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Welcome back! We hope you enjoyed the half term and the lovely weather 🙂 Remember to stay safe!

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Day 1 

English 

Starter: GPS (Grammar, punctuation and spelling)   

Changing adjectives into adverbs by adding the suffix ‘ly’ 

Task  

To complete reading comprehension about Greece  

Maths    Tenths as decimals 

Starter 

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button

Tenths as decimals 

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

Please complete activity next to the video.    

Daily Mathletics   

Day 2 

English 

Starter: GPS (Grammar, punctuation and spelling)  

Correct the spelling mistakes 

 LO: To understand structures and features of an explanation text 

TASK 

Read examples of explanation texts and identify the structure and key features. 

Identify the structure and features of explanation texts using a checklist. 

Maths   Lesson 2 Fractions as on a number line 

Starter 

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button

Fractions as on a number line 

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

Please complete activity next to the video.    

Daily Mathletics tasks 

Day 3 

English  

Starter: GPS (Grammar, punctuation and spelling)   

Matching year 3 and 4 words to their definition and then putting each one into a sentence. 

LO: To research and gather information for preparation for Olympic events, javelin, long jump and running 

TASK 

To use the given websites to find out information about the Olympics in Ancient Greece. 

Make notes 

Share what you have found out. 

Maths    Fractions of a set of numbers 

Starter 

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button

Fractions of a set of numbers  

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

Day 4 

English 

Starter: GPS (Grammar, punctuation and spelling)  

Revising past and present tenses 

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zrqqtfr/articles/z3dbg82

LO: To box it up plan for intro, and paragraph 2 preparation of the Games 

Maths   Fractions of a set of objects 

Starter 

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button

 Fractions of a set of objects 

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

Please complete activity next to the video.    

Daily Mathletics   

Day 5 

English 

Starter: GPS (Grammar, punctuation and spelling)  

Subordinating conjunctions  

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zwwp8mn/articles/zqk37p3

LO: To box it up plan for Olympic events, javelin, long jump and running 

Maths   Fractions Challenge 

Starter 

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button

Fraction challenges 

NEW LINKS

https://nrich.maths.org/4519

https://nrich.maths.org/pelmanisms/main.html?game=matchingfractions&timer=hidden&faceup=true

Daily Mathletics   

Reading

Daily reading for 20 mins, can read newspapers, magazines, or listen to audio stories from the link before. https://stories.audible.com/discovery  

Science

What nutrition do animals need? Is it the same or is it different depending on the animal? Research a bit about herbivores, carnivores and omnivores and create a poster that shows the differences in their diets. You can include examples of animals in each category (remember that we are also animals!).

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/clips/z3txpv4

Art

Investigate the work of Clarice Cliff. Look at what she produced and the artwork that she did, how she used bright colours in her pottery. How does this compare to Ancient Greek pottery?

Click this link to go to the British Museum website and learn more about Greek pots.

https://www.britishmuseum.org/learn/schools/ages-7-11/ancient-greece/visit-resource-greek-pots

In this video you can find information about Carice Cliff and her pottery.

History

This week you will be learning about the Ancient Greek timeline.

Can you put these images in order?

Ancient Greece Timeline Ordering Activity English/Italian ...

Music

Consolidate your knowledge on pulse by following this lesson from the Oak Academy.

https://www.thenational.academy/year-3/foundation/pulse-year-3-wk1-5

RE

Christianity – Who was Jesus?

https://www.thenational.academy/year-3/foundation/who-was-jesus-year-3-wk5-1