P3a Learning Log 19th to 23rd June

This week in maths we were rounding numbers to the nearest 10 & 100. We played a dartboard game on Top Marks. We did well.

We met our new teacher on Wednesday and we coloured in bunting to make the class library look colourful.

One of our classmates made a PowerPoint about Smiggle and it was interesting.

In P.E. we did a mushroom game, football and tenni. We loved it.

On Thursday we did a talent show. I sang ‘Happy’ (Justin) and Leah did a dance with Millie D.

We need to get better at capital letters and full stops.

Justin and Leah

Leah and Justin
Fun with the parachute
Alexei made a PowerPoint to test our measuring skills.
Book covers for ‘Flat Stanley in Space’
Homework presentations
Sing as you play
P3a has talent!

P3a Learning Log 12th to 16th June

This week we liked doing the voting. Each candidate did a little speech about what they want to do. Here are our some of our slogans. Vote Ruri to make the school a better place. Vote Alexei for a fairer world.

This week we had our sports day primary 1-3. Alexei took part in the hurdles race and came 4th and Ruri took part in the sprint race and came 2nd. It was really fun!

This week we met our P4 teacher called Miss Milne. She was really fun and kind and we got to do dazzle patterns for the first letter of our name. It was really fun!

To improve, Alexei needs to use more punctuation and Ruri needs to get better at problem solving.

Alexei and Ruri

Ruri and Alexei

Fair trade Committee candidates
Health committee hopefuls
Pupil Council candidates
Eco committee hopefuls
Ballot papers at the ready
Adding 2 digit numbers
In our sports houses, ready for action!

P3a Learning Log 5th to 9th June

This week in maths we were measuring things in the classroom. We were measuring our heights. It was fun. Annabel, Ella and Elise are the tallest in the class. I am 132cm and Celeste is 129cm.

We practised dancing for Leith Festival. It was fun and our dancing was wonderful! The teacher was proud of us.

We all made a poster and rosettes for voting for the committee reps.  We really enjoyed that. The rosettes looked colourful.

In P.E. we did some of the potted sports for sports day.

Nadia and Celeste

Do you like our rosettes for voting day?
Making manifesto posters
Nadia and Celeste
Lexi practises adding on an empty number line.
See what we can do!

P3a Learning Log 29th May to 2nd June

This week in maths the triangles did the four times table and the squares added two digits together on an empty number line.  The whole class were playing the measuring guessing game and we all did a measuring in cm worksheet. 

This week in writing we wrote a letter to the BFG to stop the giants eating all the children of the world. 

This week in reading we were reading in groups and we did a worksheet about survival kits and what you need.

This week in topic we learnt about the digestive system and we watched a kidshealth video. It was funny when the characters went round the digestive system.

I need to work a bit faster on the maths worksheets. Ruri

I need to get better at listening. Lewis
Lewis and Ruri

P3a Learning Log 23rd to 26th May

This week in maths we were learning about measuring. There are 100 centimetres in a metre.

 In reading we were making a poster of Horace, the cat who was catnapped.

We were making posters about our favourite toy for Leith Gala art competition. I drew Poe Damerons X-wing star fighter from Star Wars and Abdul drew a red Power Ranger.

In P.E. we’re practising for Sports Day. We were practising hurdles and the obstacle race.

To improve I need to stop swinging on my chair .(Abdul)

To improve I need to spell correctly.(Sam)

P3a Learning Log 8th to 12th May

This week in French we sang head shoulders knees and feet and Frere Jacques. We were very good at it. 

In maths we did a fraction worksheet and it was really fun. 

In topic we’re doing the human body and we made a skeleton with card and we had to cut out the ribs. We put the heart and lungs inside. We drew a happy face on the head.

We are reading Roald Dahl books and we are reading the BFG and its really good. We all the funny words and similes.

I need to get better at spelling- Elise

I need to use more Wow words in my writing- Lexi

Making big numbers
Skeletons in the making
Having fun with the NYCOS teacher
Working out fractions of whole numbers
Lexi and Elise

P3a Learning Log 2nd to 5th May

This week in maths we learnt to count in halves. We also made equal fractions. We cut  paper plates into fractions.

In reading the Reds made Wanted posters. The Greens fixed jumbled up sentences about their story. They had to fill in missing words too.

In topic we learnt about bones and muscles and joints. Did you know that we have over 600 muscles?

We learnt a dance this week and it was fun.

We need to check our answers carefully and make sure the spelling is correct.

Alexei and Ben

How many wholes do 10 halves make?
Wanted Posters for characters in ‘Don’t Cook Cinderella’

Making fractions
Working out equivalent fractions