See our summary of learning below – this is at the top of the weekly homelearning each week. English – We have continued our non-fiction text learning sequence by learning the skills we will need to write our own report on the Ancient Egyptians, including using sentence starters (like ‘In Egyptian times, …’ or ‘Beside…
Year 3 had a fantastic day getting hooked into our topic for this half term – Ancient Egyptians: Awesome or Awful?
After arriving in school looking dressed as Ancient Egyptians, we received an exciting letter from time-travelling explorer, Montana Smith, who asked for our help in learning all about the Egyptian civilisation before his trip to these ancient times! We made a mindmap to show what we already knew and now it’s clear what we need to learn to help Montana.
We also had a great time completing a team pyramid building challenge, creating our own Tutankhamun masks, learning an Egyptian song and learning interesting facts from books and videos.
We can’t wait to learn all about the Ancient Egyptians and send our report to Montana! Our next step is to come up with questions about what we want to know to guide our research. Watch this space!