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MONDAY 29TH JUNE - FRIDAY 3RD JULY

Monday 29th June

Literacy

Today we are going to be doing a comprehension about a diary entry written by a 10-year-old girl, who took a trip to Egypt.

Don't forget to have a look at the questions first so you can think about possible answers whilst you are reading the text.

Maths

Summer term week 10-drawing accurately 

 

Please go to the White Rose website using the link below

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-3/

Watch the video and then have a go at the worksheet for lesson 1

History/Art

After learning about the afterlife last week, you will know how important Canopic jars were for storing the organs that would be removed from the body. Today we would like you to design your own Canopic jar on the worksheet below. Which organ would it be for? Think carefully about what to draw on your jar and how to decorate it. You could include some hieroglyphics writing too!

Tuesday 30th June

Literacy

This week we are going creating an advert to encourage people to go on holiday to Egypt.

Activity one

First, we are going to learn how to write persuasively. Look through the PowerPoint and write down your top tips for being persuasive.

Activity two

Now look at the adverts on the word document (print them off you can) and label any key features of persuasive texts. If you don't have a printer, choose one to copy and label it.

Maths

Summer term week 10 - Recognise 2D shapes

 

Please go to the White Rose website using the link below

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-3/

Watch the video and then have a go at the worksheet for lesson 2

History/art

Take a profile photograph of your face and print it off. If you don't have a photograph, try doing an accurate drawing using a mirror to help you. Stick it to a large sheet of paper and decorate with patterns and colourful shapes to turn yourself into an Egyptian pharaoh. Remember to email a picture of your finished work!

Wellbeing Wednesday

Enjoy some Calm Me time with Mrs Cocker

Activities

This week you are going to be thinking about your family your family traditions and what makes your family special. Have a watch of the stories below and then have a go at completing the worksheets. 

Make your own family tree

Get your creative juices flowing and use the videos below to help you make or draw your own family tree. 

Thursday 2nd July

Literacy

Today you are going to plan the words and sentences that you are going to use to make your holiday to Egypt advert really appealing.

 

Think back to Tuesday's PowerPoint and try to include…

  • Appealing language, think of question sentences and exclamation sentences e.g. flights, hotel and a trip to the Pyramids of Giza for only £499!
  • Catch the attention of the reader by using alliteration and rhyme   e.g. Go and see a sizable, stupendous Sphinx!

       Enjoy a 5 star room and visit Tutankhamun’s Tomb!

 

  •  Come up with a catchy slogan and your own brand name!

e.g. Egyptian Experience: Here to make your greatest adventures come true.

Maths

Summer term week 10- Recognise and describe 3D shapes

 

Please go to the White Rose website using the link below

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-3/

Watch the video and then have a go at the worksheet for lesson 3

Topic

History

Look back through your work on Ancient Egypt and create a mind map of everything you now know about it. If you can’t remember much you could look at the following websites for help.

https://www.coolkidfacts.com/ancient-egypt-for-kids/

https://www.ducksters.com/history/ancient_egypt.php

http://www.primaryhomeworkhelp.co.uk/Egypt.html

 

Challenge: Add pictures to your mind map to make it look more interesting and colourful.

Friday 3rd July

Literacy

Today you are going to create your advertising poster, using all of the persuasive sentences and words that you wrote in your plan yesterday!

Here is an example:

Good luck year 3, we can't wait to be persuaded by you!

Maths

Summer term week 10 - Telling the time to 5 minutes

 

Please go to the White Rose website using the link below

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-3/

Watch the video and then have a go at the worksheet for lesson 4

Fun Indoors/Outdoors

Revisit the list of fun indoor activities and try to complete some more of the options. Have fun! You can do some of the activities outdoors if you prefer.

 

Resource provided by www.twinkl.co.uk

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