With Miss McKee & Mrs Sleigh
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Remember to log in to My On to practise your reading skills each day using your Accelerated Reader details.
Once you have finished reading your book, take the book quiz. When you log in, you will find projects set that you need to complete. If you need any help with your login, then please contact us on TEAMS or by email.
Hello Year 3s !!
Welcome to our class page.
We hope you have all had a lovely summer break and that everyone has stayed healthy.
Well done to all you Year 3s from last year who have read or completed homework over the summer! If you have any more please email it to us.
We are looking forward to seeing all the new Year 3s on Wednesday and waving to all of the old Year 3s who are now Year 4s too! It will be lovely to see you all.
Miss McKee and Mrs Sleigh
Remember you can read on MyON any time, any day!
You can also borrow 15 REAL books from Blackburn Library for FREE. All you have to do is ask a relative to take you to the library and ask to join!. Click here for information.
Blackburn Library are also running a summer reading challenge! For more information click here .
Go on MyOn and keep on reading!! Have fun!
SPAG - Spelling, Punctuation and grammar
Log in to Purplemash at the bottom of this page.
Don't forget for extra spelling practice, you can also go onto IDL at the bottom of this page.
Click on COMMON EXCEPTION WORDS to play spelling games. Look on the Wizard's wall choose your spelling group then pick any spell book to see the words you are practising. Then click the big green go button! The spooky spelling is shown then it disappears and you have to spell it using the candles and click check to see if the skull says it is correct!
READING Read on MYON and go into town with an adult and join the library. They let you take out 15 books for free. Enjoy them. Look after them. Take them back. Get 15 more!! Learn loads!
Keep practising your reading every day to improve your skills.
Choose a book on MyOn on the link below. Read it. Once you feel confident on it find the quiz for that book on MyOn and answer the questions about it. Remember, you can only do the quiz for each book once, so if you don't feel confident, re-read the book before you complete the quiz.
Keep checking your own progress and how many minutes you have read for. Try to beat your score each week!
Click the link here.
In MyOn your user name is the first initial of your first name and 4 letters of your surname. Your password is abc.
So Mickey Mouse would be username mmous
Email if you are struggling to find your way in.
Don't forget to use IDL to practise your English skills too.
WRITING Don't forget you can keep a holiday diary. Write down what you do each day. Add lots of adjectives to Make every day sound as exciting as you can!
Welcome to the world of Biomes Year 3!!
This is the topic we are going to find more about this half term!
Make sure you've got your geography heads switched on!!!
For each lesson, you will need a pencil, ruler and your workbook!
You will need to write down any key words given and complete the tests at the beginning and end of each lesson. Each lesson will have a worksheet in the 'Geography Folder' to complete.
Week 1 Lesson 1 - What are the Earth's biomes? Click here! Don't forget to complete the worksheet.
Week 2 Lesson 2 - What affects an ecosystem? Click here! Find the worksheet in the Geography folder at the bottom of this page.
Week 3 Lesson 3 - Climate Zones. Read through the PowerPoint in the Geography folder at the bottom of this page and then complete the Climate Zone worksheet.
Week 4 Lesson 4 - research week - 'Vegetation Belt'. This week I would like you complete the worksheet in the folder - week 4.
Sections 1 and 2 are straightforward.
Section 3 - Find at least 5 plants that can be found in that 'belt' area of land, if you find more that would be fantastic. In the section 'Any other interesting facts' I would like you to find at least 3 'strange/bizarre/wacky' facts about the area and why they are so interesting!
Week 5 Lesson 5 - The water cycle. Click here to learn more about the 'water cycle'. Make sure you complete the quiz at the end of the page.
Task - create your own poster showing how the water cycle works. Use the new vocabulary in your poster, keep it neat and explain each stage properly. Send your pictures in so that we can share with the rest of the school our fabulous geography work!
Once done complete the worksheet, take a picture and send it by email firstname.lastname@example.org
Art and DT
Ancient Egyptians Day - Tuesday 13th July
find out all about The ancient Egyptian pharaohs and read a story set in Eygpt ON MYON.
We will have 1 music lesson each week.
To log in, your username is your full name and your password is your class name (all lowercase)
For example, if Mickey Mouse was in Kingfishers class, his login details would be: Username: mickeymouse Password: kingfishers
The song we are going to learn is called 'The Dragon Song', by Joanna Mangona and Pete Readman.
This song is about kindness, respect, friendship, acceptance and happiness.
Each week there will be a new song/tune to appraise (assess/evaluate).
Week 1 click here. Listen and appraise 'The Dragon Song'.
Week 2 click here. Listen and appraise 'Birdsong'.
Week 3 click here. Listen and appraise 'Vaishnava Jana'.
Week 4 click here. Listen and appraise 'Turkish Traditional Tune'.
Week 5 click here. Listen and appraise 'Aitutaki Drum Dance'.
We will have one lesson per week in Spanish!
This term we will be introducing ten musical instruments. You will learn how to use the phrase 'Toco... (I play...) so you can start to build phrases and sentences.
Click on the lesson, enter your login details - username Intake4155 password lahome, select Spanish, Entry Level Challenge Unit 2: Los Instrumentos ( Musical Instruments).
Any worksheets you need will be in the Spanish folder at the bottom of this page.
Week 1 Lesson 1 - First 5 musical instruments.
Week 2 Lesson 2 - Second 5 musical instruments.
Week 3 Lesson 3 - All 10 musical instruments.
Week 4 Lesson 4 - How to say 'Toco...' (I play...).
Week 5 Lesson 5 - Full Unit revision.
Don't forget to send in your work once completed, it would be great to see all your Spanish work mi amigos!!
EAL English as an Additional Language
Look in this area for work that will help to improve your English. There will be counting work, simple calculations, basic English vocabulary and songs to learn.
Try these activities and songs several times to learn new words. Have fun!
Listen to a song, watch the words as you sing along.
This is about a bear called Sue.
Abracadabra a body parts song.
Superheroes song about superpowers.
A traditional song about An old lady who swallowed a fly.
Listen out for all the verbs (doing words) that end in "ing" when you click on this rap.
Look at past tense verb ending in this video.
Practise your ABC with this game! It is fast!!
Try out these activities a few times to learn new words ans skills.
Practise counting and matching numbers 1 to 10 here.
Play this Magic Monkey game and see if it can guess your answer.
All About Expectations in Year 3
ask an adult to help you to email your work to us.
HOmework overview - Summer 2
READING AT HOME
Keep practising your reading to improve your skills.
Both classes have a login for Oxford Owls. Click here or at the bottom of this page. You can then choose free fiction or non fiction e books. Use the age range as a guide but if you find texts are too easy or hard move into the next band. All the username and password details are at the bottom of this page.
You might also like to have a look in the Virtual library! Pick a few books to read just for fun! Jaqueline Wilson will tell you how to access it....
Click here to access your very own digital library. You will need your login details to access this.
Try listening to a fabulous NEW Paddington story created by Magpies Class
Activity File Share
Below you can see the folders where we share the materials you will need for your learning. Just open the folder and click the file you need to open or save.
Have a look at the very bottom of this page to find links to other fun activities for your child .
Oxford Owls Go to My Class Login
Magpies Class Login
Username: 3magpies Password: 3magpies
Kingfishers Class Login
Username: 3kingfishers Password: 3kingfishers