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Term 3 2023

We hope you all had a lovely Christmas holiday. Please see below for our class newsletter and home learning documents.

Homework related to our topic - Oxford

Maths posters

In maths, we have been applying our understanding of place value to multiplying and dividing by 10, 100 and 1000.

PE - football

Badgers class have really enjoyed learning football with WR Sports. They finished the term with a whole class mini-tournament!

Making our own Roman shields!

Badgers class have been learning about the different styles and designs of Roman shields. We found out the meaning behind the colours and images they used and we have started to create our own. Keep an eye-out for photos of the finished product!

Finished Roman clay pots and coins

Recorders - composing our own piece of music

Recorders - composing our own piece of music

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DT - Roman clay pots and coins

We really enjoyed getting messy with clay in Badgers class! For our pot, we used either a ‘coil’ or a ‘pinch’ technique. On our coins, we inscribed Roman Numerals or the outline of a Roman leader. Once they are dry, we are going to paint them. 

Roman Homework

Maths - Routine to the 3 X table

We’ve been working really hard learning our times tables in Badgers! We made up a routine to the 3 times table, having a new action for each answer.

DT - Roman vase mosaics

Playing in Forest School

Science - Acting out the Water Cycle!

We really enjoyed trying to perform the Water Cycle in Science. We had to include and explain the key stages: evaporation, condensation, precipitation and collection. 

Roman Homework

History - Investigating Roman Artefacts

Badgers class really enjoyed investigating Roman artefacts from the museum box we hired. We discussed a range of questions about each item. For example:

What is the object used for?

What is it made from?

How was it made?

What sort of person would have used this object?

Testing out the new play equipment!

Home learning grid Term 1 and 2

Welcome to our wonderful school!