Last Thursday we visited White Abbey House Museum, linked to our detective-themed topic, Can you crack the case? We solved our own murder mystery,piecing together clues to figure out who committed the murder. Also we found out what type of fingerprints we all have, using, special ink pads trying to find if we have an Arch, a Loop, a Whorl or Mixed figure. Today, we did an experiment using...Read More
On Monday we wore sparkling cloths to raise money for the NSPCC and we also had all lot of fun.
On Monday afternoon our very own celebrity teacher aka - Mr Kerr lit up our school christmas tree and entertained the children by singng the song "I wish it could be christmas every day".
This everning we are haveing year 5 Glitter Galactic disco to celerbrate our space topic.Read More
It has been another amazing term. We started by having Odd Sock Day,we had many interesting choices. We had Odd Sock Day to raise awarness about anti-bullying. Also, our theme for anti-bullying week was choose respect. Our new topic in theme is all about space. Today we're having a fun day all about space and we are going to the mobile Planetarium.
An interesting fact about space is that,...Read More
This week I have been:
adding and subtracting decimals in maths
more work about the story friend or foe and I really enjoyed it.
We also celebrated hello yello day for charity to raise awareness for mental heath.Read More
During year 5 we have gone to Eden camp where we watched a Puppet show and we got sprayed by water. Mrs Boyd got a shock when the puppets sprayed water at her! This year started with a bang, whilst we were silently reading, the air raid siren went off, panicking we hid under the table and covered our heads.
We have also done mini me yoga and in maths we were secret agents for the day.Read More
Our theme ‘What gives you the right?’ looks at children’s right through time with a focus on Victorian Britain. Luxor 3 children experienced what it was like to go to school in 1891, when a law was passed allowing all children to go to school. Boys and girls were treated differently, teachers were more strict than usual, children were hit with canes (although we didn’t act this out), chalk was...Read More
A big welcome back to school from Luxor 3. Also a big welcome back to Abdi and our new pupils Josh and Delight. It has been a great start to the year with our new theme, World War 2, exciting PE lessons and interesting Science experiements.
In Science we took part in an experiment to test air resistance. We observed some of the pupils running with different sizes of paper, to see if it made...Read More
Happy New Year folks,
We're six days into spring term and it's full steam ahead in Luxor 3. Last Friday we visited Carr Manor High School; the children experienced what life would be like when they reach year 7. Highlights included playing the cajon in Mr Vardy's class and using bunsen burners in Dr Saunders class. It seems a long time until September 2016, but the reality is that's only...Read More
Our theme for this half term is World War II. This fascinating theme is threaded through many subjects in the new curriculum. In the last four weeks we've written Anne Frank diary recounts, Blitz poems, and fact files on key WWII figures.
Last week, as technologists and historians we learnt about air raid shelters. With minimal resources, pupils had to build their own shelters that were...
Have you ever wanted magical play dough that is homemade by the year 5 Wonderful Wizards? Well, Luxor 3 will be selling colourful and bright play dough that is for both boys and girls. They are specially designed for you and your preferences. They are extremely fun for you and your friends! Why not give it as a gift, use it for a project, or just keep it to yourself.
Why don’t you show off...Read More