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11th May 2020

P3 Weekly Overview               P3 (Miss Gilmore, Ms Falls & Mr O’Reilly)

Week beginning 11th May 2020




Using your planning that you did last week on your minibeast can you use the template in your learning pack to complete a minibeast report.  Just do one section per day i.e. Heading, then introduction etc.


Guided Reading

Bug Club:  Lots more children are building up their reading skills by logging into Bug Club.  Competition continues to see who can read the most books in one week.  I hope lots of you will try and read one book per day.  Don’t forget to click onto the Bug Icon and answer the comprehension questions.  You can earn lots of rewards to spend in the virtual shop!!

Purple Mash Reading – Serial Mash

Read the book Ned and the Jungle Animals.  Read one chapter per day plus complete activities relating to the chapter.



Complete Fun with Spellings 26:1 – 26:4(one page per day).

Middle vowel sound i.e. lad, lid and led/pat, pet and pit/bag, big and beg. High frequency words are their, away and does. Don’t forget to complete the quiz at the end of the week from Purple Mash.  It is great fun!!



This week we are learning to (1) locate quarters on a number line and (2) learning our 4 times tables.

Activity 1 –  bbc bitesize 4 times table

Great game for showing four times tables in arrays.

Activity 2 - halves and quarters of shapes (revision)

Activity 3 -  active learn – pesky pests and nimble knome

Great game for halves and quarters of amounts (Level 1)

Please refer to multiplication and fraction booklets for additional work to support learning.

W.A. U


Focus:-   where do minibeasts live?    What are micro-habitats?

Log in:

Activity 1:  Can you name five of the minibeasts from the video clip?

Activity 2: Where do caterpillars like to live? Where do ants live? Where do worms live? Where do spiders live? Where do ladybirds?  What is your favourite minibeast? Explain why?

Log in:

Activity 3:  Look at the worksheet and work out where each minibeast might be found?  Some minibeasts mights be found in more than one micro-habitat!


Log in to Purple Mash and complete the To Do Music Project entitled:-

2 Explore:- Play and record simple melodies by clicking on the instruments. Please don’t forget to send your compositions to your teachers!!


Art Project

Log in to Purple Mash and complete the To-Do Art Project- Create your own rainbow in order to celebrate all our frontline and NHS workers!