Year 3

Hello, welcome to a new school year. All the children in Year 3 have been given a homework book with their spelling shed log in stuck at the back. The spellings for this week are ou words. They can record them in their books and also on a computer. I will test them on Friday. They also have an IDL log in stuck in their reading record book.

Thursday 16th July Year 3

Well we’ve made it to the end, this is the last day of the school year! The last day for you to be in Year 3! When you return in September you’ll be in Year 4. Please give me a wave and say hello. I will miss you all, but I know you’ll work hard and do well in Year 4.

So for the last time there is some work on Purple Mash! There is the last chapter of the story, “The Ice Cream Villain” to read and answer questions on. Then there is a book review to write and some maths on comparing and ordering numbers over 1000.

On BBC Bitesize there is some maths on bar charts and for English you can create a comic strip of the first moon landing. In addition,  there is a dance lesson based on Alice in Wonderland.

Remember the commonwealth games mascot competition that I put up yesterday. You’ve got until the end of the month to enter. Well done and thank you for all your hard work during the lock down. Happy holidays, have fun and enjoy the summer.

Wednesday 15th July Year 3

Good morning everyone. I hope Purple mash has been working well for you all, I’ve had a few problems, but it seems to be alright again now.

Today there is chapter 6 of “The Ice Cream Villain” to read and answer questions on. Tara and Guy were chased by the Secret Service. What kind of skills would people need to work in the Secret Service? Create a poster to encourage people to join the service. For maths there is a quiz on fraction equivalence.

Commonwealth Games (Birmingham2022) Mascot competition

You might like to enter the Mascot competition  for the commonwealth games .

Design your own mascot, which could go on to become the official icon of the Games.If you go to the website above you’ll find lots of ideas to get you started. Good luck.

On BBC BItesize there is some maths on pictograms and the English is creative writing. Have fun today.

Tuesday 14th July Year 3

Good morning Year 3. Today on Purple Mash there is chapter 5 of our story, ” The Ice Cream Villain” to read and answer questions on. Once you’ve read the chapter try to predict what will happen next in the story. Use what you know about the characters and what has happened so far to help you write your prediction. For maths there are some word problems to try, estimate the most sensible answer for the problem.

On BBC Bitesize there is some maths on adding and subtracting capacity. In English you can learn  how to write instructions and there is some PE on the key ways your body moves.

Have a good day.

Monday 13th July Year 3

Well done for all your hard work during this lock down, we’ve made it to the last week of the year! The summer holidays start on Friday-hooray!  It has been a very strange time, but things are gradually returning to some normality. It will be lovely to see you all again in September and Mr Whyte is looking forward to teaching you all.

So for today there is chapter 4 of “The Ice Cream Villain” to read and answer questions on. Afterwards, I want you to pretend that you witnessed the Ice Cream Villain chase and fire the ice cream at Tara and Guy. Write a police witness statement describing what you saw. There is some maths on 2 digit addition.

On BBC Bitesize the maths is comparing capacity in litres and millilitres. The English is on newspaper reports and revising the features of newspapers. In addition, there is some science on exploring the features of light and reflections.

Have a magic Monday.