What a busy week R3 have had! We loved our book 'Mrs Armitage On Wheels' by Quentin Blake and we completed lots of fun activities based around her and her special bike. Here are a few photos from this week for you to look at.
Mrs Armitage's Bike.
We had to draw and cut out some of her inventions.
We took our time nd tried to include lots of detail.
We think it looks amazing!!
Becoming sculptures with our playdough.
This is Mrs Armitage.....
and her bike!
We did some observational drawings from the book.
Printing wheel repeating patterns using the end of cotton reels. with
Making wheel prints.
These are ready for action!
It is trickier than it looks!
Our task was to complete the outline of each bike with sequins.
The tweezers made it more difficult.
We used our fine motor skills and achieved some good results!
How many linking chains will we need to put a chain on each bike?
We recoded our answers on the clipboards.
We measured around different size wheels using multilink.
The big wheels made us count up to very high numbers.
Using the linking chains to outline this big bike.
It took a long time and plenty of teamwork!
Time to collage and make this bike nice and colourful.
We made our own wheels out of paper plates..
This week our maths was exploring coins. We sorted them into groups.
We used coins to fill each purse with the correct amount.
Our coin rubbings were really effective!
We made shapes by hooking elastic bands onto the geo boards.
A fun way to make new words.
We used our sounds well!
Angus the elf made his introduction this week.
He sent us on an elf hunt.
We completed our class challenge along the way.
Head. shoulders, knees and toes.
We ended with a dance-a-thon.
Getting into the Christmas spirit....
preparing our wish lists. We will use them to write a list for Father Christmas.
Unfortunately not the ones with chocolate chips.
Our cookies ensure you get the best experience on our website.
Please make your choice!
Some cookies are necessary in order to make this website function correctly. These are set
by default and whilst you can block or delete them by changing your browser settings, some
functionality such as being able to log in to the website will not work if you do this.
The necessary cookies set on this website are as follows:
A 'sessionid' token is required for logging in to the website and a 'crfstoken' token is
used to prevent cross site request forgery. An 'alertDismissed' token is used to prevent
certain alerts from re-appearing if they have been dismissed.
to improve the website performance by capturing information such as browser and device
types. The data from this cookie is anonymised.
Cookies are used to help distinguish between humans and bots on contact forms on this
A cookie is used to store your cookie preferences for this website.
Cookies that are not necessary to make the website work, but which enable additional
functionality, can also be set. By default these cookies are disabled, but you can choose to
enable them below: