Wednesday in year 3!

What an amazing week it has been so far. I have asolutely loved this topic and finding out about our extreme earth. Don’t forget you can get free online books from the website Oxford Owl. If you haven’t already, sign up for free and have a look at some of the great books that they have online.

For your grammar challenge I would like you to complete the following task. Good luck!

After break it is then time for maths where you have 8 questions to complete. If you are finding it tricky don’t forget that I will give you the answers at the end of the day.

Your writing challenge is very exciting today as you need to imagine that you are a newspaper reporter, reporting all about the volcanic eruption that happened in Pompeii. To find out more about what happened, watch the following video.

http://www.bing.com/videos/search?q=volcanic+eruption+in+pompeii+for+kids&&view=detail&mid=4285088EE7BEA3C62AED4285088EE7BEA3C62AED&&FORM=VRDGAR&ru=%2Fvideos%2Fsearch%3Fq%3Dvolcanic%2Beruption%2Bin%2Bpompeii%2Bfor%2Bkids%26FORM%3DHDRSC3

Mount Vesuvius in Italy

In your newspaper report you need to have a headline and an opening sentence where you tell the reader what has happened. In the main body of your report you then need to tell the reader all about the events in more deatil. It is important that you just give the facts and don’t give your opinion. The following website gives you some top tips for writing a newspaper reports if you need anymore help.

https://www.twinkl.co.uk/resource/t2-e-282-newspaper-writing-tips-powerpoint

Finally in the afternoon it is time to get creative as I would like you to create your own volcano.

There are some ideas below for how to do this or just simply use your imagination and be as creative as you can. I really can’t wait to see them.

http://www.bing.com/videos/search?q=how+to+make+a+homemade+volcano&FORM=HDRSC3

Keep up the hard work and remember………

Mrs Kershaw and Miss Smith

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