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Year 3

 

Hello and welcome to our Year 3 learning page!

If you are not able to come into school currently, do not worry. We have got some great learning that you can still keep yourself busy with while being safe at home. 

 

English:

Currently in school the year 3 children are looking at how to write a detailed set of instructions. Try this set of 10 lessons below that detail how to write a detailed set yourself.

 

https://classroom.thenational.academy/units/monster-pizza-instructions-9061

 

 

One of the objectives in the year 3 curriculum is to be able to identify and use a range of different word suffixes. The children will have learnt about some of these already through their weekly spellings. These quick and easy lessons will help top up their knowledge of these word types.

 

https://classroom.thenational.academy/units/suffixes-er-and-est-8d8f

 

Maths:

In school currently, year 3 are completing lots of work based around fractions. Below is a link to a set of lessons covering similar areas to those currently in school.  Again you don't need any extra resources for these, just some paper and something to write with.

 

https://classroom.thenational.academy/units/fractions-ed51

 

If you are after some extra work, try using these lessons below that will recap the key skills of applying our knowledge of place value and the operations. These are essential skills to master as they will help the children in many other areas of the maths curriculum as well.

 

https://classroom.thenational.academy/units/exploring-calculation-strategies-and-place-value-8f1f

 

 

If you are after any extra work or need a little more practice in a certain area, the White Rose home learning videos are all still currently available on their website. this is a great resource that the children are all familiar with using as it is often used in school. Look for the spring measures unit for what the children in school will be learning currently.

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-3/ 

 

For the Spring term our theme is:

What do you know about the Ancient Egyptians? 

Have a look  online and see what amazing facts you can find out about some of the Ancient Egyptians. There are lots of great websites and videos out there just brimming with fascinating facts. See what you can find out and then put what you have found out together into a mini booklet of information using this template.

Not sure where to start? try looking up:

-How and why did the Egyptians build pyramids?

-What is the mummification process?

-Why was the river Nile so important?

-Who was Howard Carter and what did he discover?

http://blog.umamidesign.com/ud-content/2013/09/ud_130918_zine-instructions.jpg 

 

Alternatively, try this simple set of lessons looking at the Ancient Egyptians in all their gruesome glory. These lessons should recap some of the things that the children have already learnt in school this term, alongside teaching them some new things as well.

 

https://classroom.thenational.academy/units/ancient-egypt-ff66https://classroom.thenational.academy/units/rivers-4772 

 

Other:

This website offers access to a wide range of maths activities https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/dailylessons

 

Remember to login to your Times Tables Rockstars accounts and keep practicing your times tables. Who will be the next rock legend?

https://ttrockstars.com/

 The children can use this same login to access Numbots. this is a great place to practice quick mental calcualtions. cna you make it all the way to diamond? 

https://play.numbots.com/ 

 

Feeling arty? Use this link to a great YouTube channel filled with great art tutorials for kids. There is so many different things you can find to draw and create, see what creations you can find!

https://www.youtube.com/c/ArtforKidsHub 

Below is a link to the Oxford Owl free E-book library. There is a wide range of E-books available for your child to read on their own or share with an adult. You are required to create a login to access these but it is all free of charge.

https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/find-a-book/library-page/

 

https://www.teachyourmonstertoread.com/ 

Teach Your Monster to Read is an award-winning series of games that’s helped millions of children learn to read. Play for free on the website or download the app.

 

Got too much energy and feel the need to get active? Try some of these quick and easy exercise games that will get you moving in no time! You can play lots of them either on your own or with your family.

https://www.nhs.uk/10-minute-shake-up/shake-ups 

 

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