Category: Year 3

San Anton Math Trail

Year 3 students of Ms Sharon Calleja learning Maths at San Anton Gardens.

Play dough Multiplication

Hands-on fun with play dough whilst learning about multiplication! Submitted by Ms Sharon Calleja, Year 3.1 Class Teacher

Literacy Day… Stone Soup

The teacher animated the story Stone Soup .  Students also enjoyed animating parts of the story.  Then, the class discussed the story elements.  Afterwards, students were given a template of a plan with pictures and they wrote the characters, the setting of the story etc…Another plan was given,  this time they had the question words or phrases only […]

World Book Day – Modifying a Story

The teacher animated the story Stone Soup .  Students also enjoyed animating parts of the story.  Then, the class discussed the story elements.  Afterwards, students were given a template of a plan with pictures and they wrote the characters, the setting of the story etc… Another plan was given,  this time they had the question words or phrases […]

Literacy Day – rewriting a story

During reading sessions students drew their favourite scene and character.  Later the teacher animated the story “Stone Soup”.  Students were given a template of a plan with pictures.  Students wrote the characters, where the story happened etc.  Then, they were given another plan, this time with the question words or phrases only so that they […]

Fractions – Halves and Quarters batch 1

The year 3.1 students had tonnes of fun with fractions! A rectangular cake was used to explain the concept of a whole as well as that of parts of a whole. The students were also given a piece of cake between two and they had to figure out how to cut it in order to […]

Money: Shopping and Problem Solving

After learning about money, recognising coins, adding and subtracting money and learning about change, the year 3.1 students turned their classroom into a shop. This gave them the opportunity to practice what they learned in a fun way. They discussed what they wanted to buy in a group setting, agreed upon a budget, ‘went shopping’ […]

Healthy Breakfast

The Yr 3 students visited the Home Economics Centre in B’Kara. There they participated in various activities to learn what a healthy breakfast consists of. They started off by watching a short sketch about the importance of breakfast in the morning and how to choose the healthiest cereal among the variety of cereals available.The students […]

Learning the x2 Maths Tables

Year 3.1 students had a blast learning the x2 table by means of songs, visuals and hands-on activities. Click below for more 🙂 Submitted by Ms Sharon Calleja, Class Teacher

Adding 3 numbers

Yr 3.1 students learning how to add three numbers. First, they participated in investigations where they made different amounts with cubes, straws and caps. Then, the students drew shapes as pictorial representations of three different amounts and counted the total. Finally, they moved on to numerical representations of addition sums by means of a game […]