Link to Year 3 Home Learning Pack

https://www.twinkl.co.uk/resource/year-3-school-closure-home-learning-resource-pack-t-e-2549912

https://classroomsecrets.co.uk/free-home-learning-packs/

Interactive Learning Links

https://www.twinkl.co.uk/resource/year-3-school-closure-interactive-learning-links-t-e-2549921

Mathematics

Here are some key concepts in maths that you can support your child to embed at home:

  • Count from 0 to 30 and back again in steps of 3 ie. 0, 3, 6, 9, 12 etc
  • Count from 0 to 40 and back again in steps of 4 ie. 0, 4, 8, 12, 16 etc
  • Count from 0 to 80 and back again in steps of 8 ie. 0, 8, 16, 24, 32 etc
  • Count from 0 to 500 and back again in steps of 50 ie. 0, 50, 100, 150, 200 etc
  • Count from 0 to 1000 and back again in steps of 100 ie. 0, 100, 200, 300, etc
  • Ordering and sequencing numbers to 1000.
  • https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/7-11-years/ordering-and-sequencing-numbers
  • Read the time on an analogue clock (12 hour and 24 hour clock)
  • Know all of the Roman numerals up to 12.
  • Know that there are 365 days in a year and 366 in a leap year.
  • Know how many days there are in each month of the year (Thirty days has September, April, June and November. All the rest have 31 but February has 28, the leap year that comes once in four, gives February one day more).
  • Know that there are 60 seconds in a minute and 60 minutes in an hour.
  • https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/7-11-years/measure

www.twinkl.co.uk are currently offering one month of free access to their fabulous resources. When you go to sign up you will be asked for the discount code UKTWINKLHELPS


English

By the end of year 4 it is expected that your child is able to read and spell the following words. Although your child is only in year 3 there is absolutely no harm in getting to know these words during Year 3.

There are some excellent writing resources available at:

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/english-games/7-11-years/writing

Year 1 2 3 4 Common Exception

Reading

Here are some video links to support you and your child with phonics at home:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iguS4kxvx0k Phase 3 Sounds

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_KJcEILxOYI Phase 5 Sounds

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ri4u0TjAZ38 Phase 2 and 3 tricky words

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3NOzgR1ANc4 Phase 4 Tricky Words

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DbcZnb2iz1c Phase 5 Tricky Words


There are some excellent free resources on the internet that you can access to support your child to read at home.

https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/find-a-book/library-page/ has lots of free e-books for you to access. You need to register but they can then be accessed for free. If you are unsure which colour band your child is reading at then please contact your class teacher via Parenthub.

https://www.storylineonline.net/ This is a brilliant website where you can listen to authors reading their stories out loud.

https://www.amazon.co.uk/Best-Sellers-Kindle-Store-Childrens-eBooks/zgbs/digital-text/362219031/ref=zg_bs?_encoding=UTF8&tf=1 Amazon has a large collection of free e-books for you to download onto your device.

https://www.barnesandnoble.com/b/free-ebooks/nook-books/kids/_/N-ry0Z8qaZtu1;jsessionid=ED3DB252854391728670F5076A3EC9E0.prodny_store01-atgap11 Barnes and Noble offer a selection a free e-books.

https://worldbook.kitaboo.com/reader/worldbook/index.html?usertoken=Mjk5MzQ6MTpJUjA5MjAxNjoyOmNsaWVudDE2OTc6MTY5NzoyMjE2Mjg4OjE6MTU4NDM4MDExMzA2Mjp1cw

www.twinkl.co.uk are currently offering one month of free access to their fabulous resources. When you go to sign up you will be asked for the discount code UKTWINKLHELPS

Computing

iCompute are offering lots of free resources to support children to access the computing curriculum during school closures. They can be found at:

https://www.icompute-uk.com/free-stuff.html


Science

Over the coming weeks, children in Year 3 will be learning about volcanoes and earthquakes. Below you will find a link to a document outlining what your child is expected to know by the end of the unit. This pack also contains some activities you can do at home with your child to support their learning.

The Royal Geographical Society have some excellent resources to support your child at home: https://www.rgs.org/schools/teaching-resources/mountains,-volcanoes-and-earthquakes/

STEM Learning also has an excellent range of resources: https://www.stem.org.uk/resources/community/collection/284761/earthquakes-and-volcanoes

At the end of Year 3 we would expect children to be able to name and locate:

  • The continents of the world: Africa, America, Asia, North America, South America, Europe, Oceania, Antarctica
  • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K6DSMZ8b3LE
  • The oceans of the world: Atlantic, Pacific, Arctic, Indian, Southern
  • The countries and capital cities of the United Kingdom

They should also know that the United Kingdom is divided up into counties.

They should know that Lincoln is in Lincolnshire and that Lincolnshire is bordered by several other counties: Norfolk, Nottinghamshire, Cambridgeshire, Rutland, Leicestershire, South Yorkshire and the East Riding of Yorkshire.

https://www.3dgeography.co.uk/map-skills

https://www.natgeokids.com/uk/teacher-category/geography/

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zvsfr82/articles/znm7vk7

History

To go alongside the science of volcanoes and earthquakes, year 3 are going to be finding out about the colossal eruption of Mount Vesuvius and the subsequent destruction of the city of Pompeii. Below you find a link to a document outlining what you child will need to know at the end of this unit.

The School Run has some excellent information about the eruption: https://www.theschoolrun.com/homework-help/pompeii

DK Online is also an excellent source of information: https://www.dkfindout.com/uk/history/ancient-rome/pompeii/

Art and Design

During the early part of the summer term the children in year 3 will using clay to create replicas of the bodies that were discovered in the remains of Pompeii. You could have a go at doing this at home with your child using clay, play dough or plasticine. Don't forget to take a photograph and upload it to our Facebook page to show off your talents!



Victims Pompeii Clay
Victims Pompeii Clay 2

Downloads

Year-3-History-Pompeii-Home-Learning.docx [ WORD, 35.34 KB ]
Year-3-Science-Volcanoes-and-Earthquakes-Summer-1.docx [ WORD, 725.06 KB ]
Predators Topic Overview - September to Ocotber Half Term [ WORD, 29.51 KB ]
Tribal Tales Topic Overview - October Half Term to Christmas [ WORD, 29.34 KB ]
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