Thank you so much for the cards and presents given to the year 3 team. We never expect anything and so your generosity is really lovely.
I hope you all have a well deserved break- you have worked so hard this term. We are so proud of you all! Over the holidays make sure that you :
Emily has also updated the ELSA blog - where you can find links to free activities to look after your mental wellbeing over the holidays :)
Choose one adjective from each row to put in a sentence.
Write me a letter!
I loved reading your letters last time I asked you to do this. So I thought I would ask you to do it again. Write me a letter about your first term in year 3.
What did you enjoy?
What would you have liked to learn more about?
What challenges did you face?
Learn these spellings and then put them into sentences.
Have a fantastic break and if you are celebrating Christmas have a good one! See you in 2021!
Reading - A camper van christmas!
Read the first chapter of this christmas themed story.
Have a lovely break Maisha!
For the next part of the day we are doing different christmas actvities. I hope you and your family have a nice rest. See you when we come back to school!
Make your own snowflake paperchain!
Would you make a good reindeer? Fill in this application form (an application form is something you do for a job to show that you would be good for it!). Think carefully about what you need to be a reindeer helping santa. For example you need to be hard working and not mind staying up late! You also need to be able to do lots of running!
Today we are moving onto the second video- snowflakes, snowflakes all around.
This afternoon we will be filling in the I have learnt section of our topic maps. In your homework books write what you have learnt -you might want to explain what some of the key vocabulary is. Then write your topic review in your homework book- what did you enjoy? What didn't you enjoy- which emoji best shows how you feel about the topic.
We miss you Maisha! Enjoy this Christmas dance!
Shared Reading - Twas the night before Christmas
Read the poem and answer the first set of questions. if you need to clarify any words use an online dictionary to help you.
So far we have written our fruit and vegetable paragraph our dairy paragraph and our carbohydrates paragraph. We now need to write our protein paragraph and any cool facts that you would like to include! We then need to check the following:
Have you got a title?
Have you got subheadings?
Have you spelt the key vocabulary correctly?
We will be watching the first video all around snowmen. Complete the tasks on the video.
This afternoon we are creating Christmas Hats. We are going to use black card and draw on it with white chalk and pencils. Why don't you create your own hat. Start by making a headband out of paper. Then you can decorate it with drawings of snowmen, snowflakes.
Purple mash homework!
Next take a picture of your spider diagram and upload your image to purple mash.
This week we have learnt about how important healthy eating is. I would like you to keep a food diary( from Saturday to Tuesday) of what you eat. Think about the different food groups that exist and what foods you are eating from each group. Here is an example:
Breakfast: Toast and a banana
Lunch: Pasta salad
Dinner Spaghetti bolognaise
Snacks: an apple, a packet of crisps
Spellings- 2 challenge levels
Choose the level of challenge that suits you best. Then out the five words into sentences.
Literacy learning- this powerpoint includes the text we are reading and the questions. Can you download it before you come on to google classroom?
We are practising our Christmas dance this afternoon. I know the videos didn't work last time. I will try posting the youtube link instead and then you need to copy and paste them.
Send me a mesage on google classroom if you need anything!
E safety - Being Kind online
Read about being kind and unkind- think about different ways that people show kindness and unkindness.
Then read the scenario cards and write what you would do.
If you have any questions let me know on google classroom. See you tomorrow at 9:30 am :)
PE- Christmas dance!!!!
Well done for your learning this morning- sorry that you had trouble getting on for English. I need to sign back in when we come back in from break- fingers crossed it goes better tomorrow! Today’s afternoon lesson is PE. Instead of a nativity this year we are doing a dnace and thinking about how grateful we are about what we have.
Lets begin by thinking about what we are grateful for (grateful means thankful) having in our life?
I am grateful that……
I get to go to school.
I have a family.
I have kind friends.
I have caring classmates.
I have people to speak to when I am in the blue zone.
We will be making signs on Thursday about things we are grateful for.
Next - the dance!
Watch it a couple of times and see how much enjoyment they are getting from dancing!! Below is a video of a lady teaching you the dance- have a go practicing at home! We would like you to send a video of you having a go at this dance. I will speak to you about this tomorrow on google classroom.
Keep practicing :) it will get easier. Have a lovely evening Maisha!!
See you @ 9:30 am :)
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