Year 3 Learning Log

Spring 1

Year 3

Spring 1 Objectives

  • To be able to locate Nigeria on a map
  • To be able to get key facts about Nigeria
  • To understand the types of buildings that were in West Africa
  • To understand the Benin Empire      
  • To be able to solve multiplication word problems
  • To be able to solve division word problems
  • To be able to design and make a puppet
  • To understand what a force is
  • To understand what air resistance is

Topic – Benin Empire

Websites:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/guides/z3n7mp3

http://africa.mrdonn.org/benin.html

Quiz:

http://www.educationquizzes.com/ks2/history/benin/

Videos:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rdVIoaTq-5Q

Activities

  • A leaflet on the Benin Empire
  • A poster on the Benin Empire
  • Compare the Benin Empire to everyday life
  • Locate Nigeria on a map
  • Make a puppet of someone from the Benin Empire

 

Science – Forces

 

Websites:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks2/science/physical_processes/friction/read/1/

http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks2/science/physical_processes/magnets/read/1/

http://www.sciencekids.co.nz/sciencefacts/magnets.html

http://www.theschoolrun.com/homework-help/magnets

 

Quiz:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/quiz/q73556274

http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/quiz/q83969509

 

 

Videos:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pqKFLPntcxs

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qy-EJRDyt-A

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C7NPD9W0kro

 

Activities:

  • Draw a magnet
  • Make something that uses air resistance e.g. parachute
  • Find objects that are magnetic
  • Make a poster on different forces

 

 

R.E – Sikhism

 

Websites:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/religion/religions/sikhism/customs/fiveks.shtml

http://www.sikhismguide.org/fiveks.aspx

 

Videos:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/topics/zsjpyrd/resources/1

http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/clips/zgyr87h

 

Activities:

  • Make a poster on the 5Ks
  • Make a play about the beginning of Sikhism
  • Write a story about the daily life of a Sikh child.