Question Matrix Questions
Using the LPS Question Matrix, Year 3 devised their own questions and areas to research during this topic. Following a class discussion they worked individually to decide on what they would like to explore further during the topic.
Here are a selection of the questions:
Addison - Why were castles built?
Jacob H - Where in the UK are the most castles?
Alfie - Who built the first castle?
Maya - What might dragons eat?
Ella R - Where do dragons live?
Harri S - Why are castles made out of stone?
Oliver B - Where do dragons lay their eggs?
Carter - What different kinds of dragons are there?
Mason M - Why are there moats around castles?
The children also suggested some activities to complete during the topic.
Here are a selection of the suggestions:
Iestyn - Castles and Dragons word problems
Mason M - Codebreakers
Callie-Anne - Dragon pictures
Alfie - 3D dragons
Carter - Compose dragon songs
Mason M - Make dragon puppets, create a puppet show
Alfie - Create a poster about how to keep a dragon healthy
Amelia - Create a fire safety poster