Posts tagged with Ancient Egypt

Friday, June 24th, 2016

The Great Pyramid Tour

Thank you to everyone who came along to our Great Pyramid tour. The children really enjoyed sharing all of their fantastic learning with you. You should be very proud of their achievements. What did you enjoy about the tour? What did you enjoy learning about Ancient Egypt?

Thursday, June 26th, 2014

Dunipace Cream Tea

As part of our Citizenship initiative, every year we hold a Cream Tea in our school to say thank you to all the parent voluteers and visitors who have helped our school throughout the session. We got the chance to sing our ‘Walk Like an Egyptian’ song just one last time.

Thursday, June 5th, 2014

Great Pyramid Tour 2014

Thank you so much to all of our family and friends who came along this afternoon! We really appreciate you taking the time to come and see our work. We hope you enjoyed seeing it as much as we loved learning about, researching and creating all of the work you saw displayed on the walls. […]

Monday, May 26th, 2014

The Great Pyramid Tour

We would like to invite all of our parents, friends and family to come along to: ‘The Great Pyramid Tour’ on Thursday 5th June at 2.15-3.15pm in P3 classroom We hope to see you there!  

Tuesday, May 20th, 2014

Mummifying Fruit – The Results!

After a whole week we were finally able to check the results of our science experiment. We had to look closely at the fruit in cup 1 then empty the salt and baking soda out of cup 2 and look closely at the fruit inside. We also had to weigh both pieces of fruit again. […]

Monday, May 12th, 2014

Science Week: Mummifying Fruit

As part of our science, technology and enterprise week we decided to investigate the ancient Egyptian tradition of mummification. We wanted to find out if a mixture of salt and baking soda, similar to the ancient Egyptians ‘natron’ would help to preserve a piece of fruit. We cut and weighed our slices of fruit, put […]

Friday, March 28th, 2014

Ancient Egypt Beebot Mats

We worked in our new cooperative learning groups to create these Ancient Egypt Beebot Mats. We had to include a DANGER square and lots of interesting places and thing’s we’ve learned about Ancient Egypt so far. Next we had to set each other the challenge of programming Beebot to go from one sqaure to a […]

Friday, March 28th, 2014

King Tutankhamun

We have been learning all about the discovery of King Tutankhamun’s Tomb. We also looked at photographs of his golden death mask and recreated it with oil pastel, paint and crepe paper. Can you answer these questions: 1. Who discovered Tutankhamun’s tomb? 2. When was Tutankhamun’s tomb dicovered? 3. Where was Tutankhamun’s tomb dicovered? 4. […]

Tuesday, March 4th, 2014

Building a Pyramid

When we came into our classroom the other day we discovered some strange blocks under our desks. Next we searched the area, cloakroom and conservatory and found 15 different sized and shaped blocks! Someone suggested we try to build a pyramid, so thats what we did!