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Year 3

Please click here to view a suggested weekly timetable.

To download a copy of these tasks as a document, please click on the date in the week beginning column.

From week beginning 11th May 2020, the home learning timetable and resources will be on your child's class blog page. 

Week Beginning English Maths Foundation/Creative

4th May 2020

Week 5

Monday

Comprehension

Elephants

Read the text and answer questions accordingly.

SPAG/Phonics

Complete the SPAG 1 Sentence punctuation

Extension

Give 3 examples of sentences that do not end in full stops.

Read a book and complete a book review.

Online tasks set – Education City

Day 1 – Read the PowerPoint presentation (you will hear the voice-over teaching). Then, complete the Day 1 activity on fractions.

There is guidance at the beginning of each day’s task for your parents to help you.

Times tables Rockstars

Complete each sheet – you will receive the answers on Friday, at 2pm(school blog).

Online tasks set – Education City

Topic - Rainforests

Carry out some research on orangutans and iguanas using the internet and books.

Task – Record your finding using bullet points.

Find out about their diet, habitat, appearance, unique features

Computing extension: Can you reference your sources? How do you know that they are reliable?

Tuesday

Writing Task

Write a fact file about an orangutan or an iguana.

First plan your fact file.

You must include:

A main title, subheadings, paragraphs, a picture with a caption and a glossary.

Think about the kind of informative and formal language you could use.

Day 2 – Complete the Day 2 activity on fractions.

There is guidance at the beginning of each day’s task for your parents to help you.

 

Times tables Rockstars

Science – Animals including humans

Revise the different parts of a skeleton on the first page then ask an adult to help you to check your understanding.

Task –

Using the key words to help you, write the names of the different skeleton parts on a new sheet of paper.

Carefully cut out the key words.

Carefully cut out the skeleton parts.

Match the key words to the different parts of a skeleton.

Check your answer using the first sheet.

Extension

Can you explain what each part of  a human skeleton does?

There is also some adult guidance for your parents, to help with some of the explanations.
Wednesday

Comprehension

Hedgehogs

Read the text and answer questions accordingly.

SPAG/Phonics

SPAG 2 Commas in a list

Extension

Pretend you are going to the supermarket and create your own shopping list using commas. You could role play this with someone at home.

Read your book

Day 3 – Complete the Day 3 activity on fractions.

There is guidance at the beginning of each day’s task for your parents to help you.

 

Timestables Rockstars

PE

Games- using what you learned during our cricket lessons, you need to write a set of instructions for a simple game like the ones we played where the batter had to hit the ball and run between two cones while the fielders were retrieving the ball. 

Look at the word document titled ‘Cricket instructions’ for further information about the task.

Thursday

Writing Task

Write a story setting description – choose another one to complete. Use more pages, to write at least two paragraphs.

Take the time to plan your writing.

Think about the kind of effective language you could use.

How will you engage your reader?

Read your book

Day 4 – Read the PowerPoint presentation (you will hear the voice-over teaching). Then, complete the Day 4 activity on time.

Timestables Rockstars

Creative /RE

Read the document titled ‘RE Fruits of the Spirit’. Then, draw your own fruits of the Spirt basket or tree showing all of the various fruits of the Spirit that St Paul spoke about in the Bible.
Friday

Comprehension

Incey Wincey Spider

Read the text and answer questions accordingly.

SPAG/Phonics

Complete the SPAG 3 Apostrophes

Extension

Use conjunctions in different ways then post them onto the blog for house points.

Read your book

Day 5 – Complete the Day 5 activity on time.

There is guidance at the beginning of each day’s task for your parents to help you.

 

Timestables Rockstars

Topic - Rainforests

 ‘Virtual Field Trip- Amazon Rainforest’ – watch the YouTube  video, then answer the questions.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JEsV5rqbVNQ

According to the video, what is a habitat?

Why do you think that the rainforest is humid?

Approximately how large is the Amazon rainforest?

Why are some areas in the Amazon called “cloudforests”?

Name 3 animals detailed in the video?

Why are spider monkeys described as expert climbers?

Where do most animals live in the Amazon rainforest?

Our comprehension resources are all in one document, so please click on the link to them in this row.  For all other activities please click on the task for the activity sheet​.

Comprehension Reading Booklets Week 4

Comprehension Question Booklets Week 4

 

27th April 2020 Monday

Comprehension

The tale of Peter Rabbit

Read the text and answer questions accordingly.

SPAG/Phonics

Complete the SPAG mat 4 – check using the answer sheet.

Extension

Write 4 sentences, each with the use of 2 sets of different homophones.

Post answers on the Blog for house points!

Read a book and complete a book review.

Online tasks set – Education City

Worksheet 1 – Equivalent fractions.

Timestables Rockstars

Complete each sheet – you will receive the answers on Friday, at 2pm(school blog).

Online tasks set – Education City

Topic - Rainforests

Read through the powerpoint for lesson 2 - The Rainforest Climate and take notes

Task – check your new knowledge by completing the tasks attached to it – choose the level  you are comfortable completing it:

1 Rainforest Weather Forecast Activity Sheets

Read and support yourself using the weather forecast mat

 

There is also some adult guidance for your parents, to help with some of the explanations, in the form of a lesson plan.

Tuesday

Writing Task

Write a story setting description – choose the first one you want to start with. Use more pages, to write at least two paragraphs.

Take the time to plan your writing.

Think about the kind of effective language you could use.

How will you engage your reader?

Worksheet 2 – Fractions on a numberline.

Timestables Rockstars

Science – Animals including humans

Read through the powerpoint for the lesson - Types of Skeletons  and take notes

Task – check your new knowledge by completing the tasks attached to it:

1 Sorting Skeletons Types Activity Sheet

There is also some adult guidance for your parents, to help with some of the explanations.
Wednesday

Comprehension

Cowboys

Read the text and answer questions accordingly.

SPAG/Phonics

Complete SPAG Mat 5– check using the answer sheet.

Worksheet 3 – Fractions of a set of objects 1.

Timestables Rockstars

Creative/RE

RE Spirited Away – follow the instruction and get involved in this amazing project! Good luck!

Thursday

Writing Task

Write a story setting description – choose another one to complete. Use more pages, to write at least two paragraphs.

Take the time to plan your writing.

Think about the kind of effective language you could use.

How will you engage your reader?

Read your book

Worksheet 4 – Fractions of a set of objects 2.

 

Timestables Rockstars

Creative /Art

Pope Francis Prayer for the pandemic – read the prayer then create a piece of art representing it. Stick this art in your window, for any passing by people to admire!
Friday

Comprehension

Rathers – poem.

Read the text and answer questions accordingly.

SPAG/Phonics

Complete the SPAG mat 6 – check using the answer sheet.

Extension

Use conjunctions in different ways then post them onto the blog for housepoints.

Read your book

Worksheet 5 – Fractions of a set of objects 3.

Timestables Rockstars

Creative/RE

RE What is Judaism – watch the BBC video, then complete the task

Art – choose to draw one of the scenes representing one of the symbol s of Shabbat.
Our comprehension resources are all in one document, so please click on the link to them in this row.  For all other activities please click on the task for the activity sheet​.

Comprehension Reading Booklets Week 3

Comprehension Question Booklets Week 3

20th April 2020

 

 

Monday

Comprehension

George the giant tortoise

Read the text and answer questions accordingly.

SPAG/Phonics

Complete the SPAG mat 1 – check using the answer sheet.

Extension

Write 3 sentences, each with the use of a different adverb that expresses tine, place and manner.

Post answers on the Blog for house points!

Read a book and complete a book review.

Online tasks set – Education City

Worksheet 1 – Unit and non-unit fractions.

Times table Rockstars

Complete each sheet – you will receive the answers on Friday, at 2pm.

Online tasks set – Education City

Topic - Rainforests

Read through the powerpoint for lesson 1 -Where Are the Rainforests and take notes

Task – check your new knowledge by completing the tasks attached to it:

1 Differentiated Countries with Rainforests Activity Sheet

2 Differentiated Rainforests of the World Activity Sheet

There is also some adult guidance for your parents, to help with some of the explanations

Tuesday

Writing Task

Write a postcard from the Amazon Rainforest!

Take the time to plan your writing.

Think about the kind of effective language you could use.

How will you engage your reader?

Complete - Writing Expanded Noun Phrases Activity Sheet

Worksheet 2 – Making a whole.

Times table Rockstars

Science – Animals including humans

Read through the powerpoint for the lesson - Functions of a Skeleton and take notes

Task – check your new knowledge by completing the tasks attached to it:

1 Activity Sheet Skeleton Functions

2 Common Bone Name Words Grid

 

There is also some adult guidance for your parents, to help with some of the explanations.
Wednesday

Comprehension

Shark infested facts

Read the text and answer questions accordingly.

SPAG/Phonics

Complete SPAG Mat 2– check using the answer sheet.

Extension

Write a different sentence with a different type of adverbial in each.

(Time, frequency, place, manner, degree)

Read your book

Worksheet 3 – Tenths.

Times table Rockstars

Creative/RE

RE Easter Expert – watch the BBC video, then complete the task

Art – choose to draw one of the scenes representing the favourite part of this video.
Thursday

Writing Task

Complete - Under the Sea Expanded Noun Phrases Activity Sheet –how can you use some of the newly created expanded noun phrases effectively, in a story? Have a go and post the end result on the blog!

Read your book

 

Worksheet 4 – Count in tenths.

Times table Rockstars

Creative /Art

Patterns – research how patterns are created, what shapes you can include, and then create a pattern using 2D shapes.

What colours are you choosing to use?

What are the predominant shapes your pattern is created with?

Friday

Comprehension

Bed in Summer.

Read the text and answer questions accordingly.

SPAG/Phonics

Complete the SPAG mat 3 – check using the answer sheet.

Extension

Use inverted commas in different ways and post them onto the blog for housepoints.

Read your book

 

Worksheet 5 – tenths as decimals.

Times table Rockstars

Creative/RE

RE Jesus Journey – watch the BBC video, then complete the task

Art – choose to draw one of the scenes representing the Easter Story.

30th March 2020

 

 

 

 

Monday

What is a clause?: Page 19 & 20

Using conjunctions: Page 25 & 26

Ordering Numbers: Page 4 & 5 & 6

Continue to make use of Times tables Rock Stars

Keep up with your DT project

 

Choose another task from the Romans project
Tuesday

Using Passive Verbs: Page 46 & 47

Add and subtract: Page 10 & 11 & 12

Continue to make use of Times tables Rock Stars

Choose some of the practical ideas from the back of the home learning pack
Wednesday

Dream holidays: Page 32 & 33 & 34 (using the picture on page 32)

Converting time: Page 15

Continue to make use of Times tables Rock Stars

Continue with another topic to research in Science

Thursday

Working with analogies: Page 42 &43 Comparing non-fiction texts : Page 45

Equivalent fractions: 37 & 38

Continue to make use of Times tables Rock Stars

Remember to exercise every day (PE) and also discuss about nutrition and a balanced diet as part of your Healthy Me topic in PSHE.
Friday

Comparing non-fiction texts : Page 47

Paste and present tense: page 48

2-step word problems: page 40

Continue to make use of Times tables Rock Stars

Practise some meditation using mindfulness music from YouTube

Say a prayer, every day/ Paint/Draw/Write - how you would thank God for keeping you and your family safe.

 

23rd March 2020

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Monday

Comprehension – Comparing non-fiction texts Page 44

 SPAG - What is a clause? Page 17 & 18

 Read your book

Ordering Numbers: Page 1 & 2 & 3

Times table Rockstars
Romans Home Learning Project
Tuesday

Writing Task 1 - Up, Up & Away

 SPAG - What is a clause? : Page 21 & 22

 Read your book

Add and subtract: Page 7 & 8 & 9

Times table Rockstars
Science – Animals Including Humans research
Wednesday

Comprehension - Comparing non-fiction texts Page 46

 SPAG - Using conjunctions: Page 23 & 24

 Read your book

4x : Page 13 & 14

3x: Page 16

Times table Rockstars
R.E. – The Easter Story
Thursday

Writing Task 2 – They’ve got talent

SPAG - Using conjunctions: Page 27 & 28

 Read your book

Fractions: Page 35 & 36

Times table Rockstars
Design Technology
Friday

SPAG – Italian Ice cream: Page 29 & 30 & 31 (using the picture on page 29)

Working with analogies: page 41

 Read your book

2-step word problems: page 39

Times table Rockstars
Romans Home Learning Project

 

PE: Go to the Pupils tab above and click on Learning Zones/PE for a list of websites offering free physical activity resources for all pupils during the school closure.

 

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