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Welcome to the Class 3 School Closure page

For this final week, we have a change to our normal home learning. You will not find the usual booklets on the class webpage.


Instead we have put together a summer holiday home learning booklet for you and a reflection booklet ready for moving to your new class.

The summer home learning booklet contains a range of activities to help keep you occupied over the next six weeks. You will find a variety of tasks linked to spellings, handwriting, reading, writing, maths and times tables. The reflection booklet is a great way for you to think about what you have achieved this year and goals to set yourself for next year.


Of course, there are no expectations for you to complete all of these tasks or try to follow a normal school routine during the summer holiday. If you have some spare time and are not sure what to do, we are here to help you with some suggestions. It is an extra resource for you to have at hand if needed. It will though be a great way to keep your skills up ready for a new start in September!

Hello and welcome to Class 3's school closure page.  As schools are still not fully open, we will be keeping you updated on this page with learning activities and ideas.


Here is the joint booklet for Year 3 and Year 4 for this week. You can download it below or you can collect a printed copy from the school foyer.

You also have a separate booklet that includes your new spelling words and Time Table Rockstar challenges for the week. Again, you can download it below or you can collect a printed copy from the school foyer.

Ideas to help with learning the times tables:

The Beast of Buckingham Palace


Previous chapters are in the older weekly folders near the bottom of this page.

We will still be using our Class Dojo page as a way of communicating and sharing things so do please keep posting on there with all the wonderful things you have been up to.


If you prefer to try some online lessons, then check out BBC Bitesize for a range of daily activities. The online lessons appear daily so check out the schedule below to see what is going to appearing soon.

As well as BBC Bitesize, you might also want to check out the daily lessons available on the Oak National Academy website. Oak National Academy is a new collection of high-quality lessons and online resources. Backed by the Government, it has been created in response to the coronavirus lockdown.

New lessons and resources are provided each week. You can either follow the daily suggestion or pick and choose lessons that are of interest to you.

Oak National Academy will fit perfectly alongside other resources such as BBC Bitesize and our own school closure booklets. Together, these can offer a structure to the day for children until schools fully reopen.
We absolutely do not expect you to be replicating school at home. The activities that we are posting are ideas for you to try and are a way of ensuring you are keeping up the skills we have learned in school. Try and do as much as you can and make it work for your family.

Starting Monday 1st June, I will planning for and teaching my 'bubble' full time. You will find that other adults are having the pleasure of seeing and commenting your fabulous creativity and work smiley, although I will still be able, at the end of the day, to answer any questions you might have. I will post a message each morning on Class Dojo and will do my best to have a look at some of your work during the week. I will also continue to post recordings of 'The Beast of Buckingham Palace' here. If you haven't started listening, and want to, the other chapters are still there in the other weekly sections.



Mrs Watson

Weekly Home Learning Packs

Photocopied packs of work for each week are available to collect from the front entrance porch after 10am on the Monday at the beginning of each week.


There is absolutely no suggestion that children work all day, but some structure can be helpful. Some days will be easier to do this than others. We recognise that some of you are also trying to work from home or care for others. Equally, there are some fantastic home learning projects being devised by yourselves. Whatever way you choose, or are able to work, is entirely up to you.


We will be rewarding any work posted on your portfolios with five dojos each day. This will be for the whole day and not for the number of tasks, as this might add additional unnecessary pressure.

Summer 1 2020 Home Learning Booklet

Initial Closure Work Pack






Links to free sites:


For anyone with football mad children




White Rose Maths (similar to our class maths lessons)

This site has five daily lessons per week.

They have a short video, explaining the lesson and a worksheet to complete. You could download this or just write the answers in your exercise book.



The children have their logins in their home learning and closure work packs. Please message me on Class Dojo messages if you need your login sent.



The children have logins for this site also. I will set up a weekly maths competition, which the children can enter. It also has a spelling section.




Keeping Fit


Exercising is good for the body but also helps to make us happy!

This is obviously more tricky when we can't get outside as much as we'd like to.

Here are some sites that will help:


Cosmic Kids Yoga         


New Horizons Meditation


Joe Wicks P.E. every day at 9 am






Authorfy: access to masterclasses on texts from a range of authors, including videos from the authors and activities linked to novels. Requires you to register.

Please keep on reading!


David Walliams 

is reading a book every day. I know the class have enjoyed these, so worth a listen!


Reading Eggs

are offering a 30 day free trial to all their programmes at the moment, through this link


You might like to sign up so you can use Reading Eggspress, a reading comprehension programme for 7-13 year olds.


You can also try Mathseeds, their maths programme for children aged up to 9. 


Spending time on Reading Eggspress can count towards your 30 minutes of reading each day!




You just need to click on the tap that says 'My class login' and enter the following:


My class name: stdenys

Password: pupil


When you click on 'My bookshelf' you will be able to browse a large library of books including some well known classics.


If you would prefer to listen to a story try out this free library of books: