Welcome to 3rd Grade

Sunday
Feb262017

3rd grade update- Week of February 27th

 

  • There are now two ways to contact me immediately using either the remind app or the Classdojo app. If you need more information to log in, please let me know.
  • We will celebrate Ash Wednesday with a 9:00 a.m. Mass on Wednesday March 1st.
  • We will have a variety lunch on Wednesday March 1st.
  • Mid-quarter report will be going out on Friday March 3rd.
  • We will have a chicken nugget lunch on Wednesday March 8th.
  • The second semester payment of chicken nugget lunch will be due on Wednesday March 8th. Please contact Ms. Ferguson
  • There will be a $2 TAG day on Thursday March 9th.
  • There will be coffee with the principal on Friday March 10th.
  • We will be using a new behavior system in the classroom. It is called ClassDojo. I have sent home a paper in the Thursday folder explaining how you can see how your child is behaving in the classroom.
  • Third grade is out of glue sticks. The students use them several times a week so we are going through them quickly. Thank you in advance.

Math- We will continue to learn about measurement. We will be working on metric measurement. We will work on length, weight, and capacity. The math journal entry/math maintenance will be due on March 2nd. Please make sure that your child labels their entry correctly and glues the math maintenance into their book. If the journal is not labeled or the math maintenance is not glued in I will be deducting a half point for each. The TenMarks assignment is due on Monday February 27th.

Reading- The reading, spelling, and vocab tests will be taken on Monday February 27th. The new story will start on Tuesday. The reading skill/ strategy is fact and opinion. The grammar skill will be possessive pronouns. The tests will be taken on Friday this week. The test will cover vocabulary, fact and opinion, possessive pronouns, and the weekly spelling words.

Religion- We will start chapter 7 this week. This chapter will continue the story of Moses and the Israelites.

Science- We will be using our engineering skill to build a boat that can hold the most pennies.

Social Studies- We will be finishing up chapter on earning, spending, and saving money. The test will be next week.

Thank you for your support!

Sunday
Feb192017

3rd grade update- Week of February 20th

  • There are now two ways to contact me immediately using either the remind app or the Classdojo app. If you need more information to log in, please let me know.
  • We will not have school on Monday February 20th.
  • There will be a taco lunch on Wednesday 22nd.
  • We will have a shadow day for potential new students on Thursday February 23rd.
  • Krispy Kreme orders and money will be due on Thursday February 23rd. The donuts will be available for pick-up on Friday February 24th.
  • The first science club meeting will be held on Thursday February 23rd from 3-4:30 p.m. Permission slips and money must be brought to school before your child can participate
  • Please join us for our Black History Month assembly on Friday February 24th at 1:30 pm. Third grade will be sharing posters that they will be completing about famous African Americans.
  • We will celebrate Ash Wednesday with a 9:00 a.m. Mass on Wednesday March 1st.
  • We will have a variety lunch on Wednesday March 1st.
  • Calendar correction àMid-quarter report will be going out on Friday March 3rd.
  • We will be using a new behavior system in the classroom. It is called ClassDojo. I have sent home a paper in the Thursday folder explaining how you can see how your child is behaving in the classroom.
  • Third grade is out of glue sticks. The students use them several times a week so we are going through them quickly. Thank you in advance.

Math- We will continue to learn about measurement. This week we will be reviewing the imperial system of measurement (inches, feet, yards, pounds, ounces, cups, pint, quarts, and gallons) and take a quiz on Thursday February 23rd. The math journal entry/math maintenance will be due on February 23th. Please make sure that your child labels their entry correctly and glues the math maintenance into their book. If the journal is not labeled or the math maintenance is not glued in I will be deducting a half point for each. The TenMarks assignment is due on Monday February 27th.

Reading- The spelling and vocab tests from last week will take place on Tuesday February 21st. The reading skill/ strategy is cause and effect. The grammar skill will be subject and object pronouns. The tests will be taken on Friday this week. The test will cover vocabulary, cause and effect, subject and object pronouns, and the weekly spelling words.

Religion- We will start chapter 7 this week. This chapter will continue the story of Moses and the Israelites.

Science- We will finish up simple machines by taking a test on Tuesday February 21st. The test will contain a definition and picture of each simple machine and the students need to identify which simple machine it is. Your child has a worksheet in their binder that has the definitions I will be using. Please use this worksheet to study.

Social Studies-We will be working on our posters for the Black History Month assembly. The assembly will be on Friday February 24th at 1:30 pm. Please join us if you can.

Thank you for your support!

 

Sunday
Feb122017

3rd grade update- Week of February 13th

  • There are now two ways to contact me immediately using either the remind app or the Classdojo app. If you need more information to log in, please let me know.
  • We will have a variety lunch on Wednesday February 15th.
  • The second semester payment for Taco Lunch will be due on Wednesday February 15th.
  • There will be a tag day on Thursday February 16th.
  • There will be a 12:30 dismissal on Friday February 17th.
  • We will not have school on Monday February 20th.
  • There will be a taco lunch on Wednesday 22nd.
  • Mid-quarter report will be going out on Friday February 24th.
  • We will have a shadow day for potential new students on Thursday February 23rd.
  • Please join us for our Black History Month assembly on Friday February 24th at 1:30 pm. Third grade will be sharing posters that they will be completing about famous African Americans.
  • We will be using a new behavior system in the classroom. It is called ClassDojo. I have sent home a paper in the Thursday folder explaining how you can see how your child is behaving in the classroom.
  • We need some supplies such as red pens and glue sticks. Any donations that can be made would be greatly appreciated. Thank you in advance.

Math- We will be moving onto a new chapter this week. We will be learning about measurement. This chapter will mostly cover converting measurements. The math journal entry/math maintenance will be due on February 16th. Please make sure that your child labels their entry correctly and glues the math maintenance into their book. If the journal is not labeled or the math maintenance is not glued in I will be deducting a half point for each. The TenMarks assignment is due on Monday February 27th.

Reading- The reading skill/ strategy is sequencing events in a story. The grammar skill will be pronouns. The tests will be taken on Friday this week. The test will cover vocabulary, sequencing events in a story, pronouns, and the weekly spelling words.

Religion- We will be finishing up chapter 6 this week. The chapter test will be on Wednesday February 15th. Your child has an outline that we have been working on over the last week. Please use this to study for the test.

Science- We will continue to work on simple and complex machines. There will be a test on Tuesday February 21st. The test will contain a definition and picture of each simple machine and the students need to identify which simple machine it is. Your child has a worksheet in their binder that has the definitions I will be using. Please use this worksheet to study.

Social Studies-We will be working on our posters for the Black History Month assembly.

Thank you for your support!