Skip to content ↓

LKS2 - Years 3 & 4

Year 3 - Home Learning Ideas: 

WB: 30.3.2020

(Scroll down for Year 4) 

Remember, you all also have a range of online learning tasks that can be completed every day!

Subject

Activity Ideas

Reading

  • Read for 15 minutes every day
  • Write a review for each book you finish - what was the best and worst part?
  • Pick your favourite book and write a set of comprehension questions for others to answer if they read your book
  • Try and use at least one of each question type: who / what / where / why / when
  • Design and make a bookmark for everyone in your house

Writing

  • Plan, draft and then write a Viking adventure story using your family and friends as the characters
  • Write an acrostic poem about volcanoes 
  • Create an information leaflet for a Viking visiting Shoeburyness
  • Research volcanoes and write a list of the key facts for each volcano

Maths

  • Keep writing out at least 3 times tables a day
  • Write a times tables quiz, with 20 different questions 
  • Challenge a family member to complete it – then you can mark it and check their work!
  • Create a set of written maths problems for someone else to solve. E.g. Joe had 50 sweets for all the children that attended his party. How many sweets would each child get if there were 5 children? 10 children? 2 children? etc. 
  • Create a timetable for your day and draw a clock for each activity to show the correct time

Other Challenges

 

  • Take a photo of something that changes each day
  • Look at the school website (in the LKS2 section - scroll down this page) at the topic overview for your year group – can you create any other activities to do based on your topic

 

Year 4 - Home Learning Ideas: 

WB: 30.3.2020

Subject

Activity Ideas

Reading

  • Read for 15 minutes every day
  • Write a review for each book you finish that convinces others they should read your book
  • Pick a non-fiction book and write a set of comprehension questions for others to answer if they read your book
  • Design a book mark for a famous author based on ideas from their books

Writing

  • Plan, draft and then write a ‘dragon- themed’ story  using your friends and family as the characters
  • Write an acrostic poem about a friend or family member
  • Research how to reduce pollution and create a poster using key facts
  • Using the information from your research of the history of Shoeburyness; create an information leaflet for visitors to Shoeburyness. Be sure to use a range of persuasive devices to encourage visitors to attend.

Maths

  • Continue to write out at least 5 times tables a day
  • Write a times tables quiz, with 20 different questions on the times tables
  • Challenge all family members to complete it – then you can mark  and check their work!
  • Create a set of written maths problems for someone else to solve
  • Create a poster to describe the properties of a chosen 2D shape

Other Challenges

 

  • Take a photo every day of something that stays the same each day - but prive its a differnt day in the picture! 
  • Look at the school website (in the LKS2 section - scroll down this page) at the topic overview for your year group – can you create any other activities to do based on your topic

 

 

 

Years three and four (Lower KS2)  have a book based curriculum that ensures coverage of all the National Curriculum subjects in an interesting and engaging way. 

Year 3 Subject Overview 

Year 4 Subject Overview