Year 3 Weekly English and Maths- 29/06/2020


In English, we will spend two days reading and comprehending the text, one day on the grammar focus and two days planning, writing and editing a text.

Text – The History of Fairy Tales

The History of Fairy Tales Comprehension


The History of Fairy Tales Questions


Pronouns- Pronouns replace nouns. If we didn’t have pronouns, we’d have to keep repeating our nouns and that would make our sentences awkward and repetitive. Try and use pronouns in your newspaper report.



Write your own newspaper report based on a famous fairy tale.

What I’m looking for:

  • an eye catching headline
  • features of a newspaper report
  • use of pronouns

Resources to help:

Newspaper Lessons

Story land Times- newspaper example

Highlight the features

Newspaper checklist

Story land Times News desk Scenarios Cards

Newspaper report planning

Newspaper Writing Template

Reading and Phonics

Children should spend 20 minutes at least three times per week using Reading Plus.


In maths, we will spend the week focusing on a particular topic e.g. shape or place value. Activities will then be set on Mathletics that are based upon this subject.

Topic – Time

Resources to help:

30.06.20 – hours in a day

01.07.20 – Roman numerals ppt

02.07.20 – telling the time to 5 minutes

Additional activities:

29.06.20 – 2020 calendar

29.06.20 – The calendar worksheets

30.06.20 – hours in a day worksheet

01.07.20 – Roman numerals

01.07.20 – Roman numerals answers

02.07.20 – telling the time to 5 minutes

02.07.20 – telling the time to 5 minutes answers

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