Tinga Tinga. He painted with enamel bicycle paint and colours were bright and bold!!
P3GB visited Donaghadee Library-we had great fun learning about how to find different books. Thank you David and Adam.
In practical maths we used non standard measures to find the length of objects
P3 really enjoy reading books from our school library
Our ABL topic of Places is almost over-look at all the fun we've had.