What a performance!

Jet class wrote a great scene for the book Gorilla. In English, we read the story Gorilla, wrote a play script for the different scenes in the book and then we acted out or scenes to other classes. They also acted out their scenes for us.

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Pearl Class-Maths

This week in maths we are learning to use terminology associated with the topic of time so that we can read and use a 24 hour clock. 

Homework

Homophone of the week: 

heel

heal

he’ll

Year 3 spellings:

possess

possession

 possible

 Spelling rule words:

measure 

treasure 

pleasure

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Pearl Class -PE

This week we learned how to change direction while keeping control of the ball when dribbling. We then competed against each other in a hockey match. 

Homework due Monday 25th March 2019

Hello students, parents and carers,

Please ensure that the following spellings are inserted in your reading diary this week. There will be a spelling test on Friday 29th March 2019.

Spellings

Homophone of the week:

here

hear

Year 3 spellings:

perhaps

popular

position

Spelling rule words:

creature

furniture

picture

nature

adventure

Times tables

Please practice your 8 times table this week. Try and recall the 8’s as quickly as you can when out of order

eg) 3 x 8 =       9 x 8 =        5 x 8 =     etc

Optional maths challenge

This week in maths, we have been learning about fractions. Can you solve this fraction problem?

Three children have one whole pizza to share. Caleb eats one fifth. Sara and Ibitzim together eat half of what is left.

a) How much pizza is left over after the children have all eaten? Express your answer as a fraction.

b) Who ate the most pizza? Explain your answer.

Fraction games

https://phet.colorado.edu/sims/html/fraction-matcher/latest/fraction-matcher_en.html

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/Flash.aspx?f=Fractionsv7

http://www.learnalberta.ca/content/me3us/flash/lessonLauncher.html?lesson=lessons/10/m3_10_00_x.swf

 

Modelling materials

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Hi All,

Year 3 pupils will be making Greek Structures in Design & Technology next week. We would really appreciate it if you could start collecting and bringing in materials that could be used to make these models.

Ideas of thing you could collect:

  • cardboard
  • cereal boxes
  • kitchen roll tubes (no toilet roll tube please)
  • toothpaste tube boxes

Many Thanks,

The Year 3 Team