Year 3 Autumn 2 Reading Challenge

We have been looking at information texts this half term. Can you complete the challenge based on this non-chronological report?

Read this non-chronological text and then complete the challenges.

Bronze:

Give an example of a desert plant.
What do all plants need to live and grow?
How long can the roots of a bromeliad grow?

Silver:

Write 3 sentences about desert plants using subordinating conjunctions.

Gold:

Improve one of the sections by adding more adjectives, adverbs and conjunctions.

Platinum:

Make a poster showing the information you have learnt from this text. Summarise your learning.

72 thoughts on “Year 3 Autumn 2 Reading Challenge

  1. Silver
    Desert always need spplies
    They need water and food
    They need shelter if it rains
    Gold
    They need loads of big bottle ant gigantic

  2. Bronze
    All planet need water and sunlight
    They need food and supplies
    Then need shelter if it rains
    They will need everything
    It is 18 cm
    Silver
    Deserts allways need food and water

  3. Bronze
    Cacti are the common plants found in deserts. Cactus is different from the rest of the plants.
    All plants need water ,sunlight and soil to grow.
    The bromeliad roots can grow up to 18 metres long.
    Silver
    A cactus does not have leaves like other plants do while cactus has sharp spines or thorns .
    A cactus is a plant that like to grow where the soil is dry and rocky
    Cactus stores water in its leaves, roots and stems even if does not rain for long it has enough water to grow .

  4. Bronze
    1.an example of a desert plant is a cactus
    2.plants need water and sunlight.
    3.the roots of a Bromeliad can grow up to 18 meters long.

  5. Bronze
    1. The desert plant are so spikey some are different.
    2. But the desert have lots of sand that is why some plants and animal live In the.
    Desert. some people go there to have a look for so spikey plants and animal.
    3. Some flower grow there and die again because they just can not stay on
    That too hotness.
    4.They should live in a save sun and rain. But they need to be at some
    Forest.
    5.The bromeliad of the root should stay there for a couple of day.
    Silver
    The desert is so hot that is why some of us do not do there you will feel
    like you are melting.
    2. Africa is a country that is hot too but very poor.
    3. If you have been to Africa and Egypt they have sand too just like Desert .

  6. Bronze:

    Give an example of a desert plant.
    Cacti is a desert plant.
    What do all plants need to live and grow?
    Plants need water, sunlight and soil.
    How long can the roots of a bromeliad grow?
    It can grow up to 18 meters long

    Silver:

    Write 3 sentences about desert plants using subordinating conjunctions.
    Cacti is a desert plant, it survives on very little water.
    Snowbusters can save energy, it can take the whole year to grow tiny leaves.
    Cacti have spines rather than leaves, it helps them to survive.

  7. Bronze
    Water and sun light to grow and live about 2-4days for a bromeliad to grow.
    Silver
    Cactuses can be very sharp if you where touching one it will be sharp as cactus are
    Green coloured plants why can it not be
    Yellow or white

  8. Bronze
    A cactus is a desert plant.
    Plants need sunlight and water to grow.
    The bromeliads roots can grow up to 18 meters.
    Silver
    Although you may think that desert plants need lots of water they actually can survive a little amount of water! They taste disgusting since they have salty water in them. The creosote bush sends out huge networks of roots so that it can seek out every drop of dew or rain.
    Gold
    Desert plants can actually survive on very little water! Isn’t that crazy?
    An example of a desert plant is a cactus. The cactus is very spiky and dangerous. You would not want to touch it. Cacti stores rainwater in there spiky stems.
    Plantinum
    I will create a poster and bring it in.

  9. Bronze
    1.cacti
    2. All plants need water and sunlight
    3.it can grow up to 18m
    Silver:
    Desert plants survive where little bits of water is.
    Cacti’s have spines rather than leaves.
    While some seeds lie waiting for rain some of them grow in the sun.
    Gold
    The green desert plants survive where little bits of water is

  10. Cacti is a desert plant.
    All plants need sunlight, water and carbon dioxide.
    It can grow up to 18 meters.
    Silver: Plants surviving in the desert have long roots that absorb more water from the soil. Desert plants survive by very little water since cactus hold their water in their fleshy stems. They save energy by growing very slowly although it can take them a whole year to grow two tiny leaves.

  11. Gold
    A cactus (plural : cacti cactuses or cactus🌵) [3] is a member ♥ of the plant family👪 Cactaceae [Note1] a family 👪 comprising about 127 genera with some 1750 known species of the oder Caryophyllales. Cactus originates from the greek name kaktos and in Spain 🇪🇸 it’s a artichoke or the ” prickly plant sicily ” as many refer to it in Greese.
    I have done platinum in my 🏡 homework book📖 .

  12. Keyan
    Bronze:

    Give an example of a desert plant.
    Cacti is a plant that grows in the dessert.
    What do all plants need to live and grow?
    Plants need water and light to grow.
    How long can the roots of a bromeliad grow?
    They can grow 18 meters long.

    Silver

    Cactis have spines rather then leave and the spines help protect them from the heat.

  13. Bronze:
    All plants need water and sunlight to grow and live.
    A bromeliads roots can grow up to 18 metres long.
    A Cacti is a desert plant. It stores water in its stem.

  14. An simple desert plant is cacti.
    All plants need water and sunlight because if they don’t the plant will die.
    It’s 18 meters long and that’s very huge.
    Silver
    Because desert plants need little water, it also needs sun light too.
    Although creosote plant sends out a huge networks of roots, it also can specially seek out every drop dew o rain.
    When tiny, little seeds just sit there bored of waiting for wet, soggy rain, they push into life where rain falls then beautiful, lovely flowers, set seed and die in aprocmently a few days.
    Gold
    Although fire beaters can grow even when hot ,bursting fires have massively destroyed their poor, little habitats and that what’s fire beaters do. Super red oat grass has a little seed which also can burrow far down below hardly burnt earth , the seed has a long tail which twists in the boiling, hot soil but helping the little seed to spiral it’s wav deep underground.

  15. Bronze-Water and sun light to grow, and live.
    About 2-4days for a bromeliad to grow.

    Silver-Cactuses can be very sharp if you where touching one it will be sharp.
    As cactus is sharp it can be good to keep away from a cactus.
    Cactuses are green coloured plants why can it not be yellow or white.

    Gold- Plants can grow even when fires destroyed their habitats and if they get a lot of sun light the plant will devolve
    Platinum- 1.Water and sunlight helps plants grow and live.
    2.Most plants colour is green.
    3. Most cactuses are in Africa or North America.

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