Hola year 3!
Ruth has started a SPANISH BLOG so that we can continue to learn Spanish even though we are not in school. The blog is on the Virginia website- she will be setting new tasks for you to do every Wednesday- have a look today. Good luck!
Go to the Virginia primary school homepage and click on Home learning at the top- a menu will appear and scroll down to Spanish Blog.
THE ANSWER ZONE
So start here are the answers to the learning from yesterday:
The first 5 questions can be found in the first 15 minutes of the story
1 Who can you ask to find Cherry Tree Lane?
2 Why is number 17 different to all of the other houses? (dilapidated means a building which has not been looked after and cleaned)
It is small not well looked after
3 Why do they need to put an advert in the paper?
They need a new nanny - their old one left without any warning
4. How did Mary Poppins get up the stairs? Why did this confuse the children?
she slid up the stairs. This confused the children because it is difficult to slide up the banister- you normally slide down.
5 Find a word that means stop talking ? (the answer to this question is after 10 minutes)
The answer to these questions are in the second 15 minutes
6 Why were the children glad that Mary Poppins was there?
She only had one pair of shoes and she polished them herself so they didn't have to.
7 Mary Poppins likes to get her own way. True or False? Find evidence in the text.
Mary Poppins likes to get her own way I know this because in the text she says what she wants and then pauses because she is waiting for Mrs Banks to agree with her.
8 What is a froke?
It is a ladies dress
9 Bert and Mary are good friends. How do you know?
Mary and Bert are good fiends. I know this because in the text Mary tries to make sure that Bert's feelings do not get hurt
10 What two adjectives were used to describe the grass?
soft and crisp
Now the answer to the Maths reasoning problem . Did you get them all? Remember the 0 can go in the hundreds place value column!
Read this and answer the questions below. Write them in your homework book!
captivity - kept in a confined space, or not a natural habitat
pollination - the process of making a plant produce seeds or fruit by giving it pollen
1. What type of writing is this?
2. How tall is the plant?
3.What is interesting about this plant?
4. Why does it die after it has flowered?
5. Plants are kept in captivity. Can you think of anything else that is kept in captivity?
If you ever go to Kew gardens make sure that you look out for this fascinating plant!!
Literacy - New Vocabulary
Before we begin our new book I would like you to use a dictionary to look up the following words:
I know it is challenging to use a dictionary so you may need to ask an adult for help. Remember to use the alphabet to help you.
Solve these place value problems
Find the value of the triangle in each of the statements below:
When you exercise your body releases chemicals called endorpins these chemicals make you feel positive. Exercising is so important and can really lift your mood. :)