Last updated: Sunday 5th July 2020
Note from your teachers:
Hello Year 3,
Stay happy, safe and healthy.
Miss Davis, Mrs Armstrong, Mrs Terry and Mrs Ellis
Home Learning Overview -
The below document outlines the learning for the week.
All of the required documents are below for you to use.
Please find below the English Tasks for this week.
Please find below the Mathematics Tasks for this week.
YEAR 3 MUSIC ACTIVITIES:
The following activities will keep you busy for a few weeks, so you can choose which order you do them in and keep going back for more:
1. BBC TEN PIECES E-BOOK
Download a free BBC Ten Pieces E-book to an iPad, Android or Kindle. This is a wonderful interactive video resource to find out more about the instruments of the orchestra and with quizzes and games.
Follow this link to find out how: https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/articles/Ql028Dg3k9v3Cck38nkPYL/ten-pieces-guide-to-the-orchestra-free-ebook
2. ‘MEET THE ORCHESTRA - A resource from the Royal Albert Hall to learn more about the instruments of the orchestra from professional players.
3. TEN PIECES AT HOME
Watch Pixie Lott as she tells you about Bernstein’s ‘Mambo’ from ‘West Side Story’ and then join BBC Concert Orchestra percussionist Stephen Whibley as he shows you how to create a Cuban Mambo in your kitchen!
Follow this link: https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/ten-pieces/ten-pieces-at-home/zjy3382
4. RECORDER BOOK:
‘Elephants’ (pg. 20) and ‘Indian Warrior’ (pg. 21)
Charanga: ‘Introducing E’ on the ‘Blown Away’ recorder book
Charanga: I will keep adding new pieces at the end of the ‘Assignments’ page.
Keep looking. Lots to be getting on with!
5. HYMN PRACTICE: Do you miss Hymn Practice? There is a PowerPoint under ‘Music and Hymns’ with some hymns and tracks for you to sing along to.
6. CHARANGA WEBSITE:
Continue to log onto the Charanga website www.charanga.com using your Username and Password given to you on a sticker by your teacher. If you do not have this email, contact Mrs Romhany via Music@st-helens-jun.essex.sch.uk or via the link on the ‘Contact teachers’ section and I will email it to you. Enjoy the activities on here.
‘PETER AND THE WOLF’ JEOPARDY QUIZ
Look at the following PowerPoint for information and then play a Jeopardy Quiz! I have included two versions; one that is compatible for laptops and one for iPads.
Peter & the Wolf clip: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Va8Uz6MoKLg&t=788s
Keep singing and playing! And involve your family too!
Start a new book today.
What do you predict will happen in the first 10 pages?
How many pages have you read today?
Compare two of the characters (This could be a labelled drawing).
Are you enjoying the book? Why?
Find five unfamiliar words and place them in your own sentences.
Draw a setting or character from your story.
You should have finished your book by today.
Write a short book review of the book.