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Monday 20th April

Good morning Year 3!    Happy Monday :) 


8:50am  Word of the Day – anther 

Find out what it means.  Write it in your book. There are many times today when this word will be used.  Can you guess when? 


9:00am  Joe Wicks PE workout (YouTube) or fancy something new? Try Cosmic Kids Yoga  These yoga workouts tell a story. This one is for Trolls. There's one for Frozen, Star Wars, Harry Potter, unicorns, pirates, penguins at the fun fair, etc.  There's definitely something for everyone!


9:30am  Read to an adult 

Write the short date, book title and pages read in your exercise book. 

Reminder, if you are working on Lexia, you should be using it 15 minutes every day as well. 


10:00am  GoNoodle and Maths 

GoNoodle -  


Maths – More Equivalent Fractions 

Get some paper, a pair of scissors, your Maths book, a ruler and a pencil.  Then follow the instructions on the sheet below. 


11:00am  Break 


11:20am  Grammar and Spelling 

Take a look at your new spelling words and start practising them. 

Remember, if you are doing Spellzone words, you need to log onto Spellzone and complete activities there. 


11:30am  Science 

Identify and describe the functions of different parts of flowering plants: roots, stem/trunk, leaves and flowers. 

Please complete the worksheet ‘Parts of a plant’ below. 

If you are using Clicker, search for and read/listen to ‘Find out about the parts of a plant’ and then search for and complete About Plants - Connect Set (not sentence set).  

Play ‘Plant Pairs’ – memory card game (below).   


12:30pm  Lunch 


1:30pm  Science Investigation Walk 

Take a walk and look at plants in your local area.   

Where do plants grow?  What makes it a good place for a plant to grow? 

Where are there no plants?  And why don’t they grow there?  

Record your findings on a table with words and/or pictures. Use the table below or draw your own. 

Answer this question: What do plants need for life and growth? 

Challenge yourself: Can you think of all 5 things a plant needs to live and grow?  

The answers will be provided tomorrow.   


2:30 - 3:00  Music  

We’ve got a great song to learn this term.  I wonder who will be singing it the loudest in your house?  And dancing too?  

And wait for it.  In a couple of weeks, we will send the recorder music for it as well.   


3:00-3:15 Story time 

Remember the story ‘Running Wild’ by Michael Morpurgo we were reading in class? 

We are going to keep reading it for you every day.  

Sitting comfortably? Then we’ll begin.... click on the sound file below then sit back and listen. 


Family dinner table talk: 

Today’s Brainsqueezer:  If you could make a new law, what would it be?  

It can’t be that your teachers stop setting you home learning. 😉 

How about: Children must do all the washing up! 😊  

Story Time