Y3 Learning This Week

Please find below the learning for the week commencing 18th January 2021.


1. English – Suspense Writing
2. Maths - Money
3. Spellings –  Year 3 and 4 Words
4. Topic - Shabbat
5. Topic - Shabbat 2 


1. English

Monday –Reading Comprehension
Watch the video and have a go at the questions at the end.

Tuesday– Fronted adverbials.
Work through the PowerPoint slides below and then download the activity sheet to have a go at adding fronted adverbials.

Wednesday – Possessive apostrophe
Visit https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zvwwxnb/articles/zx9ydxs
Watch the video, have a go at typing the sentences and then do the quiz.

Thursday – Setting description
Work through the flipchart and then have a go at writing your own setting.

Friday – Boxing up
Work through the flipchart and then complete the boxing up activity. Remember this is your chance to make up your own story based on The Manor House!

2. Maths 

This week we will be looking at adding and subtracting money. Watch the video for each lesson and then have a go at the lesson worksheet which you can download from the bottom of the page. 
Lesson 1:  To count money (pounds and pence) 
Video: https://vimeo.com/497343674
Video: https://vimeo.com/497344241
Lesson 2:  To convert pounds and pence
Video: https://vimeo.com/497345587
Video: https://vimeo.com/497942634
Worksheet: https://resources.whiterosemaths.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/Y3-Sprin...
Lesson 3:  Add money 
Video: https://vimeo.com/498286318
Worksheet: https://resources.whiterosemaths.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/Y3-Sprin...
Lesson 4:  Subtract money
Video: https://vimeo.com/498297373
Worksheet: https://resources.whiterosemaths.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/Y3-Sprin...
Lesson 5: 4 Times tables
Watch the Supermovers video to help you remember your four times tables. 

3. Spellings 

Lesson 1 – Year 3 and 4 words
Have a look at these Year 3 and 4 spelling words: 

Naughty, notice, occasion, occasionally, often, opposite

Have a go at the Look, Cover, Say, Write, Check sheet from the bottom of this page to practice your spellings.Did you get them right? 

Lesson 2 – Year 3 and 4 words continued
Using the Year 3 / 4 words that you used yesterday, have a go at writing these words in a sentence. It  can be a silly or a sensible sentence.
E.g. I like to wear a clown suit on a special occasion. 
For an extra challenge – can you write two of the words into one sentence? 

Lesson 3 – Scribble spellings
Using the Year 3 / 4 words that you are learning this week, fill in the scribble spellings sheet saved below with all of your spellings or create your own spelling scribble – remember that you can do it in a variety of different colours to make it more exciting. 
For an extra challenge – add in some of the words we were practising in class in the Autumn term or use the list of words in your diary to help you. 

Lesson 4 - Handwriting spelling practise
Download the handwriting spelling sheet from the bottom of this page and practice your spellings.
Lesson 5 – Writing a short story. 
Have a go at using the words to write a short story. You need to include all 6 words, it can be a silly story. 


4.  Topic - Shabbat

This week we are learning all about Shabbat. Have you heard of it?

Watch the video below and complete the task on the sheet.


5. Topic - Shabbat 2 

Using your knowledge from the last session, research Shabbat further and try to answer the questions on the sheet below.

When is Shabbat?

How is Shabbat celebrated?

What happens at the end of Shabbat?

Why is Shabbat important?