Year 3 Learning Platform
All children have received their home learning packs. The home learning packs contain English, Maths, R.E and wider learning opportunities to work on at home, to ensure that every possible effort has been made for your child to continue their education at home. Each pack also contains a work book for the children to record all their work in. These will need to be returned to school when we open again as we will be looking for to seeing all the high quality work produced.
This page will be updated every Monday with new learning tasks.
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Below are a list of other learning opportuinties that can be accessed from home.
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Roll a dice and make numbers up to 1000. Draw them using base ten equipment.
Practise quick recall skills - find 10 more/less and 100 more/less
Learn 2,3,4,5,8,10 times tables and division facts
Practise column methods to add and subtrcat two 3 digit numbers
Tell the time
Read daily to continue to become fluent readers. Write down any words you do not understand. Try and find out the meaning of them using a dictionary or online. Children could make their own dictionary and add to it. Try and find a synonym (a word that means the same). You can read any books that you have at home. There are also a lot on online books that you could read and some extra activities linked to each one:
It is also important to show that we understand what we read. Use the VIPERS question prompts to dicuss the text after reading. Answers could be recorded in the work book.
Look in magazines, newspapers and books for the Year 3/4 common exception words. They could use a highlighter to highlight in magazines and newspapers or make lists of similar words. Try and use the word in a setence.
Use the chart below to practise recognising sounds. Concentrate on phase 5 and grapheme famlies. Find words including that sound in books. Read the words. Make up silly sentences including the words. The following websites have lots of phonics activities. You may need to sign up but they are free.
Spelling games and activities
Practise learning to spell the Year 3/4 Common Exception Words. Use the spelling menu below for different strategies to use to help learn the spellings.
Practise handwriting and try and get your child to write something at least once a day. Here are some ideas:
If they were to become a superhero what would their superpower be? Write a character description of them as a superhero. Explain how they save the day.
Write a diary entry summarising the events from the day/week.
Write a set of instructions for ‘How to play a new game?’ Remember to include a list of things they will need. Also not forgetting to include headings and subheadings. Then write their set of instructions, remembering to include imperative verbs. (Verbs that command you to do something). Think about the key rules.
Write a non chronological report about a favoured topic.
Write a book review for one of the books they have read. Remember to say what they have enjoyed or not and who they would recommend the book to?