Home Learning: Year 3 and 4

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Week beginning 6th July 2020

Thank you for sharing all of your 'Animal Kingdom' creations from last week as well as your fantastic Maths and English work.  This week our topic focus is 'Sensational Safari'.

Below you will find English and Maths as well as Topic and PE ideas. There are no spellings lists this week but you can practise your knowledge here

Remember there is no expectation for you to complete all of the tasks below. Work at a pace that suits you, take regular breaks, and enjoy the learning!  

Please continue to share your work via This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Monday

Today's focus is Maths. Year 3 are learning how to draw and discover equivalent fractions using diagrams. Watch both videos then complete either Activity 1 or 2. Year 4 are subtracting fractions from whole numbers and from mixed numbers. Watch both videos then complete either Activity 1 or 2. In English, revise how and when to use apostrophes to show possession. Watch the videos and Activity 1 then try either Activity 2 or 3. 

Year 3 Maths

Year 4 Maths

English

Online Safety Activity

Topic - Select an activity from the grid

Choose a game to play from the School Games PE Powerpoint

Tuesday

Today's focus is English. Think about your favourite memories from this school year for your Record of Achievement. This is a book that contains all of your greatest achievements to date that you will have given back to you at the end of Year 6. Use the sheet below to help you plan your ideas. You will type them up in neat on Thursday. In Maths, solve the 'Mystery of the Missing Sacks on Sports Day'.  

English

Maths Mystery Game

Topic - Select an activity from the grid

Choose a game to play from the School Games PE Powerpoint

Wednesday

Today's focus is Maths. Year 3 are learning how to simplify and find equivalent fractions. Watch the videos and read the learning summary. Then select either Activity 1, 2 or 3 to complete. Year 4 are learning how to work out a fraction of an amount. For example, one-quarter of 30. Watch the video then complete either Activity 1 or 2. Instead of English, you have a Wellbeing Wednesday Activity. This weeks focus is mindfulness. 

Year 3 Maths

Year 4 Maths

Wellbeing Wednesday Activity

Topic - Select an activity from the grid

Choose a game to play from the School Games PE Powerpoint

Thursday

Today's focus is English. Use the template below to type up your memories for this academic year. You can change the template if you wish as well as adding pictures. Please keep your memories to one page and email it to either This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. so we can stick them in your Record of Achievement. In Maths, play Times Tables Rock Stars. Once you have practised in the Garage, challenge one of your friends to a RockSlam! 

Year 3 English

Year 4 English

Times Tables Rock Stars

Topic - Select an activity from the grid

Choose a game to play from the School Games PE Powerpoint

Friday

Today's focus is Maths. Year 3 are learning how to find equivalent fractions by thinking about the numerator and denominator. Watch the videos and try both activities. Year 4 are learning how to solve problems by adding, subtracting and finding fractions. Read through the information then try either Activity 1 or 2. In English, use your knowledge of Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar to  solve the 'Riddle of the Swapped Sign.'

Year 3 Maths

Year 4 Maths

SPaG Mystery Game

Topic - Select an activity from the grid

Choose a game to play from the School Games PE Powerpoint

Calling all Popstars! Watch episode 11 of the iSingPOP Show. Here

Week beginning 29th June 2020

Welcome back to Week Five of Summer Term Two! We are getting closer to the Summer Holidays with just a few weeks left. Keep going and keep trying your very best! This is our last week of Spellings so try and get your highest score! 

I am missing you all very much! Thank you for sharing all of your 'Animal Kingdom' creations from last week as well as your fantastic Maths and English work. It is such a joy to see your work as well as your friendly faces! 

Please continue to share your work via This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

As part of our 'Animal Kingdom' project, this week our topic focus will be 'Minibeasts, Bugs and British Wildlife'. Below you will find English and Maths as well as Topic, PE and Wellbeing ideas for the week. Remember there is no expectation for you to complete all of the tasks below. Work at a pace that suits you, take regular breaks, and enjoy the learning!  

Monday

Today's focus is English. Watch the reading of 'Zoo' by Anthony Browne then use the PowerPoint to remind yourself about adverbials. Following this, think about a day trip you cannot wait to go on. Write about what you would do using adverbials in some sentences. In Maths, solve 'The Monkey Mystery at Animal Antics Zoo.' Remember to read the clues carefully.  Finally, there is a short Online Safety activity to complete. 

English

Adverbials PowerPoint

Maths Mystery Game

Online Safety Activity

Topic - Select an activity from the grid

Choose a game to play from the School Games PE Powerpoint

Practise your spellings Group One  Group Two  Group Three  Group Four

Tuesday

Today's focus is Maths. Year 3 are learning how to find a unit fraction of an amount. Watch the videos and select either Activity 1 or 2 to complete. Year 4 will learn how to compare fractions, including fractions that are greater than one whole. Watch the videos and try Activity 1. In English, complete the Reading Comprehension about 'Garden Birds'. Select a level that you feel confident reading.

Year 3 Maths

Year 4 Maths

Reading Comprehension

Topic - Select an activity from the grid

Choose a game to play from the School Games PE Powerpoint

Practise your spellings Group One  Group Two  Group Three  Group Four

Wednesday

Today's focus is English. Read two sets of opinions and complete the 'Adverbials in Sentences' sheet. Following this, write a letter to a zoo-owner, asking them to treat the animals well. Instead of Maths today, complete the Wellbeing Activity where you will learn about mindful breathing.  

English

Wellbeing Wednesday Activity

Mindfulness Colouring 

Topic - Select an activity from the grid

Choose a game to play from the School Games PE Powerpoint

Practise your spellings Group One  Group Two  Group Three  Group Four

Thursday

Today's focus is Maths. Year 3 are learning how to identify a non-unit fraction of an amount or set of objects. Watch the two videos then complete either Activity 1 or 2. Year 4  are learning how to add two fractions together. Watch the video and try Activity 1. Then complete either Activity 2 or 3. In English, you have another mystery to solve, 'Who Stole the Emoji's Colour?'. Use your knowledge of SPaG to solve it! 

Year 3 Maths

Year 4 Maths

English Mystery Game

Topic - Select an activity from the grid

Choose a game to play from the School Games PE Powerpoint

Practise your spellings Group One  Group Two  Group Three  Group Four

Friday

Today's focus is English. Look at the photograph 'Fox in the Snow' and write a description. Try to make it as detailed as you can. Then read the two poems and use the Visual Dictionary to help you understand them. In Maths, play Times Table Rocks Stars. You can play any of the games today!

English

Times Tables Rock Stars

Topic - Select an activity from the grid

Choose a game to play from the School Games PE Powerpoint

Calling all Popstars! Watch episode 10 of the iSingPOP Show. Here

Week beginning 22nd June 2020

Welcome back to Week Four of Summer Term Two!  As part of our 'Animal Kingdom' project, this week our topic focus will be 'Jane Goodall and the Chimpanzees'. Below you will find English and Maths as well as Topic, PE and Wellbeing ideas for the week. Remember there is no expectation for you to complete all of the tasks below. Work at a pace that suits you, take regular breaks, and enjoy the learning!  

I am missing you all very much! Thank you for sharing all of your 'Animal Kingdom' creations from last week as well as your fantastic Maths and English work. It is such a joy to see your work as well as your friendly faces! 

Please continue to share your work via This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

Monday

Today's focus is Maths. Year 3 are marking fractions on a number line. Read through the instructions and select one of the three activities to solve. Year 4 are simplifying fractions using knowledge of common factors. Watch the videos and select one of the three activities to solve. Instead of English today, learn the Online Safety song! 

Year 3 Maths

Year 4 Maths

Online Safety Activity

Topic - Select an activity from the grid.

Choose a game to play from the School Games PE Powerpoint

Practise your spellings Group One  Group Two  Group Three  Group Four

Tuesday

Today's focus is English. Read 'Willow Pattern' by Tony Mitton and watch the video to see how it relates to the Plate Picture. Then you are going to turn the poem into a descriptive story. I cannot wait to see your work! In Maths, Year 3 are continuing to learn about fractions on a number line while Year 4 start looking at equivalent fractions. 

English

Year 3 MyMaths

Year 4 MyMaths

Topic - Select an activity from the grid.

Choose a game to play from the School Games PE Powerpoint

Practise your spellings Group One  Group Two  Group Three  Group Four

Wednesday

Today's focus is Maths. Year 3 are marking fractions on a number line above 1. Watch the videos and select one of the two activities to complete. Year 4 will continue to work on equivalent fractions. Select one of the three activities to work through. Instead of English today, complete the Wellbeing Activity on your best qualities. 

Year 3 Maths

Year 4 Maths

Wellbeing Wednesday Activity

Topic - Select an activity from the grid.

Choose a game to play from the School Games PE Powerpoint

Practise your spellings Group One  Group Two  Group Three  Group Four

Thursday

Today's focus is English. Read 'How Tortoise Got His Shell' and write a conversation between Zeus and the Tortoise. Then make a Story Plan for the story of how the tortoise got his shell. In Maths, play Times Tables Rock Stars. Once you have practised in the Garage, challenge one of your friends to a RockSlam! 

English

Times Tables Rock Stars

Topic - Select an activity from the grid.

Choose a game to play from the School Games PE Powerpoint

Practise your spellings Group One  Group Two  Group Three  Group Four

Friday 

Friday is challenge day on Bitesize Daily Maths! There are a series of challenges to test your problem-solving skills. Each one gets a bit more difficult, so see how many you and your family can do together! In English, complete the Reading Comprehension about Jane Goodall. Select a level that you feel confident completing. We also have an iSingPOP show. I hope you enjoy learning a new song! 

Year 3 Maths

Year 4 Maths

Reading Comprehension - Jane Goodall 

Reading Comprehension - Questions and Answers

Topic - Select an activity from the grid

Choose a game to play from the School Games PE Powerpoint

Calling all Popstars! Watch the iSingPOP Show. In this weeks episode, we are exploring the word 'EQUALITY'. Here

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Useful files

Online Lessons Websites

Maths, Literacy and Science
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ISing Pop:
Prayer:
Collective Worship:
Computing and E-Safety
PE
Music
General
20 Amazing Places to Visit from your home
Chester Zoo
Topic Resources

Under the Sea paper models Here

Sea Creature Multiplication Here

Jane Goodall paper doll Here

Roots and Shoots at Home Here

Insect Sculptures Powerpoint Here

Minibeast Hunt Sheet Here

Minibeast Description Sheet Here

African Animals Mindfulness Here

Research Elephant  Lion  Buffalo Leopard Rhino

African Sunset Guide and Outlines

 

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