YEAR 3 

 

Homework for Friday 9th July 2021

Spellings:
accidentally
century
strength
quarter
experience
important
guard
ordinary
business
strange


Gazelles spellings:
today
friend
she
house
door
love
only
where
parents
bath


Maths Homework:
You are to practise your times tables on J2Blast and on Hit the Button. Tell us your scores in J2e5!
https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button

 

 

 

Homework for Friday 2nd July 2021

Spellings:
address
forwards
breathe
natural
calendar
imagine
describe
women
purpose
straight


Turquoise spellings:
woke
some
taste
makes
made
sour
lemon
spooned
spicy
gently

 

Green spellings:
old
very
make
grumpy
sheep
field
please
said
there
asked


Light Blue spellings:
tree
grin
snail
going
winning
waiting
said
like
there
happy

 

 

Maths Homework

This week you have two activities to complete on Purple Mash. The first activity is called Which Shape am I? The second activity is called Ordering Angles.
www.purplemash.com

 

 

Homework for Friday 25th June 2021

Spellings
opposite
grammar
eighth
bicycle
pressure
various
consider
difficult
exercise
regular


Turquoise Spellings
Kate
base
gave
came
wanted
chocolates
favourite
toppings
perfect
ginger

Green Spellings
kitchen
loud
shouted
liked
pipe
whole
asked
when
what
to

Light Blue Spelling
drink
think
shoo
chair
having
said
there
out
little
mouse

 

Maths Homework

This week your maths homework will be about 2D and 3D shapes! You will need to remember the names of some 2D and 3D shapes and complete the activity on My Maths.

The activity is called 2D and 3D Shapes.

www.mymaths.co.uk

 

 

Homework for Friday 18th June 2021

3 Red Spellings
length
describe
naughty
separate
often
fruit
height
important
certain
surprise

3 Green spellings

chaos
chemist
mechanic
chorus
headache
stomach
school
chord
scheme
character
 

3 Yellow spellings

describe
circle
eighth
February
guide
island
fruit
knowledge
learn
although

 

Green spellings

noisy
loud
away
house
break
shake
playground
were
quiet
once
listen
two

 

Light Blue Spellings
jumps
teeth
park
tail
turns
down
out
giant
happy
watch


Turquoise Spellings
computer
banner
flyer
butterfly
pleased
arrived
fete
signs
email
aeroplane

 

Maths - 3 Red and 3 Yellow

Find different 3D shapes from around your home, take pictures of them and then write the properties of the shapes. You can do this on J2e5 so your teachers can see your wonderful work! 

Try to find these shapes:

  • Cylinder 
  • Sphere 
  • Cube
  • Cuboid 
  • Triangular prism
  • Square-based pyramid

What other shapes can you find?

Maths 3 Green

Find different 2D shapes from around your home, take pictures of them and then write the properties of the shapes. You can do this on J2e5 so your teachers can see your wonderful work!

Try to find these shapes:

  • square
  • rectangle
  • circle 
  • triangle

See what other shapes you can find.

 

Homework for Friday 11th June 2021

3 Green Spellings

Science
muscle
descend
scene
scent
scenery
fascinating
scissors
crescent
scientist

3 Red Spellings

accident
interesting
island
potatoes
build
caught
heard
group
material
peculiar

3 Yellow Spellings

exercise
heart
medicine
strength
height
material
centre
promise
straight
bicycle


Turquoise Spellings:
pounce
burrow
taller
terrified
squash
knock
scene
trunk
answer
giant

 

Green Spellings:
Charlie
house
superkid
eating
sprouts
tower
Mr
Mrs
people
oh

 

Light Blue Spellings:
went
steps
stuck
along
tower
said
made
bridge
play
pencil

 

Maths Homework

For your maths homework you need to log on to MyMaths and complete the activity that has been set for you called 'Short and long multiplication'.

 

Homework for Friday 28th May 2021

Year 3 spellings

picturesque
queue
tongue
mosque
league
antique
unique
catalogue
cheque
fatigue

Gazelles Spellings


morning
moon
sunbeams
tummy
old
growing
before
breeze
birds
sweet

Maths Homework

For your maths homework you need to log on to MyMaths and complete the activity that has been set for you called 'finding fractions of amounts'. 

 

Please also remember that you need to be practising your times tables every day throughout the holiday! Have a lovely break year 3! 

Homework for Friday 21st May 2021

Year 3 Spellings
chef
machine
quiche
moustache
charade
sachet
parachute
chalet
brochure
chivalry


Turquoise Spellings
elf
squashed
dream
mighty
fright
jumped
loud
laughed
bubbles
stew

Green Spellings:
windy
round
suddenly
leaves
flew
beak
asked
their
looked
oh

Light Blue Spellings:

trench
crunch
stand
blast
trust
what
when
little
one
grass

 

Maths Homework

Year 3 maths homework is on Purple Mash. The task is called Fraction Equivalence Quiz.

Gazelles, your task is on Purple Mash. The task is called Addition and Subtraction.

www.purplemash.com

 

Homework for Friday 14th May 2021

Year 3 Spellings:
headache
chorus
chaos
choir
echoed
school
stomach
anchor
character
scheme

Turquoise Spelling Words:
hunted
shines
hooted
covered
wise
shall
dried
forest
waited
hungry

Green Spelling Words:
dragonflies
saw
nearby
fly
side
high
looked
could
oh
who


Light Blue Spelling Words:
flag
drop
floated
spin
plan
come
some
put
like
there


Maths Homework:

 

For Maths this week we would like you to go onto j2blast - tt blast and practise levels 9 and above. If you are a Gazelle, you need to practise levels 4 and 6. Good luck!

 

 

Homework for Friday 7th May 2021

Spellings:

young
cousin
trouble
double
younger
touch
couple
courage
rough
countryside

 

Turquoise spellings:

leader
meanwhile
steal
threw
camper
searched
found
catches
taken
boat

Green spellings:

was
window
bunnies
intruder
robot
remind
looked
called
could
sometimes

Light Blue spellings:

tricks
grab
flung
plan
stop
some
come
put
like
from


Maths homework:
Your homework this week is to practise the 7x, 8x and 9x timestables. Your task is set on My Maths; it is called Mixed Tables 7, 8, 9.  http://www.mymaths.co.uk
You could also have a go at Hit the Button! Record what timestable you practised and what score you got on J2e5. https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button

Gazelles Maths homework:
Your homework is to practise the 2x, 5x and 10x timestables. Your task is set on My Maths; it is called Mixed Tables 2, 5, 10.

 

 

 

 

Homework for Friday 30th April 2021

Spellings:
syrup
Egypt
crystal
symbol
mystery
typical
lynx
pyramid
bicycle
myth


Turquoise Spellings:

could
school
write
swimming
out
good
knitting
teach
took
great
weeds

 

Green Spellings:

super
behind
tomato
shrieked
pull
alarming
called
looked
could
lady

 

Light Blue Spellings:

gift
felt
next
help
were
have
said
out
put
so

 

Maths Homework:
Your homework this week is on Purple Mash. The task is called Addition and Subtraction. Use paper and a pencil at home to work out the answers using formal written method before you input your answer.

Gazelles:
Your homework is on Purple Mash. The task is called Addition and Subtraction 0 – 20. Use paper and a pencil at home to work out the answers and then put the answers in the box.

Purple Mash - www.purplemash.com

 

 

Homework for Friday 23rd April 2021

Spellings
listened
gardener
watering
beginning
listener
forgotten
gardening
upsetting
watered
forgetting


Orange Spellings
where
home
places
there
ice
city
cellar
people
could
their


Light Blue Spellings
pest
soft
hunt
nest
pinch
were
out
have
said
so

 

Maths

Your maths homework has been set on Purple Mash.
You will be completing the activity called Numbers to 1000 – Compare & Order.

Gazelles – Your maths homework has been set on Purple Mash. The activity is called Ordering Numbers.

Purple Mash – www.purplemash.com

 

 

Please read this important letter about Year 3 Swimming.

 

 

 

Year 3 homework for Friday 26th March 2021

Spellings:
mist
missed
mane
main
plane
plain
fair
fare
peace
piece


Gazelles spellings:
bear
bare
pear
pair
blew
blue
see
sea
quite
quiet

 

Maths homework

Go to Purple Mash and complete the work that has been set for you. It is called Ordering Fractions - Cloze. 

www.purplemash.com

Gazelles Maths homework

Go to Purple Mash and complete the times tables work that has been set for you. It is called 3 x Table Spreadsheet, 

 

Year 3 Homework - Friday 19th March 2021

Spellings

hear
here
great
grate
he’ll
heal
heel
there
their
they're

Maths

Log into J2Blast and head to TT blast to practise your times tables. Go to have a practise and complete level 9! 

 

 

 

Self Isolating Year 3 and 4 Activities Thursday 11th and Friday 12th March

Thursday
Literacy

Complete the grammar activity on determiners in your BGFL files.

Maths
Year 4:

Complete the mymaths lesson https://app.mymaths.co.uk/1725-lesson/short-multiplication and then complete the online homework Short Multiplication.

Year 3
Login to Mymaths and complete the online lesson https://app.mymaths.co.uk/1425-lesson/word-problems

When you have completed the lesson have a go at the questions in the online homework on my maths – Word problems.
 

PE:
Complete the Joe Wicks Workout: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qoh7OnG2K_0

 

Friday

Literacy
Today school is celebrating world book day.
Please think of your favourite book and write a book review. Show your book review in J2E.

 

Maths
Today we would like you to review your knowledge of 3d shapes. Complete the online lesson on mymaths https://app.mymaths.co.uk/242-lesson/3d-shapes and complete the online homework 3d shapes

 

 

 

 

 

Timetable for live lessons for the week beginning 11.1.2021
9:15am – 9:45am Reading
10:15am  – 10:45am Maths
10:45am – 11:15am Break
11:45am – 12:15pm Grammar
12:15pm – 1:15pm Lunch
1:45pm – 2:15pm Thinking Curriculum
2:45pm – 3:15pm Storytime

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Friday 5th March 2021

Today we will be continuing to celebrate world book day!
Below are three exciting activities for you to have a go at!

Activity 1
Clink on the link to draw along with Nick Sharratt. You will learn how to capture character and expressions with one of Britain’s best-loved author-illustrators. Make sure to have your paper and pencil nearby!
https://youtu.be/bnyqcpnc63Q

Activity 2
Poetry is another way of telling stories. Find out how much Michael Rosen LOVES chocolate by reading his famous poem, Chocolate Cake. Then have a go at answering the following questions:

  • What adjectives have been used in the poem?
  • Write an example of onomatopoeia?
  • Can you come up with other flavours of cake using alliteration? E.g. Sweet Succulent Strawberry
  • What is Michael thinking or feeling? How do you know?
  • What is Michael’s mum thinking or feeling? How do you know?

Activity 3
You will need your writers pen and imagination hats for this activity! Your task is to design a new cover and blurb for your favourite reading book. Get creative and have fun!

 

Don’t forget to share your fabulous creations with your teacher! Ask an adult to send a picture to your class email. We look forward to seeing your amazing work!

3 Yellow – 3yellow@grove.bham.sch.uk
3 Red – 3red@grove.bham.sch.uk
3 Green – 3green@grove.bham.sch.uk

 

 

Thursday 4th March 2021

Reading
Navigator (Zebras and Lions) – Time and Tide
https://bgfl.sharepoint.com/:b:/s/grove/Staff/ER7RJVP8qhxOlKZONcaEG8BE74Onmd6FnNECYHe1P16SQ
Your task is to answer the comprehension questions about the first part of Time and Tide.

Navigator Max (Tigers) – The Day I Met Dracula
https://bgfl.sharepoint.com/:v:/s/grove/Staff/ET1ocQ-tjjtNnNUmNB-V7w8BKzljmX-Tz37ZCKWoC4Ypxw
Your task is to answer the comprehension questions about the first part of The Day I Met Dracula.

Orange – Body Invaders
https://bgfl.sharepoint.com/:v:/s/grove/Staff/EY9ew58SD9NHrEiBKEjJHZsB9C2WS4M8mDvZx4pBHjgLuA?e=ug2f6e
Today you will be completing comprehension style questions on the text you have been reading this week. You will find these in your shared files on J2e. Use the story link to help you with answering the questions.

Light Blue – Bug Hunt
https://bgfl.sharepoint.com/:v:/s/grove/Staff/EVYuJm0ilhdLoSHrN5fujQUB-GLmFxC0POJXKGqDgXZ4mQ?e=y9tnnw
Today you will be completing comprehension style questions on the book you have been reading this week. Use the book link to help you with answering the questions.

Yellow – The Birthday Cake
https://bgfl.sharepoint.com/:v:/s/grove/Staff/EUnHySPiIy9Jo6MKh93B2tsBF4vj-j2gmG4kMbJRX7558A?e=En0Zaa
Today your task will be to correctly order the story by writing a number next to each picture. Then tell someone in your family what is happening in each picture.
Use the book link to help you.

New Yellow (was Pink) – Win the Cup!
https://bgfl.sharepoint.com/:v:/s/grove/Staff/EdBDbjE80-FOhR16cHwUZNwBNbS-Sy6xGEuZ2mh_VCbQWg?e=EGfGGf
Today your task will be to order the pictures and captions by writing a number next to each one. Use the book link to help you.


Maths
Today we are going to be using our knowledge of addition and subtraction to solve word problems! We need to remember to read the questions carefully, make sure you understand the question, work out which calculation you will need to do and then answer the question!
Your task has been shared with you on your shared files on BGfL.


Literacy
Today we are going to be looking at spellings! We are going to focus on spelling words using the possessive apostrophe for singular and plural words.
Your task has been shared with you on your shared files on BGfL.


PSHE
Today for PSHE we are going to be discussing our understanding that images in the media do not always reflect reality. We will link this to how photographs and images in advertisements don’t always look like the actual product in real life. We will be having a look at some tricks that media advertisements do to make products look better than they do in reality.

Your task is to create a poster demonstrating your understanding of how images in the media don’t always reflect reality. You are to include different strategies you have learnt in today’s lesson that are used in food/holiday advertisements. You to include your opinion, do you agree/disagree with this? Why?

 

 

 

Wednesday 3rd March 2021

Reading

Navigator (Zebras and Lions) - Time and Tide

https://bgfl.sharepoint.com/:b:/s/grove/Staff/ER7RJVP8qhxOlKZONcaEG8BE74Onmd6FnNECYHe1P16SQ
Your task is to answer questions about the beginning of this story. Your activity sheet has been shared with you on J2e.

Navigator Max (Tigers) – The Day I Met Dracula

https://bgfl.sharepoint.com/:v:/s/grove/Staff/ET1ocQ-tjjtNnNUmNB-V7w8BKzljmX Tz37ZCKWoC4Ypxw
Your task is to answer questions about the story. Your activity sheet has been shared with you on J2e.

Orange – Body Invaders
Today your task will be to decide if the statements from your reading book are true or false. Use the book to help you check your answers. You will find it in your shared files on J2e.

Light Blue – Bug Hunt
Today your task will be to complete a quiz on mini beasts! Use your reading book to help you. You will find this activity in your shared files on J2e. 

Yellow – The Birthday Cake
Today you will be using your reading book to complete the sentences. Remember to include a full stop at the end of your sentences!

New Yellow (was Pink) – Win the Cup!
Your task is to draw yourself doing your favourite dance. Will you win the cup?

 

Maths
Today we will be practising our mental maths skills by subtracting 3-digit numbers with ones, tens and hundreds numbers.
Your task is on Purple Mash. It is called Subtraction HTO - O. Make sure you use your mental maths skills to work out the answers! https://www.purplemash.com/sch/grove-b21

 

Literacy
In literacy today, we will be learning how to write an introduction for an information text.
Your task will be to use the skills learnt in the lesson and your research from yesterday to write an introduction for your text about farms. You will compete this task on J2e5.

 

PE
Today we will be following a Joe Wicks video to get active. Make sure to have your water bottle next to you!

 

 

Tuesday 2nd March 2021

Reading
Navigator (Zebras and Lions) – Time and Tide
https://bgfl.sharepoint.com/:b:/s/grove/Staff/ER7RJVP8qhxOlKZ-ONcaEG8BE74Onmd6FnNECYHe1P16SQ
Your task is to make a prediction about this story. Your activity sheet has been shared with you on BGfL.

Navigator Max (Tigers) – The Day I Met Dracula
https://bgfl.sharepoint.com/:v:/s/grove/Staff/ET1ocQ-tjjtNnNUmNB-V7w8BKzljmX-Tz37ZCKWoC4Ypxw
Your task is to answer questions about the beginning of this story. Your activity sheet has been shared with you on BGfL.

Orange – Body Invaders
Watch the video of a teacher reading the book. 
https://bgfl.sharepoint.com/:v:/s/grove/Staff/EY9ew58SD9NHrEiBKEjJHZsB9C2WS4M8mDvZx4pBHjgLuA?e=ug2f6e
Now mute the teacher and practise reading the book yourself. Then have a go at completing the sentences using the new phonic words you have learnt today.

Light Blue – Bug Hunt
Watch the video of a teacher reading the book. 
https://bgfl.sharepoint.com/:v:/s/grove/Staff/EVYuJm0ilhdLoSHrN5fujQUB-GLmFxC0POJXKGqDgXZ4mQ?e=y9tnnw
Now mute the teacher and practise reading the book yourself. Then have a go at drawing your favourite bug from the book! You will also need to explain why this is your favourite bug. Remember to include facts from the book.

Yellow – The Birthday Cake
Watch the video of a teacher reading the book. 
https://bgfl.sharepoint.com/:v:/s/grove/Staff/EUnHySPiIy9Jo6MKh93B2tsBF4vj-j2gmG4kMbJRX7558A?e=En0Zaa
Now mute the teacher and practise reading the book yourself. Your activity is to look at Tiger’s face on page 14 and write about what he might be thinking.

New Yellow (was Pink) – Win the Cup!
Watch the video of a teacher reading the book. 
https://bgfl.sharepoint.com/:v:/s/grove/Staff/EdBDbjE80-FOhR16cHwUZNwBNbS-Sy6xGEuZ2mh_VCbQWg?e=EGfGGf
Now mute the teacher and practise reading the book yourself. Then have a go at answering the questions. You will find this activity in your shared files on J2e.


Computing
We are going to have our first computing lesson with Mrs Cufflin today! Make sure you have access to BGfL during this lesson.


Literacy
Today we are going to be doing some more in depth research into different types of farming. We shall be using our skills of skimming and scanning for the right information, and then picking out the main points from a paragraph to write down on to our research sheets.
Your task will be to use the skills learned in this lesson to do some of your own in depth research using the research sheet which has been shared with you on BGfL.


Maths
Today we are going to practise our mental maths skills by adding 3-digit numbers with ones, tens and hundreds numbers.
Your task is on Purple Mash. It is called Addition HTO + O. Make sure you use your mental maths skills to work out the answers! https://www.purplemash.com/sch/grove-b21

 

 

 

Monday 1st March 2021

Reading
The Reading Explorer text we are looking at today is called Fee Fi Fo Fum. In our lesson we will be reading it together and answering some questions about it. Your task will be to complete the questions on the activity sheet which has been shared with you on J2e.

 


Maths
For our Monday Measures lesson, we will be measuring and comparing lengths in different units. Your task will be to complete the activity sheet that has been shared with you on J2e.



Literacy
In literacy today, we will be focusing on grammar. We will be developing our understanding of how to use progressive tense correctly. Your task will be to complete the activity sheet that has been shared with you on J2e. 

 

Science
Today we are learning about skeletons! We are going to learn about animals that have a skeleton on the inside of their bodies (vertebrates) and animals that do not have a skeleton (invertebrates). Here are two short BBC Bitesize videos to help you with your understanding -

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zn22pv4/articles/zp6g7p3 - vertebrates
https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zn22pv4/articles/z8mbqhv - invertebrates


Your task will be on Education city, it is called Wildlife Park. https://go.educationcity.com/

 

 


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