Cedar Class Year 3

Welcome to the Year 3 class page.

This is the place to find out about the ongoing learning in Year 3. If your child/children are isolating please follow the daily tasks outlined below and use the links provided. This page will be updated each week with new tasks. If you wish to send through your child’s work, please upload it via Class Dojos.

Reading: 

Reading is an important part of daily learning. Please encourage your child to read for at least 20 minutes per day and make a comment in their reading record each day. Please encourage them to read a variety of different texts such as;  modern fiction, poetry, plays, non-fiction and traditional stories.

Your child’s reading can also be supported with additional resources such as First News (logins are in their reading record). https://www.firstnews.co.uk/login/

Handwriting:

In order to keep up presentation standards, please ensure your child continues to practise their handwriting via the link below. Please use the videos to support your child’s cursive handwriting.

https://teachhandwriting.co.uk/continuous-cursive-beginners-choice-4.html

Spellings:

Continue to work through the year 3/4 common exception words and statutory words listed below. Please use the spelling activities suggested below to support your child with their spellings.

Statutory Spellings Year 3 and 4

Common Exception Words Year 3 and 4

KS2 High Frequency Words

  • Practise these spellings (look, say, cover, write, check)
  • Draw a picture to go with each one to help you remember what they mean
  • Use them in a sentence
  • Bubble write
  • Spell them backwards
  • Create a spelling poem
  • Create a mnemonic for each word

Additionally, please use Spelling Frame to learn and test spellings: https://spellingframe.co.uk/

Maths:

  • Mathletics – Please complete the weekly Maths tasks assigned on Mathletics. Your child can find their log in details inside their reading journals. https://login.mathletics.com/
  • TTRS – Please ensure your child is practicing their Times Tables through TTRS. Your child can find their log in details inside their reading journals. https://play.ttrockstars.com/auth/school/student
  • Numbots – Please ensure your child is practicing their addition and subtraction through Numbots. Your child’s login details are the same as their TTRS logins.

PE:

Physical education is important. Please use the resources suggested below to maintain your child’s fitness at home.

  1. Joe Wicks from The Body Coach TV has daily P.E. videos https://www.youtube.com/c/TheBodyCoachTV/videos
  2. Super-movers  https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/supermovers/ks2-collection/zr4ky9q
  3. Cosmic Kids Yoga https://www.youtube.com/user/CosmicKidsYoga

Science: 

Our topic this half term is Light. Please sign up to Explorify via the link below. Here you can access activities linked to our topic for your child to complete at home.

https://explorify.wellcome.ac.uk/

RE:

This term we are learning about Christianity and Christmas.

Topic:

Our topic for Autumn 2 is the Ancient Egyptians. We will be learning about life during this time, the River Nile and learning about the different pharaohs.

Art:

#DrawWithRob provides draw along videos for your child to follow and create their own illustrations.

http://www.robbiddulph.com/draw-with-rob

Week Beginning 30th November – 4th December 2020

English and Maths daily tasks

Please follow the Oak National Academy Resources

https://classroom.thenational.academy/schedule-by-year/year-3

Once you have clicked on the link, click ‘schedule’ which can be found in the top right hand corner of the page. Here you will find a daily Maths lesson and English lesson with supporting videos for your child to complete.

Additional Maths Resources 

  • Mathletics – Please complete the weekly Maths tasks assigned on Mathletics. Your child can find their log in details inside their reading journals. https://login.mathletics.com/
  • TTRS – Please ensure your child is practicing their Times Tables through TTRS. Your child can find their log in details inside their reading journals. https://play.ttrockstars.com/auth/school/student
  • Numbots – Please ensure your child is practicing their addition and subtraction through Numbots. Your child’s login details are the same as their TTRS logins.