Monthly Archives: June 2019

Do You Want To Build And Program Machines Y3? – Yes, WeDo!

Do You Want To Build And Program Machines Y3? – Yes, WeDo!

Year 3 have been building a series of mechanisms (gearing mechanisms, cam mechanisms, etc.) using LEGO.  They then learned how to program these mechanisms to move using WeDo.  They learned so much that they were able to apply their computing knowledge to building windmills, jumping boys and drumming monkeys!  Check it out!                            Continue Reading

Y3 Have Been Measuring Strength In Science!

Y3 Have Been Measuring Strength In Science!

Year 3 have been thinking about how they could measure the strength of their muscles in their arms as part of their science topic, ‘Animals, Including Humans’.  The question that was raised through this investigation was, “What might you notice if you took that measurement every minute?”  Take a look at their work:       Continue Reading