Welcome to 3rd Grade

Friday
Mar172017

3rd grade update- Week of March 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 have a pizza lunch on Wednesday March 22nd.
  • The second semester payment of variety lunch will be due on Wednesday March 22nd. Please contact Ms. Ferguson if you have any questions.
  • If your child is interested in being on the track team the money and permission slips is due by March 20th. Please let me know if you need a new copy of the permission slip.
  • We will not have school on Friday March 24th.

Math- We will take the time test on Monday March 20th. The students have a practice test to review the concepts. The next topic will be fractions. The math journal/maintenance will be due on Thursday March 23rd. The students will receive The TenMarks assignment is due on Monday March 20th.

Reading- The spelling and vocab tests will be taken on Monday March 20th. The reading skill/ strategy is identifying the theme in a story. The grammar skill will be identifying articles and adjectives. The tests will be taken on Thursday this week. The test will cover vocabulary, identifying the theme, identifying articles and adjectives and the weekly spelling words.

Religion- We are currently preparing for the religion scantron test. I have sent home a list of words home so you can review these words with your child at home.

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

Social Studies- The students will take a test on Monday March 20th. The test will cover chapter 9.

Thank you for your support!

 

Sunday
Mar052017

3rd grade update- Week of March 6th

  • 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.
  • Mid-quarter reports was distributed on Friday March 3rd. Please sign and return these as soon as possible.
  • 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 if you have any questions.
  • If your child is interested in being on the track team the money and permission slips is due by March 20th. Please let me know if you need a new copy of the permission slip.
  • 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 shopping at the spring book fair on Tuesday March 13th at 10:00 am.
  • We will have a taco lunch on Wednesday March 15th.
  • The science club will have their March meeting on Thursday March 16th after school until 4:30.
  • There will be an HSA meeting at 7:00 pm on Thursday March 16th
  • We will have a 12:30 dismissal on Friday March 17th.

Math- We will be finishing up metric measurement on Monday March 6th. The next topic will be time. There will not be a math journal/maintenance this week. The students will receive The TenMarks assignment is due on Monday March 20th.

Reading- The spelling and vocab tests will be taken on Monday March 6th. The reading skill/ strategy is making and confirming predictions. The grammar skill will be matching the correct verb with a pronoun. The tests will be taken on Friday this week. The test will cover vocabulary, making and confirming predictions, pronoun/ verb agreement, and the weekly spelling words.

Religion- We will take the test on chapter 7 on Tuesday March 7th. After this chapter, we will start to prepare for the religion scantron test. I will be sending a list of words home so you can review these words with your child at home.

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
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!