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Nessy

 

Nessy is an online platform specifically designed to help children with their reading, writing and spelling. Work is targeted to individual’s own level and need. 

 

If this is something that you are interested in, Nessy are currently offering this program for free. 

 

If you would like further information or would like to set up an account, please email Mrs Whiteside-Knott at 

heather.whiteside-knott@ashtongatep.co.uk

Week commencing 18th May. 

This week we are going to be enhancing our reading skills by looking at some classic poems and famous poets. When you read the poems in this section try reading them out loud. You can improve your performance skills at the same time as you improve your reading skills.

 

Activity 2 - Benjamin Zephaniah

Activity 3 – ‘Firework Night’ by Enid Blyton

Week commencing 10.05.20.

 

This week you will be able to enhance your reading skills through comprehensions and a 'skimming and scanning' task. This is a really useful skill which is explained more in the video clip.

Use your new skill to 'skim and scan' the picture to find Wally. 
Picture 1

Week commencing 04.05.20.

 

This week you will be able to enhance your reading skills through comprehensions, the comprehensions are linked to some of our exciting topics and VE Day. Each comprehension includes 3 levels, choose the level that suits you best for comprehension and reading, if you are not sure then have a go at the middle level which are the pages recommended in the comprehension's title. 

Recommended reads for Year 3

Task 1- Fossil comprehension- complete pages 4 - 6

Task 2- Ancient Greece comprehension- complete pages 4 - 7

Task 3- VE Day comprehension- complete pages 5 - 9

Week commencing 27.4.20. This week you will be able to enhance your reading skills through comprehensions, using intonation and tone in a playscript and a playing a game to show your understanding of the definitions of words.

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