Deanesfield Primary School

Dream, Believe, Achieve... And Make A Difference!

Week 1 - Week Beginning 23rd March 2020

Year 3 Home Learning - Weekly Grid Bingo!


Choose one activity for each topic every day. How many can you cross off by the end of the week?


Children can still use Mathletics, Reading Eggspress and Times Table Rockstars freely.



Read out loud to yourself or someone at home for 20 minutes.

Challenge: Can you predict what will happen next?

Read something new, something online or a newspaper. Read your book and write down any unfamiliar words. Try to work out the definitions then look them up to check. Read your book to someone at home and have them ask you the questions from your organiser. Read a chapter of your book and create a mind map to include all the figurative language you find. E.g. similes.


Keep a diary across this week telling your teachers everything you have been up to.

Remember it is in chronological order and past tense.

Write a set of instructions about how to make your lunch or dinner on different days.

Remember your imperative verbs e.g. cut, tear, slice and time adverbials e.g. next, after that.

Imagine a world where nothing works quite how you think.
e.g. the dishes are cleaned by tiny cats when you turn the dishwasher on.

Use your imagination to explain how household appliances could work.

Use the link below for pobble 365.

Can you come up with an exciting story about the picture?



Create a poem of your choice about a topic of your choice.

Challenge: Can you make it rhyme?


Practise your times tables- think of fun ways to learn them. Remember to include the inverse!!

Measure the perimeter of as many objects in your house as you can.

Challenge: convert from cm to mm and cm to m.

With an adult, look at the clock at 6 different times during the day. Can you write this as analogue and digital. Pick up an abject in your house and find as many objects as you can that weigh the same as this. Give the objects in your house made-up prices. Pretend to be a shopkeeper and add up what different items would cost.


Design a Mayan God. Draw your God and answer these questions. What are they the God of? (e.g. sun, water) What do they wear?

Do they have a power?

Find 10 things you can pull in your house.

Find 10 things you can push in your house.

Find 10 things you can twist in your house

Research a country from each continent in the world. Create a poster including all the fun facts you have found. E.g. the climate, population, food, language, wildlife.

Challenge: Explain where you would choose to live and why.

Using recycled materials from your house, design and make an Iron Giant!

Be creative and challenge yourself to see how big you can make it.

Brush your hand over 8 surfaces in your house e.g. table, mirror and rank them from having the most to least friction


Go for a walk out in the fresh air. Can you include a jog? Can you include a run?

Put on some calming music and meditate or practise yoga.

Challenge: how has this affected your mood? Why?

Test your times tables and your dancing skills.

Follow the supermovers link and get dancing!


Use your body to pretend to be different animals. E.g. snake: slither on the floor, elephant: stomp around.

Come up with your own exercise routine. How many muscles can you work?

Challenge: do you know the names of them?