Fishy tales from Base 3

Home » News » Fishy tales from Base 3
image
P1070840
P1070839
image
image
P1070841

Base 3 had great fun with mackeral last week. Mrs Francis and Miss Phillips swapped classes for a couple of afternoons so that Mrs Francis could get to know the class better and introduce the children to her artistic talents.

They began with looking closely at the mackeral and talking about these beautiful, silvery fish. It was then time to sketch, looking closely at the different parts of their bodies and the the way their scales fit together.

After that the children drew their own pictures. You can see some of them in the photos. Having learned all about the outside of the fish, Mrs Francis opened one up to show children how a fish was filleted. And then it was time to eat 'tinned mackeral'.

Not content with just drawing them, it was time to make 3D mackeral. The children have made the bodies. The fins and tails have been made and are now just waiting to be attached.

Enjoy the photos.

popular recent articlesAlso in the news

refugee
S Heaton: Sat 23 Jun 9:30pm

Another wonderful week in Base 3.Refugee Week! We began our week with our assembly about Refugee Week. Having listened to the story "My Name is not Refugee" we took one page of it which introduced us to the idea of what it would be like to live in a place with no running water and where there was no-one to collect the rubbish — in fact if you could live somewhere like that. The...

P1000725
Mrs Heaton: Sat 23 Jun 8:56pm

Well Done Wrenbury!It was lovely to see so many of you there today on such a lovely sunny afternoon.The afternoon started with the boys playing a fabulous rendition of Wonderwall by Oasis; so brave to perform in front of a large audience — we were all very proud of you.Following that impressive performance the wonderful children of Wrenbury School sang their four songs. They performed with...

145C75F3-EE83-4C77-82E0-831170DB4B35
B Cador: Fri 22 Jun 1:44pm

This week's Golden Ticket has to be shared between Bases 1 and 2, who both have a magnificent 100%! Wow!Base 3 came second with 97.6% and Base 4 came third with 95.6%. Let's keep aiming high!Well done to all of the children who achieved an Achieve award this week, some excellent learning has gone on this...