07.05.20 - DanceHave a go at this Cosmic Yoga adventure inspired by the movie, Trolls. Help the Trolls bring happiness to the world! After you've finished your Yoga, write down which pose you enjoyed doing the most and why? Which pose made you feel the most relaxed? How did it do this?
Year 3 Daily Hellos
Wrens Daily HelloHello Wrens! A daily hello with a difference...today I'll be sharing some learning, amazing TTRS results, new remote learning page layout and we'll be doing some YOGA! Have fun and please email me your photos of you doing the yoga pose! There is also a video from Reuben below to watch (I think he was trying to scare me)! Have a lovely bank holiday weekend!
Reuben's Scary Discovery!
Robins Daily HelloA very happy Thursday to you Robins! Today is SUCH an exciting day, come and see why! Let's look at some more incredible learning and discuss TTRS. Please remember to send in any notes, poems, posters that you think would help someone feeling a bit down in isolation. ALSO, I forgot to mention in the Daily Hello, check out Amelia's hand washing experiment below, it's incredible! Wishing you all a wonderful bank holiday!
Amelia's Hand Washing Experiment
Redwings Daily Hello
Good morning Redwings, I hope you are all well. I am still experiencing technical difficulties with my laptop so I am going to write to you instead!
TTRS- Boys are winning at the moment with Logan and Tayla as our top scorers for each team. Well done to you both! Let’s see if we can earn some more points today and win the Year 3 battle again!
Daily Riddle- Yesterday’s answer was ‘a sponge’ and congratulations to those that guessed correctly. Todays riddle is: What goes up but never comes back down?
Daily Joke- What do you call a cow on a trampoline...a milkshake!
Thank you to everyone who sent learning, photo’s and GIFs yesterday. Although I can’t show you at the moment, I can still receive them so keep sending over your answers to the riddle, any jokes, GIFs, photo’s and learning!
Have a lovely weekend-enjoy the bank holiday and VE day.
From Miss Durnford
Extra Activities - Art!
06.05.20 - Wednesday 6th May 2020
06.05.20 – Maths: Subtracting MoneyGood morning Year 3! Today you will be subtracting money, please select session 3. You may wish to do this on a number line or using a formal column method (there will be exchanging, to recap how to do this, scroll down to 16.04.20 to the ‘Subtracting Maths’ for a recap with Mrs. Clohessy-Brown or flick back in your learning book to this date). This is represented on a ‘part, part, whole’ model, the ‘whole’ is given (how much money there is in total) but only one of the parts! You will need to subtract the part from the whole to find the missing number. Any questions, please e-mail your teacher. Happy subtracting. Want an extra challenge? Click on the BBC Bitesize link below for more fun activities.
BBC Bitesize – Additional Maths
BBC Bitesize – Additional Maths (if you’re feeling adventurous!)
06.05.20 – Storm Reading ComprehensionRead along (or by yourself) and answer the questions on this short story. Don't forget, you can access AR on the Remote Learning pages to enhance your reading comprehension.
Year 3 Daily Hello!
Robins Daily HelloHappy Wednesday Robins! We've got some more awesome learning, we'll talk about Maths and finally TTRS...Also, I've got a challenge for you about how to make sure we are all feel safe and happy! Come and say hello!
Wrens Daily HelloHello Wrens! Good morning! Today I'll be sharing some brilliant learning from you all, TTRS and AR quiz scores! As well as some funny dog photos from Billy! Happy Wednesday!
Redwings Daily Hello
Good morning Redwings! A short Hello today where I will be discussing TTRS and sharing riddles and jokes. Have a good day.
The teachers from the Dartmoor School Sports Partnership we belong to have posted some physical challenges designed for our younger children. There are links below to the first three challenges. Have a go and let me know your scores by emailing me at firstname.lastname@example.org. Good luck and have fun!!
05.05.20 – Maths: Adding MoneyHappy Tuesday Year 3. Today, you will be adding money using pounds and pence, please refer to session 2. The worksheet has set this out using a ‘part, part, whole’ model and a ‘bar model’, these are to show you the two amounts that need to be added together. Don’t forget, if you want to watch more videos or have a go at some of the BBC Bitesize activities, the link can be found below. Happy adding!
Extra Maths - Fancy some more? Click on the BBC Bitesize link below!
Science - What do plants need to grow?Today you will need: Your learning book, a pen, a pencil and a ruler. For the 'bonus' experiment, you will need: 5 small containers, water, seeds (cress works really well!), and soil. Have fun!
Robins Daily HelloMorning Robins! Let's look at some learning and discuss TTRS, AR and Harry Potter!
Wrens Daily HelloGood Morning Wrens. Come and see lots of amazing learning, I will share some bronze Mathletics certificates, videos of Reuben's birthday and a funny dog picture! Be sure to send me in your funny animal photos for us all to have a giggle at!
Redwings Daily HelloGood morning Redwings. Today I will be sharing lots of learning, videos of an erupting volcano and some photos from a surprise special guest! Have a wonderful day everyone.
04.05.20 - Monday 4th May 2020, May the 4th be with you...
04.05.20 – Maths, converting pounds (£) into pence (p)Happy Monday Year 3! Today we are going to be converting pounds into pence! Watch the video from session 1 this week and complete the questions straight in your book. When it asks you to compare with a partner, use the adult you are with and see if they did it the same way as you. Was that super easy? For an additional challenge click the link below to the BBC Bitesize website for some extra learning. Remember, any questions, email your teacher and send them a picture of your incredible learing. Have fun!
Extra Maths challenge, if you dare...
Here is some more content on converting between £ and p. You may want to leave this section, watch the videos only or have a go at a few of the activities, there is no pressure either way!
04.05.20 – Tsunami Reading ComprehensionCome and join Mrs. Clohessy-Brown for a read along (or simply pause and read yourself). Today we will be reading and answering questions on tsunamis! Be sure to send your writing to your teacher. Challenge: What other facts can you find out? Happy Monday!
04.05.20 - Daily Hellos
Wrens Daily Hello!May the 4th be with you today Wrens....Happy Monday! Today I'll be sharing lots of amazing learning, we'll be singing a very special song and I have a rather funny star wars joke for you all! Have a great day everyone!
Robins Daily Hello!Goooood Morning Robins! Happy Monday! Today we'll have a quick look at some learning and discuss TTRS, wishing you a wonderful day, May the 4th be with you for the force is strong...Have a great day!
Redwings Daily Hello!Happy Monday reigning TTRS champions! I hope you had a fun filled weekend. Today is Mathletics Monday so I will be sharing certificates, talking about your incredible learning and sharing some 'hilarious' GIFs and yes...May the 4th be with you!
Learning new skills
04.05.20 - Other Activities
04.05.20 - EMW
Remember, the greater the denominator (bottom number) of a fraction, the smaller it is!
01.05.20 - Friday 1st May 2020
01.05.20- Writing- Newspaper ArticleToday we'll be using our planning from yesterday to help us write our newspaper article all about Mount Vesuvius and Pompeii. You will need your remote learning book, pen, pencil and a ruler today. You may wish to use the template below for your newspaper article writing. Alternatively, during the lesson there is guidance on how to lay this out in your remote learning books. Have fun!
01.05.20 Maths - Fraction of an amount 3Please click on WEEK 2 at the top of this page and click on Session 4 . Today we will be looking at Fractions of a set of objects (3). Click on session 4 and watch the video before answering the questions straight in your books. Have fun and be sure to e-mail your teachers if you have any questions and once you have finished!
01.05.20 Year 3 Daily Hellos!
Robins Daily HelloHappy May my wonderful Robins! How are you all? Today we are going to celebrate our TTRS heros and look at some more incredible learning. Wishing you all a wonderful weekend!
Wrens Daily HelloHappy Friday Wrens. Today I'll be sharing some fantastic learning, some yummy looking cakes (which are making me hungry) and some special objects! Have a lovely Friday and enjoy your weekend!
Redwings Daily HelloHappy Friday Redwings! Today I will be sharing two videos, we have exciting news from Evelyn and Darcy has come up with a new idea for our Daily Hello!
01.05.20 - Extra Activities
01.05.20 - EMW
30.04.20- Thursday 30th April 2020
30.04.20- Writing- Newspaper PlanningToday with Miss Johnson we'll be planning our newspaper articles all about Mount Vesuvius and the city of Pompeii! You will need your remote learning book, pen, pencil and ruler for this lesson. Remember, you can pause at any time to get your thoughts and ideas down. Have fun!
30.04.20 Maths: Fraction of an amount 2Please click on WEEK 2 at the top of this page and click on Session. Today we will be looking at Fractions of a set of objects (2). We will continue with this for the rest of the week. Click on session 3 and watch the video before answering the questions straight in your books. Have a go at the first page, remember, if it is asking for a fraction of a big number, try partitioning it e.g. 3/4 of 84 (how many 4s in 80 then 4?) Challenge: Have a go at the second page! Have fun and be sure to e-mail your teachers once you have finished!
Year 3 Daily Hellos!
Wrens Daily HelloHappy Thursday Wrens! Today is a very special day because it's a member of Wrens birthday, along with Captain Tom who is 100 today!! I'll be sharing some fantastic learning and an idea to celebrate the 75th anniversary of VE day! Sorry for my terrible singing in advance! Have a wonderful day everyone!
Robins Daily HelloGooood Morning Robins! Daily we'll talk TTRS (make sure you logon today!), show some learning and go through todays Maths. Make sure to send any more learning over so I can talk about how amazing you all are! Happy Thursday!
Redwings Daily HelloToday we will be talking about WINNING THE YEAR 3 TTRS BATTLE FOR THE FIRST TIME EVER, looking at some brilliant learning, and don't forget the highlight of everyone's day...my daily joke!
30.04.20- Extra Activities
30/04/2020 - PE Quiz
As the weather is due to be rubbish for a couple of days, I have written a short sports quiz for you. There are some current questions, some historical research for you to do, an anagram to solve and a follow up clip to watch if you wish.
Hopefully this will keep you busy and thinking about the history of sport until the good weather returns next week!
Feel free to email me to let me know what you found out and what you thought of the sports performance clip at the end.
Remember to use the formal written method to answer question 4. What 3D shape can you see?
29.04.20 - Wednesday 29th April 2020
BBC - Great British Bunting
With so many events cancelled or restricted for the commemoration of the 75th anniversary of VE Day on 8th May, BBC Radiowanted to come up with a way for people across the UK to mark the occasion and express their pride in our country and to remember and honour the men and women of WW2.
They have sent some guidance on making some bunting that you can display in your window, so we wanted to pass this on.
If you do make some bunting then we would love to see some photos of it.
29.04.20 Maths, fraction of an amount. Please click on WEEK 2 at the top of this page and click on Session 2 (these sessions ran over Easter) please see images below to make sure you have the right session. Today we will be looking at Fractions of a set of objects (1). We will continue with this for the rest of the week. Click on session 2 and watch the video before answering the questions straight in your books. Have fun and be sure to e-mail your teachers once you have finished! Happy Wednesday!
29.04.20- Writing- Inverted CommasToday in our writing, we will be recapping the features of newspapers. Can you remember any features? Our main focus will be looking at inverted commas and we'll be sharing a story called 'Escape from Pompeii'. Have fun!
Wrens Daily HelloGood Morning Wrens! Happy Wednesday! Today I'll be sharing your amazing learning, an amazing TTRS result, quiz scores and a surprise appearance from Rufus! Have a lovely day!
Robins Daily Hello!Good Morning, today we'll be singing a special song, looking at learning AND talking about TTRS. If you're reading this LOGON AND GET SOME POINTS FOR ROBINS! Wishing you all a wonderful Wednesday!
Redwings Daily HelloToday we will be sharing more fantastic learning, discussing TTRS and Miss Durnford gets interrupted by a cat!
Remember for question 3, use your known number facts to help you find 1/8 of 560 grams and then this will help you find 5/8.
28.04.20- Tuesday 28th April 2020
28.04.20- Maths: Subtracting FractionsGood morning Year 3. Today we will be subtracting fractions. Click on lesson 2 and watch the clip first. Remember, when we subtract fractions, the denominator always stays the same. As a challenge, can you simplify these fractions? Remember to e-mail your class teacher if you need additional support. Have fun and be sure to send your teacher your fantastic learning!
Science - Soil investigationToday we will be learning about the process of soil formation. There is an extra investigation, however written learning can be done without making your own compost bin!
Wrens Daily HelloGood Morning Wrens. Today I'll be sharing some fantastic learning with you all, TTRS battles and Oxford Owls (Username: 3Wrens, Password 1234). I wonder if any of you have had a lockdown hair cut yet? If so, please send me your photos! Happy Tuesday everyone!
Robins Daily HelloGood Morning! Come and check out our learning today, we've gone volcano made! Also, come and see if you correctly solved our Y3 riddles! Missing you all lots.
Redwings Daily HelloHappy Tuesday everyone! Today we will be looking at your incredible learning, finding out about my new hobby (I remembered today!) as well as watching a hilarious video clip from Jake.
28.04.20- Extra Activities
Can you name the 3D shape?
27.04.20- Monday 27th April 2020
27.04.20 - Maths: Adding FractionsGood morning Year 3. Today we will be adding fractions. Click on session 1 and watch the clip. Remember, when we add fractions, the denominator always stays the same. Have fun and remember to e-mail your teacher if you need additional support. Happy Monday!
Reading Comprehension- Investigating the city of PompeiiToday, we'll be starting with some handwriting linked to a Year 3/4 spelling. Then we are going to investigate the city of Pompeii and retrieving information and facts based on Mount Vesuvius and Pompeii. Have fun and be sure to email your amazing learning to your class teacher.
Y3 Daily Hellos!
Wrens Daily Hello Happy Monday Wrens! Today I'll be sharing some erupting volcanoes, amazing fractions learning and what we're looking forward to after lockdown. I'm also going to share with you a mindfulness activity to help focus our thoughts and feelings.
Robins Daily Hello!Good Morning to all my lovely Robins, come and check out your volcanoes! Also, I've been sent in 2 riddles...can you solve these? ALSO, Oxford Owl: Go to 'My Class Login' (in pink), Login: Robins321 Password: Robins321
Redwings Daily HelloIt's a brand new week and Mathletics Monday! We also have one of my incredible jokes, a daily riddle and lots of fantastic learning to look at.
27.04.20- Extra Activities
27.04.20- FrenchToday, join Ms Pearson to learn all about weather forecasts in French. Below is also a video all about the days of the week. I wonder what today's weather forecast will be?
For question 4, think about what operation 'find the difference' is associated with? What is the most suitable method to use?
24.04.20 - Friday 24th April 2020
24.04.20 – Ordering FractionsClick on session 4 to investigate how to order fractions. Remember, this is easy to do if the denominator is the same (the bottom number) but we have to do something special if the denominators are different. Any questions, please contact your teacher. Remember, the answer can also be found next to the video. Have fun!
Y3 Reading Comprehension – Sun Safety Come and read all about sun safety today during our reading session, either pause when I read or listen to me before answering your questions. Have fun!
24.04.20- GeographyFor today's Geography lesson we will be learning about some volcanoes around the world and using secondary sources we'll learn more about a very famous volcano called Mount Vesuvius! For this lesson you may want some plain paper or your remote learning book, a pen, pencil and colouring pens or pencils. Have fun!
Robins Daily HelloHappy Friday Robins! Come and say hello to your favourite teacher (and remind yourself of what she looks like!) We've got another riddle and lots of learning to share!
Wrens Daily HelloHappy Friday Wrens! Today I'll be sharing some of your fantastic learning, answering yesterday's daily riddle, sharing a joke from Daniel and talking about things we are excited about doing. Have a lovely weekend!
Redwings Daily HelloHappy Friday Redwings! Today we have a visit from Lola, more of Miss Durnford's AMAZING jokes and some very impressive learning from Redwings!
Logan's volcano erupting!
24.04.20- Extra Activities
Make your own erupting volcano!
As mentioned in today's Geography lesson, below are some links to support you in making your own erupting volcano at home! We understand you may not have all of the items you need, so below are different ways of creating your own volcano.
Have fun and be sure to send your photos and videos to your class teachers.
For question 4, be sure to use your known number facts to help you.
24.04.20 Computing- Purple Mash
23.04.20 - Thursday 23rd April 2020
Science - FossilsWelcome to the 2nd Science Rocks! session. Today we will be looking at fossils and how they are formed. There is an additional experiment at the end. This needs some extra materials (salt, flour and water) so you will need to check with an adult that you have these. You can still do the main Science learning without them. Have fun!
Maths 23.04.20 – Comparing fractions using > < =Click on session 3 and investigate comparing fractions using > < = (greater than, less than, equal to) symbols. Remember, the greater (bigger) the denominator (bottom number) the smaller the fraction. For example, if you had a cake, you would rather that 1/3 of it rather than 1/8 because the whole (the cake) is being split into less pieces. Any questions, please contact your teacher. Remember, the answer can also be found next to the video. Have fun!
23.04.20 - Y3 Daily Hellos
Robins Daily HelloHappy Thursday Robins! Come and say hello and see what your classmates have been up to, also, guess how many Disney films I've watched in the last 5 days!
Wrens Daily Hello!Good morning Wrens! Today I'll be sharing some fantastic fractions learning and colourful volcanoes! I'll tell you the answer to the daily riddle and we'll be talking about objects that are special to us.
Redwings Daily helloToday I will be talking about what I did at school yesterday, sharing even more amazing learning and remembering to actually tell you the new daily riddle! Have a great day Redwings.
23.04.20 - Extra Activities
23.4.20 Art with Mrs Foulkes
23.04.20- Computing- Hour of Code
22.04.20 - Wednesday 22nd April 2020
22.04.20 Maths - Equivalent Fractions 2Click on session 2 and recap which fractions are equivalent (worth the same). For question 5 it will ask you to come up with your own comparison! Remember, you can write ‘is’ or ‘is not’ but you could also use the greater than > or less than < symbols to compare them (if you want an extra challenge). Any questions, please contact your teacher. Remember, the answer can also be found next to the video. Have fun!
22.04.20- GeographyIn today's lesson, we are going to look at the different parts and functions of a volcano. There is a printable volcano diagram attached below if you wish to print and label your volcano this way, or you may wish to draw your own, as explained in the lesson.
Interactive Labelling ActivityIf you wish to have a go at labelling a volcano before you draw or write your labels, have a go at this interactive volcano labelling activity. Can you get them all correct?
Robins Daily Hello!Hello and good morning lovely Robins. I've been sent another riddle and even more learning, come and say hello!
Wrens Daily Hello!Good morning Wrens! Happy Wednesday! Today I'll be sharing some fantastic learning, an announcement about TTRS and to get our brains warmed up, I'll be asking you a daily riddle. Have a lovely day!
Redwings Daily HelloLots of learning and achievements to celebrate today! Daily Riddle - Which question can you never say "yes" to?
Amazing reading from Lily!
22.04.20- Extra Activities
Basketball has always been a popular sport at White Rock, and our nearest professional team are the Plymouth Raiders. Some of their coaches have released some videos designed to challenge and develop your skills.
Try the skills they shown you! Work your way through the videos from number 1 onward and see how many of these challenges you can complete using the correct techniques. Don't worry if you can't complete them all - simply find your own level of challenge and have some fun with them and show off your skills to your family!
You may use a ball of your choice. What difference does it make to how hard you find the skills when you use different size and weight of balls?
Enjoy the challenge, and whilst you are on the Raiders YouTube page, check out some of their game footage to see how the game is played at the top level in the UK.
Watch this video as part of today's Science session.
21.04.20 - Maths: Recap on equivalent fractions Recap equivalent fractions with Mrs. Clohessy-Brown. We will be un-picking some of the learning from yesterday and discussing what fractions are equal to a half and how we can work this out. You’ll need your exercise book, a pencil and ruler. Any questions, please e-mail your teacher.
21.04.20- GeographyToday with Miss Johnson you'll learn all about how volcanoes are formed. Below are two video links all about volcanoes for extra information. Please send any learning to your class teachers and e-mail if you are unsure. Enjoy!
Geography Video TwoExtreme Earth- Volcanoes and Earthquakes. Daily Videos all about Project Earth.
21.04.20- Year 3 Daily Hellos
Wrens Daily Hello!Come and say hi to Miss Johnson! Today I'll be sharing some fantastic learning from you, a joke from Millie, Billy and Heath and Reuben having fun on his trampoline! Keep sending me in your jokes!
Robins Daily HelloHappy Tuesday Robins. Someone has sent in a riddle, can you guess it? We'll take a look at some more learning and sing a very special song to a very special lady!
Redwings Daily HelloToday I will be sharing learning from Freya, Lottie, Leo and Logan. Don't worry - I haven't forgotten about the daily joke!
21.04.20 - Extra Activities
21.04.20 - Art - Session 3What you'll need for this session: Plain paper and pencil/pen; Coloured pencils/pens; Laptop, tablet or phone.
Remember for question 2, find 1/8 of 32 first and then multiply it by how many groups you want to find. Can you name the shape in the corner?
20.04.20 - Monday 20th April 2020
20.04.20 - Equivalent FractionsEquivalent Fractions: Click on Session 1(this should be Summer Term, Week 1) to investigate which fractions are worth the same amount e.g. ½ = 2/4 . Watch the video and have a go at the worksheet. Any questions, please contact your teacher. Remember, the answer can also be found next to the video. Have fun!
Y3 Reading Comprehension and writing - Volcanoes!Today, we will be starting with some handwriting so make sure you are ready to impress the adults around you. Our reading today will look at answering questions based on facts about volcanoes. Be sure to send these to your class teacher or e-mail if you are unsure. Enjoy and happy Monday!
French with Ms PearsonToday, join Ms Pearson to learn all about the weather in French. What type of day is it going to be today?
Year 3 Daily Hellos - 20.04.20
Wrens Daily Hello!Happy Monday Wrens! Today I'll be sharing some amazing learning from you all, TTRS, Mathletics certificates and a funny joke (well I think it's funny) of the day from Miss Johnson!
Robins Daily Hello!Gooood Morning Robins! Come and check how Mrs. Clohessy-Brown is getting on in lockdown. I have so much amazing leaning to show you and another riddle!
Redwings Daily Hello!Happy Monday Amazing Redwings! Today we will be talking about Mathletics, birthdays, learning. Don't worry though - Bobby has provided the joke today!
20.04.20 - Extra Activities
20.04.20- EMW. Don't forget to find equivalent fractions you should multiply OR divide by the numerator AND the denominator!
20.04.20 - Joe Wicks- T-shirt competition
On Friday, Joe said that he would like his listeners to design a T-shirt to help support the NHS. If you would like to do a design your own T-shirt, below is a template you can use.
17.04.20 - Y3 MultiplicationY3 Multiplication: Today, we are going to be looking at multiplying a single digit by a two-digit number. We will use an ‘expanded method’ where we write the answers underneath (so we don’t forget) then add these together. Remember, you can always ask an adult to e-mail your teacher if you would like extra support. Have fun and happy Friday!
Wrens Daily Hello!Good morning Wrens. Come and see the amazing learning you've all been doing, with some cake baking (some guilty chocolate eating), bike rides and setting up sweet shops! Happy Friday and have a lovely weekend!
Robins Daily HelloGood Morning to my wonderful Robins class. My oh my, I have been blown away by your learning this half term, join me to see why!!!
Redwings Daily HelloHappy Friday! Today we will be sharing photos, learning, riddles and a joke from Freya!
17.04.20- Extra Activities
Remember in order to find 4/5 you will need to find 1/5 first and then multiply your answer by 4 to find 4/5.
Today's learning links to the Art on Wednesday, if you want to go back and remind yourself of Renaissance Art and Leonardo Da Vinci, then please do so.
16.04.20 - WritingToday you'll need your writing book, a pen, pencil and a ruler, along with some positive thinking!
16.04.20 - Y3 Maths SubtractionToday we are going to be looking at subtracting using a column method. This will be similar to yesterday but we will remember to subtract each of the numbers. We will look at the rules and discuss what happens when a numbers cannot be subtracted without becoming a negative number e.g. 3 – 6. Follow along and be sure to ask your parents to e-mail your teacher if you need extra support. Have fun!
16.04.20 - Y3 Daily Hellos!
Redwings Daily Hello**WORKING LINK** Come and say hello to Miss Durnford. Today we will be talking birthdays, TTRS battles, jokes, riddles and mindfulness!
Wrens Daily Hello!Come and say hi to Miss Johnson this bright and sunny Thursday! Today we'll be sharing some learning and I'll give you a daily challenge!
Robins Daily Hello!Good Morning wonderful Robins! Come and say hello to your favourite teacher. We’ll look at some more learning and try to figure out our next riddle.
16.04.20- Extra Activities
16.04.20 - FrenchCome and join in with Miss Pearson's French lesson, where you'll find out about where French is spoken in the world.
16.04.20 - DanceHave a go at this Yoga, which has a link to the writing that was set for you yesterday. Namaste!
Remember, to find 1/4 you can half then half the number again. When finding 3/4 you would find 1/4 and then add three of these groups together.
15.04.20 - Y3 Maths AdditionToday we will be looking at adding using a column method. We call this a ‘formal written method’ (as we don’t draw any resources). We will discuss the rules when adding and why you cannot have more than 9 in any one column. Follow along and be sure to ask your parents to e-mail your teacher if you need extra support. Happy first day back!
15.04.20 - Y3 Daily Hellos!
Also, click below for the 'Don't Worry, Be Happy' video!
PE with Joe WicksDaily PE lessons with Joe Wicks to keep our bodies and minds healthy whilst at home!
09.04.20 - Year 3 Daily Hellos!
Robins Daily Hello! Come and say hello to Mrs. Clohessy – Brown during the Easter holidays. Today we’ll be talking about our weeks, Easter and solving these riddles.
Wrens Daily Hello!Come and say hi to Miss Johnson on this very sunny Thursday morning! I will be sharing some funny Easter jokes, TTRS and keeping positive.
9.4.20 Redwings Daily HelloToday we will talking about weekend plans, sharing photos of sunflower seeds and Logan has a joke/riddle for us...Happy Easter Redwings!
06.04.20 - Year 3 Daily Hellos!
Robins Daily Hello!Happy Monday! Come and say hello to Mrs. Clohessy-Brown who has some very exciting news about a member of Robins. We'll discuss TTRS and I'll leave you with a riddle! Riddle 1: What's really easy to get into and hard to get out of? Riddle 2: What can you hear but not see or touch, even though you control it?
Wrens Daily Hello!Good Morning Wrens! Happy Monday! I hope you have you had a lovely week so far. Today we'll be talking about Rufus, TTRS, Mathletics and our class book Four Kids and It. I've also got a mindfulness challenge for you to do at home to keep positive!
Redwings Daily HelloToday we will be talking about another mindfulness challenge, having a look at the photo that didn't work last time and of course, the moment everyone waits for - the daily riddle!
03.04.20 Year 3 Daily Hellos!
03.04.20- Wrens Daily Hello!Come and say hi to Miss Johnson during the Easter Holidays. Today we'll be talking about keeping healthy, staying positive, TTRS and Mathletics. I'll also be sharing a funny joke with you (although I bet your jokes are funnier!) Happy Friday Wrens!
03.04.20 - Robins Daily Hello!Happy April! Come and say hello to Mrs. Clohessy – Brown during the Easter holidays. Today we’ll be talking about Mathletics, TTRS and maybe a joke…
03.04.20 Redwings Daily HelloToday we will be talking about our TTRS battle (so sorry that the photo didn't come up!) , sharing a riddle, a joke, another mindfulness activity as well as a Easter Holiday Challenge!
TTRS as of last night...well done Year 3!
We know how much you all enjoyed learning about J.K.Rowling, so below is a link for you to explore the magical world of Hogwarts and all things Harry Potter from your home!
30.03.20- Redwings Daily Hello!I hope you're all enjoying the first day of your holidays. Today I will be talking TTRS, the sunflower challenge and telling you another amazing joke!
30.03.20 - Robins Daily Hello!Come and say hello to Mrs. Clohessy – Brown during the Easter holidays. Today we’ll be sharing learning, jokes and TTRS!
30.03.20- Wrens Daily Hello!Come and say hi to Miss Johnson on your first day of the Easter holidays! Today we'll be sharing pet photos, planting our sunflowers and learning. I've got some mathletics certificates to award and we'll talk about new battles on TTRS! Sorry for the bad quality of the video this morning!
Welcome to Sketchbooks!“Sketchbooks!” is a short online course AccessArt has created in response to the Covid-19 outbreak. It is made up of a combination of resources on AccessArt, specially re-edited so that they are suitable for all ages and all abilities to use at home. No special materials are required and it is completely free to take part. Parents may wish to help facilitate the project for very young children. The ideas below can be spread out over a number of days or weeks, and the skills and experience learnt will stand pupils in good stead for when they return to school. The activities are also suitable for parents and teachers to undertake themselves!
Update: There will be no learning set over the Easter period, however, we will be uploading 'Daily Hellos' on the below dates.
Monday 30th March
Friday 3rd April
Monday 6th April
Thursday 9th April
Come and say hello to your class teacher!
TTRS as of last night!
27.03.20 - Dance
This is the last part of our breakdancing learning. I have put a link below to a BBC Teach website, where you can learn some street dance. Breakdancing, hip hop and street dancing all use pretty much the same moves. Watch the video and have a go. It is really tricky, so I thought this would be good to keep going back to over the Easter holidays. You can then add these moves to your dance and perform a breakdancing battle with others in your family (if you want to). I would love to see some videos or pictures of you having a go at this. Please email them to me at email@example.com
Click on Lesson 5 and investigate how to represent a fraction as a decimal e.g. ½ = 0.5 (0.5 is halfway between 0 and 1). If 1/10 = 0.1, what else can you find? 2/10 must be the same as 0.2. Watch the video and have a go at the worksheet. Any questions, please contact your teacher. Have fun and have a lovely Easter!
27.03.20 – Robins Daily Hello!Come and say hello to Mrs. Clohessy – Brown. Today we’ll be sharing even more incredible learning, some more jokes and another challenge. Come and say hello! JOKES! I forgot to share these on the video but will do on Monday. Get ready to laugh! Dylan – Why did the orange go to the doctors? He wasn’t peeling well. Phoebe – Why do we tell actors to break a leg? Because every play has a cast.
27.03.20- Wrens Daily Hello!Come and say hello to Miss Johnson. Today we'll be sharing lots of learning, photos and some videos of our daily challenge! A new daily challenge will be set ready for our Monday daily hello, but Wrens I don't think you'll like this...parents, you'll love today's daily challenge!
27.3.20 Redwings Daily HelloToday I will be sharing more learning, the results of our TTRS battle and a joke! I would love to hear some of your favourite jokes. Send them in and I'll make sure I use them in our Daily Hello next week.
27.03.20 - EMW
27.03.20 - Other Subjects
27.03.20 Computing - If you have a keyboard complete the typing task, if not continue with 2Code.
TTRS scores as of last night!
26.3.20 Writing - Story planning
Today, we will be looking at home to write in note form to plan a story. We will be using 3 images to create our story and then will write it in note form. Have fun!
26.03.20 – Robins Daily Hello!Come and say hello to Mrs. Clohessy – Brown. Today we’ll be sharing our amazing learning, share some more jokes and talk about TTRS! Also, another chance to choose from our daily challenge cards! Come and say hello!
26.03.20- Wrens Daily Hello!All about pets! Come and say hello to Miss Johnson. Today I'll be sharing all of your pet photos, showing you a sleepy Rufus and picking out another daily challenge!
PE Challenge in Partnership with the Total 14 Football Academy!
Craig from Total 14 has today set an online challenge to his Academy players which includes White Rock children as he comes in to provide us with our football coaching.
There are 20 football teams that Craig has described only by using emojis. He has not given us the answers yet - so between us do you reckon that we can crack the 20 and send them to Craig before anybody else can?
To help you out, I reckon 14 is New York Red Bulls...
Chat to family, FaceTime your friends and see how many you can get.
Email me your ideas firstname.lastname@example.org.
Feel free to design any others and send them to me and I'll see if I can guess them!
Good Luck from Mr Leaman!
Landscape Art with Mrs Foulkes
'A view from your window'. Today's Art challenge is to draw a landscape from your window. Take time studying your view and get creative. Have fun!
Click on Lesson 3 and investigate counting up and down in tenths. Remember that 10/10 is the whole so there are lots of ways of making 10/10 e.g. 1/10 + 9/10 = 10/10. Watch the video and have a go at the worksheet. Any questions, please contact your teacher. Have fun!
Wrens Daily HelloCome and say hello to Miss Johnson. Today I will be sharing lots of your learning, photos and a big hello from Mrs Varney and Rufus!
Daily Hello from Robins!25.03.20 – Robins Daily Hello! Come and say hello to Mrs. Clohessy – Brown. Today we’ll be talking about jokes! Good and bad! Send some over to me and see if you can make me laugh! We’ll also look at some of your learning and I’ll select another challenge card…
25.03.20 - Other Activities
Remote Sunflower Challenge!
Thank you to Lisanne Spark who came up with this amazing challenge! Sunflowers, with their bright petals and strong stems, are well known for being 'happy' flowers. We would like to challenge all Year 3 children to plant a sunflower seed on Friday 27th March and watch them grow.
We will be sharing photos and measurements every Friday so think carefully about where you plant your seed and what it needs to grow. Make sure to email your teacher with your photos and measurements so we can watch our sunflowers grow together.
Newsround Bulletin TimesNewsround are broadcasting 3 times a day so you can keep up-to-date with the days news. Broadcasting at 9.15am, 12.10pm and 4.00pm.
24.03.20- Using Inverted Commas
24.3.20 WritingToday we will be looking at how to punctuate sentences with inverted commas. Don't forget to use my examples to check you have included all the punctuation that you need!
24.03.20 – Y3 Adding Fractions to make a Whole.
Good Morning Year 3! For Maths today, please click on Lesson 2 and investigate how to make a whole by adding fractions. Remember, a fraction represents a number less than 1 (or the whole). Watch the video and have a go at the worksheet. Please note that due to large volumes of people accessing this site, this may run slower than usual, we thank you for your patience! Any questions, please contact your teacher. Have fun!
Below are some Art activities set by Mr. Aldredge, have fun and get creative!
Art with Mr Aldredge - Session 1A Session focusing on the use of colour through study of Cave Paintings. For this session, you will need: Plain paper and pencil/pen; Colour Media (Paint, coloured pencils, felt pens or pastels); Laptop, phone or tablet; Coffee/tea for staining!
23.3.20 WritingToday we are looking at using adjectives to describe. Have fun and contact your teacher if you have any questions!
Y3 Maths Fractions.
Click on the link below and select 'Lesson 1' to investigate unit and non-unit fractions (a unit fraction is when the top number is 1, a non-unit fraction is when the top number is greater than 1!) Watch the video and have a go at the worksheet. Any questions, please contact your teacher. Have fun!
Here is the list of our Year 3/4 spelling words. It would be great to pick one or two words a day to practice. You my want to look, cover, write and check them, write them in rainbow colours or even put them into a sentence!
In Dance, Year 3 have been learning some breakdancing moves. These moves are also used in Hip Hop dancing as well. Here are some new moves for you to follow along to and include in your breakdancing. Maybe you could learn them with grown ups at home and have a breakdancing battle with them. There is also a link to the breakdancing music used in the lessons.
As well as Dance ideas, there is a link to Joe Wicks 5 minute moves to keep you fit and active indoors.
STARTING MONDAY 23rd MARCH at 9:00am and running all week - 'PE with Joe' a 30 minute exercise session for kids (and adults!) on 'The Body Coach TV' on Youtube. Keep moving and have fun!
Below are two powerpoint documents which your child will have seen in class for early morning work. There are different pages each day designed to help your child remember what they have previously learned in their Maths lesson. There will be some Maths images and some calculations to solve.
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