Year 3

Monday Spellings Maths BREAK Times Tables English LUNCH Reading Science Physical Activity
Tuesday Spellings Maths BREAK Times Tables English LUNCH Reading Topic Physical Activity
Wednesday Spellings Maths BREAK Times Tables English LUNCH Reading DT/Art Physical Activity
Thursday Spellings Maths BREAK Times Tables English LUNCH Reading Topic Physical Activity
Friday Spellings Maths BREAK Times Tables English LUNCH Reading PSHE Physical Activity

These are just ideas of activities you can do. Everyone is different so please don’t worry if you can’t complete all the activities. Also, if you are unable to print work out, please just answer the questions in your workbooks.

 

Year 3 Home Learning (Week 3, 30th March – 3rd April, 2020)

Monday, 30th March, 2020.

Hello everybody! Hope you had a lovely weekend. Here are your new home learning activities. 

Spellings for this week:

Egyptian
pharaoh
ancient
scarab
afterlife
amulet
shabti
tomb
sarcophagus
desert

If you are unsure about the meaning of any of these topic words, use a dictionary (or an adult!) to find out.

Practise your spellings for 10-15 minutes every day, using lots of different strategies.

 

Maths:  Money

Click on the link below to open the Toy Shop Money Game.

Click on ‘Mixed Coins’, then ‘Exact Money’.  Click on each section in turn, to answer questions by clicking on the coins you need. When you are confident in one section (perhaps after 10 correct answers), move on to the next one.

After that, click on ‘Give Change’ and work through each level in the same way.

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/money/toy-shop-money

 

Times Tables:  Play Hit the Button or TTRockstars for 10-15 minutes.

Times Tables Rock Stars Letter

 

English: Reading Comprehension

Read the following information text about garden birds, and answer the questions. There are three different levels of text (marked with one, two or three stars at the bottom). Choose the one you are most comfortable with.

Perhaps you could try to spot these birds, and others, in your garden this week!

Garden Birds

 

Reading: Read your own book for 20 minutes. Remember to record everything you read in your Reading Journal.

 

Science: Fantastic Flowers

This follows on from last week’s work on pollination and fertilisation.

Read the powerpoint below and watch the video clip within it. It can take a couple of minutes to open. Then choose one of the three activities to do. You might even want to learn the rap!

For the powerpoint to work properly, you may need to click on ‘Enable Editing’, and you will need to click on ‘Slide Show’, then ‘From Beginning’.

Lesson Presentation Fantastic Flowers

Activity Sheet Pollination Process

 

Don’t forget your daily physical activity:

http://home.jasmineactive.com/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EXt2jLRlaf8

Oldham Sport Development will also be setting a daily challenge for all the students we are missing out on teaching over the coming weeks. This will be various activities aimed to keep students active throughout the lockdown. This is open to all Oldham Children.

There will range from activities for 4-16 year olds, including physical activities, dances and links to other sites/social media. They will also be able to see clips/videos from their usual coaches.

Parents can visit Oldham Sports Development at @volsportoldham  (https://twitter.com/VolSportOLDHAM) for updates.

 

Here are the links to all the online subscriptions that the school has:

Websites

 

 

Tuesday, 31st March, 2020.

 

Practise Spellings

Maths: Counting Money

Please complete the following activity. There are three sheets, so see how far you can get!

Please note, two of the given answers are incorrect. The ‘one star’ answer that says 42p should say 40p. The ‘three star’ answer that says £9.99 should say £9.97.

Counting Coins

 

Times Tables: Hit the Button or TTRockstars for 10 minutes.

 

English: Year 3/4 Common Exception Words

Complete the following Activity Mats for the first five words on the list. The complete list is given below. If you can’t print the sheet, do as many of the sections as you can in your books. Talk to an adult about the others.

Year 3 And 4 Statutory Spelling Words Activity Mat Pack 1

Y3&4 Word List For Children

If you need a reminder about some of the word classes, have a look at the leaflet below. You should all know what nouns, verbs and adjectives are!

Y 3 And 4 Guides For Parents

You can keep track of the words you can spell correctly by colouring in the correct section of this fish picture:

Year 3 And 4 Statutory Spelling Words Colouring Fish Activity Sheet Ver 3

 

Reading: Read your own book for 20 minutes.

 

History: Ancient Egypt – The Mummification Process

For the next two days, I would like you to find out all about the Ancient Egyptian mummification process.

Read the following teaching powerpoint (which takes a couple of minutes to open) and the information sheet below. For the powerpoint, you will need to click on ‘Enable Editing’, then ‘Slideshow’, then ‘From Beginning’. The powerpoint includes lots of your spelling words for this week, so look out for them, as they will help you do your Spelling Sentences tomorrow.

T2 H 4343 Ancient Egyptian Mummies And Mummification Lesson Teaching Pack

Mummification Process

Once you have read all about it, I would like you to do the two activities below:

Worksheet Canopic Jars Matching Organs

Worksheets Process Of Mummification

If you can’t print the sheets, you can use your books or sheets of paper to explain the process in words and pictures. Feel free to use other sources of information about this process if you have them.

 

Physical Activity:

http://home.jasmineactive.com/

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EXt2jLRlaf8

Oldham Sport Development will also be setting a daily challenge for all the students we are missing out on teaching over the coming weeks. This will be various activities aimed to keep students active throughout the lockdown. This is open to all Oldham Children.

There will range from activities for 4-16 year olds, including physical activities, dances and links to other sites/social media. They will also be able to see clips/videos from their usual coaches.

Parents can visit Oldham Sports Development at @volsportoldham  (https://twitter.com/VolSportOLDHAM) for updates.

 

 

Wednesday, 1st April, 2020.

 

Spellings: Practise for 10-15 minutes

 

Maths: Money – Check your change

Complete the following activity. To calculate change, count UP from the cost of the item to the amount you have paid. First, count up to the next multiple of 10, then count up in 10s to £1. No peeping at the answers first!

Check Your Change From Pound1 Activity Sheet English Ver 3

Why not challenge yourself with these questions? You need to calculate change beyond £1.

Check Your Change Activity Sheet Ver 8

 

Times Tables:  TTRockstars or Hit the Button

 

English: Spelling Sentences

Write an interesting sentence for each of your spelling words for this week. Look back at yesterday’s History powerpoint to help you.

 

History: The Process of Mummification

Continue your work from yesterday explaining the process of mummification in words and pictures.

 

Physical Activity: Don’t forget your daily exercise.

Oldham Sport Development will are setting a daily challenge for all the students we are missing out on teaching over the coming weeks. This will be various activities aimed to keep students active throughout the lockdown. This is open to all Oldham Children.

There will range from activities for 4-16 year olds, including physical activities, dances and links to other sites/social media. They will also be able to see clips/videos from their usual coaches.

Parents can visit Oldham Sports Development at @volsportoldham  (https://twitter.com/VolSportOLDHAM) for updates.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EXt2jLRlaf8

http://home.jasmineactive.com/

 

 

Thursday, 2nd April, 2020.

Spellings: Keep practising!

 

Maths: Adding amounts of money

Work your way through these questions as far as you can go. If you can add the amounts mentally, then do so. For harder questions, or to check your answers, use column addition. Add the amounts together without the £ sign or the decimal point, then put those back in at the end. Make sure each digit is in the correct column.

Addition With Money Differentiated Activity Sheets Ver 3

 

Times Tables: Hit the Button or TTRockstars.

 

English: Fix the Sentences

In the following sentences, Mr. Whoops has made lots of spelling and punctuation mistakes (I think the Silly Mistake Monster has got him!). Can you rewrite the sentences, correcting all the mistakes? Use a dictionary to help.

Fix The Sentence Revision Activity Mat Pack English Ver 1

 

History: Ancient Egypt Quiz

Test your knowledge of Ancient Egypt by playing the following quiz. You will need to click ‘enable editing’, ‘Slideshow’ and ‘From Beginning’.

https://www.twinkl.co.uk/resource/t2-h-4337-ancient-egyptian-quiz-powerpoint

If you click on the correct answer, it will turn green. Play the quiz several times until you get all the answers correct.

 

Physical Activity: Use the links above.

New to the school website are ‘Dance Videos with Mrs K’. Go to ‘School Life’ on the school website and you will find the link in there.

 

 

Friday, 3rd April, 2020.

 

Spelling Test:  Remember to do this at the back of your spelling book. If you get any wrong, spend a few minutes practising them , and then ask an adult to test you again on those words.

 

Maths:  Reasoning and Problem Solving with Money

Choose some of these problem cards and work with an adult or an older brother or sister if you can. Talking about the problem and discussing your ideas is really useful. Record your workings and answers in your book.

Money Challenge Cards

 

Times Tables:  10 minutes on TTRockstars or Hit the Button (or both!).

 

English: Describe a Setting

Choose one of the pictures from below and write a detailed description of the setting. Start your sentences in different ways and use the bank of rich descriptive vocabulary, together with a range of prepositions and conjunctions to help write interesting sentences.

Story Settings Description Writing Frames Ver 2

 

Golden Time: Don’t forget to have Friday Golden Time for half an hour!

 

Reading: Enjoy a bit of quiet reading for 20 minutes or so.

 

PSHE 

All your family, friends and teaching staff are super impressed with how you are all coping with this new and unexpected change in your routine. Take a bit of time this afternoon to think about how amazing you are! Talk to the people in your house to help you complete the different sections on the poster below. If you would rather create your own poster, that is absolutely fine. Make it lovely and colourful. Most of all, have lots of fun doing it!

I Am An Amazing Person Activity Sheet Ver 1

 

Remember your parents can send photos of you doing any of your home learning to school, so they can go on the website. Thank you for all those who already have sent some in.

 

Remember your daily Physical Activity: Use the links above, or choose your own activity.

New to the school website are ‘Dance Videos with Mrs K’. Go to ‘School Life’ on the school website and you will find the link in there.

 

 

We hope you have a lovely weekend,

from Mrs. Charnley, Mrs. Harding, Mrs. Nelson and Mrs. Lundy

 

 

 


Year 3 Home Learning Week 2 (23.3.20)

Hello everybody!

Here’s a letter with more information about TTRockstars.                                          Times Tables Rock Stars Letter

Here are your spellings for this week:

Soft ‘g’

gem
giraffe
gentle
giant
gymnastics
genius
geography
ginger
genuine
germinate

 

Practise your spellings for 10 – 15 minutes every day.

 

Here is Today’s Maths activity:

Grams And Kilograms Hunt

Please follow the instructions on the sheet.

 

Practise your Times Tables for 20 minutes on TT Rockstars or Hit the Button.

 

Here is your English activity:

Year 3 Reading Assessment Fiction Reading Booklet

Year 3 Reading Assessment Fiction Answer Booklet

Please complete the comprehension answer booklet. You can record the answers on paper. If you can’t print it out, try photographing the question so you can see the questions and the text at the same time.

Here are the answers for an adult to help you check the work once you’ve finished.

 Year 3 Reading Assessment Fiction Mark Scheme

 

After lunch, read a book of your choice for 20 minutes. Remember to record it in your journal, so that it counts towards your bookmark stickers.

 

Here is your Science activity:

Pollination And Fertilisation Slides

Read the information on the slides carefully. You may need to do this several times so that you become familiar with the new vocabulary. Act out being the bee, moving between the different parts of the flower.

 

Do some physical activity for at least twenty minutes. Some ideas could be:

Play football (or another game)  in your back garden.

Do this workout with The Body Coach:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EXt2jLRlaf8

The Body coach has announced that he will doing live PE for children from Monday morning at 9am so you could do you physical activity then instead (unless he keeps the videos on his channel, in which case you could do it at any time).

If you wish to re-order the day, please feel free to do so.

Further activities will be added during the week.

Best wishes,

Mrs. Charnley

 

Tuesday 24th March, 2020.

Maths Activity

Watch the powerpoint and then complete the worksheets in your book or on the sheets if you can print them.

Year 3 Fractions Tenths Task Setter PowerPoint 1

Counting Up And Down In Tenths Activity Sheet Ver 4

Labelling Tenths Activity Sheet Ver 1

 

English Activity

Punctuation:  Correct the sentences.

Do the two star activity and then check your answers. Then challenge yourself with the three star activity and check your answers.

Correct The Sentence Punctuation Activity Sheets Phase 23 Ver 7

 

History Activity

Use the link below to research different aspects of Ancient Egyptian life. Read the information, and take part in the interactive activities.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zg87xnb

 

 

Wednesday, 25th March, 2020.

 

Spellings: Practise them for 10-15 minutes, using lots of different strategies that we have used in class, e.g. write the word as a pyramid; underline the tricky parts; write the vowels and consonants in different colours; use ‘look, say, cover, write, check’. I would like your parents to test you on Friday.

 

Maths: Fraction Word Problems (Tenths). Write the questions and the answers in your book or print off the sheet. I have added a tenths number line to help if you need it. Read each question carefully and act it out, using objects if you wish.

Counting In Tenths Number Line Ver 1

Tenths Problem Solving

 

Times Tables: Practise tables using TTRockstars or Hit the Button

 

English:  Research the famous Ancient Egyptian pharaoh Tutankhamun.  Use the following website to find out all about Tutankhamun. Record information under different headings in your book or on a piece of paper. Tomorrow you can use this information to write a factfile or information leaflet.

http://www.primaryhomeworkhelp.co.uk/tut.html

 

Reading: Read a book of your choice for 20 minutes.

 

Art:  Choose one of the following images of Tutankhamun and draw it as carefully as you can, including as much detail as possible. Tomorrow you can colour it using crayons, felt tips, collage materials or paint.

Tutankhamun Images

 

Here are the links to all the online subscriptions that the school has:

Websites

 

 

 

Thursday, 25th March, 2020.

 

Spellings: Keep practising your spellings for a test tomorrow.

 

Maths: Spring Activity Mats (1).

There are three sheets of mixed problems to do, increasing in difficulty. Do sheet 1, then check answers, sheet 2, check answers etc… No peeping at the answers first!

Year 3 Spring 1 Activity Mat 1

 

Times Tables: Hit the Button/TTRockstars.

 

English: Tutankhamun fact-file.

Use the research you did yesterday to complete a fact-file or information leaflet about Tutankhamun. Ideas for the layout of your fact-file are given below, or you can use ideas of your own. If you would like to decorate your fact-file with hieroglyphs, use the sheet below.

T T 12292 Leaflet Outline Ver 2

T L 4553 Fact File Activity Sheet Ver 2

Egyptians Hieroglyphs Word Mat

 

Reading: Choose a book of your own to read for 20 minutes.

 

History: Complete the picture you drew yesterday by colouring it, using any media you wish, e.g. pencil crayons, felt tips, paint, pastels or collage.  Have lots of fun!

 

PE: Here’s the link to the Real PE website. Your login details have already been sent to you. Or you can do the daily PE with Joe.

http://home.jasmineactive.com/

 

 

Friday, 26th March, 2020.

 

Spellings: Ask a parent to test you on this week’s words. (Parents, we normally test the words out of order). Do the test at the back of your Spelling book.

 

Maths: Emoji code breaking.

Use the code to add and subtract 2-digit and 3-digit numbers. Please do the first two sheets. Look carefully at the example to see how it works. You should use column addition or subtraction to calculate the answers.  Check your work with the answer sheets, but no peeping at the answers first!

Emoji Code Breaking Activity Sheets

 

Times Tables: TTRockstars and/or Hit the Button.

 

English: Using a wider range of conjunctions.

Please do the first sheet (one star). Write the sentences in your book or print off the sheet. Scroll down to find the answers once you have finished.

Using Different Types Of Conjunctions Differentiated Worksheets

 

Reading: Try to complete one of your Reading Challenges today.

 

R.E.: The First Disciples

With an adult, read and discuss the following story called ‘Calling of the Fishermen’ (This can take a little time to open). In your book or on a sheet of paper, answer the questions that are asked during the story. You can then decorate your work with pictures from the story.

Calling Of The Fishermen PowerPoint

 

It’s Friday, so remember to have Golden Time!

Don’t forget to do your daily physical activity! (See links above)

 

We hope you have had some fun this week. There will be more activities next week.

Enjoy your weekend!

From Mrs. Charnley, Mrs. Harding, Mrs. Nelson and Mrs. Lundy.