Welcome to 3rd Grade

Sunday
Feb052017

3rd grade update

  • 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 chicken nugget lunch on Wednesday February 8th.
  • We will have our school spelling bee. The spelling bee for second through fifth grade will be on Thursday February 9th. If your child is selected. I will be letting you know via email.
  • 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 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 finishing up division this week. There will be quiz on dividing by 7-12 on Monday. We took a practice quiz on Thursday. There will be a test on dividing by 0-12 on Wednesday February 8th. The math journal entry/math maintenance will be due on February 9th. 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 6th.

Reading- The reading skill/ strategy is making and confirming predictions. The grammar skill will be contractions. The tests will be taken on Friday this week. The test will cover vocabulary, author’s purpose, irregular verbs, and the weekly spelling words.

Religion- We have prayer service on Monday. We are still working on chapter 6. This chapter is about professing our faith, the Holy Trinity, and the Passover story.

Science- We will continue to work on simple and complex machines.

Social Studies- We have started a new chapter in social studies. This chapter is about goods and services as well as earning, spending, and saving money.  The goods and services project is due on Friday February 10th.

Thank you for your support.

 

Sunday
Jan292017

3rd grade update- Week of January 30th

  • 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 pizza lunch on Wednesday February 1st.
  • Please return the report card envelope on Monday.
  • This week is Catholic Schools Week. There will be a lot of fun activities during this week for parents and students.
  • Monday January 30th will be Student Appreciation Day. The students will receive no homework and they will be allowed to come out if uniform. This TAG day costs no money.
  • We will not be having school on Tuesday January 31st.
  • Wednesday February 1st will be Parent Appreciation Day. Parents will be able to come into the school for an open house starting at 10:00. Then may then accompany the class to pizza lunch. Parents must fill out the pizza lunch order form prior to January 30th so that the HSA knows how much extra pizza will be needed
  • Thursday February 2nd will be another TAG day if students bring in an item for a local food pantry.
  • We will be using a new behavior system in the classroom. It is called ClassDojo. I will be sending 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, paper towels, and glue sticks. Any donations that can be made would be greatly appreciated. Thank you in advance.
  • Please take some time this week to clean up your child's binders. Do not throw any papers away just in case we still need them.

Math- We will be continuing division this week. We will be starting with dividing by 11 on Monday. There will be quiz on dividing by 7-12 on Monday. We will be taking a practice quiz on Thursday. The math journal entry/math maintenance will be due on February 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. I will also be assigning a new TenMarks assignment that will be due on Monday February 6th.

Reading- The reading skill/ strategy is author’s purpose. The grammar skill will be irregular verbs . The tests will be taken on Friday this week. The test will cover vocabulary, author’s purpose, irregular verbs, and the weekly spelling words.

Religion- We started a new chapter last week. This chapter is about professing our faith and the Holy Trinity. We have prayer service next week so we will spend some time this week preparing.

Science- We have started a new topic in science. We will be exploring simple and complex machines.

Social Studies- We have started a new chapter in social studies. This chapter is about goods and services as well as earning, spending, and saving money.  The goods and services project is due on Friday February 10th.

Thank you for your support.

 

Sunday
Jan222017

3rd grade update- Week of January 23rd

  • 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 pizza lunch on Wednesday January 25th and on Wednesday February 1st.
  • There will be a TAG day on Thursday January 26th
  • Report cards will be distributed on Friday January 27th.
  • Next week is Catholic Schools Week. There will be a lot of fun activities during this week for parents and students.
  • Monday January 30th will be Student Appreciation Day. The students will receive no homework and they will be allowed to come out if uniform.
  • Wednesday February 1st will be Parent Appreciation Day. Parents will be able to come into the school for an open house starting at 10:00. Then may then accompany the class to pizza lunch. Parents must fill out the pizza lunch order form prior to January 30th so that the HSA knows how much extra pizza will be needed
  • Thursday February 2nd will be another TAG day if students bring in an item for a local food pantry.
  • We will be using a new behavior system in the classroom. It is called ClassDojo. A paper went home last Tuesday explaining how you can see how your child is behaving in the classroom.
  • We need some supplies such as red pens, paper towels, expo markers, and glue sticks. Any donations that can be made would be greatly appreciated. Thank you in advance.
  • Please take some time this week to clean up your child's binders. Do not throw any papers away just in case we still need them.

Math- We will be continuing division this week. We will be starting with dividing by 7 on Monday. The math journal entry/math maintenance will be due on January 26th. This will be the first entry of the third quarter. 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. I will also be assigning a new TenMarks assignment that will be due on Monday February 6th.

Reading- The reading skill/ strategy is comparing and contrasting. Remember that this was a skill that was difficult a couple of weeks ago. The grammar skill will be helping verbs. The tests will be taken on Friday this week. The test will cover vocabulary, comparing and contrasting, helping verbs, and the weekly spelling words.

Religion- We will be finishing up chapter 8.  The test on chapter 8 will be this Wednesday January 25th.

Science- We will be starting a new topic in science. We will be exploring simple and complex machines.

Social Studies- We will be starting a new chapter in social studies. This chapter will be on goods and services as well as earning, spending, and saving money. They will get a new project on Wednesday. The project will be due on Friday February 10th.

Thank you for your support.