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Homework and Distance Learning

Friday 30th March 2021

                    Homework is due every Wednesday              

IMPORTANT MESSAGE:

Children are now bringing home reading books from school.

Please bring in your book bags with your reading books everyday. Thank you.

Task 1-Google Classroom- Maths Reasoning Tasks

See your Google Classroom Assignment for reasoning questions in preparation for the reasoning test next week. 

Task 2- Bug Club next reading book & Bug head questions

Task 3- Readiwriter spellings & Mathletics task

 

EVERY Monday - Is Y3 PE day (please see the Y3 class page for more info - wear your outdoor sports kit to school AFTER Easter holidays.

 

Miss Canney and Mrs Vella

Friday 23rd April 2021

           Homework is due every Wednesday- including Mathletics tasks       

IMPORTANT MESSAGE:

From Monday, children will be bringing home reading books from school.

Please bring in your book bags next week. Thank you.

 

Task 1-Google Classroom- linked to Earth Day

 

This week in school we have been learning all about looking after the planet. We would like you to continue this at home. Can you look at the bingo square below and choose some activities to complete at home to help look after the planet? Pick as many as you would like or choose your own activities which are helping the earth.

Can you upload photos, videos and Eco activities work to Google Classroom to share with your teachers and class.

 

 

 

 

Help at home with the recycling. Learn about what goes in each bin.

With an adult, safely pick up litter in your local community.

Help in the garden, water the plants, plant some seeds, help pull weeds.

 

Choose/ think of your own activity

 

Can you look after our planet at home?

 

Choose to switch off all devices  for your own home earth hour and TVs and read a book or  take part in some exercise.

Create some artwork out of recycled items

Create a diary about what you have done that is Eco Friendly

Do some research about things we can all do to help the planet.

 

 

Task 2- Readiwriter spellings 

Task 3- Bug Club next reading book & Bug head questions

Task 4- Mathletics- Please see your assigned tasks.

 

EVERY Monday - Is Y3 PE day (please see the Y3 class page for more info - wear your outdoor sports kit to school AFTER Easter holidays.

 

Miss Canney and Mrs Vella

Friday 26th March 2021

                         Homework is due on the Wednesday after the Easter holidays              

 

Task 1-Google Classroom- Earth Day

See your Google Classroom Assignment about Earth Day at school after the holidays. 

Over the Easter holidays please can you plan your outfit for Earth Day. You could wear a blue/green t-shirt that you already own or you might want to create your own earth themed outfit for the day.  

 

Task 2- Google Classroom- Easter Prayer Bag- Set aside some time for you and your family to prepare for Holy Week. Please read through the activities and share your photos on Google Classroom.

 

Task 3- Bug Club next reading book & Bug head questions

Task 4- Readiwriter spellings & Mathletics task

 

EVERY Monday - Is Y3 PE day (please see the Y3 class page for more info - wear your outdoor sports kit to school AFTER Easter holidays.

 

We hope you have a Happy and Holy Easter. Please keep safe with your families over the holidays. 

Miss Canney and Mrs Vella

Friday 19th March 2021

                                  Homework is due on Wednesday - including Mathletics tasks                        

Welcome back Year 3!

Task 1 -Google Classroom- Prayer Corner in your home

See your Google Classroom Assignment about creating your own Prayer Corner at home. Please find attached your Week 5 Lenten Challenges. Submit your photos/digital work on Google classroom.

 

Task 2 - Bug Club next reading book & Bug head questions

 

Task 3 - Readiwriter spellings & Mathletics task

 

EVERY Monday - Is Y3 PE day (please see the Y3 class page for more info  - wear your outdoor sports kit to school AFTER Easter holidays)

 

SPELLINGS -  NEW:  login to Readiwriter (same as mathletics login) to learn your weekly spellings - follow the spelling rule to find the correct word list for this week! click here 

Christmas Holiday Homework  2020

 

Please find a Christmas activity booklet ( remember that Christmas lasts for 8 days from Christmas Day) to print off or look at to copy the ideas.

This is NOT compulsory .

 

When we return in January, you will have your spelling test on your last two weeks spelling.

 

Bug Club has been updated and you all have at least 20 books to read over the Christmas period.

 

Finish any on-line tasks or Google Classroom assignments.

Have a happy and holy Christmas,

Year 3 Team

 

 

Week 13 Homework 11.12.20

Dear children and parents,

What a different week we have had! Well done to you all for trying your hardest with your Distance Learning. You have definitely been engaging with your Google Classroom tasks and our on-line learning. Da iawn!

 

Because we will be continuing with Distance Learning for the whole of next week, we want you to have the weekend to catch up on any assignments and tasks that you have to complete from this. week. If you feel that you have completed all of the work set, you will find below some optional tasks that you may want to complete.

 

We will contact you all next week to see how you are. 

Mrs Vella and Miss Canney

 

Optional tasks

1. Design your own Christmas jumper.

 

2. Write an acrostic poem about 

C

H

R

I

S

T

M

A

 

or 

 

S

A

N

T

A

 

3. Watch a Christmas film and write a review on it. You could include plot, characters, setting, favourite scenes, the message that the film gave. Don't forget to give it a star rating *****

 

 

Distance Learning Week 1: 7.12.20

Good morning Year 3, hope you are all feeling well and keeping safe, we weren't expecting this this week! We have been busy this morning planning your learning; see above our weekly overview for your activities. This can also be found on your Google Classroom stream.

 

Please try your very best to complete the activities set and follow the timetable that will be uploaded later today (on Google Classroom and Class Page).

We are looking forward to seeing your completed work.

Miss Canney and Mrs Vella.

Week 12 Homework: 4.12.2020

 

1. Mathletics: Please see the assigned activities.

2. Bug Club reading: Please continue to read your assigned book band.

We have been checking with the children today to check how many book they have read.
3. Google Classroom Task: Homework 4.12.20. 'My Advent Promise'

See full instructions on Google Classroom.

4.Spellings: Please find the Spelling list for after half term below. Related activities for the spellings are on Readiwriter.

 

Coch                           Gwyrdd                     Mrs.Vella's RWI group:
changeable
knowledgeable
manageable
rechargeable
unchangeable
noticeable
irreplaceable
replaceable
traceable
unnoticeable
faceable
exchangeable
danceable
sliceable
enforceable
fined
hiked
tired
bored
hosed
dared
skated
braved
served
baked
chased
rated
loved
shaped
smoked
father
mask
craft
bath
castle
draft
fasten
flask
glass
half

Week 11 Homework: 27.11.2020

Reminder: On Tuesday 1st of December, photographers will be coming into school to take pictures of our wonderful learning.

Please make sure that your child is in full uniform. 

Thank you for your continued support.

1. Mathletics: Please see the assigned activities.

2. Bug Club reading: Please continue to read your assigned book band.

We have been checking with the children today to check how many book they have read.
3. Google Classroom Task: Homework 27.11.20. 'The Jesse tree'

See full instructions on Google Classroom.

4.Spellings: Please find the Spelling list for after half term below. Related activities for the spellings are on Readiwriter.

 

Coch                           Gwyrdd                     Mrs.Vella's RWI group:
statement
apartment
amazement
payment
treatment
placement
improvement
movement
enjoyment
pavement
punishment
department
amusement
agreement
excitement
catering
offering
recording
listening
following
carrying
hurrying
emptying
directing
wondering
high
night
right
fight
sight
tight
might
flight
bright
delight

Week 10 Homework: 20.11.2020

1. Mathletics: Please see the assigned activities (money).

2. Bug Club reading: Please continue to read your assigned book band.

We have been checking with the children today to check how many book they have read.
3. Google Classroom Task: Homework 20.11.20. Can you create your perfect world?

See full instructions on Google Classroom.

4.Spellings: Please find the Spelling list for after half term below. Related activities for the spellings are on Readiwriter.

 

Coch                           Gwyrdd                     Mrs.Vella's RWI group-

frightful
stressful
sorrowful
delightful
doubtful
respectful
resourceful
meaningful
successful
spiteful
woeful
purposeful
deceitful
insightful
teaspoonful

ashes
bunches
crashes
stitches
witches
crosses
foxes
heroes
quizzes
taxes
boy
joy
toy
enjoy
annoy
cowboy
coy
destroy
loyal
oyster

Week 9 Homework: 13.11.2020

 

1. Mathletics: Please see the assigned activities:

Miss Canney's registration class: Symmetry and Lines of Symmetry

Mrs Vella's registration class: Symmetry and Lines of Symmetry

2. Bug Club reading: Please continue to read your assigned book band.


3. Google Classroom Task: Homework 13.11.20: Can you write about a time when you a visitor to your house?

Think about:

Where they came from

Are they your family or friends?

Did you do anything special for your visitor?

Was there entertainment?

Did you provide food and drinks?

Answer this question:

Why is nice to receive visitors into our home?

 

4.Spellings: Please find the Spelling list for after half term below. Related activities for the spellings are on Readiwriter.

 

Coch                           Gwyrdd                     Mrs.Vella's RWI group-
faithful cutest

See how many you can

have a try with!

wonderful finest took
thankful purest wool
cheerful hugest looked
peaceful latest stood
dreadful closest shook
graceful nicest unhook
wasteful widest crooked
boastful safest hooray
watchful rudest cooked
hopeful    
truthful    
shameful    
mouthful    
powerful    

 

Week 8 Homework: 06.11.2020

 

1. Mathletics: Please see the assigned activities:

Miss Canney's registration class: How long is that? 

Mrs Vella's registration class: How long is that? 

2. Bug Club reading: Please continue to read your assigned book band.


3. Google Classroom Task: Homework 06.10.20: Hindu Festival of Diwali

 

4.Spellings: Please find the Spelling list for after half term below. Related activities for the spellings are on Readiwriter.

 

Coch                           Gwyrdd                     Mrs.Vella's RWI group
funniest spied mower
tastiest replied singer
noisiest cried richer
chewiest tidied farmer
clumsiest carried hunter
windiest hurried surfer
driest married worker
healthiest dried higher
heaviest fried faster
busiest tried banker
earliest    
prettiest    
hungriest    
easiest    
happiest    

Our Giglets reading allocation is giving us some technical difficulties. We will sort these out as quickly as possible. Thank you 😊.

Week 7 Homework: 23.10.2020

We hope that you have a safe and enjoyable half term! You have worked so hard and settled well into Year 3. Rest lots! Miss Canney and Mrs Vella

1. Mathletics: Please see the assigned activities:

Miss Canney's registration class: Tell time to the half hour, days of the week and months of the year.

 

Mrs Vella's registration class: Five minute times, Elapsed time, Using Timetables

 

2. Bug Club reading: Please continue to read your assigned book band.


3. Google Classroom Task: Homework 23.10.20: Presentation on food from Egypt.

 

4.Spellings: Please find the Spelling list for after half term below. Related activities for the spellings are on Readiwriter.

 

Coch                           Gwyrdd                     Mrs. Vella's RWI group
finest easier air
closest busier fair
widest happier hair
nicest luckier lair
rudest windier pair
safest sandier chair
cutest funnier fairy
latest curlier dairy
littlest lazier  
simplest bumpier  
largest    
fiercest    
hugest    
bravest    
purest    

Our Giglets reading allocation is giving us some technical difficulties. We will sort these out as quickly as possible. Thank you 😊 .

 

Week 6 Homework: 16.10.2020

1. Mathletics: Please see the assigned activity: Tell time to the hour.

 

2. Bug Club reading- Please continue to read your assigned book band.


3. Google Classroom Task: Mary, our special Mother 16/10/20

 

4.Spellings: Please find the Spelling list for this week below. Related activities for the spellings are on Readiwriter.

 

Coch                           Gwyrdd                     Mrs. Vella's RWI group
bunches liked fort
crashes loved port
stitches named worn
witches hiked cork
crosses baked corn
foxes hated form
echoes hoped pork
heroes rated torn
quizzes fired cord
taxes dived fork
inches    
lunches    
riches    
sixes    
torches    

 

Our Giglets reading allocation is giving us some technical difficulties. We will sort these out as quickly as possible. Thank you 😊 

Week 5 Homework: 9.10.2020

1. Mathletics: Please see your assigned activities. 

 

2. Bug Club reading- Please continue to read your assigned book band.


3. Bouddica is looking for some items for her boutique! Your task is to create or draw a Celtic torc or a sheild. Please look at images on Google (celtic torc/ celtic sheild) to support your creation.

 

4.Spellings: Please find the Spelling list for this week below. Related activities for the spellings are on Readiwriter.

 

Coch                           Gwyrdd                     Mrs. Vella's RWI group
ripen rack all
proven sack ball
stolen hack call
awaken jack fall
waken pack hall
frozen knack

wall

shaken lack tall
chosen quack mall
mistaken shack small
hasten wack talk
whiten    
broken    
loosen    
widen     
woven    

 

Our Giglets reading allocation is giving us some technical difficulties. We will sort these out as quickly as possible. Thank you 😊 

 

Week 4 Homework: 2.10.2020

1. One Mathletics activity has been set. Please see your assigned activities which relate to data handling. 

 

2. Bug Club reading- Please continue to read your assigned book band.


3. Google Classroom Task: Please complete the assigned task on Google Classroom, all about 'e-safety'. 
 

4.Spellings: Please find the Spelling list for this week below:

 

coch                           gwyrdd                     Mrs. Vella's RWI group
user mower too
poker singer toot
dancer richer zoo
larger farmer food
trader hunter moon
ranger surfer hoop
settler worker mood

juggler

higher tool
ruler faster root
writer banker room
stranger    
biker    
lodger    
driver    
glider    

 

5. OPTIONAL- Giglets reading and comprehension. Please use the log in from the updated sheets sent home on Friday.

 

 

Week 3 Homework: 25.9.2020

1. Two Mathletics activities have been set. Please see your assigned activities which relate to data handling. 

 

2. Bug Club reading- Please continue to read your assigned book band.


3. Come and See- This homework is set on Google Classrooms, please find instructions below the spelling list. 

 

4. Come and See- Our topic is 'Homes' please bring in a picture of you and your family for our display. This could be anybody from you and your brother, sister, mum, dad, grandma, grandpa etc.
 

Spellings: Please find the Spelling list for this week below:

25.9.20: Google Classroom Assigned Task, please follow these directions:

 

  • Sign in to HWB/Google Classroom using your login and password
  • Click on Google for Education
  • It may ask you to sign back in again
  • Then you will probably have to verify your account. Look at the email address and make sure it is your account. If it is, press verify.
  • (Some of you may need accept the invitation to join the Year 3 classroom)
  • When you are on the Year 3 page, click on the tab that is called ‘Classwork’
  • You will see a heading that is called ‘Distance Learning Week…’
  • Click on the heading and you will see the assignments that have been posted
  • Click on the assignment you need and complete it
  • Once you have completed the assignment, you need to press ‘Turn it in’
  • Then you need to press ‘Hand in’
     
  • Note, if you click on an assignment and there is more than one task to complete, please do not hand it in until you have completed ALL of the tasks. The file will automatically save and you can come back to it at a later date.

Task 1 - accessing Google classroom

Can you login to Hwb independently?  Do you know how to access the Google classroom?

 

- Develop your digital skills using your Hwb username and password by logging in to Hwb and memorising your login info as part of your homework.  We will test your knowledge next week in class!

- Try and answer the teachers questions posted on the stream!

visit hwb.gov.wales

 

How to use Google Classroom:

  • Sign in to HWB/Google Classroom using your login and password
  • Click on Google for Education
  • It may ask you to sign back in again
  • When you are on the Year 3 page, click on the tab that is called ‘Classwork’
  • You will see a heading that is called ‘Distance Learning Week…’
  • Click on the heading and you will see the assignments that have been posted
  • Click on the assignment you need and complete it
  • Once you have completed the assignment, you need to press ‘Turn it in’
  • Then you need press ‘Hand in’ 

 

2. Mathletics: Please find your individually allocated activities.
3. Bug Club reading-Continue to read your assigned books.

4. ReadiWriter- Before you start using ReadiWriter please watch this video:

https://support.3plearning.com/readiwriter/

5.Spellings are allocated on Reader Writer but please find the spelling list below:

 

 

 

 

Week 1 homework 11.9.20

1. Two Mathletics activities have been set-Place Value and Number line order.

 

2. Research what a ‘gladiator’ is. You can record your research in any way you like, a PowerPoint, poster, leaflet or any other way you choose. 


3. Bug Club reading- the children have nearly completed two very detailed reading assessments and the information from these, will determine future reading levels. For this week, continue with the level assigned from Year 2. 
 

Spellings

For this week, all learners will have the same spellings. They are the days of the week in Welsh. We write our dates in Welsh in Year 3. You should remember how to say the days of the week as it was a task on Seesaw during distance ( lockdown) learning.

 

Dydd Llun

Dydd Mawrth 

Dydd Mercher

Dydd Iau

Dydd Gwener

Dydd Sadwrn

Dydd Sul

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