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Castle Acre Church of England Primary Academy

Better Together

Wednesday 22nd April

Morning. 

English today is a Reading Comprehension from your books. Answer the questions in full proper sentences in your books

Year 3 Stretch Targeted Comprehension Task

Read ‘Little House in the Big Woods’ and answer the questions in full proper sentences in your book.

Extension

Continue writing the story to show what you think might happen next. What does the bear do? How do Ma, Laura and Mary deal with the bear? Does Pa come home?

Year 3 Targeted Comprehension Book 1

Read ‘Nature Trail’ and answer the questions in full proper sentences in your book

Extension

Can you write an extra verse to the poem based upon the same format :

8 lines , with the 2nd and 4th lines rhyming and then the 6th and 8th lines rhyming.

Year 2 Targeted Comprehension Book 1

Read ‘Get Well soon’ and ‘A Trip to the Shops’ and answer the questions in full proper sentences in your book.

Or The Witches Reading group

Read the poem  ‘Nature Trail ‘ (Attached below )by Benjamin Zephaniah and answer the questions 

Maths Task

Mental Maths: Practice tables facts for 10 minutes using the website

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button

Year 2 focus on 2, 5 and 10s

Year 3 focus on 3,4 ,8 and 6

Extension : Year 3 practise division facts

Then choose from the Maths Challenge below.

PE Challenge

Plan and design a fitness circuit in your garden for you and  family members to take part in. Draw it in your book before you try it. Use items in your garden to help you. There may be 5 or 6 different activities to complete. Time yourself over for example 1 minute and record your score. Who scored the most?

Examples of activities:

How many laps of your garden in a minute?

Slalom shuttle runs using eg plant pots

How many times can you throw and catch a ball against a wall in a minute?

Aim a ball into a bucket? How many times did you get it in the bucket?

If can, take some photos/or draw your circuit and post them on your portfolio.