St Wilfrid's RC Primary School

Care, Learn, Respect.

Year 3 - Mrs Hickey and Mr Bennett

English Easter Holidays (10/4/20~19/4/20)

The pack of work that has been sent home, is for children who would like to do more than the daily piece of work that is uploaded on the school website.

Reading

Date: Thursday 9th April

Book Title: Pugs of the Frozen North

Read the extract and answer the VIPERS questions in your literacy book.

Remember to answer in full sentences and use neat handwriting.

Literacy

Date: Thursday 9th April

LC: Spelling, Phonics and Vocabulary Assessment (2)

This week we will revisit some of the things we have covered whilst working at home.

7) Spelling strategies

8) Phonemes

Complete activities 7 and 8 in your literacy book. 

Remember to use your neat handwriting,

Reading

Date: Wednesday 8th April

Book Title: You're a Bad Man, Mr Gum!

Read the extract and answer the VIPERS questions in your literacy book.

Remember to answer in full sentences and use neat handwriting.

Literacy

Date: Wednesday 8th April

LC: Spelling, Phonics and Vocabulary Assessment (1)

This week we will revisit some of the things we have covered whilst working at home.

5) Prefixes

6) Syllables

Complete activities 5 and 6 in your literacy book. 

Remember to use your neat handwriting,

Reading

Date: Tuesday 7th April

Book Title: The Twits

Read chapters three and four of the extract from The Twits (scroll down to yesterday's work to find it) and answer the VIPERS questions in your literacy book. 

Remember to answer in full sentences and use neat handwriting.

Literacy

Date: Tuesday 7th April

LC: Grammar and Punctuation Assessment (2)

This week we will revisit some of the things we have covered whilst working at home.

3) Writing sentences that make sense

4) Capital letters, full stops and question marks

Complete activities 3 and 4 in your literacy book. 

Remember to use your neat handwriting,

Reading

Date: Monday 6th April

Book Title: The Twits

Read the first two chapters of the extract and answer the VIPERS questions in your literacy book. We'll read the next two tomorrow.

Remember to answer in full sentences and use neat handwriting.

Literacy

Date: Monday 6th April

LC: Grammar and Punctuation Assessment (1)

This week we will revisit some of the things we have covered whilst working at home.

1) Ways of introducing dialogue

2) Using verb tenses correctly

Complete activities 1 and 2 in your literacy book. 

Remember to use your neat handwriting,

Reading

Date: Friday 3rd April

Book Title: Oliver and the Seawigs

Read the extract and answer the VIPERS questions in your literacy book.

Remember to answer in full sentences and use neat handwriting.

Literacy

Date: Friday 3rd April

LC: Continue a story

Read the story opening below.

Write the rest of the story The Noise in the Night in your literacy book. 

Remember to write in full sentences and use neat handwriting.

Reading

Date: Thursday 2nd April

Book Title: The Velveteen Rabbit

Read the extract and answer the VIPERS questions in your literacy book.

Remember to answer in full sentences and use neat handwriting.

Literacy

Date: Thursday 2nd April

Title: The Noise in the Night

Read the text and complete the Text, Sentence and Word activities in your literacy book. 

Remember to answer in full sentences and use neat handwriting.

Reading

Date: Wednesday 1st April

Book Title: Ballerina Dreams

Read the extract and answer the VIPERS questions in your literacy book.

Remember to answer in full sentences and use neat handwriting.

Literacy

Date: Wednesday 1st April

Title: Going Shopping

Read the text and complete the Text, Sentence and Word activities in your literacy book. 

Remember to answer in full sentences and use neat handwriting.

Reading

Date: Tuesday 31st March

Book Title: The Great Chocoplot

Read the extract and answer the VIPERS questions in your literacy book.

Remember to answer in full sentences and use neat handwriting.

Literacy

Date: Tuesday 31st March

LC: Write a play script

Look back at yesterday's text Nail Soup. Notice the features of a play script (character names in the margin, stage directions in brackets, no speech marks, etc.)

Reread The Sandcastle from last Monday (scroll down to the bottom of this page).

Rewrite The Sandcastle, as a play script, in your literacy book. 

Remember to use neat handwriting,

Reading

Date: Monday 30th March

Book Title: The Nothing To See Here Hotel

Read the extract and answer the VIPERS questions in your literacy book.

Remember to answer in full sentences and use neat handwriting.

Literacy

Date: Monday 30th March

Title: Nail Soup

Read the play script and complete the Text, Sentence and Word activities in your literacy book. 

Remember to answer in full sentences and use neat handwriting.

Reading

Date: Friday 27th March

Book Title: Matilda

Read the extract and answer the VIPERS questions in your literacy book.

Remember to answer in full sentences and use neat handwriting.

Literacy

Date: Friday 27th March

LC: Write a shape poem

Look back at the shape poems from yesterday then write one of your own about a hedgehog, spider or butterfly in your literacy book. 

Remember to draft it first on paper then write it up using neat handwriting.

Reading

Date: Thursday 26th March

Book Title: Fantastic Mr Fox

Read the extract and answer the VIPERS questions in your literacy book.

Remember to answer in full sentences and use neat handwriting.

Literacy

Date: Thursday 26th March

Title: Shape poems

Read the shape poems and complete the Text, Sentence and Word activities in your literacy book. 

Remember to answer in full sentences and use neat handwriting.

Reading

Date: Wednesday 25th March

Book Title: Flat Stanley

Read the extract and answer the VIPERS questions in your literacy book.

Remember to answer in full sentences and use neat handwriting.

Literacy

Date: Wednesday 25th March

Title: Weather poem

Read the text and complete the Text, Sentence and Word activities in your literacy book. 

Remember to answer in full sentences and use neat handwriting.

Reading

Date: Tuesday 24th March

Book Title: Horrid Henry's Dance Class

Read the extract and answer the VIPERS questions in your literacy book.

Remember to answer in full sentences and use neat handwriting.

Literacy

Date: Tuesday 24th March

LC: Write a story ending

Write an ending to the story The Sandcastle in your literacy book. 

Remember to write in full sentences and use neat handwriting.

Reading

Date: Monday 23rd March

Book Title: The Legend of Spud Murphy

Read the extract and answer the VIPERS questions in your literacy book.

Remember to answer in full sentences and use neat handwriting.

Literacy

Date: Monday 23rd March

Title: The Sandcastle

Read the text and complete the Text, Sentence and Word activities in your literacy book. 

Remember to answer in full sentences and use neat handwriting.

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