Balancing Act

In PE today, Fox class learnt about counter balance and counter tension. Have a look at some of the balances we came up with in pairs.

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Homework due Monday 14th January 2019

Please practise the following spellings in your reading diary this week. There will be a spelling test on Friday 18th January 2019.

Spellings

Homophone of the week:

accept

except

Year 3 spellings:

imagine

increase

important

Spelling rule words:

autobiography

autograph

automatic

autofocus

autopilot

Mental  Maths practise:

Please practise your 3 and 4 times tables.

Optional Maths Challenge:

We have been learning about pictograms and bar charts in Maths this week. Can you collect some data and represent it in a pictogram or bar chart?

Here is a game in which you analyse a bar charts: https://mathsframe.co.uk/en/resources/resource/51/bar_charts

 

Holiday Homework

There will be no set spellings or math work for Year 3 children during the Christmas break. Please do, however, make sure you continue to read every day and record what you have learnt in your reading diary.  We will be checking these as usual upon return in the new year and yellow cards will be handed out if reading has not been kept up.

Wishing you all a fun-filled Christmas break!

The Year 3 Team

Image result for inspirational reading quote

 

Homework due Monday 17th December 2018

Please practise the following spellings in your reading diary this week. They are all words we have learnt this term. There will be a spelling test on Friday 21st December 2018. Some follow a spelling rule whilst others are year 3 spellings.

Prefix words-

disability

interrelated

irregular

redecorate

subheading

 

Year 3 words

accidentally

believe

different

enough

experience

 

Mental  Maths practise:

Please practise your 4 and 8 times tables.

Optional Maths Challenge:

We have been learning about analogue and digital clocks in maths this week.

Task 1: Can you read these clocks and then put them in order from the earliest time to the latest time?

09:35               01:52               11:24               08:45               03:17               04:18             12:21

Task 2: Write up your Saturday schedule and explain what you did at different points during the day eg:

07:05 – Woke up

08:30 – Went to  football training

10:25 – Played in the garden with my younger brother

 

Homework due Monday 10th December 2018

Please practise the following spellings in your reading diary this week. There will be a spelling test on Friday 14th December 2018. Some follow a spelling rule. The others are year 3 spellings.

Spellings

Spelling rules for prefixes: 

supermarket

superman

superstar

superhuman

superimpose

 

Year 3 words:

February

forward

fruit

grammar

group

 

Mental  Maths practise:

Please practise your 3 and 4 times tables.

Optional Maths Challenge:

We have been learning about measurement in maths this week. We have measured length and height in millimetres, centimetres and metres. Can you measure some objects around your home and write each measurement in two different units?

Examples: The window is 2m. The window is 200cm.

My tablet is 24cm. My table it 240mm

Here are some fun games you can play to revise measuring length:

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/measuring-in-cm

http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/mathgames/measurement/MeasurementMeters.htm

 

Homework due Monday 3rd December 2018

Please practise the following spellings in your reading diary this week. There will be a spelling test on Friday 7th December 2018. Some follow a spelling rule. The others are year 3 spellings.

Spellings

Spelling rules for prefixes: 

interact

intersect

intercity

international

interrelated

 

Year 3 words:

experience

experiment

extreme

famous

favourite

 

Times Tables practise:

Please practise your 4 and 8 times tables.