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Tuesday 2nd June

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

White Rose Wk 6 Lesson 1: Tenths as decimals

Watch the Video and have a go at the questions. The weeks’ worth of documents are available to print out at the bottom of the page.


Literacy-Look at the different images of Ancient Egypt below. Pick one of the settings to write a description of. Please try to include adjectives, alliteration and power of 3 sentences. Can you write a paragraph ( 5 to 6 sentences) about your chosen picture?


Choose another picture to write about.


History-Ancient Egypt

To begin with, write down 5 questions that you would like to find out about Ancient Egypt.


  1. Did they have jobs in Ancient Egypt?

Look at the following website about Ancient Egypt:


Use the sub-headings at the side of the page to pick what you want to read about.

Spend some time reading the information and write down 10 interesting facts that you have found out. Did you find the answers to any of your questions?



Wednesday 3rd June:

Well-Being Wednesday! This is going to be a regular occurrence on a Wednesday from now until we are back at school as Well-being is more important than ever in the current climate!


Wellbeing Wednesday

Relax and enjoy some Calm Me time with Mrs Cocker by watching the video below.


Wellbeing Wednesday with Mrs Cocker

Wellbeing Activities


Once you are feeling energised, you need to have a think about what makes you special, such as your personal qualities, skills, hobbies, as well as considering things such as your likes and dislikes. Why don't you discuss this with your family to make sure you don't forget anything?


Once you've done this, have a go at the activity below, you could print out the sheets or design your own 'If You Really Knew Me' and write the answers to the questions.


Don't forget to take a couple of minutes a day to complete some Calm Me time. 

Everybody Worries by Jon Burgerman


You may also like to have a read of a free e-book called Everybody Worries by Jon Burgerman - a bright and friendly book with a reassuring message for children. Please click on the link below. 



Just for fun...

Just for fun, here is a game called Battleships that you can play. You only need a pen and a piece of paper! The object is to “hit” your opponent’s ships on their grid by trying to guess where they are hiding.


How to play:

1. Start by making 2 grids that are sectioned 11 by 11. The top row is marked 1-10, the left side column is marked A-J.

2. Each player gets the following:

carrier (5 squares)

battleship (4 squares each)

destroyer (2 squares each)

cruiser (3 squares each)

submarine (3 squares)

3. Both players outline their ships on their grid; the game goes on just like the board game.

4. Each player takes it in turn to guess the other player’s coordinates. Make sure to mark down any hits and misses.

5. Play is over when all of one player’s ships have been sunk. Good luck!


Resource from My Baba

Thursday 4th June

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

White Rose Wk 6 Lesson 2: Fractions on a Number Card  

Watch the Video and have a go at the questions. The weeks’ worth of documents are available to print out at the bottom of the page.



Click on the link to the BBC Bitesize website below.


Watch the video and do the quiz about apostrophes for possession.

 Once completed use the pictures from Tuesday to write down 3-6 sentences with apostrophes for possession in.

E.g. The pyramid’s tip is as pointy as a knife!


Topic: History

Today we’re going to be looking at hieroglyphics which were the Ancient Egyptians way of writing. Look through the slide share and make a few notes about hieroglyphics.




Now you have looked through the slide share, print out the template of a Cartouche (bottom of the page) or draw one on a plain sheet of paper.

Write your name in hieroglyphics inside the Cartouche. I would sketch it with a pencil first and then pick to either, colour in using pencil crayons, paint or pastels.


Friday 5th June

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

Wk 6 Lesson 3 and 4: Fractions of set objects

There are 2 shorter lessons today. Have a go at the first lesson and if you’re feeling confident go for the second lesson.


Watch the Video and have a go at the questions. The weeks’ worth of documents are available to print out at the bottom of the page.



Today we will travel back to the Ancient Egyptians time and look at why the River Nile was so crucial to life in this time. Watch the video below and make some notes about what  you would see walking along the Nile and why certain parts were so important.


Now you've watched it write down a paragraph, as if you were walking along the River Nile in Ancient Egyptian times. What did you see, what did you touch and what did you use. Try to use the SPAG from this week such as commas in a list and apostrophe for possession in your work. 


As  I was wandering along the Nile I saw some of the farmer's crops, he was able to water them, as he had a useful machine called the shaduf.


Topic: Hierglyphics:

Today we’re going to have a bit of fun using the hieroglyphics we learnt yesterday.


Use the slide share to help you. You are going write a message to someone in your house and get them to work out what is says using the hieroglyphics sheet. (Linked at the bottom of the page). If you want, write a nice message to each person in your family to cheer them up, or start a conversation with them by asking them a question in hieroglyphics.

Cartouche Template

Hieroglyphics Print Out

2020 Virtual Summer Reading Challenge


Launched today (Friday 5th June) at 4pm!





This year, the Library Service are running their Summer Reading Challenge virtually. Join them on facebook from 4pm today for the launch, where you will be able to find out more about the challenge and watch authors and celebrities share their favourite stories and hold drawing master classes. 


The challenge involves reading as many books as you can between now and September.


Click on the link above to sign up and begin keeping a log of how many books you read. The website also includes lots of games and book recommendations. Children who take part will also be awarded a prize at school in September!


Good luck and happy reading!