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West Winds Primary School and Nursery Unit

P3

In Primary 3 children have a Homework Pack which contains all their homework for the week. Packs are sent home on a Monday and returned on a Friday morning. 

Monday  - Spellings, Reading and Number Facts

Tuesday – Spellings, Reading, Number Facts and Literacy homework

Wednesday – Spellings, Reading, Number Facts and Numeracy homework

Thursday – Revision of week’s Spellings and Number Facts, Reading and Topic homework

P.E. days are Tuesday (IFA Football) and Thursday

Topics

Term 1  - Our current topic is Cold Lands.  In this topic we explore polar regions and other cold lands around the world.  We will find out how animals and humans have adapted to survive in extremely cold climates.

We will also be practising hard for our Nativity performance in December.

 

News

8th Feb 2018
On Tuesday P4 and P3 went to Castleward to Pack up their Troubles, a World War 2...
 
 
 
6th Feb 2018
On Tuesday 6th February, Primaries 3 and 4 journeyed back in time to 1945 at Castle...
 
 
 
23rd Jan 2018
P3 had great fun exploring camouflage by making WW2 fighter planes using tissue paper...
 
 
 
17th Jan 2018
Back to school in the morning (18th Jan)  for a normal school day. Please note...
 
 
 
 

Latest Photographs

 
 
 
 
 
 
Mmmmm buttermilk!
Mmmmm buttermilk!
 
Polly the cook divides the cake into portions.
Polly the cook divides the cake into portions.
 
Discussing alternative recipes like parsnip jam, carrot cookies and potato scones.
Discussing alternative recipes like parsnip jam, carrot cookies and potato scones.
 
Learning about sweet rationing.
Learning about sweet rationing.
 
Buying a week's ration of dolly mixtures.
Buying a week's ration of dolly mixtures.
 
Buying a week's ration of brandy balls.
Buying a week's ration of brandy balls.
 
Master Edward has sent a telegram. He's been freed from his POW camp and is coming home!
Master Edward has sent a telegram. He's been freed from his POW camp and is coming home!
 
We learn how the bear came to Castle Ward.
We learn how the bear came to Castle Ward.
 
Helping to pack the evacuees Margaret and John's suitcase.
Helping to pack the evacuees Margaret and John's suitcase.
 
Making sure Margaret and John have everything packed for going back to Belfast.
Making sure Margaret and John have everything packed for going back to Belfast.
 
Talking about Margaret and John's suitcase contents.
Talking about Margaret and John's suitcase contents.
 
Lucky Margaret and John have been given some chocolate by the American soldiers stationed at Castle Ward!
Lucky Margaret and John have been given some chocolate by the American soldiers stationed at Castle Ward!
 
Helping Agnes the Land Girl make newspaper plant pots!
Helping Agnes the Land Girl make newspaper plant pots!
 
Helping Agnes the Land Girl plant broad beans
Helping Agnes the Land Girl plant broad beans
 
Wow the gas rattle is very noisy!
Wow the gas rattle is very noisy!
 
Playing some games.
Playing some games.
 
Dressing like a soldier. Look at the American helmet.
Dressing like a soldier. Look at the American helmet.
 
Here we have an Air Raid Warden, an American GI, a soldier holding a decommissioned incendiary bomb and a British soldier.
Here we have an Air Raid Warden, an American GI, a soldier holding a decommissioned incendiary bomb and a British soldier.
 
Playing with toy soldiers and planes.
Playing with toy soldiers and planes.